Fall 1991
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
Monday, Sept. 9: Yakov Pesin (Penn. State), Chaos in dissipative
dynamical systems (Colloquium)
Wednesday, Sept. 11: Yakov Pesin (Penn. State), "Ergodic theory of
chains of hyperbolic systems with local couplings"
Wednesday, Sept. 11: Yakov Pesin (Penn. State), Dimensions of invariant
sets (Dynamical Systems Seminar)
Wednesday, Sept. 18: Andrei Toom, Stability in random interactive systems
Monday, Sept. 23: Christian Gruber (Lausanne): Low temperature phase
diagrams for lattice system
Wednesday, Sept. 25: Christian Gruber (Lausanne): Ground state properties for
a model of interacting fermions
Wednesday, Oct. 2: Lorenzo Sadun, Eigenvalue trapping in strong attractive
potentials
Tuesday, Oct. 8: Willard Miranker (IBM), Neural organization of the locomotive
oscillator (Numerical Analysis Seminar, 4:00 in RLM 11.176)
Wednesday, Oct. 9: Daniel Berend, Transmission through a Thue-Morse Chain
Friday, Oct. 18: Charles Radin, Tiling dynamical systems
Friday, Oct. 25: Jan Segert (Missouri), Exponential approach to the adiabatic
limit in quantum mechanics
Wednesday, Oct. 30: Filippo Cesi, Probabilistic dynamics for spin systems
Wednesday, Nov. 6 Hans Koch, Dyson's hierarchical model. Some results and
open questions
Friday, Nov. 15: Laurette Tuckerman, Dynamic Mechanism for the Formation of
Metastable Phases
Wednesday, Nov. 20: Anton Thalmaier, Brownian excursions and ferromagnetic
spin systems
Wednesday, Nov. 27: Charles Radin, Tiling dynamical systems and spectrum
Wednesday, Dec. 4: Boguslaw Zegarlinski, Logarithmic Sobolev inequalities
and their applications to statistical mechanics