Applied Mathematics Colloquium 1988-1989

Fall 1988 Coordinator: C.K. Chu
Spring 1989 Coordinator: Michael Tabor

9/26/88
George Schmidt, Stevens Institute of Technology
"Chaos and Universality"

10/3/88
Lu Ting, Courant Institute, NYU
"Vortex Merging an Cuting

10/10/88
Bengt Fornberg, Exxon Research
"Pseudo Spectral Method for Wave Propagation"

10/17/88
Mark Ablowitz, Clarkson College
"Comments on Solitons and Inverse Scattering in One and Multidimensions"

10/24/88
Philip Pechukas, Columbia University
"Frequency Locking and Dragging"

10/28/88
V.I. Arnold, Steklove Inst, USSR
"Averaging Theory"

10/31/88
Ralph Nicholls, York University
"Spectral Synthesis in Real World"

11/11/88
Per Nielson, Technical University of Denmark
"Using Curvilinear Grids to Solve the Shallow Water Equations"

11/14/88

Mark Nelkin, Cornell University
"Is There Self-Similarity in Fluid Turbulence"

11/21/88
Colin Sparrow, DAMTP, Cambridge
"Bifurcations and Homoclinic Orbits"

11/28/88

Thansis Fokas, Clarkson College
"Recent Developments in Soliton Theory"

12/5/88

Robert Chervin, National Center for Atmospheric Research
"Parallel Computations for Geophysical Fluid Models"

12/12/88
Robert MacKay, Warwick University
"Converse KAM Theory"

12/13/88
Olivier Jacquotte, ONERA, France
"A Varitional Method for the Optimization and Adaptation of grids in Computational Fluid Dynamics"

2/6/89
K.R. Sreenivasan, Yale/Rockerfeller
"Flows and Fractals"

2/13/89
R. Churchill, Hunter College/CUNY
"Ziglin's Nonintegrability Method"

2/20/89
David Gottlieb, Brown University
"Numerical Simulation of Wake Flow Around a Cylinder"

2/27/89
S.T. Stuart, F.R.S. Imperial/Brown
"The Lagrangian Picture of Fluid Motion and Implications for Structures"

3/6/89
Nadine Aubry, Levich Center, CCNY
"Dynamics of Coherent Structures in Turbulent Boundary Layers"

3/20/89
Donald Tsai, National Bureau of Standards
"Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Energy Transfers in Condensed Systems"

3/27/89
Richard Pelz, Rutgers University
"Hypercube Computations with Spectal Methods"

3/28/89
Zhen-Su She, Princeton
"Scale Dependent Intermittency in Turbulence"

4/3/89
Michael Stephen, Rutgers University
"Renormalization Group of Randomly Stirred Fluids and Turbulence"

4/10/89
J. H. Weiner, Brown University
"Forces and Stresses in Polymer Systems"

4/17/89
K.P. Sreenivasan, Yale/Rockerfeller
"Flows and Fractals"

4/24/89

V.E. Zakharov, Landau Institute
"How to Distinguish Integrable from Nonintegrable Wave Systems"

5/1/89
Luis Reyna, IBM Watson Research
"On the Minimum Scale of Turbulence"
 


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