78th Midwest PDE Seminar

October 15-16, 2016

Loyola University Chicago

About the Seminar

The 78th Midwest PDE Seminar will be held October 15-16, 2016 (Saturday and Sunday) at Loyola University Chicago. The Midwest PDE Seminar has run semiannualy since 1977. For information on past meetings see here.

Here is the poster.


All talks will be in Room 111 of the Institute of Environmental Sustainability (IES), which is building 38 on this map.

Invited speakers: Titles and abstracts



Please register to let us know you are coming. There is no registration fee.

Travel support

Funding from the National Science Foundation allows for a limited amount of travel support for graduate students and postdocs. If you would like to be considered for funding, please indicate so on the registration form and email your CV and a brief statement of interest. Also, please have an advisor or a mathematician familar with your work submit a brief email recommendation.


Here is a list of several hotels within a reasonable distance from campus.
  • Best Western University Plaza, 1501 Sherman Ave., Evanston, IL 60201; 1-847-491-6400
  • Hilton Garden Inn, Chicago North Shore/Evanston, 1818 Maple Ave., Evanston, IL 60201; 1-847-475-6400
  • Hotel Indigo, 1244 Dearborn Parkway, Chicago, IL 60610; 1-312-787-4980
  • Hilton Orrington/Evanston, 1710 Orrington Ave., Evanston, IL 60201, 1-847-866-8700
  • Super 8, 7300 North Sheridan Rd., Chicago, IL 60626, 1-800-454-3213
  • DoubleTree by Hilton, 9599 Skokie Blvd., Skokie, IL 60077; 1-847-679-7000


There are a number of places to eat within walking distance of Loyola University. Here are just a few.
  • Giordano's, 6836 N. Sheridan Rd
  • Royal Coffee, 6764 N. Sheridan Rd
  • bopNgrill, 6604 N. Sheridan Rd
  • Chipotle, 6600 N Sheridan Rd
  • Blaze Pizza, 6550 N Sheridan Rd
  • Felice's, 6441 N. Sheridan Rd
  • Pete's Pizza, 1100 West Granville Ave
  • Summer Noodles and Rice, 1123 W Granville Ave
  • Dak, 1104 West Granville Ave
  • Nori, 1235 W. Devon Ave
  • Bar 63, 6341 North Broadway


Emmanuel Barron, Marian Bocea, Robert Jensen, and Brian Seguin

Please email us if you have any question about the seminar.