DYNAMICAL SYSTEMS WORKSHOP
COLLEGE PARK, MARCH 12-15
Thursday, March 12
8:45 a.m. Hello, coffee, tea, bagels
9:30-10:25 J.Alexander (UMD)
Frothy attractors
10:55-11:50 M.Gromov (IHES and UMD)
Morphogenesis of Markov partitions
2:00-2:55 J.Auslander (UMD)
Product recurrence and distal points
3:05-4:00 K.Alligood (GMU)
Rotation Intervals for Diffeomorphisms of the Plane
4:10-5:05 Yu.Il'yashenko (Moscow State U.) Normal forms
for local families, non-local bifurcations and Hilbert-Arnold problem
Friday, March 13
8:45 a.m. Coffee, etc.
9:30-10:25 T.Ward (OSU)
Higher order mixing for commuting group automorphisms
10:55-11:50 D.Rudolph (UMD)
Restricted orbit equivalence for Z^d actions
Graduate Student Session
2:00-2:30 N.Qian (Penn State)
SL(n,Z) actions on some tori and nilmanifolds
2:35-3:05 M.Jiang (Penn State) On the global integrability
of intermediate foliations for Anosov diffeomorphisms
3:10-3:40 J.Al-Khal (UMD) Construction of maps
with sigma-finite absolutely continuous invariant measure
4:10-4:40 D.Huang (UMD)
Flow Equivalence of Reducible Subshifts of Finite Type
4:45-5:15 M.Degli-Esposti (Penn State)
Quantization of the Orientation Preserving Automorphisms of the Torus
5:20-5:50 F.Garibay-Bonales (UMD)
Perturbations of time 1 maps of Anosov flows
Saturday, March 14
ech.edu 8:45 a.m. Coffee, etc.
9:00-9:50 A.Banyaga (Penn State)
Periodic orbits of contact flows
10:00-10:50 G.Courtois (IAS)
Minimal entropy of locally symmetric spaces
11:05-12:00 S.Novikov (Landau Institute and UMD)
Dynamical systems generated by closed 1-forms
2:30-3:25 F.Przytycki (Stony Brook) Characteristic Lyapunov
exponents for invariant measures on Julia set are non-negative
3:35-4:30 J.Milnor (Stony Brook)
On quadratic rational maps
Sunday, March 15
8:45 a.m. Coffee, etc.
9:30-10:25 V.Afraimovich (Nizhni Novgorod and Penn State)
Hyperbolicity of traveling waves in unbounded lattice models
10:55-11:50 A.Katok (Penn State) Higher jet invariants of smooth
conjugacy for hyperbolic (and other ) dynamical systems