Nonlinear Waves Seminar - Xudan Luo

Feb. 9, 2016

Event Description: Xudan Luo, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology The inverse scattering transform for the nonlocal nonlinear Schrödinger equation with nonzero boundary conditions. The nonlocal nonlinear Schrödinger (NLS) equation was introduced and shown to be integrable. In this talk, the inverse scattering transform for the nonlocal NLS equation...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar - Patrick Shipman

Jan. 26, 2016

Patrick Shipman , Department of Mathematics , Colorado State University Topological measures of order for templated pattern-forming systems When the surface of a nominally flat binary material is bombarded with a broad, normally incident ion beam, disordered hexagonal arrays of nanodots can form. Defects, such as dislocations in ripple patterns...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Mingzhong Wu

Nov. 17, 2015

Advances in Nonlinear Spin Waves – Bright Solitons from Repulsive Waves, Dark Soliton Pairs, and Foldover Mingzhong Wu Department of Physics , Colorado State University Date and time: Tuesday, November 17, 2015 - 4:00pm Location: ECOT 226 Abstract: Spin waves in magnetic thin films provide a powerful and versatile test...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Ezio Iacocca

Nov. 3, 2015

Current-induced waves in thin film ferromagnets Ezio Iacocca CU Applied Mathematics and Chalmers University of Technology Date and time: Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 4:00pm Location: ECOT 226 Abstract: Ferromagnets are intrinsically dynamic materials that exhibit the unusual characteristic of a tangible force originated from quantum effects. Thanks to the...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Mahmoud I. Hussein

Oct. 13, 2015

Two Tales of Nonlinear Wave Motion: Wave Synchronization across a Fluid-Structure Interface and Wave Dispersion under Finite Strain Mahmoud I. Hussein Department of Aerospace Engineering Sciences , University of Colorado Boulder Date and time: Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 4:00pm Location: ECOT 226 Abstract: Wave motion lies at the heart...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Patrick Weidman

Oct. 6, 2015

On super free fall Patrick Weidman Department of Mechanical Engineering , University of Colorado Boulder Date and time: Tuesday, October 6, 2015 - 4:00pm Location: ECOT 226 Abstract: Villermaux & Pomeau (J. Fluid Mech. 2010) analyzed the motion of the interface of an inviscid liquid column released from rest in...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Gennady El

Sept. 22, 2015

Gas dynamics of solitons in integrable systems Gennady El Department of Mathematical Sciences , Loughborough University Date and time: Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 4:00pm Location: ECOT 226 Abstract: The collective dynamics of a large number of random solitons in an integrable system are described by the soliton gas kinetic...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Yiping Ma

Sept. 15, 2015

Traveling edge waves in photonic graphene Yiping Ma Applied Mathematics , University of Colorado Boulder Date and time: Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 4:00pm Location: ECOT 226 Abstract: Photonic graphene, namely an honeycomb array of optical waveguide, has attracted much interest in the optics community. In recent experiments it was...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Ali Demirci

Aug. 27, 2015

Dispersive shock waves in the Kadomtsev-Petviashvili and two dimensional Benjamin-Ono equations Ali Demirci Department of Mathematics , Istanbul Technical University Date and time: Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 4:00pm Abstract: Dispersive shock waves (DSWs) in the Kadomtsev-Petviashvili (KP) equation and two dimensional Benjamin-Ono (2DBO) equation are considered using parabolic front...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Christopher Zoppou

Aug. 25, 2015

Validation of a Numerical Solution of the Fully Non-linear Weakly Dispersive Serre Equations for Steep Gradient Flows Christopher Zoppou Mathematical Sciences Institute, College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Australian National University Date and time: Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 4:00pm Location: ECOT 226 Abstract: Rapidly-varying free-surface flows are characterized by...

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