University of Virginia Mathematical Physics Seminar 2004-05
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Week of Sep 8
Organization meeting, Wed. September 8, 3:30 Kerchof 326.
Week of Sep 15
L.Thomas, Lower bound for a Schrodinger operator defined by curvature on a
closed loop, Wed. September 15, 3:30 Kerchof 326.
Week of Sep 22
A.Burchard and L.Thomas, Lower bound for a Schrodinger operator
defined by curvature on a closed loop, Wed. September 22, 3:30
Kerchof 326.
Week of Sep 29
A. Burchard, A Lieb-Thirring conjecture and its connection with a
Schrodinger operator defined by the curvature of a
curve. Wed. September 29, 3:30, Kerchof 326.
Week of Oct 6
Rich Felker, Cyclical monotonicity and convexity: a geometric approach to
optimal transport. Wed. October 6, 3:30, Kerchof 326.
Week of Oct 20
Gene Wayne, Boston University, Propagation of ultra-short optical
pulses in nonlinear media, Friday, Oct. 22, 3:30.
Week of Oct 27
L.Thomas, On the Schrodinger operator for a special loop configuration.
Week of Nov 3
E. Valenti, A Strichartz Estimate for Schrodinger's Equation with an
application to existence of solutions, Wed. Nov 3, 3:30 Kerchof 326.
Week of Nov 10
E. Valenti, A Strichartz Estimate for Schrodinger's Equation with an
application to existence of solutions, (cont.). Wed. Nov 10, 3:30 Kerchof 326.
Week of Nov17
Ira Herbst, Classical orbits of a particle in a long range magnetic field, Wed. Nov 17, 3:30, Kerchof 326.
Week of Jan26
Sara Maad, Introduction to the Heisenberg group, Wed. Jan 26, 3:30, Kerchof 326.
Week of Feb 2
Sujin Suwanna, Anderson localization; a prequel, Wed. Feb 2, 3:30,
Kerchof 326.
Week of Feb 9
Sujin Suwanna, Anderson localization; continued, Wed. Feb 9, 3:30,
Kerchof 326.
Week of Feb 16
Sujin Suwanna, Anderson localization; continued, Wed. Feb 16, 3:30,
Kerchof 326.
Week of Feb 23
Sujin Suwanna, Anderson localization; conclusion, Wed. Feb 23, 3:30,
Kerchof 326.
Week of Mar2
Erin Valenti, Spectral analysis of a Schrodinger with a sech^2-potential and an
applcation to stability, Wed. Mar2, 3:30,
Kerchof 326.
Week of Mar 23
I.M. Segal, University of Notre Dame, Some mathematical questions of
the theory of Bose-Einstein condensation. Monday., Mar. 21, 12:00,
Maury 110.
David Ross, Rochester Inst. of Technology, Temperature-dependent
vibrations of micro-beams (with a brief introduction to MEMS), Wed. Mar 23, 3:30,
Kerchof 326.
Week of Mar30
Ira Herbst, The Sternberg linearization theorem, Wed. Mar 30, 3:30,
Kerchof 326.
Week of April 6
Ira Herbst, The Sternberg linearization, II theorem, Wed. April 6, 3:30,
Kerchof 326.
Week of April 13
Slava Krushkal, Topological quantum computation, Wed. April 6, 3:30,
Kerchof 326.
Week of April 20
Ira Herbst, The Sternberg linearization theorem, Wed. April 20, 3:30,
Kerchof 326.