Institute for applied mathematics

Yukihiro Seki

Institute for Applied Mathematics
Endenicher Allee 60
53115 Bonn

Room 2.016
Phone: +49 (0)228 73 3423
Email: seki

Work Experiences

  1. April 2004 - March 2006:  Teaching assistant, Chuo University
  2. April 2006 - March 2008:  COE Research Assistant, University of Tokyo
  3. April 2008 - March 2010:  JSPS Research Fellow for Young Scientists, University of Tokyo
  4. April 2010 - December 2010:  Grants-in-Aid Scientific Researcher, Tokyo Institute of Technology; GCOE Project Researcher, University of Tokyo
  5. December 2010 - November 2011:  JAE doc researcher, Instituto de Ciencias Matematicas (ICMAT)
  6. November 2011 - current:  Assistant, University of Bonn.

Publications (Referred original articles)

  1. Y. Seki, R. Suzuki, and N. Umeda, Blow-up directions for quasilinear parabolic equations, Proc. Roy. Soc. Edinburgh Sect. A, 138 (2008), 379--405.
  2. Y. Seki, On directional blow-up for quasilinear parabolic equations with fast diffusion, J. Math. Anal. Appl. 338 (2008), 572--587.
  3. Y. Giga, Y. Seki, and N. Umeda, Mean curvature flow closes open ends of noncompact surfaces of rotation, Comm. Partial Differential Equations, 34 (2009), 1508--1529.
  4. Y. Seki, On exact dead-core rates for a semilinear heat equation with strong absorption, Commun. Contemp. Math, 13 (2011), 1--52.
  5. Yoshikazu Giga, Yukihiro Seki, and Noriaki Umeda, On decay rate of quenching profile at space infinity for axisymmetric Mean curvature flow, Discrete Contin. Dyn. Syst. 29 (2011), 1463-–1470.
  6. Y. Seki, Y. Sugiyama, and J. J. J. Velazquez, Multiple peak aggregations for the Keller-Segel system, Nonlinearity (to appear),

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Die ehemalige Doktorandin am IAM, Lisa Hartung (aktuell: Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York), wurde für ihre herausragende Doktorarbeit "Extremal Processes in Branching Brownian Motion and Friends" (Betreuer: Prof. Bovier) mit dem Förderpreis der DMV-Fachgruppe Stochastik ausgezeichnet. Details hier. (14.03.2018)

Prof.  Patrik Ferrari erhält den ersten Alexandros Award zusammen mit Ivan Corwin (Columbia University) und Alexei Borodin (MIT) für den Artikel "Free energy fluctuations for directed polymers in random media in 1+1 dimensions".
Details siehe hier. (12.03.2018)

Frau Dr. Martina Vera Baar erhält den Hausdorff-Gedächtnispreis für die beste Dissertation des akademischen Jahres 2016/17 (Betreuer: Prof. Dr. A. Bovier, IAM). (Pressemitteilung, 24.01.2018)


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Institute for Applied Mathematics
University of Bonn
Endenicher Allee 60
D-53115 Bonn / Germany