Thursday, July 16


10:30 AM-12:30 PM
Chair: Lloyd N. Trefethen, Oxford University Computing Laboratory, United Kingdom
Room: Sidney Smith 1070

10:30 Surprising Behavior of the Random Recurrence $xn+1 = x_n \pm \beta x_{n-1}$
Mark Embree and Lloyd N. Trefethen, Oxford University Computing Laboratory, United Kingdom
10:45 Rigorous Containment of Shadows of High-Dimensional Dynamical Systems
Wayne B. Hayes, University of Toronto, Canada
11:00 Onset of Chaos in Vortex Sheet Roll-Up
Robert Krasny, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor; and Monika Nitsche, Tufts University
11:15 Karhunen-Loeve Decomposition as a Measure of Coherence in Disordered Arrays of Coupled Oscillators
Thomas W. Carr, Southern Methodist University; and Ira B. Schwartz, Naval Research Laboratory
11:30 Some Analytical Tools for Deterministic Chaos
Alexander Tovbis, University of Central Florida
11:45 Effect of Noise on the Emergent Collective Behaviour of Diffusively Coupled Biological Oscillators
Arthur Sherman, National Institutes of Health; and Gerda de Vries, University of Alberta, Canada
12:00 Discrete Physicochemical Reactions Dynamics and Its Applications
Vladimir Gontar, International Group for Chaos Studies at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
12:15 Dynamical Study of the Q-Factor in Lasing Microcavities
Ioana Triandaf and Ira B. Schwartz, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
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LMH Created: 3/16/98; MMD Updated: 5/28/98