NSEC8 Program

           (Tentative,  may be changed, corrections and suggestions are welcome)



September 11 (Steklov Institute, Fontanka, 27)

  9.00 – 12.00  Registration

  9.50 – 10.00  Opening

10.00 – 10.30  G.A. Seregin (St. Petersburg) A review of O.A. Ladyzhenskaya’s results in the mathematical theory of viscous fluids.

10.40 – 11.10  V.A. Solonnikov ( St. Petersburg)  On the Non-stationary Free Boundary Problem for the Navier-Stokes Equations.


 Coffee break


11.40 – 12.10  N.N. Uraltseva (St. Petersburg)  On the Regularity for Some Parabolic Free Boundary Problems.

12.15 – 12.45  P.I. Plotnikov (Novosibirsk) On compactness, existence and domain dependence of steady solutions for  compressible isothermal Navier-Stokes equations.




LUNCH    13.00—14.00


14.30 – 15.00  H. Beirao Da Veiga (Pisa) Fluids flows in elastic vessels.

15.05 – 15.35  B. Desjardines   (Bruyeres le Chatel) Low Mach number limit of compressible viscous flows.


Coffee break


16.00 – 16.30  D. Kroener, C. Merkle (Freiburg) Complex appplications for the nonstationary compressible Navier-Stokes equations in 3D.

16.35 – 17.05  Ch. Liu (University Park, PA) Variational Principles in Elastic Fluids.

17.10 – 17.40  V. Starovoitov (Bonn) Problems on a motion of rigid bodies in a viscous fluid.



WELCOME PARTY 18.30 – 20.30

Euler International Mathematical Institute


September 12 (Steklov Institute, Fontanka, 27)

10.00 – 10.30  Y. Giga  (Sapporo)  Regularizing rate estimates for the Navier-Stokes equations.

10.35 – 11.05  J. Malek (Prague)   On fluids with shear and pressure dependent viscosity.


Coffee break


11.25 – 11.55  J.-F. Rodrigues (Lisbon) On flows of fluids with nonlocal energy dependent viscosities.

12.00 – 12.30  M. Ruzicka  (Freiburg)   Electrorheological fluids: Modelling, Analysis, and Numericks.


LUNCH    13.00—14.00


Section A

14.30 – 14.50  H. Abels (Darmstadt)   Stokes equations in asymptotically flat domains.

14.50 – 15.10  M. Bause (Erlangen)    A numerical study of some approximation schemes for steady compressible viscous flow.

15.10 – 15.30  N. Chemetov (Lisbon)  On a motion of a perfect fluid through a given domain.



Section B

14.30 – 14.50  H.-C. Lee (Ajou)   Computations of a velocity and temperature tracking  problem for the Boussinesq equations with piecewise distributed controls.

14.50 – 15.10  I. Mogilevskii (Tver)   On a steady flow of a thin layer of a non-Newtonian fluid with free boundary over rigid surface.

15.10 – 15.30  P. Mucha (Warsaw)   The Navier-Stokes equations and the maximum principle.


Coffee break 15.30 – 16.00


Section A

16.00 – 16.20  L. Brandolese (Paris) Asymptotic behavior of the energy and pointwise estimates for solutions to the  Navier-Stokes equations.

16.20 – 16.40  A.Kandasamy (Mangalore) Behavior of Casson Fluid in a Finite Width Slider Bearing.

16.50 – 17.10  G. Lukashevich (Warsaw)  Long time behavior of viscous fluids in some 2D domains.

17.10 – 17.30  M. Olshanskii  (Moscow) Finite element method for the Navier-Stokes equations in rotation form: stability and solvers.

17.35 – 17.55  G. Karch   (Wroclaw) Smooth and singular solutions of incompressible Navier-Stokes system.


Section B

16.00 – 16.20  Yu. Sheretov(Tver) On the unique solvability of stationary boundary–value problem for quasi–hydrodynamic equations in Stokes approximation.

16.20 – 16.40  V. Valdes (Oviedo) A one-dimensional fluidized bed model of the compressible Navier-Stokes type with vanishing viscosity.

16.50 – 17.10  E. Casella,  P. Secchi , and P. Trebeshi (Brescia) Global classical solutions for MHD system.

17.10 – 17.30  I. Zakharova (Tver) An exterior stationary problem for generalized Navier-Stokes equations.




September 13 (Steklov Institute, Fontanka, 27)


10.00 – 10.30  O. Ladyzhenskaya (St. Petersburg)  On the Basic Keystones of the Modern Approach to the Study of the Navier-Stokes Equations.

10.35 – 11.05  G. Seregin ( St. Petersburg) L3,\infty -solutions are smooth.


Coffee break


11.30 – 13.20     Round Table


LUNCH    13.30—14.30


14.30 – 15.00  D. Bresch (Clermont Ferrand) Some mathematical results on geophysical models.

15.05 – 15.35  P.  Penel  (Toulon) The role of eigenvalues and eigenvectors of the rate of deformation tensor in the theory of the Navier-Stokes equations.


Coffee break


16.00 – 16.30  V. Pukhnachev (Novosibirsk) Symmetries in the Navier-Stokes equations.

16.35 – 17.05  W. Zajaczkowski (Warsaw) On global special regular solutions to Navier-Stokes equations.



September 14 (Steklov Institute, Fontanka, 27)


  9.20 –   9.50  O.John (Praha) On the regularity of weak solutions of parabolic systems.

10.00 – 10.30   V. G. Iooss (Nice)   Water-waves as a spatial dynamical system.

10.35 – 11.05   H. Kozono (Sendai) Extension criterion via two-components of vorticity on strong solutions to the 3 D Navier-Stokes equations.


Coffee break


11.25 – 11.55 K. Masuda (Sendai)      Nonlinear evolution equations and analyticity.

12.00 – 12.30 H. Morimoto (Meiji University )  Exponential decay at the infinity of steady Navier-Stokes flows in 2D semi-infinite channel.


LUNCH    13.00—14.00


14.30 – 15.00  E. Feireisl (Prague)   On Some Recent Results on the Existence of Global-in-Time Solutions to the Navier-Stokes Equations of Compressible Isentropic Fluid .  

16.00 – 16.30  M. Padula (Ferrara)    On direct Ljapunov method in continuum theories.

15.05 – 15.35  P. Secchi (Brescia)   2D slightly compressible ideal flow in the exterior domain .




Cultural Program




September 15 (Steklov Institute, Fontanka, 27)


  9.20 –   9.50  J.Stara (Praha) Smooth flows for a class of fluids with shear dependent viscosities

10.00 – 10.30  A. Fursikov (Moscow)  Stabilization of Navier-Stokes equations by feedback control from boundary: solvability and justification of numerical simulation.

10.35 – 11.05  J. Heywood (Vankouver) A curious phenomenon in a model problem, suggestive of the hydrodynamic inertial range and smallest scale of motion.


Coffee break


11.25 – 11.55  K. Rajagopal    (College Station, TX)    Thermodynamic Framework for Rate Type Differential Models.

12.00 – 12.30  G. Sell (Minneapolis, MN) Navier-Stokes equations and climate modeling.


LUNCH    13.00—14.00


14.30 – 15.00   D. Chae  (Seoul) Some results on the incompressible Euler system and its perturbations.

15.05 – 15.35   M.Gunzburger (Ames, IA) Reduced-ordered modeling for computations for the Navier-Stokes equations.


Coffee break


16.00 – 16.30  R. Rautmann (Paderborn) Navier-Stokes Approximations: Convergence in High Order Norms and Stability.

16.35 – 17.05  S. Repin (St. Petersburg) Estimates of deviations from exact solutions of generalized Newtonian fluids.

17.05 – 17.35  A. Sequeira (Lisbon) Existence Results for a Generalized Oldroyd-B Model Characterizing the Rheological Behaviour of Blood Flow.



September 16


Cultural Program



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September 17 (Steklov Institute, Fontanka, 27)


10.00 – 10.30  H. Amann ( Zurich) Maximal regularity for the Navier-Stokes equations.

10.35 – 11.05  V. Kalantarov (Istanbul) Global behavior of solutions of Coupled Kuramoto-Sivashinsky and Ginzburg-Landau Type Model for the Marangoni Convection.


Coffee break


11.25 – 11.55 S. Nazarov (St. Petersburg) Weighted spaces with separated asymptotics in relation to the Navier-Stokes equations.

12.00 – 12.30 K. Pileckas (Vilnius) On stationary Navier-Stokes equations in domains with noncompact boundaries.


LUNCH    13.00—14.00


14.30 – 15.00  H.J. Choe and H. Kozono  (Seoul) Stokes problem for Lipschitz domain .

15.05 – 15.35  J. Neustupa (Prague)  The influence of Pressure to Local Regularity of a Weak solution to the Navier-Stokes equation.


Coffee break


16.00 – 16.30  A. Mahalov, B. Nicolaenko (Arizona State University) 3D Navier-Stokes Equations with Initial Data Characterized by Uniformly Large Vorticity.

16.35 – 17.05  S. Montgomery-Smith and M. Pokorny (Prague) A counterexample to the smoothness of the solution to an equation arising in fluid mechanics.

17.10 – 17.40  N. Sauer (Pretoria) Non-standard boundary conditions for Navier-Stokes and related equations.


September 18 (Steklov Institute, Fontanka, 27)


10.00 – 10.30  Y. Belopolskaja (St. Petersburg) Probabilistic models for hydrodynamic equations.

10.35 – 11.05  G. Prouse (Milan) On some models of blood circulation.


Coffee break


11.25 – 11.55  A. Tani (Keio University) A boundary value problem for the steady Stokes equations in a plane angle.


LUNCH    13.00—14.00




Section A

14.30 – 14.50   I. Denisova ( St. Petersburg)   Classical Solvability of a Problem Governing the Motion of a Closed Iterface Separating Two Compressible Fluids.

14.50 – 15.10   E. Frolova (St. Petersburg)    On a Free Boundary Problem for Incompressible Inhomogeneous Fluid.

15.10 – 15.30   A. Gorshkov (Moscow) Stabilization of parabolic differential equations defined in the unbounded domains.



Section B

14.30 – 14.50  A. Lozinski and R.G. Owens(Lausanne) On stability of planar Couette flow of an Oldroyd-B fluid: the case of inflow boundary conditions.

14.50 – 15.10  H. Oliveira (University of Algarve) Stopping a viscous fluid by a feedback dissipative external field: I. The stationary Stokes problem.

15.10 – 15.30  S.  Necasova (Prague) Asymptotic behavior of the steady fall of a body on viscous fluids.


Coffee break 15.30 – 16.00


Section A

16.00 – 16.20  D. Prazak (Prague) On the dimension of the attractor for the modified Navier-Stokes equations.

16.20 – 16.40  M. Santos (Brasil) Stationary solution of the Navier-Stokes equations for inhomogeneous incompressible fluids in 2d domains with channels having bounded cross sections.

16.50 – 17.10  S. Ershkov (Moscow) Self-Similar Solutions to the Complete System of Navier-Stokes Equations for Swirling Viscous Compressible Gas Flow.


Section B

16.00 – 16.20  T. Shilkin (St. Petersburg)  On the Smoothness of Solutions of the 3D-Stationary Boussinesq System and Related Problems of Mechanics.

16.20 – 16.40  P. Shorygin (Moscow) Approximate controllability of the Navier-Stokes equations in the unbounded domain.

16.50 – 17.10  O. Steiger (University of Zurich) Navier-Stokes equations with boundary conditions involving the pressure.

17.10—17.30  A. Koptev (St. Petersburg) Navier-Stokes equations and a laminar - turbulent transition  in the incompressible fluid flow.