SMS scnews item created by Hannah Bryant at Mon 7 Aug 2023 1243
Type: Seminar
Modified: Tue 8 Aug 2023 1247
Distribution: World
Expiry: 10 Aug 2023
Calendar1: 10 Aug 2023 1300-1400
CalLoc1: Carslaw 375 & online via Zoom
CalTitle1: SMRI Seminar: Peng Lu ’Conformal Bach flow’
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SMRI Seminar: Lu -- Conformal Bach flow

SMRI Seminar
’Conformal Bach flow’ 
Peng Lu (University of Oregon)

Thursday 10 August
1:00-2:00pm (AEST)
Carslaw 375 & online via Zoom (Register/Join

Abstract: We introduce conformal Bach flow and establish its well-posedness on closed 
manifolds.  We also obtain its backward uniqueness. To give an attempt  to study the 
long-time behavior of conformal Bach flow, assuming that the curvature and the pressure 
function are bounded, global and local Shi’s type $L^2$ estimate of derivatives of 
curvatures are derived.

To make the talk more accessible, we will spend some time to survey on high order 
parabolic curvature flow. This is a joint work with Jiaqi Chen of Xiamen University and 
Jie Qing of UCSC. 


Please join us after the seminar for SMRI afternoon tea, 2:00-2:45pm every Thursday on
the SMRI Terrace (accessed through A14-04-L4.36) 


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