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46th Annual John H. Barrett Memorial Lectures
May 16-18, 2016

Modeling and Analysis of Nonlinear PDEs in Spatial Ecology

Plenary Speakers:

Chris Cosner, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL
Mark Lewis, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada [website]
Yuan Lou, The Ohio State University [website]

Invited Speakers:

Anna R. Ghazaryan, Miami University, Oxford, OH [website]
Yu Jin, University of Nebraska, NE [website]
Judith Miller, Georgetown University, DC [website]
Nancy Rodriguez, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC [website]
Wenxian Shen, Auburn University, AL [website]
Michael Winkler, University of Paderborn, Germany [website]

Financial Support

Limited financial support is available to assist in covering attendees travel and/or lodging, with priority given to students, junior researchers, those who present contributed talks or posters and those without access to other funding options from their institution or funding agencies.


All lodging reservations will be booked through the University of Tennessee, whether you are requesting financial support or not. Participants will be staying at Holiday Inn World's Fair Park at a government room rate of $92.00 per night.

Holiday Inn World's Fair Park Knoxville
525 Henley Street
Knoxville, TN 37902

Registration Deadlines

Register requesting financial support: March 13, 2016
Register to give a talk or poster presentation: April 17, 2016
Register for the conference: April 25, 2016

Contact information: Tuoc Phan,

Organizing Committee: Louis J. Gross, Suzanne Lenhart, Tadele Mengesha, Tuoc Phan
This conference is being sponsored by
The University of Tennessee Mathematics Department,
National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis (NIMBioS),
College of Arts & Sciences, and the Office of Research & Engagement.
This conference is also supported in part by the Institute for Mathematics and its Applications (IMA) through its Participating Institution (PI) Program. PI members may use IMA/PI funds to support personnel’s travel to this conference.


last updated: February 2017

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