Universität Wien FIND

250006 SE Seminar on Calculus of Variations (2020S)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 25 - Mathematik
Prüfungsimmanente Lehrveranstaltung


max. 25 Teilnehmer*innen
Sprache: Englisch



Given the current situation, the seminar does not meet physically.

Materials for the seminar may be retrieved from the Moodle page of the seminar.


Ziele, Inhalte und Methode der Lehrveranstaltung

The seminar will offer the opportunity of getting in touch with
classic and modern themes from the Calculus of
Variations. All participants are welcome to contribute by
presenting a topic and by taking part in informal
discussions. Occasionally, scientific guests will also be invited to

This seminar is associated to the Vienna School of Mathematics (VSM).

Art der Leistungskontrolle und erlaubte Hilfsmittel

Each student participant will be required to deliver a online presentation on a preassigned topic. Details in moodle.

Mindestanforderungen und Beurteilungsmaßstab

To participate into the discussions and deliver a well-prepared presentation.


The topic of the presentation will be discussed with the students.


References will be given along the course. As general reference I suggest: F. Rindler, Calculus of Variations, Springer, 2018.

Zuordnung im Vorlesungsverzeichnis


Letzte Änderung: Mo 17.08.2020 09:48