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18/06/2003, 16:30 — 17:30 — Amphitheatre Pa1, Mathematics Building
Olga A. Ladyzhenskaya, Steklov Institute of Mathematics, St. Petersburg, Russia

On the mathematical problems for viscous fluids of various types

The lecture is devoted to the boundary value and the initial-boundary value problems for the Navier-Stokes equations, the principal system of hydrodynamics, as well as for some of its generalizations.

The Mathematics Colloquium is a series of monthly talks organized by the Department of Mathematics of IST, aiming to be a forum for the presentation of mathematical ideas or ideas about Mathematics. The Colloquium welcomes the participation of faculty, researchers and undergraduate or graduate students, of IST or other institutions, and is seen as an opportunity of bringing together and fostering the building up of ideas in an informal atmosphere.

Organizers: Conceição Amado, Lina Oliveira e Maria João Borges.