Wednesday, May 26

Poster Session

7:00 PM-10:00 PM
Room: Ballroom I, II, III

Distributions of Rotation Numbers
Todd Ray Young, Ohio University, and IPST, University of Maryland, College Park
Controlling Transient Chaos in Deterministic Flows with Applications to Electrical Power Systems and Ecology
Mukeshwar Dhamala and Ying-Cheng Lai, University of Kansas
A Study of a Forced Oscillator in an Electric Power System
Alona Ben-Tal and Vivien Kirk, The University of Auckland, New Zealand
Markovian Analogue to Phase Transitions in Coupled Chaotic Map Lattices
Francisco Sastre and Gabriel Pérez , CINVESTAV-IPN, Unidad Mérida, Mexico
Cancelled How Oscillatory Dynamaics Afford Biological Systems a Competitive Advantage
Martin H. Kroll, Johns Hopkins Hospital
1:2 Resonance Mediated Transmission Band Gap Opening in a 1-d Nonlinear Discrete Periodic Medium
Anna V. Georgieva, Chemical Industry Institute of Toxicology; Thomas Kricherbauer, University of Munich, Germany; and Stephanos Venakides, Duke University
Correlation of Inhaled Formaldehyde Flux Predictions with Regional DNA-Protein Crosslink Measurements in Rat Nasal Passages
Anna V. Georgieva, Paul Schlosser and Julia Kimbell, Chemical Industry Institute of Toxicology
Dynamical Systems as Kolmogorov Data Compressors
Todd K. Moon, Utah State University
Matched Asymptotic Expansions and Smolder Combustion
Daniel A. Schult, Colgate University
Cumulative Wavelength as a Source of Dynamical Information of the Molecular Gas Spectra
Vladimir P. Solovjov and Brent W. Webb, Brigham Young University
A Mathematical Model of True Polar Wander
Melvin B. Leok and Jerrold E. Marsden, California Institute of Technology
UpdatedHorseshoes in Two-Degree-of-Freedom Hamiltonian Systems with Saddle-Centers
Kazuyuki Yagasaki, Gifu University, Japan
Chaotic Transitions and Low-Frequency Fluctuations in Semiconductor Lasers with Delayed Optical Feedback
Ruslan L. Davidchack and Ying-Cheng Lai, University of Kansas, Lawrence; Athanasios Gavrielides and Vassilios Kovanis, Air Force Research Laboratory DELO
Dynamics of the Four-Level Laser with Injected Signal
Peter A. Braza, University of North Florida; and Carlos L. Pando, Universida Autonoma de Puebla, Mexico
Random and Deterministic Perturbation of a Class of Skew-Product Systems
Demetris Hadjiloucas, David Broomhead, and Matthew Nicol, UMIST, Manchester, United Kingdom
Unstable Periodic Orbits of Area Preserving Mappings
Babak Pourbohloul and Louis J. Dubé, Université Laval, Québec, Canada
Mode Interactions of Globally-Coupled Phase Oscillators
John David Crawford and Eric J. Hildebrand, University of Pittsburgh
A Generalized Single Wave Model for Unstable Electrostatic Waves
Anandhan Jayaraman and John David Crawford, University of Pittsburgh
Microextensive Chaos of a Spatially Extended System
Shigeyuki Tajima and Henry S. Greenside, Duke University
Resonant Pattern Formation in a Reaction-Diffusion PDE System
Alexandre Ardelea, Anna L. Lin and Harry L. Swinney, University of Texas, Austin
Possible Existence of Stochastic Resonances in Electrotelluric Time Series
Alejandro Ramírez-Rojas, Carlos G. Pavía-Miller, and Francisco Cervantes-De la Torre, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana Azcapotzalco, México; and Fernando Angulo-Brown, Escuela Superior de Física y Matemáticas, IPN, Mexico
Symbolic Analysis of Non-Stationary Time Series
E. R. Tracy, College of William and Mary; and Dennis M. Weaver, Saint Leo College
Libration Point Invariant Manifolds and Solar System Dynamics
Shane D. Ross, California Institute of Technology; and Martin W. Lo, Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Models for Insect Locomotion I: Dynamics and Stability in the Horizontal Plane
John Schmitt and Philip Holmes, Princeton University
Karhunen-Loeve Decomposition of Peripheral Blood Flow
Mario Hozic and Aneta Stefanovska, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Modeling and Controlling Molecular Dynamics
Sonja G. Schirmer, John V. Leahy, and Marvin D. Girardeau, University of Oregon
Cancelled Statistical and Dynamical Modeling of the Human Biological Clock
Harry H. Luithardt and Emery N. Brown, Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School
Symmetry Breaking of Eddies in Expanding Flows
Shinya Watanabe, Ibaraki University, Mito, Japan
Boundary Effects on Complex Ginzburg-Landau Dynamics
Víctor M. Eguíluz, Emilio Hernández-García, and Oreste Piro, Campus Universitat de les Illes Balears, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Defect Dynamics in the Vector Complex Ginzburg-Landau Equation
Emilio Hernández-García, Pere Colet, and Maxi San Miguel, Campus Universitat de les Illes Balears, Palma de Mallorca, Spain; and Miguel Hoyuelos, Universidad Nacional del Mar del Plata, Argentina
A Fractal Analysis of Electrotelluric Time Series
Francisco Cervantes-De la Torre, Alejandro Ramírez-Rojas and Carlos Pavía-Miller, UAM-AZCAPOTZALCO, Mexico; and Fernando Angulo-Brown, Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico
Color Map of Lyapunov Exponents of Invariant Sets
Marco Monti, William B. Pardo, Jonathan A. Walkenstein, and Epaminondas Rosa, Jr., University of Miami; and Celso Grebogi, University of Maryland, College Park
Transition to High-dimensional Chaos in Coupled Oscillators
Lonnie Sauter and Ying-Cheng Lai, University of Kansas, Lawrence
The Myltisymplectic Geometry and Variational Integrators for the Camassa-Holm Equation
Shinar O. Kouranbaeva, University of California. Santa Cruz; and Steve Shkoller, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Synchronization and Communication using Chaotic Frequency Modulation
A. R. Volkovskii and L. S. Tsimring, University of California, San Diego
Nonlinear Behavior of the Inner Ear
David E. Lerner and Darius Amani-Taleshi,University of Kansas, Lawrence; and Mark Chertoff, University of Kansas Medical Center
Identification of Decision Systems
R. Colbaugh, K. Glass, and E. Barany, New Mexico State University
Identification of Hybrid Dynamical Systems II: Case Studies
K. Glass,, R. Colbaugh, T. S. Melker, and E. Barany, New Mexico State University
Identification of Hybrid Dynamical Systems I: Theory
R. Colbaugh, K. Glass, and E. Barany, New Mexico State University
Unstable Periodic Orbits and the Natural Measure of Nonattracting Chaotic Saddles
Mukeshwar Dhamala and Ying-Cheng Lai, University of Kansas
A Geometric Method for Calculating Diffusive Traveling Waves in Coupled Systems
David J. Eyre, University of Utah
Forecasting High Waters at Venice Lagoon using Chaos Theory Techniques
Jose M. Zaldivar, European Commission Joint Research Center, Ispra, Italy; Fernanda Strozzi, Libero Istituto Universitario Carlo Cattaneo, Castellanza, Italy; Eugenio Gutierrez, European Commission Joint Research Center, Ispra, Italy; and Alberto Tomasin, Universita Venice, Italy
Optimal Targeting of Chaos
Erik M. Bollt, U. S. Naval Academy; and Eric J. Kostelich, Arizona State University
On the Inverse Frobenius-Perron Problem (IFPP): Global Stabilization of Arbitrary Invariant Measures
Erik M. Bollt, U. S. Naval Academy
A Novel Measure of Nonstationarity in Dynamical Systems
Louis J. Dubé and Frédèric Beaulieu, Université Laval, Québec, Canada; and Gustavo Deco, Siemens AG, Munich, Germany
Cancelled Identifying and Predicting Spatio-Temporal Systems using Local Information
S. Ørstavik, R. Carretero-González, and J. Stark, University College London, United Kingdom; J. Huke and D. S. Broomhead, University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, United Kingdom
Extraction of Teleseismic Signal Waveforms from Background Noise using Nonlinear Dynamic Forecasting
Kevin M. Short, University of New Hampshire
Filling the Rotation Interval at Discontinuous Bifurcations: A Continued Fraction
Carl Robert, University of Maryland, College Park; Kathleen T. Alligood and Tim Sauer, George Mason University
Critical Exponents for Higher Dimensional Crises
Carl Robert, Celso Grebogi, Edward Ott, and James A. Yorke, University of Maryland, College Park
UpdatedPolarization-Based Laser Communication Schemes
John B. Geddes and Kevin M. Short, University of New Hampshire
Average Expansion Rates and Dimension of Strange Nonchaotic Attractors
Paul So and Ernest Barreto, George Mason University; and Ulrike Feudel, Universitaet Potsdam, Germany
From High Dimensional Chaos to Stable Periodic Orbits: The Structure of Parameter Space
Murilo S. Baptista, Ernest Barreto, Celso Grebogi, University of Maryland, College Park
The Destruction of Horseshoes in 2D and 4D Symplectic Maps
David G. Sterling, Holger Dullin. James D. Meiss, University of Colorado, Boulder
Binary Fluid Convection as a 2x2 Matrix Problem
Laurette Tuckerman, LIMSI-CNRS, Orsay, France
Oscillatory Neurocomputers With Dynamic Connectivity
Eugene M. Izhikevich, Arizona State University
Pulse Dynamics in Isotropic and Anisotropic Reaction-Diffusion Systems
J. Krishnan and Ioannis G. Kevrekidis, Princeton University; Koen Engelborghs, Dirk Roose and Markus Baer, Catholique Universiteit Leuven, Belgium; and Max-Planck Institut für Physik komplexer Systeme, Dresden, Germany
Subsystem Recurrences in High-dimensional Chaotic Systems
Scott M. Zoldi, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Big Islands in Dispersing Billiard-like Potentials
Vered Rom-Kedar, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University; and Dmitry Turaev, Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics, Berlin, Germany
Dispersion Relation and Oscillons in a Continuum Model for Vibrated Granular Media
Hermann Riecke, Northwestern University; and Jens Eggers, Universität Essen, Germany
Control and Synchronization of Spatially Extended Systems
Ulrich Parlitz and Lutz Junge, Universität Göttingen, Germany
Prediction of Spatio-Temporal Time Series Based on Reconstructed Local States
Ulrich Parlitz and Christian Merkwirth, Universität Göttingen,Germany
Wavelet Approach to Hamiltonian Problems
Antonina Fedorova and Michael Zeitlin, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, Russia
Optimal Chaos Control Through Reinforcement Learning
Sabino Gadaleta and Gerhard Dangelmayr, Colorado State University, Fort Collins
Periodic Solutions of Neutral Functional Differential Equations: a Case Study
Koen Engelborghs and Dirk Roose, Catholique Universiteit Leuven, Belgium; and Tatyana Luzyanina, Institute for Mathematical Problems in Biology, Moscow , Russia
UpdatedPassive Tracer Dispersion in Fluids
Jinqiao Duan, Clemson University
The Hopf Fibration and its Applications
Mason A. Porter, Cornell University
Cancelled On Parameter Size for the Existence of Periodic Solutions by the Method of Averaging
Maoan Han, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, and Georgia Institute of Technology
Fractal Dimension in Higher-Dimensional Chaotic Scattering Systems
David Sweet, Edward Ott, and James Yorke, University of Maryland, College Park
Lie Transfer Map Propagation of Perturbed Keplerian Systems
Liam M. Healy, Naval Research Laboratory
Exponentially Long Equilibration Times in a 1-D Classical Gas
Giancarlo Benettin, Universitá di Padova, Italy; and Poul Hjorth, Technical University of Denmark
Cancelled Reduction of the Diffusionless Lorenz Equations to a Map
Gerard van der Schrier and Leo R. M. Maas, Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, Texel, The Netherlands
Thin Liquid Films: Flows On An Imperfect Surface
Ljubinko (Lou) Kondic, Javier Diez, and Andrea Bertozzi, Duke University
Complex Dynamics in the 1:3 Steady Mode Interaction
Jeff Porter and Edgar Knobloch, University of California, Berkeley
A Variational Principle for the Amplitude of Limit Cycles
Rafael Benguria and M. Cristina Depassier, P. U. Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
Unstable Periodic Orbits and the Transition to High-Dimensional Chaos
Ruslan L. Davidchack and Ying-Cheng Lai, University of Kansas, Lawrence
Chaotic Choreography
Elizabeth Bradley, University of Colorado, Boulder; and Joshua Stuart, Stanford University Medical Center
Elimination of Quantization-Induced Limit Cycles in Nonlinear Dynamical Simulations
Michael G. Bailey and R.H. Cofer, Florida Institute of Technology
Multiple Scales Averaging of Parametric Gain Equations with Periodic Domain Poling
Richard O. Moore and William L. Kath, Northwestern University
The Breakdown of Shadowing in a Typical Physical System
Mitrajit Dutta and Edward Ott, University of Maryland, College Park; Ernest Barreto, George Mason University; and James A. Yorke, University of Maryland, College Park
Cancelled Coherent Structures of the Long-Wave Equations via Invariant Painléve Analysis
S. Roy Choudhury, University of Central Florida
Nonlinear Polarization Dynamics in Mode-Locked Optical Fiber Lasers
Arnold D. Kim and J. Nathan Kutz, University of Washington; and David J. Muraki, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University
Information Transmission Through Chaotic Modeling of Language
Murilo S. Baptista, Epaminondas Rosa, and Celso Grebogi, University of Maryland, College Park

New Following are late additions to the Poster Session.
Cancelled Reduction of the Equations of Artificial Satellites Through Formal Integrals
Jesus Palacian and Patricia Yanguas, Universidad Publica de Navarra, Spain
Bifurcation and Dynamics of a Simple Power System Model
Jon P. Wilson, University of Bath, United Kingdom
Cancelled Phase Separation on Deformable Curved Manifolds
Yi Jiang, T. Lookman and A. Saxena, Los Alamos National Laboratory
To Identification of Volterra Kernels for Nonlinear Dynamic Systems' Modeling
Denis N. Sidorov, Institute of Energy Systems of SB, Russian Academy of Science, The city of Irkutsk, Russia
Diffusion in Action Space for Weakly Nonintegrable Hamiltonian Systems
Demin Yao and Jack Shi, University of Kansas
Simulation of Socio - Economic Development in Two Areas Competing for Scarce Resources in Tenerife, Canary Islands
José Manuel González, Universidad de La Laguna, Canary Islands, Spain
Stochastically Forced Navier--Stokes Equation
Jonathan C. Mattingly, Stanford University; and Ya. G. Sinai, Princeton University
Solitary-Wave Solutions of a Nonlinearly Dispersive Hamiltonian System
Yi A. Li, Los Alamos National Laboratory
A Two-Dimensional Biofilm Model with Fingering Instabilities
Nicholas G. Cogan, Jack Dockery, Isaac Klapper, and Mark Pernarowski, Montana State University
1-D Biofilm Models
L.A. Pritchett, Montana State University
Cancelled The Quantum Frenkel-Kontorova Model
Bambi Hu and Baowen Li, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
Particle Dynamics and Mixing in the Frequency Driven Kelvin Cat Eyes Flow
Elia Eschenazi, Xavier University of Louisiana; and Yamlak Tsega, Tulane University
An Interfacial Wave Treatment of Tropopause Dynamics
David J.Muraki, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University; and Gregory J. Hakim, National Center for Atmospheric Research
Detection of Noisy Signals Using Dynamical Models
Aron Pentek and James Kadtke, University of California, San Diego
A Phase Model of Temperature-Dependent Mammalian Cold-Receptors
Peter Roper, Cambridge University, United Kingdom; Paul Bressloff, Loughborough University, United Kingdom; and Andre Longtin, McGill University, Canada
New Reaction-Diffusion Models of 'Spurt'
O. Radulescu and P. D. Olmsted, University of Leeds, United Kingdom; and UpdatedC-YD Lu, National Central University, Taiwan

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