FALL 2007
For the following seminars, unless otherwise stated the hour is 11:00,
the room is RLM 12.166, and it is a Mathematical Physics Seminar.
Fri, Sept 7: Luis Boya (Univ of Zaragoza)
The Monster Group and Physics
Fri, Sept 21: Jim Kelliher (Brown)
Eigenvalues of the Stokes operator versus the Dirichlet Laplacian
Mon, Sept 24: Corey O'Hern (Yale)
Are Dense Granular Shear Flows Ergodic?
(Joint with Nonlinear Dynamics: 1:00pm in RLM 11.204)
Wed, Sept 26: Natasa Pavlovic
Regularity of solutions to the Navier-Stokes equations evolving
from small initial data in a critical space
Wed, Oct 17: Charles Radin
Phase transitions in granular media
Fri, Oct 26: Jalal Shatah (Courant)
Hydrodynamic instabilities and free boundary problems
Mon, Oct 29: Bulbul Chakraborty (Brandeis)
Entropy and "Temperature" of Granular Packings
(Joint with Nonlinear Dynamics: 1:00pm in RLM 11.204)
Mon, Nov 5: Lai-Sang Young (Courant)
Shear-induced mixing
Math Colloquium
Wed, Dec 5: Anton Arnold (Technical Univ Vienna)
Quantum-Fokker-Planck models: global solutions, steady
states and large time behavior
Note room and time: RLM 10.176 at 1:00