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Dynamical Systems Seminars

Spring 2003

The Dynamical Systems seminar is held on Monday afternoon at
4:00 PM in MCS 149. Tea beforehand at 3:30 PM in MCS 153.

- January 20: No seminar

- January 27: Jason Ritt (MIT)

Irregular Forcing of Phase Oscillators

- February 3: Leonid Kalachev (University of Montana)

On characterizing domains of attraction for stable solutions of
quasi-linear parabolic equations

- February 10: Gabriel Soto (University of Minnesota)

An integrated model for calcium dynamics during synaptic transmission

- February 17: No seminar

- February 24: Bert Peletier (University of Leiden)

Homoclinic, heteroclinic, and periodic orbits
of fourth-order model equations such as the
Swift-Hohenberg equation

- March 3: Henk Broer (Groningen)

Geometry of KAM tori in nearly integrable Hamiltonian systems

- March 10: No seminar

- March 17: David Cowan (Tufts University)

Modeling a gas of hard non-spheres

- March 24: Zbigniew Nitecki (Tufts University)

Entropy and preimage sets

- March 31: Boris Hasselblatt (Tufts University)

Differentiability of the Hartman-Grobman linearization

- April 7: Stefan Siegmund (University of Augsburg)

Nonautonomous dynamical systems and inertial manifolds

- April 14: J. Douglas Wright (Boston University)

Higher order corrections to the KdV approximation for water waves

- April 21: No seminar

- April 28: Antonios Zagaris (Boston University)

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