Laboratoire Jacques-Louis Lions


Université Pierre et Marie Curie

Workshop on
A posteriori estimates for adaptive mesh refinement and error control


Workshop date and place

    Monday, October 13, 2008, 9:30 - 17:30
    attention, room change: Room 1C12 (1st floor, wing C)
    Laboratoire Jacques-Louis Lions
    Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris 6)
    175 rue du Chevaleret, 75013 Paris, FRANCE
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09:30 - 09:45

Alexandre Ern

The MoMaS research program  

09:45 - 10:30

Rüdiger Verfürth

Explicit upper bounds for dual norms of residuals  

10:30 - 11:00

coffee break

11:00 - 11:45

Mark Ainsworth

A synthesis of a posteriori error estimation techniques for non-conforming, mixed and discontinuous FEM  

11:45 - 12:30

Andreas Veeser

A fair of energy norm error estimators  

12:30 - 14:00

lunch break

14:00 - 14:45

Carsten Carstensen

Adaptive finite element methods in the calculus of variations

14:45 - 15:30

Barbara Wohlmuth

Equilibrated error estimators for contact problems  

15:30 - 16:00

coffee break

16:00 - 16:45

Martin Vohralík

Guaranteed and robust a posteriori error estimation based on flux reconstruction for discontinuous Galerkin methods  

16:45 - 17:30

Christine Bernardi

A posteriori error analysis of the penalty method  


    There is no workshop fee. Registration by sending an e-mail to is however compulsory. It gives access to the talks and coffee breaks. Lunch in the premises is possible.

The support of GNR MoMaS, Pôle International, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, and Laboratoire Jacques-Louis Lions is gratefully acknowledged.

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Last updated on October 13, 2008.