Spring 1994
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
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Friday, January 21: K. Khanin (Moscow), Rigidity for circle
homeomorphisms with break singularities
Wednesday, January 26: Angel Jorba (Univ. Politecnica de Catalunya),
Dynamics near the equilateral libration points
of the real Earth-Moon system
Monday, January 31: Benjy Weiss (Jerusalem), Single Orbit Dynamics,
Monday, January 31: Robert McCann (Princeton), A new convex structure
on probability measures and the theory of
attracting gases *****NOTE**** 2PM in RLM 11.176
Wednesday, February 2: Armando Bazzani (University of Bologna),
Singularity analysis of 2D Hamiltonian systems
and related problems
Monday, February 7: Hillel Furstenberg (Jerusalem), A polynomial
Szemeredi theorem
Tuesday, February 8: Claudio Albanese (ETH), An algorithm to block
diagonalize large matrices arising in the theory
of high temperature superconductivity
***This is a CAM talk: 2:30 in RLM 7.114
Wednesday, February 9: Claudio Albanese (ETH), Local gauge symmetries
and dynamic cluster expansions for the Kawasaki,
Glauber and voter models,
Friday, February 11: James Glimm (Stony Brook), Chaos and Determinism
in the Study of Fluid Mixing
***This is a CAM talk: 2:00 in RLM 6.104***
Wednesday, February 16: Charles Fefferman (Princeton),
Eigenfunctions of the Laplacian
Colloquium - 4:00 in RLM 7.104
Friday, February 18: Charles Fefferman (Princeton),
Inequalities for turbulent scaling exponents
arrives Feb 14, departs Feb 20
Wednesday, Feb 23: Charles Tresser (IBM), Conjectures on renormalization and
universality. (arrives Feb 19, departs Feb 25)
(Western States Meeting is Feb 28-Mar 1)
Wednesday March 2: Jacob Palis (IMPA), A vision of chaotic systems,
strange attractors and fractal dimensions
Colloquium, RLM 7.104 at 4:00
(visiting February 28 - March 4)
Wednesday March 9: Cymra Haskell, Ergodic Properties of the Unbounded
Periodic Lorentz Gas
(Spring Break March 14-18)
Wednesday March 23: Peter Wittwer (Geneva), The Renormalization Group
for Reaction-Diffusion Equations. (visiting Mar 21-28)
Wednesday March 30: Lorenzo Sadun, Energies of knots and surfaces
Wednesday April 27: Pierre Cartier (Ecole Normale Superieure),
Hamilitonian theory of dynamical systems
Tuesday May 3: Harry Swinney, Spatial patterns in reaction-diffusion
systems. Dynamical Systems Seminar, 4:00 in RLM 9.166
Tuesday May 3: Mark Raizen, Can a Bloch electron be heated by an
AC field?, Condensed Matter Seminar, 4:00 in RLM 11.204
Wednesday May 4: E. Tabacman, (Minnesota), Homoclinic points in twist maps
Thursday May 5: K. Josic, Synchronization in chaotic dynamical systems
3:00 in RLM 11.176
Thursday Aug 4: Y.Latushkin (U of Missouri, Columbia) Lyapunov exponents
and entropy for Mather-Ruelle operators and applications to
magnetohydrodynamics, 11:00, Rm 11.176