Sydney Dynamics Group
SDG Seminars in 2014

08/01/14: Rob Sturman (Leeds
University) "The ergodic hierarchy and its relation to uniform hyperbolicity"

09/01/14: Rob Sturman (Leeds University) "Pesin theory and nonuniform hyperbolicity"

10/01/14: Rob Sturman (Leeds University) "Rates of mixing in models of fluid flow"

24/01/14: Marcel Oliver (Jacobs University, Bremen) "Hamiltonian balance models for shallow water flow"

13/02/14: Michael Small (University of Western Australia) "Why are scalefree networks interesting?"

31/03/14: Ian Melbourne (University of Warwick) "Smooth approximation of stochastic processes"

31/03/14: Rua Murray (University
of Canterbury) "Ulam's method for open dynamical systems"

15/04/14: François Ledrappier (University of Notre Dame) "Stochastic entropy for compact manifolds: properties, regularity,
rigidity"

17/04/14: John Rinzel (Courant) "Perceptual dynamics in an ambiguous world"

02/06/14: Andy Hammerlindl Lecture
on "Stable ergodicity on surfaces"

03/06/14: Andy Hammerlindl Lecture
on "Ergodicity and partial hyperbolicity"

06/06/14: Andrey Shilnikov (Georgia State) "Symbolic quest into homoclinic chaos"

01/08/14: Laurie Field (Chicago) "Conformally invariant processes and the SchrammLoewner evolution (SLE)"

15/08/14: John Terry (University of Exeter) "The role of macroscopic brain networks in seizure initiation"

19/08/14: Anthony Quas (University
of Victoria) "Asymmetric warfare"

22/08/14: Freddy Dumortier (Universiteit Hasselt) "Relaxation oscillations in slowfast systems"

29/08/14: JeanLuc Thiffeault (University of Wisconsin) "Einstein on the beach: fluid flow on a curved space"

29/08/14: Kathrin PadbergGehle (TU Dresden) "On coherent structures, transport, and mixing"

05/09/14: Ted Johnson (University College London) "Nonlinear wavepacket emergence in internal wave evolution in a rotating frame"

26/09/14: Yury Stepanyants (University of Southern Queensland) "Nonlinear vector waves in the atomic chain model"

03/10/14: Sarthok Sircar (University of Adelaide) "Multiscale modeling in ionic gels and particle aggregation"

10/10/14: Kamil Bulinski "Plunnecke inequalities for cardinality, density and measure"

17/10/14: Andy Hammerlindl "Ergodic components of partially hyperbolic systems"

24/10/14: Emeric Bouin (Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon) "Travelling waves for models of kinetic type in biology"

31/10/14: Geoff Vasil "Statistical properties of magnetised fluids and elastic solids"
 