**1999**

**PhD Courses and Workshops**

**Nonlinear Science Festival II**

Organised by Jens Juul Rasmussen, OFD, Risø and

Peter Leth Christiansen, IMM, DTU

December 1-4, 1999 at OFD, Risø**Chaos - Classical and Quantum**

Organised by Predrag Cvitanovic

October 15 - December 17, 1999

at Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen**Nordita Workshop on Nonequilibrium Physics**

at the Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

September 23-25, 1999**4th International Summer School/Conference: Let's Face Chaos through Nonlinear Dynamics**

at the University of Maribor, Maribor, Slovenia

27 June - 11 July 1999**Modelling Nonlinear Dynamics in Complex Chemical and Biological Systems**

at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark

21 - 25 June 1999**Real and Complex Dynamics**

Organized by Bodil Branner, Department of Mathematics, DTU

14 - 18 June 1999, DTU, Lyngby**Seventh Topical Meeting on Photorefractive Materials, Effects, and Decvices.**

Organised by Per Michael Johansen

OFD, Risø, June 27-30, 1999**Chaos in Living Systems**

Organized by Erik Mosekilde, Department of Physics, DTU

Physics Department, Building 309, DTU, February 2-6, 1999**Stochastic Processes and Applications**

by Dr. Andrey L. Pankratov

Institute for Physics of Microstructures of RAS

Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

1998: October 28, November 4, 11, 18, 25, December 2, 9, 16

1999: January 6

MIDIT, IMM Building 305, room 027, 15.00-16.00 h

**Lectures and lecture series**

**Chaotic advection and transport in a Hamiltonian map**

and

**Chaotic advection and transport in a non-area preserving map**

by James Stirling

Mathamatics Department, Loughborough University

UK

Friday November 12, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU

Part of DTU Ph. D. Course

**Nonlinear Waves, Coherent Structures and Stochastic Dynamics****Reaction-diffusion equations: Biological applications**by Oleg Mornev

Institute of Theoretical and Experimental Biophysics RAS,

Pushino, Moscow, Russia

E-mail: guest6@imm.dtu.dk

Thursday November 11, 1999, 14:00 h at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU

Part of DTU Ph. D. Course

**Nonlinear Waves, Coherent Structures and Stochastic Dynamics****Nonlinear waves in reaction-diffusion systems: an introduction. Simple examples and equations**

and

**Reaction-diffusion equations: Traveling wave solutions**

by Oleg Aslanidi

Institute of Cell Biophysics RAS,

Pushino, Moscow, Russia

E-mail: guest7@imm.dtu.dk

Thursday November 11, 1999, 13:00 h and 15:00 h at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU

Part of DTU Ph. D. Course

**Nonlinear Waves, Coherent Structures and Stochastic Dynamics****Dissipative boundary conditions in the simulations of nonlinear radiating problems**

by Arkady G. Shagalov

Ekaterinburg, Russia

Thursday November 4, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU

NOTE: Date and time changed to Thursday November 4 at 16.00 h**Discrete Breathers in Aperiodically Ordered Diatomic FPU Lattices**

by Erik Lennholm

Linkoping, Sweden

Thursday November 4, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Dissipative Particle Dynamics - A Novel Mesoscopic Simulation Technique**

by Dr. Gerhard Besold

Department of Chemistry, DTU

Thursday October 14 and Tuesday October 26, 1999 at Department of Chemistry, Building 206, Room 250, DTU**Higher-order Cubic Nonlinear Schrödinger Equation: General Properties and Resonant Soliton Radiation**

by V.I. Karpman

Racah Institute of Physics,

Hebrew University,

Jerusalem 91904, Israel

Monday October 25, 1999 at OFD Meeting Room, Building 130, Risø

NOTE: TIME CHANGED TO 13.00**Anomalies of Spatial Periodicity in MHD Turbulence with DC Currents and Magnetic Fluxes**

by David C. Montgomery

Dartmouth, USA

Friday October 15, 1999 at OFD Meeting Room, Building 130, Risø**Quantum Dynamics of Evaporatively Cooled Bose-Einstein Condensates**

by Joel F. Corney

IMM, DTU

Thursday October 14, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Nonlinear Modes and Stability of Trapped Bose-Einstein Condensates**

by Tristram Alexander

Optical Sciences Centre

Australian National University

ACT 0200 Canberra, Australia

Thursday October 14, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Two-dimensional Naiver-Stokes Turbulence with Material Walls**

by David C. Montgomery

Dartmouth, USA

Wednesday October 13, 1999 at NBI, University of Copenhagen**Influence of competing parametric oscillation on pattern formation in second harmonic generation**

by Morten Bache

IMM, DTU

Monday October 11, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Quadratic Solitons and Two-color Multistep Cascading**

by Andrey Sukhorukov

Optical Sciences Centre

Australian National University

ACT 0200 Canberra, Australia

Thursday October 7, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Modelling Circular and Polygonal Hydraulic Jumps (2 of 2)**

by Shinya Watanabe

Dept. of Mathematical Sciences

Ibaraki University

Mito, 310-8512, Japan

Tuesday September 16, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Modelling Circular and Polygonal Hydraulic Jumps (1 of 2)**

by Shinya Watanabe

Dept. of Mathematical Sciences

Ibaraki University

Mito, 310-8512, Japan

Tuesday September 14, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Multipole Description of Complex Systems Applied to Heart Rate Variability**

by Jacob Levitan

College of Samaria and Judea

University of Bar Ilan

Ramat Gan, Israel

Thursday September 2, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Bose Einstein Condensation in Magnetic Traps: A Nonlinear Schrödinger Equation in Disguise**

by R. K. Bullough

UMIST

Manchester, UK

Thursday August 26, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Statistical Mechanics of a Discrete Nonlinear System**

by Kim Ørskov Rasmussen

Center for Nonlinear Sciences

Los Alamos, USA

Tuesday August 24, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Ion and Photon Radiation Processes of Ices and Astronomical Implications**

by Raul Baragiola

Laboratory for Atomic and Surface Physics

Thornton Hall, University of Virginia

Charlottesville, USA

Tuesday August 10, 1999 at FYS Meeting Room Building 130, Risø**Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption-Ionization Mass Spectrometry with a Tunable, Ultrashort-Pulse Mid-Infrared Laser**

by Richard Haglund

Department of Physics and Astronomy

Vanderbilt University

Nashville, USA

Monday August 9, 1999 at OFD Meeting Room Building 130, Risø**A Lattice Boltzmann Equation Model for Ion Movements in the Brain-cell Microenvironment**

by Robert M. Miura

Department of Mathematics

University of British Columbia

Vancouver, B.C., Canada

Thursday July 22, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Analysis of Models of Bursting Electrical Activity in Pancreatic beta-cells**

by Robert M. Miura

Department of Mathematics

University of British Columbia

Vancouver, B.C., Canada

Tuesday July 20, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Topological Defects in Three-dimensional Anisotropic Crystal.**

by Julia Khalack

Taras Shevchenko Kyiv University,

Physics Department,

Kyiv, Ukraine

Friday July 16, 1999 at at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Solitons and the Inverse Scattering Method: An Historical View**

by Robert M. Miura

Department of Mathematics

University of British Columbia

Vancouver, B.C., Canada

Thursday July 15, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Multicomponent Incoherent Solitons in Slow Nonlinear Medium**

by Wieslaw Krolikowski

Australian Photonics Cooperative Research Centre,

Laser Physics Centre,

Research School of Physical Science and Engineering

The Australian National University

Canberra, Australia

Monday July 5, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Complexity - Hierarchical Structures and Scaling in Physics**

by Remo Badii

Paul Scherrer Institute

Villigen, Switzerland

and Antonio Politi

Istituto Nazionale di Ottica

Florence, Italy

June 23, June 29, July 1, July 7, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Nonlinear Modulational Instability versus Four-photon Frequency Conversion in Birefringent Fibers**

by Stefano Trillo

Fondazione Ugo Bordino

Rome, Italy

Tuesday June 29, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**2 Lectures**

by N. Kukhtarev

Physics Department

Alabama A&M University

USA

Thursday June 24, 1999 at MIDIT, IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**On the Stability of the Semi-Lagrangian Spectral Methods**

by Chuanju XU

Latoratoiere J.A. Dieudonne de Mathematiques

UNSA, Nice, France

Thursday June 17, 1999 at ET, Building 404, Room 215, DTU**Spectral Element Methods for the Navier-Stokes/Euler Coupled Problem**

by Chuanju XU

Latoratoiere J.A. Dieudonne de Mathematiques

UNSA, Nice, France

Tuesday June 15, 1999 at ET, Building 404, Room 215, DTU**Cavity Solitons in Optical Parametric Oscillators**

by Dmitry Skryabin

Physics and Applied Physics

University of Strathclyde, Glasgow

Tuesday June 8, 1999 at OFD Meeting Room Building 130, Risø**Influence of the Passive Region on Zero Field Steps for Window Junctions**

by Abdelhadi Benabdallah

Laboratoire de Mathematiques,

INSA de Rouen

Mont Saint Aignan, France

Friday June 4, 1999 at MIDIT, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Combinatorial Optimization and Thermodynamics**

by Rainer E. Burkard

Technische Universitaet Graz,

Institut fuer Mathematik

Graz, Austria

Friday June 4, 1999 at MIDIT, Bldg. 321, Room 133, DTU**Progress in Nonlinear Aeroelastics**

by Peter Granasy

GE Lighting Europe

Budapest

May 31, June 1, 1999 at MIDIT, FYS, Bldg. 309, Room 250, DTU**COLD RUSH: Bose-Einstein Condensation and Nonlinear Physics**

by Yuri Kivshar

Optical Sciences Centre

Australian National University

Monday May 31, 1999 at IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Review on Recent Progress of Integrated Receiver Study**

by Sergey Shitov

Institute of Radio Engineering and Electronics

Russian Academy of Sciences (IREE RAS)

Moscow 103907, Russia

Wednesday May 19, 1999 at IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Separation Techniques Using Microfabricated Devices**

by Tom Duke

Cavendish Lab.

Cambridge University

Cambridge, UK

THIS COMING MONDAY, May 10, 1999, 13-14 h, at MIC, Bldg. 344, Seminar Room, DTU**2 Lectures**

by Luis Garcia Gonzalo

Departamento de Fisica

Universidad Carlos III

Madrid, Spain

Wednesday May 5 and Thursday May 6, 1999 at Physics Department, Risø**Intrinsic Josephson Effect - Capacitive Coupling and Phonons**

by Christian Helm

Institute of Theoretical Physics

University of Regensburg

D-93040 Regensburg, Germany

Wednesday April 28, 1999 at Physics Department, Risø**Modelling of electric pulse reflection effect**

s in nerve and cardiac fibers in connection to the problem of cardiac arrhythmias.

by O.V. Aslanidi

Institute of Theoretical and

Experimental Biophysics, Pushchino, Russia

Thursday April 22, 1999 at IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Soliton-like regimes (echo) in one- and**

two-dimentional excitable media: phenomenology, mechanisms, problems.

by O.A. Mornev

Institute of Theoretical and

Experimental Biophysics, Pushchino, Russia

Thursday April 22, 1999 at IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Multi-hump Optical Solitons: Existence & Stability**

by Elena Ostrovskaya

Optical Sciences Centre

The Australian National University

Canberra, Australia

Thursday April 22, 1999 at IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Biomagnetiske målinger af aktivitet i perifere nerver**

by Morten Nordahn

NKT Research Center

Brøndby, Denmark

Monday April 19, 1999 at IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 027, DTU**Slow Light and Giant Nonlinearities in Cold Atoms**

by M. Saffman

OFD, Risø

Roskilde, Denmark

Thursday April 15, 1999 at Physics Department, Risø**Coupled Heterogeneous Bursters**

by Arthur Sherman

National Institute of Health

Wisconsin, Bethesda, USA

Wednesday April 14, 1999 at IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 053, DTU**Nonlinearity in Psychophysics**

by Giorgio Careri

Dipartimento di Fisica

Universita' di Roma La Sapienza

Roma, Italy

**NOTE THE CHANGED DATE**

April 13, 1999 at IMM, Bldg. 305, Room 053, DTU**Maximum Entropy or Maximum Viscous Mixing?**

How to Quantify the Vorticity Mixing Leading to 2d Coherent Structures

by Ruben Pasmanter

KNMI, de Bilt, the Netherlands

Wednesday March 10, 1999 at Physics Department, Risø**Plasma Turbulence Seminars at OFD, Risø**

Friday February 26, 1999 at Physics Department 1999, Risø**Lecture series on Solitons in Solids**

by David Campbell

Department of Physics

University of Illinois

Urbana, Illlinois, USA

February 19, 23, 25, 26, 1999 at IMM, DTU**The Inverse Josephson Effect in Continuous and Discrete Junctions**

by Giovanni Filatrella

Physics Department

University of Salerno, Italy

February 15, 1999 at IMM, DTU**Stochastic Resonance: From the Ice Ages to the Inner Ear**

by Kurt Wiesenfeld

School of Physics

Georgia Tech, USA

February 15, 1999 at IMM, DTU**3 Lectures**

by V. Z. Enolskii

Institute of Magnetism

Kiev, Ukraine

February 9, 11, 12, 1999 at IMM, DTU and OFD, Risø