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Eberly College of Science Mathematics Department

Working Seminar: Dynamics and its Working Tools (2014 Archive)

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

DateSpeaker(s)Title
7 Jan 2014 NO SEMINAR, Winter break
14 Jan 2014Thomas Barthelme, Penn StateAnosov flows on 3-manifolds, I.
21 Jan 2014Thomas Barthelme, Penn StateAnosov flows on 3-manifolds, II.
28 Jan 2014Svetlana Katok, Penn StateSome number--theoretic tools, III: closed orbits and number fields
4 Feb 2014 NO SEMINAR: Special talks by Yi Wang and Zhiren Wang
11 Feb 2014Thomas Barthelme, Penn StateAnosov flows on 3-manifolds, III.
18 Feb 2014Anatole Katok, Penn StateKakutani equivalence and restricted orbit equivalence in ergodic theory and dynamics, I: Introduction and overview, Part 2 ATTENTION: This talk will start at 4:40 to avoid conflict with Chemerda Lectures
25 Feb 2014 NO SEMINAR at this time. This week's seminar is moved to MONDAY February 24
4 Mar 2014Changguang Dong, Penn StateSlow entropy and Lyapunov exponents
11 Mar 2014 NO SEMINAR: Spring break
18 Mar 2014 No seminar this week. Participants are encouraged to attend PAVEL BLEHER's talk at 4pm at room 106
25 Mar 2014Changguang Dong, Penn StateSlow entropy and Lyapunov exponents, II
1 Apr 2014 NO SEMINAR THIS WEEK.
8 Apr 2014Aaron Brown or Federico Rodriguez Hertz, Penn StateNew progress in the study of smooth actions of lattices in semisimple Lie groups, I
15 Apr 2014Aaron Brown or Federico Rodriguez Hertz, Penn StateNew progress in the study of smooth actions of lattices in semisimple Lie groups, II
22 Apr 2014Omri Sarig, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, IsraelMarkov partitions for three-dimensional flows with positive entropy, I
29 Apr 2014Omri Sarig, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, IsraelMarkov partitions for three-dimensional flows with positive entropy, II
6 May 2014 To Be Announced
26 Aug 2014Alex Wright, Stanford UniversityAn introduction to the use of algebraic geometry in Teichmuller dynamics, I. ATTENTION: the second lecture in this series will take place on THURSDAY AUGUST 28 3:30-6pm in Room MB 113
2 Sep 2014Alex Wright, Stanford UniversityAn introduction to the use of algebraic geometry in Teichmuller dynamics, III. ATTENTION: the second lecture in this series will take place on THURSDAY AUGUST 28 3:30-6pm in room MB 113.
9 Sep 2014Changguang Dong, Penn StateMetric theory of interval exchange transformations, a survey after Veech, I
16 Sep 2014Changguang Dong, Penn StateMetric theory of interval exchange transformations, a survey after Veech, II
23 Sep 2014Zhiren Wang, Penn StateMeasure rigidity of higher rank algebraic Z^r actions, I.
30 Sep 2014Zhiren Wang, Penn StateMeasure rigidity of higher rank algebraic Z^r actions, II
7 Oct 2014 NO SEMINAR
14 Oct 2014Alejandro Kocsard, Fluminense Federal University, BrazilInvariant distributions in elliptic dynamics,I
21 Oct 2014Alejandro Kocsard, Fluminense Federal University, BrazilInvariant distributions in elliptic dynamics,II
28 Oct 2014Xiangdong Ye, University of Science and Technology of ChinaFiner structure of minimal systems, the Bohr problem and its higher version
4 Nov 2014Xiangdong Ye, University of Science and Technology of ChinaPointwise convergence of multiple ergodic averages and strictly ergodic models
11 Nov 2014 TBA
18 Nov 2014Vladimir Itskov, Penn StateDynamics near low-dimensional attractors of neural networks.
25 Nov 2014 NO SEMINAR: Thanksgiving break
2 Dec 2014Kurt Vinhage, Penn StateFree Products as Topological Groups in Dynamics, I
9 Dec 2014Kurt Vinhage, Penn StateFree Products as Topological Groups in Dynamics,II
16 Dec 2014 NO SEMINAR, end of semester
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