Minimum Residual & Least-Squares Finite Element Methods

Santiago, Chile

October 5-7, 2022


The aim of this workshop is to bring together leading international researchers in the area of minimum residual and least-squares finite element methods. This is the fifth edition and takes place Oct. 5-7, 2022 at the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile in Santiago, Chile. The first workshop in this series took place 2013 in Austin, followed by the second workshop 2015 in Delft, the third one 2017 in Portland, and the fourth one 2019 in Berlin.


Participation is by invitation only. Visitors are welcome to attend the presentations. Please contact the organizers at if you are interested to give a short talk or attend the meeting.


Participation is free of charge, however, there are small fees for the two social events: If you wish to attend one or both events please use one of the payment options below. After payment please let us know via mail ( the options you have chosen (this information is necessary to identify your payment).

Please make your payment until September 5 so that we can proceed with the reservations.

Important Information

WHENOctober 5-7, 2022
WHERESantiago, Chile

Call for Abstracts

Please submit your one page abstract by September 5, to using the template available here.

Scientific Committee

Pavel Bochev Sandia National Lab, USA
Zhiqiang Cai Purdue University, USA
Carsten Carstensen Humboldt–Universität zu Berlin, Germany
Wolfgang Dahmen University of South Carolina, USA
Leszek F. Demkowicz The University of Texas at Austin, USA
Jay Gopalakrishnan Portland State University, USA
Norbert Heuer Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Chile
Rob Stevenson Universiteit van Amsterdam, Netherlands


Norbert HeuerPontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Chile
Thomas FührerPontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Chile
Michael KarkulikUniversidad Técnica Federico Santa María, Chile

Local assistant

Izabel AntlePontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Chile