Midwest Dynamical Systems Seminar
Boulder, CO
October 5-7 2001


All talks at Engineering Center, Room 1B40

Friday, October 5

  • 3:00 Ken Meyer, U. of Cincinnati, Are Hamiltonian flows geodesic flows?
  • 4:30 Leo Butler, Northwestern U., Integrable Hamiltonian flows with positive metric entropy

Saturday, October 6

  • 9:30 Konstantin Mischaikow, Georgia Tech, Isolating Blocks: 30 years and counting
  • 11:00 Nikola Petrov, U. Texas/Austin, Regularity of conjugacies of critical circle maps: An experimental study
  • 1:30 Chris Jones, Brown U., Dynamics of Ocean Flows
  • 2:30 Hector Lomeli, ITAM, Generalizations of a theorem by Easton
  • 4:00 Todd Young, Ohio U., Jacobson's Theorem near saddle-node bifurcations
  • 5:00 Dave Richeson, Dickinson College, A Fixed Point Theorem for

Sunday, October 7

  • 9:00 Monica Moreno-Rocha, Boston U, Indecomposable Continua in the Complex Exponential
  • 10:00 Arturo Olvera Chavez, UNAM, Barriers of stability in the twist map
  • 11:00 Don Wang, U. of Arizona, Periodically excited stable limit circle and strange attractors