LMS Northern Regional Meeting

University of Northumbria, Newcastle
Meeting Date: 
Friday, 25 May, 2018 - 18
Meeting Time: 
Tamara Grava (Bristol University, UK, and SISSA-ISAS, Trieste, Italy); Sara Lombardo (Loughborough University, UK); Noel Smyth (Edinburgh University, UK).

LMS Northern Regional Meeting & Workshop 2018

The lectures are aimed at a general mathematical audience. All interested, whether LMS members or not, are most welcome to attend this event.

This day meeting takes place during the LMS Workshop on Advances in Theory of Nonlinear Waves. from 23-25 May 2018


  • 2.00 pm Opening of the meeting
  • 2.15 pm Tamara Grava (Bristol University, UK, and SISSA-ISAS, Trieste, Italy);

Long time asymptotic behaviour of dispersive equations with step-like initial data.

  • 3.15 pm Noel Smyth (Edinburgh University, UK)

Water waves, undular bores and resonances.

  • 4.15 pm Tea/Coffee Break
  • 4.45 pm Sara Lombardo (Loughborough University, UK); 

Spectra as complex curves: understanding instabilities of nonlinear waves by means of elementary algebraic-geometry.

  • 5.45 pm Wine reception
  • 7.30 pm Society Dinner

Regisration: Please register for your place by contacting the organisers: Dr Benoit Huard and Dr Matteo Sommacal

Travel Funding for Research Students and LMS Members: There are funds available to contribute in part to the expenses of members of the London Mathematical Society or research students registered at UK universities to attend the meeting and workshop. Requests for support, including an estimate of expenses, as well as all queries about the two events may be addressed to the organisers: Dr Benoit Huard and Dr Matteo Sommacal

Location and Further Details: Available here