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Eberly College of Science Mathematics Department

Working Seminar: Dynamics and its Working Tools (2012 Archive)

Tuesdays from 03:30pm to 06:00pm in MB216

DateSpeaker(s)Title
3 Jan 2012 To Be Announced
10 Jan 2012 NO SEMINAR
17 Jan 2012Anatole Katok, Penn StateOpen problems in dynamics and related areas, in depth
24 Jan 2012Weisheng Wu, Penn StateGlobal rigidity of Riemannian manifolds of non-positive curvature, after Ballmann, Brin, Burns, Eberlein, Spatzier, I.
31 Jan 2012Weisheng Wu, Penn StateGlobal rigidity of Riemannian manifolds of non-positive curvature, after Ballmann, Brin, Burns, Eberlein, Spatzier, II.
7 Feb 2012Raul Ures, IMERL, MontevideoApplications of topology of three-dimensional manifolds to dynamics, I.
14 Feb 2012Raul Ures, IMERL, MontevideoApplications of topology of three-dimensional manifolds to dynamics, II.
21 Feb 2012Weisheng Wu, Penn StateGlobal rigidity of Riemannian manifolds of non-positive curvature, after Ballmann, Brin, Burns, Eberlein, Spatzier, III.
28 Feb 2012Anatole Katok and Federico Rodriguez HertzBilliards in irrational polygons: Overview and recent progress
13 Mar 2012Aaron Brown, Penn StateStabilizers of measures in the diffeomorphism group
20 Mar 2012Giovanni Forni, University of MarylandAn Introduction to Teichm\"uller dynamics; this talk will continue at the special session on Wednesday at 4:40pm
27 Mar 2012Barney Bramham, IAS, PrincetonPseudo-holomorphic curves and dynamics of zero entropy diffeomorphisms of the disk.I.
3 Apr 2012Carlos Matteus, University of Paris-13TBA
10 Apr 2012Barney Bramham, IAS, PrincetonPseudo-holomorphic curves and dynamics of zero entropy diffeomorphisms of the disk.II.
17 Apr 2012 To Be Announced
24 Apr 2012 To Be Announced
1 May 2012 To Be Announced
8 May 2012 To Be Announced
4 Sep 2012Federico Rodriguez Hertz, Penn StateMinimal sets for partially hyperbolic diffeomorphisms
11 Sep 2012Klaus Schmidt, University of Vienna and Erwin Schroedinger InstituteAlgebraic Z^d-actions with positive entropy,I
18 Sep 2012Klaus Schmidt, University of Vienna and Erwin Schroedinger InstituteAlgebraic Z^d-actions with positive entropy,II
25 Sep 2012Klaus Schmidt, University of Vienna and Erwin Schroedinger InstituteAlgebraic Z^d-actions with positive entropy,IV ATTENTION! There will be an extra lecture the day before: Monday September 24 at 3:35-5:30.
2 Oct 2012 NO SEMINAR
9 Oct 2012Huagui Duan, Nankai University, visiting Penn StateIndex Theory for Symplectic Matrix Paths with Applications I
16 Oct 2012Huagui Duan, Nankai University, visiting Penn StateIndex Theory for Symplectic Matrix Paths with Applications,III . ATTENTION! There will be an extra lecture the day before: Monday October 15, at 3:35-5:30.
23 Oct 2012Boris Kalinin, Penn StateNon-uniform non-stationary normal forms, I
30 Oct 2012Boris Kalinin, Penn StateNon-uniform non-stationary normal forms, II
6 Nov 2012Kurt Vinhage, Penn StateAlgebraic K-theory and its applications to dynamics, I
13 Nov 2012Kurt Vinhage, Penn StateAlgebraic K-theory and its applications to dynamics, II
20 Nov 2012 NO SEMINAR: Thanksgiving break
27 Nov 2012Felipe Ramirez, University of BristolHigher cohomology for group actions with hyperbolic structure, I.
4 Dec 2012Felipe Ramirez, University of BristolHigher cohomology for group actions with hyperbolic structure, II.
11 Dec 2012Felipe Ramirez, University of BristolHigher cohomology for group actions with hyperbolic structure, III.(tentative)
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