Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Boaz Ilan

Oct. 21, 2014

Spectral Mirror Imaging Boaz Ilan School of Natural Sciences ; University of California, Merced Date and time: Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 4:30pm Location: ECOT 226 Abstract: When two pulses with well-separated central frequencies co-propagate in a dispersive medium, their spectral (Fourier) amplitudes can be oppositely-shaped. This phenomenon, called spectral...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Olivier Pinaud

Oct. 14, 2014

Waves in random media: asymptotics and applications Olivier Pinaud Mathematics , Colorado State University Date and time: Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 4:30pm Location: ECOT 226 Abstract: The motivation for this work is the reconstruction of inclusions in complex media. The fine structure of the medium of propagation is here...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Willy Hereman

Oct. 7, 2014

Symbolic Computation of Conservation Laws of Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations Willy Hereman Applied Mathematics & Statistics , Colorado School of Mines Date and time: Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 4:30pm Location: ECOT 226 Abstract: A method will be presented for the symbolic computation of conservation laws of nonlinear partial differential...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Lake Bookman

Sept. 30, 2014

Perturbations of the Landau-Lifshitz equation Lake Bookman Department of Mathematics , North Carolina State University Date and time: Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 4:30pm Location: ECOT 226 Abstract: The Landau-Lifshitz equation represents a model for the time evolution of the magnetization of a ferromagnetic material. While in (2+1) dimensions the...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Igor Rumanov

Sept. 23, 2014

Quantum Painleve II (QPII) and classical Painleve II (PII): beta ensembles for beta = 6. Igor Rumanov Applied Mathematics , University of Colorado Boulder Date and time: Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 4:30pm Location: ECOT 226 Abstract: Quantum Painleve equations are Fokker-Planck/non-stationary Schroedinger equations satisfied by certain eigenvalue probabilities of...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Gennady El

Sept. 9, 2014

Integrable Dynamics of Soliton Gases Gennady El Department of Mathematical Sciences , Loughborough University Date and time: Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 4:00pm Location: ECCR 226 Abstract: Nonlinear dispersive waves, while often being successfully modeled by integrable systems (KdV, NLS, ...) can demonstrate very complex behaviours calling for a statistical...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Sean Shaheen

April 29, 2014

Modeling of Organic Photovoltaics: Charge Transport, Charge Transfer Kinetics, and Exciton Dynamics Sean Shaheen Department of Electrical, Computer, and Energy Engineering , University of Colorado Boulder Date and time: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 4:30pm Location: ECOT 226 Abstract: Organic Photovoltaic (OPV) devices, which utilize polymeric or molecular materials as...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Silvana De Lillo

April 8, 2014

Traveling Waves in Elastic Rods with Arbitrary Curvature and Torsion Silvana De Lillo Department of Mathematics and Computer Science , Università degli Studi di Perugia Date and time: Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 4:00pm Location: ECOT 226 Abstract: The dynamic Kirchhoff equations, describing a thin elastic rod of infinite length,...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Yiping Ma

March 18, 2014

Traveling edge waves in optical honeycomb lattices Yiping Ma Applied Mathematics , University of Colorado Boulder Date and time: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 4:00pm Location: ECOT 226 Abstract: Light propagation in photonic lattices is described by nonlinear Schrodinger equations with periodic potentials. In the case when the potential takes...

Nonlinear Waves Seminar: Anton Dzhmay

March 4, 2014

Discrete Schlesinger Equations and Difference Painlevé Equations. Anton Dzhmay School of Mathematical Sciences , University of Northern Colorado Date and time: Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 4:30pm Location: ECOT 226 Abstract: The theory of Schlesinger equations describing isomonodromic dynamic on the space of matrix coefficients of a Fuchsian system w.r.t...

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