University of Pittsburgh Department of Mathematics     

Workshop on Nonlinear Waves: Analysis and Applications

March 17-19, 2017



  • Alberto Bressan (Penn State University)
  • Jerry Bona (University of Illinois at Chicago)
  • Geng Chen (University of Kansas)
  • Gui-Qiang Chen (University of Oxford)
  • Constantine Dafermos (Brown University)
  • Francesco De Anna (Penn State University)
  • Pierre Germain (New York University)
  • Xianpeng Hu (City University of Hong Kong)
  • Feimin Huang (Chinese Academy of Sciences)
  • John Hunter (University of California at Davis)
  • Ryan Hynd (University of Pennsylvania)
  • Juhi Jang (University of Southern California)
  • Chun Liu (Penn State University)
  • Qing Liu (Fukuoka University, Japan)
  • Yue Liu (University of Texas at Arlington)
  • Ronghua Pan (Georgia Tech)
  • Mikhail Perepelitsa (University of Houston)
  • Gustavo Ponce (University of California at Santa Barbara)
  • Thomas Sideris (University of California at Santa Barbara)
  • Daniel Spirn (University of Minnesota)
  • Samuel Walsh (University of Missouri)
  • Kun Zhao (Tulane University)


NSF fund for postdocs/students:

Postdocs and graduate students are invited to apply for partial support from the fund of NSF to attend this workshop. Please send your application including your CV to Ming Chen at The deadline of the application is February 25, 2017. Priority will be given to those with research interest and experience in the related areas.

Local information

Supported by National Science Foundation (NSF), Institute for Mathematics and its Applications (IMA), and Mathematics Research Center (MRC) of the University of Pittsburgh.

Organized by Ming Chen ( and Dehua Wang (