Monday, 3 October, 2005 

Room B3.02 
MIR@W DAY 
Organisers: Nick Gould and Petr Plechac (Rutherford Appleton Lab) and (Mathematics, Warwick) 
Optimisation 

Monday, 3 October, 2005 
1:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
MIR@W DAY Optimization 
Nick Gould (Rutherford Appleton Lab) 
Welcome and introduction 

Monday, 3 October, 2005 
1:00 pm 
Room B3.01 
Singularities Seminar 
Ignacio de Gregorio (Warwick) 
Functions on free divisors and the semiclassical limit in quantum cohomology 

Monday, 3 October, 2005 
1:15 pm 
Room B3.02 
MIR@W DAY Optimization 
Andy Keane (Southampton) 
Design Search & Optimisation for Aerospace Applications 

Monday, 3 October, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
MIR@W DAY Optimization 
Shaun Forth (Cranfield University) 
Automatic Differentiation for Optimization 

Monday, 3 October, 2005 
2:45 pm 
Room B3.02 
MIR@W DAY Optimization 
Nancy Nichols (Reading) 
Very Large Inverse Problems in Atmosphere and Ocean Modelling 

Monday, 3 October, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
MIR@W DAY Optimization 
Danny Ralph (Cambridge) 
Electricity: What can complementarity modelling tell us about the efficiency of deregulated markets? 

Monday, 3 October, 2005 
4:45 pm 
Room B3.02 
MIR@W DAY Optimization 
Estelle Shale (Warwick) 
Application issues in performance assessment using Data Envelopment Analysis 

Tuesday, 4 October, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Ergodic Theory & Dynamical Systems Seminar 
Karoly Simon (Warwick) 
The difference of random Cantorsets 

Wednesday, 5 October, 2005 
12:30 pm 

Staff Photo 

Staff photo to be taken prior to staff meeting, outside the Zeeman Building (weather permitting) 

Wednesday, 5 October, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room A1.01 

Marc Yor (Paris) 
Penalisations of Brownian Motion 

Thursday, 6 October, 2005 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Kirill Krasnov (Nottingham) 
Equidistant foliations and volumes of cocompact hyperbolic 3manifolds 

Thursday, 6 October, 2005 
3:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
P Ruffino (Unicamp) 
Product of harmonic mappings is harmonic 

Friday, 7 October, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebra Seminar 
Stephen Donkin (York) 
Some representation theory of Hall's universal group 

Friday, 7 October, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room A1.01 

Marc Yor (Paris) 
Penalisations of Brownian Motion 

Friday, 7 October, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Cliffe Earle (Cornell) 
Holomorphic families of hyperbolic Riemann surfaces 

Monday, 10 October, 2005 
4:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Applied and Computational Mathematics 
S. Ghosh (Leeds) 
Aerosol activation in a multicomponent domain: cloud microphysical applications 

Monday, 10 October, 2005 
11:00 am 
Room A1.01 

Marc Yor (Paris) 
Penalisations of Brownian Motion 

Monday, 10 October, 2005 
1:00 pm 
Room B3.01 
Singularities Seminar 
D Mond (Warwick) 
Free divisors from Dynkin quivers 

Monday, 10 October, 2005 
3:15 pm 
Room B3.03 
Differential Geometry Seminar 
Jim Isenberg (Oregon) 
Strong Cosmic Censorship (Understanding the nature of Cosmological Singularities) 

Monday, 10 October, 2005 
4:30 pm 
Room B3.03 
Differential Geometry 
Greg Galloway (Miami) 
Rigidity and positivity of mass for asymptotically hyperbolic manifolds 

Tuesday, 11 October, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Ergodic Theory & Dynamical Systems Seminar 
Dmitry Turaev (Ben Gurion) 
Positive metric entropy in maps with elliptic islands 

Wednesday, 12 October, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room A1.01 

Marc Yor (Paris) 
Penalisations of Brownian Motion 

Wednesday, 12 October, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
Dan Popovici (Warwick) 
Effective local finite generation of multiplier ideal sheaves 

Wednesday, 12 October, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic analysis Seminar 
M.Ledoux (Toulouse) 
Markov operators and spectral measure of orthogonal polynominals ensembles 

Thursday, 13 October, 2005 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Samuel Lelievre (Warwick) 
Squaretiled surfaces and moduli spaces of abelian differentials 

Friday, 14 October, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room A1.01 

Marc Yor (Paris) 
Penalisations of Brownian Motion 

Friday, 14 October, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Darryl Holm (Imperial College) 
Soliton Dynamics and Computational Anatomy 

Monday, 17 October, 2005 
1:00 pm 
Room B3.01 
Singularities Seminar 
D Mond (Warwick) 
Free divisors from Dynkin quivers II: how finite type implies freeness 

Monday, 17 October, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Applied and Computational Mathematics 
C. Cotter (Imperial College) 
The ParticleMesh Approach to Discrete Variational Fluid Dynamics 

Tuesday, 18 October, 2005 
1:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR Seminar 
TBA 
TBA 

Tuesday, 18 October, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Ergodic Theory & Dynamical Systems Seminar 
Gabriel Paternain (Cambridge) 
Rigidity properties of Anosov optical hypersurfaces 

Wednesday, 19 October, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.01 
Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
D Popovci (Warwick) 
Effective local finite generation of multiplier ideal sheaves, part II 

Thursday, 20 October, 2005 

Room B3.02 
MIR@W DAY 
Organiser: Andrew Blanks (Biological Sciences, Warwick) 
Uterus Day 

Thursday, 20 October, 2005 
9:30 am 
Room B1.01 
Interview presentations for Systems Biology & Mathematics 
H Zhang (Manchester) 
Development of biophysically detailed mathematical model of cardiac system  from cell to bedside 

Thursday, 20 October, 2005 
10:15 am 
Room B1.01 
Interview presentations for Systems Biology & Mathematics 
T Nye 
Analysing and predicting domain contacts in interacting proteins 

Thursday, 20 October, 2005 
11:00 am 
Room B3.02 
MIR@W DAY  Uterus 
S Thornton (Warwick) 
Labour at term/preterm medical aspects 

Thursday, 20 October, 2005 
11:00 am 
Room B1.01 
Interview presentations for Systems Biology & Mathematics 
D Marenduzzo (Warwick) 
Modelling cytoskeleton dynamics and actin ratchets 

Thursday, 20 October, 2005 
11:45 am 
Room B3.02 
MIR@W DAY  Uterus 
A Blanks (Warwick) 
Labour, scientific aspects from animal & human studies (including introduction to tissue architecture and heterogeneity) 

Thursday, 20 October, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
MIR@W DAY  Uterus 
M Taggart (Manchester) 
Myocyte architecture and ultrastucture, signalling, contractility and scaffolding 

Thursday, 20 October, 2005 
2:45 pm 
Room B3.02 
MIR@W DAY  Uterus 
A. Shmygol (Warwick) 
Calcium signalling, the sarcoplasmic reticulum and possible role of ICC's 

Thursday, 20 October, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
MIR@W DAY  Uterus 
H Zhang (Manchester) 
Modelling temporal patterns of uterine cell electrical activity 

Thursday, 20 October, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Analysis Seminar 
Chris Larsen (WPI) 
Some problems in the modeling and analysis of quasistatic evolution in brittle fracture 

Thursday, 20 October, 2005 
4:45 pm 
Room B1.01 
MIR@W DAY  Uterus 
A. Holden (Leeds) 
Modelling spatiotemporal patterns of uterine electromechanical activity 

Friday, 21 October, 2005 
9:15 am 
Room B3.02 
Interview Presentations for Systems Biology & Mathematics 
D Drasdo 
TBC 

Friday, 21 October, 2005 
10:15 am 
Room B3.02 
Interview presentation for Systems Biology & Mathematics 
O. De Feo 
Dynamical Modelling of Multivariate Measurements with Application to Neuroscience Investigations 

Friday, 21 October, 2005 
11:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Interview Presentations for Systems Biology & Mathematics 
M Richardson 
From the properties of neurons to the states of cortical networks 

Friday, 21 October, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebra Seminar 
Simon Goodwin (Oxford) 
Good grading polytopes 

Friday, 21 October, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Samir Siksek (Warwick) 
A MultiParameter Family of Thue Equations 

Monday, 24 October, 2005 
1:00 pm 
Room B3.01 
Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
Stavros Papadakis (Heraklion) 
NonGorenstien unprojection 

Monday, 24 October, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Applied and Computational Mathematics 
Aitor Elizondo (Kaiserslautern) 
Simulation of crack propagation using Molecular Dynamics 

Tuesday, 25 October, 2005 
1:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Jim Beynon (Warwick) 
The evolutionary arms race between a plant and a pathogen 

Tuesday, 25 October, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Ergodic Theory & Dynamical Systems 
Daniel PeraltaSalas (Madrid) 
Any knot can be limit cycle of a polynominal vector field 

Wednesday, 26 October, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
Miles Reid (Warwick) 
Orbifold RiemannRoch and plurigenera 

Wednesday, 26 October, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
Miles Reid (Warwick) 
Orbifold RiemannRoch and plurigenera 

Wednesday, 26 October, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic analysis seminar 
M.Gubinelli (Pisa) 
Rough evolution equations 

Wednesday, 26 October, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
Yukinobu Toda (Tokyo & Sheffield) 
Deformations and FourierMukai transforms 

Thursday, 27 October, 2005 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Marc Lackenby (Oxford) 
Counting covering spaces and subgroups in dimension three 

Friday, 28 October, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room MS.03 
Colloquium 
Charles Sheppard (Biology Sciences, Warwick) 
Climate models: forecast changes to tropical marine systems 

Monday, 31 October, 2005 — Wednesday, 2 November, 2005 


Symposium Workshop 
Organiser: Dwight Barkley 
Dynamical Systems, Fluids and Turbulence 

Monday, 31 October, 2005 

Room B3.02 
MIR@W DAY 
Organiser: Dwight Barkley (Mathematics, Warwick) 
Dynamical Systems, Fluids and Turbulence 

Monday, 31 October, 2005 
4:10 pm 
Room B3.02 
Applied Mathematics Seminar 
David Quere (College de France) 
Water repellency: a few new facts 

Tuesday, 1 November, 2005 
1:05 pm 
Room B1.01 
IPCR 
Michael Stumpf 
Evolutionary analysis of protein interaction netorks 

Tuesday, 1 November, 2005 
2:40 pm 
Room B3.02 
Dynamical Systems and Ergodic Theory Seminar 
Ian Melbourne (Surrey) 
Mixing and rates of mixing for flows 

Wednesday, 2 November, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
Karin Baur (Leicester) 
Higher secant varieties of minimal orbits 

Wednesday, 2 November, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.01 
Stochastic analysis seminar 
J. Feng (Warwick) 
TBA 

Thursday, 3 November, 2005 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Thierry Monteil (IML, Marseille) 
Finite blocking property on polygonal billiards and translation surfaces 

Thursday, 3 November, 2005 
3:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Hideki Miyachi (Tokio Denki) 
On the image of the asymptotic map 

Thursday, 3 November, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
Eric Sharpe (Utah) 
Deformation theory, mirror symmetry,stacks, and physics 

Friday, 4 November, 2005 
2:15 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebra Seminar 
Sarah Perkins (Birkbeck) 
Commuting Involution graphs 

Friday, 4 November, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Michael McQuillan (Oxford and Glasgow) 
Liber accusationis 

Monday, 7 November, 2005 
1:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
IPCR 
Jens Timmer (Freiburg, Germany) 
Design Principles of a Bacterial Signalling Network 

Monday, 7 November, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Applied and Computational Mathematics 
Robert Nuernberg (Imperial College) 
Finite Element Approximation of a Phase Field Model for Multicomponent Surface Diffusion 

Tuesday, 8 November, 2005 
1:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Nick Luscombe 
TBA 

Tuesday, 8 November, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Georgy Koentges (UCL) 
TBA 

Tuesday, 8 November, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Ergodic Theory & Dynamical Systems Seminar 
Carl Dettmann (Bristol) 
Open circular billiards and the Riemann hypothesis 

Wednesday, 9 November, 2005 
11:00 am 
Room B1.01 

Peter Roper (National Institute for Health USA) 
Building a bridge between in vivo and in vitro experiments with mathematical models: modelling the milk ejection burst in rat supraoptic neurones 

Wednesday, 9 November, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic analysis seminar 
Y. Inahama (Osaka) 
TBA 

Wednesday, 9 November, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.01 
Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
Etienne Mann (SISSA) 
Orbifold cohomology of weighted projective spaces 

Wednesday, 9 November, 2005 
5:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
MWTC Event 
Richard Lissaman (Warwick) 
ALevel Maths today: what our students know when they arrive here. 

Thursday, 10 November, 2005 
1:05 pm 
Room B0.13 
Postdoc training seminar 
David Marenduzzo (Warwick) 
On the form of growing strings 

Thursday, 10 November, 2005 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Samuel Lelievre (Warwick) 
Squaretiled surfaces: telling orbits apart and counting 

Thursday, 10 November, 2005 
1:30 pm 
Room B1.01 
Calf Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
Alvaro Nolla de Celis (Warwick) 
Introduction to cyclic quotient singularities 

Thursday, 10 November, 2005 
3:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Calf Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
Stephen Coughlan (Warwick) 
Introduction to graded rings and varieties 

Friday, 11 November, 2005 
2:15 pm 
Room B1.01 
Algebra Seminar 
Matt Owens (Warwick) 
Constructing Automatic Structures 

Friday, 11 November, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
David Miller (Philosophy, Warwick) 
A Refined Geometry of Logic 

Monday, 14 November, 2005 
1:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
IPCR 
David Wild (Claremont) 
Graphical Models and Bayesian Methods in Bioinformatics: From Structural to Systems Biology 

Tuesday, 15 November, 2005 
1:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR Seminar 
Francoise Livolant (Paris) 
Selfassembling properties of DNA and nucleosome core particles 

Tuesday, 15 November, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room MS.05 
Ergodic Theory & Dynamical Systems Seminar 
Bob Rink (Imperial) 
Nearintegrability of the FermiPastaUlman lattice and the reversal of quasiperiodic rotating waves 

Wednesday, 16 November, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
Stephen Coughlan (Warwick) 
Unprojection and surfaces with p_g=1, K^2=2 

Wednesday, 16 November, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic analysis seminar 
C. Goldschmidt (Cambridge) 
Random recursive trees and the BolthausenSznitman coalescent 

Thursday, 17 November, 2005 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Jens Marklof (Bristol) 
Geometric aspects of the distribution of n^2 alpha mod 1. 

Friday, 18 November, 2005 
2:15 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebra Seminar 
David Webdale (Warwick) 
Starfreeness in Coxeter Groups 

Friday, 18 November, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Artur Ekert (DAMPT, Cambridge) 
Ciphers, quanta and computers 

Monday, 21 November, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
ACM 
Nikita Kuksin (Heriot Watt) 
Dynamics and General Equilibrium: an Application of ConvectionReactionDiffusion Equations 

Tuesday, 22 November, 2005 
1:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Alan Ward (Newcastle) 
Lumpy evolution of streptomycete species  Streptomyces violaceorubes ('S. coelicolor') 

Tuesday, 22 November, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Jan Kormanec (Dubravska) 
The role of sigma factors of RNA polymerase in differentiation of streptomyces 

Tuesday, 22 November, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Ergodic theory and dynamical systems seminar 
Stefano Luzzatto (Imperial) 
A computerassisted proof in hyperbolic dynamics 

Tuesday, 22 November, 2005 
3:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Klas Fardh (Lund) 
Cytoskeletal proteins involved in growth and differentiation of streptomyces 

Tuesday, 22 November, 2005 
4:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Eirko Takano (Tubingen/Groningen) 
Small signalling molecules which regulate antibiotic production in Streptomyces coelicolor 

Wednesday, 23 November, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
Miles Reid (Warwick) 
QuasiGorenstein unprojection 

Wednesday, 23 November, 2005 
6:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Teaching and learning forum 
David Mond (Warwick) 
An Evening discussion between staff and undergraduates on what students want from lectures and tutors  vice versa. 

Thursday, 24 November, 2005 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry 
Bertrand Deroin (IHES) 
Random 1dimensional dynamical systems 

Thursday, 24 November, 2005 
3:15 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry 
Andreas Arvanitoyeorgos (Patras) 
Riemannian flag manifolds with homogeneous geodesics 

Thursday, 24 November, 2005 
4:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry 
Toshihiro Shoda (Kyushu) 
Minimal Surfaces in Flat Tori 

Friday, 25 November, 2005 
11:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Algebra Seminar 
Marcus du Sautoy (Oxford) 
Through the looking glass: groups from a number theoretic perspective 

Friday, 25 November, 2005 
3:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
Bal'azs Szendr'oi (Oxford) 
The amazing partition function of local P^1 

Friday, 25 November, 2005 
5:10 pm 
Room MS.02 
Colloquium 
Marcus du Sautoy (Oxford) 
The Music of the Primes 

Monday, 28 November, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Applied and Computational Mathematics joint with CSC 
S. ChandlerWilde (Reading) 
High frequency integral equation methods for scattering problems 

Tuesday, 29 November, 2005 
1:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Hugh Robinson (Cambridge) 
The noisy dynamics of firing cortical neurons 

Tuesday, 29 November, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Ergodic Theory Dynamical systems seminar 
Claudia Wulff (Surrey) 
Numerical Continuation of Symmetric Periodic Orbits 

Wednesday, 30 November, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic analysis seminar 
Florian Theil (Warwick) 
Linear Boltzmann equations for tracers in hardsphere systems 

Wednesday, 30 November, 2005 
5:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
J Mattingly (Duke) 
Surprisingly simple models with anomalous dissipation 

Thursday, 1 December, 2005 
12:45 pm 
Room The Street 
Christmas Carols 



Thursday, 1 December, 2005 
1:05 pm 
Room The Common Room 
Christmas Carols 



Thursday, 1 December, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
COW Seminar 
Dmitri Panov (Imperial) 
Polyhedral Kaehler manifolds 

Thursday, 1 December, 2005 
3:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
COW Seminar 
Frank Sottile (Texas A&M & TU Munich) 
The Horn recursion in the Schubert calculus 

Friday, 2 December, 2005 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebra Seminar 
Karin Erdmann (Oxford) 
Tensor products for GL(3)modules over characteristic 2 

Friday, 2 December, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 


Pay and Grading Proposal 

Monday, 5 December, 2005 — Tuesday, 10 May, 2005 


Symposium Workshop 
Joint conference with COSLAB coorganised by Grisha Volovik (Landau and Helsinki) 
Universal features in turbulence: from quantum to cosmological scales 

Monday, 5 December, 2005 — Friday, 9 December, 2005 


Symposium Workshop jointly with COSLAB 
Organisers Peter McClintock, (Lancaster) Sergey Nazarenko (Warwick) Grisha Volovik (Landau and Helsinki) and Martin Wilkens (Potsdam) 
Universal features in turbulence: from quantum to cosmological scales 

Monday, 5 December, 2005 
11:30 am 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Joe Vinen (Physics and Astronomy, Birmingham) 
An Introduction to Quantum Turbulence 

Monday, 5 December, 2005 
1:30 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Kyo Yoshida (Tsukuba) 
Direct Numerical Simulation of GrossPitaevskii Turbulence 

Monday, 5 December, 2005 
2:10 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Natalia Berloff (DAMTP, Cambridge) 
Turbulence and coherent structures in Bose gases 

Monday, 5 December, 2005 
2:50 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Roland Combescot (ENS, Paris) 
Ultracold Fermi gases: the BECBCS crossover 

Monday, 5 December, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Alexander Fetter (Physics, Stanford) 
Rapidly Rotating BoseEinstein Condensates 

Monday, 5 December, 2005 
4:40 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Brian Jackson (Newcastle) 
Persistent Currents and Hysteresis in BoseEinstein Condensates 

Monday, 5 December, 2005 
5:20 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Stefania Residori (Institut NonLinéaire de Nice, CNRS) 
Turbulentlike Behaviour in NonLinear Optical Systems 

Tuesday, 6 December, 2005 
9:00 am 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Vladimir Lebedev (Landau Institute for Theoretical Physics) 
Passive Scalar Evolution in Peripheral Region 

Tuesday, 6 December, 2005 
9:40 am 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Yves Pomeau (ENS Paris) 
Dynamical BEcondensation and creation of longrange order 

Tuesday, 6 December, 2005 
10:50 am 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulencec 
Vladimir Eltsov (Helsinki University of Technology) 
Propagation of Vortex Front in Rotating Superfluid 

Tuesday, 6 December, 2005 
11:30 am 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Wim van Saarloos (InstituutLorentz, Leiden University) 
Front Propagation into Unstable States 

Tuesday, 6 December, 2005 
1:30 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Peter McClintock (Lancaster University) 
Quantum Turbulence, Oscillating Grids, and Where We Go Next 

Tuesday, 6 December, 2005 
2:10 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Demosthenes Kivotides (University of Newcastle) 
Turbulence in Thermal Superfluids 

Tuesday, 6 December, 2005 
2:50 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Makoto Tsubota (Osaka City University) 
Numerical Study of Quantum Turbulence 

Tuesday, 6 December, 2005 
4:10 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Carlo Barenghi (Newcastle) 
Flow Visualisation and the Motion of Small Particles in Liquid Helium 

Tuesday, 6 December, 2005 
4:50 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Gary Ihas (University of Lancaster) 
How to Make and Detect Turbulence in a Quantum Fluid 

Wednesday, 7 December, 2005 
9:00 am 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Victor L'Vov (Weizmann Institute of Science) 
Asymptotical universality of drag reduction in Wall Bounded Turbulence 

Wednesday, 7 December, 2005 
9:40 am 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Konstantin Turitsin (Landau Institute) Polymer Dynamics in Chaotic Flows 
Polymer Dynamics in Chaotic Flows 

Wednesday, 7 December, 2005 
11:00 am 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Polina Landa (Physics, Moscow State University) 
What is Turbulence from Oscillatory Point of View? 

Wednesday, 7 December, 2005 
11:40 am 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Gregory Falkovich (Weizmann Institute of Science) 
Conformal Invariance in Turbulence 

Wednesday, 7 December, 2005 
1:30 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Eleftherios Gkioulekas (University of Washington) 
The NastromGage Energy Spectrum of the Atmosphere, Proposed Theoretical Explanations, and Comparison with the Predicted Energy Spectrum of Superfluid Turbulence 

Wednesday, 7 December, 2005 
2:10 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Tom Mullin (Manchester) 
Transition to Turbulence in Pipe Flow 

Wednesday, 7 December, 2005 
2:50 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Aneta Stefanovska (Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana) 
Hydrodynamics, Turbulence, and Oscillatory Processes in Blood Flow 

Wednesday, 7 December, 2005 
4:00 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Sebastien Galtier (Institut d'Astrophysique Spatiale) 
Solar Wind Turbulence 

Wednesday, 7 December, 2005 
4:40 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Igor Kolokolov (Landau Institute for Theoretical Physics) 
Kinematic Dynamo: Space Structure 

Thursday, 8 December, 2005 
9:00 am 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Vladimir Zakharov (University of Arizona) 
Wave Turbulence in Finite Systems 

Thursday, 8 December, 2005 
9:40 am 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Sergey Lukashuk (Hull University) 
Clustering and Mixing of Floaters by the Surface Waves 

Thursday, 8 December, 2005 
11:00 am 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
German Kolmakov (Lancaster University) 
Wave Turbulence at the Surface and in the Bulk of Quantum Fluids 

Thursday, 8 December, 2005 
11:40 am 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Sergey Nazarenko (Warwick) 
Wave Turbulence beyond Spectra 

Thursday, 8 December, 2005 
1:30 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Sergio Rica (LPS CNRS, France) 
Weak Turbulence for an Elastic Plate 

Thursday, 8 December, 2005 
2:10 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Elena Kartashova (RISC, J.Kepler University Linz) 
Wave Turbulence Theory of Discrete Systems 

Thursday, 8 December, 2005 
3:30 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Oleg Zabaronski (Warwick) 
Constant flux relation in nonequilibrium statistical physics. 

Thursday, 8 December, 2005 
4:10 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Stephan Fauve (LPS ENS, France) 
Fluctuations of energy flux in wave turbulence 

Friday, 9 December, 2005 
9:00 am 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Igor Tkachev (CERN) 
Turbulence in the Early Universe 

Friday, 9 December, 2005 
9:45 am 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Grigory Volovik (Helsinki) 
BlackHole and WhiteHole Horizons for CapillaryGravity Waves in Superfluids 

Friday, 9 December, 2005 
11:00 am 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Andrei Golov (Manchester) 
Quantised Vortices in Cold Superfluid 4He 

Friday, 9 December, 2005 
11:45 am 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Ladislav Skrbek (Inst. of Physics ASCR and Charles University) 
Quantum Turbulence in Helium Superfluids 

Friday, 9 December, 2005 
1:30 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Matti Krusius (Helsinki) 
Vortex Formation, Propagation, and Turbulence in Superfluid 3HeB 

Friday, 9 December, 2005 
2:15 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
George Pickett (Lancaster) 
Turbulence: From Quantum to Cosmological Scales 

Friday, 9 December, 2005 
3:30 pm 
Room MS01 
Symp W'shop on Universal Features in Turbulence 
Victor Efimov (Lancaster) 
Experimental Study of NonLinear Second Sound Waves in HeII 

Wednesday, 4 January, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic Analysis 
R Tribe (Warwick) 
Two parameter phase diagram for a noisy system 

Thursday, 5 January, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Analysis Seminar 
Chris Jones (North Carolina) 
Assimilating and Assessing Lagrangian Data in Ocean Models 

Thursday, 5 January, 2006 
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Room PS1.28 
Theoretical Physics Group Seminar 
David Thouless (UW Seattle) 
Dynamics of quantized vortices in superfluids and superconductors 

Friday, 6 January, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Special Analysis Seminar 
Daniel Ueltschi (Tucson) 
On the sum of Eigenvalues of the Laplacian 

Monday, 9 January, 2006 — Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 
12:50 pm 
Room B3.02 
MIR@W Mathematics of Biomolecules 
G. Friesecke, D. Marenduzzo, F. Theil (Warwick) 
Introduction and presentation 

Monday, 9 January, 2006 — Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 
1:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
MIR@W Mathematics of Biomolecules 
A. Maritan (Padua) 
What determines the native fold of a protein? 

Monday, 9 January, 2006 — Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
MIR@W Mathematics of Biomolecules 
P. D. Olmsted (Leeds) 
What can we really learn from mechanical unfolding of proteins ? 

Monday, 9 January, 2006 — Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 
3:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
MIR@W Mathematics of Biomolecules 
C. Schuette (Berlin) 
Mathematic approaches to conformation changes 

Monday, 9 January, 2006 — Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 
4:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
MIR@W Mathematics of Biomolecules 
R. Podgornik (Ljubljana) 
Quenched disorder and Coulomb interaction 

Monday, 9 January, 2006 — Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 
5:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
MIR@W Mathematics of Biomolecules 
C. Liu (Penn State) 
TBA 

Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 — Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 
8:45 am 
Room B1.01 
MIR@W Mathematics of Biomolecules 
O. Gonzalez (Austin) 
Parameterization of basepair models of DNA from molecular dynamics 

Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 — Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 
9:40 am 
Room B1.01 
MIR@W Mathematics of Biomolecules 
M. S. Turner (Warwick) 
Semiflexible biopolymers, their kinetics and interactions 

Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 — Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 
10:35 am 
Room B1.01 
MIR@W Mathematics of Biomolecules 
J. H. Maddocks (EPFL) 
Helices 

Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 
11:30 am 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Malcolm McCrae (Warwick) 
Molecular characterisation of Rotaviruses 

Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 
12:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Chris Dowson (Warwick) 
Cell wall biosynthesis and antibiotic resistance 

Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 — Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 
12:55 pm 
Room B1.01 
MIR@W Mathematics of Biomolecules 
G. Friesecke, D. Marenduzzo, F. Theil (Warwick) 
Conclusion and discussion 

Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 
2:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
HansGerhard Burgert (Warwick) 
E3 proteins: weapons of Adenoviruses to subvert antigen presentation, apoptosis and lymphocytes 

Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 
3:00 pm 
Room A1.01 
Complexity and Quantum Forum 
Ben Simons (Cavendish Labs) 
Pattern Formation in Exciton Systems near Quantum Degeneracy 

Tuesday, 10 January, 2006 
3:40 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Hugo van den Berg (Warwick) 
Mathematical models of viral evasion and detection 

Wednesday, 11 January, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room A1.01 
Midlands Probability Theory Seminar and the Stochastic analysis seminar 
A Barbour 
Regenerative composition structures: the case of slow variation 

Wednesday, 11 January, 2006 
3:00 pm 
Room A1.01 
Midlands Probability Theory Seminar and the Stochastic analysis seminar 
M.Grothaus 
Strong Feller properties for distorted Brownian motion with reflecting boundary condition and an application to continuous Nparticle systems with singular interactions 

Wednesday, 11 January, 2006 
4:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
The Midlands Probability Theory seminar and the Stochastic analysis seminar 
D Crisan 
McKeanVlasov representations for a class of SPDEs 

Thursday, 12 January, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Analysis seminar 
Bernd Schmidt (MPI Leipzig) 
A Derivation of continuum nonlinear plate theory from atomistic models 

Thursday, 12 January, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Miklos Laczkovich (Eotvos University Budapest) 
Equidecomposability under groups of isometries in R^d 

Friday, 13 January, 2006 
1:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Dynamical Systems Seminar 
Mark Holland (Surrey) 
Mixing properties of Lozenz maps and flows 

Friday, 13 January, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebra Seminar 
Peter Cameron (Queen Mary) 
Tutte polynomial and orbit counting 

Friday, 13 January, 2006 
2:30 pm 
Room B1.01 
Dynamical Systems Seminar 
Jon Aaronson (Tel Aviv) 
Exchangeable and Gibbs measures for subshifts 

Friday, 13 January, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Peter Cameron (Queen Mary) 
The random graph and the Urysohn space 

Monday, 16 January, 2006 
3:15 pm 
Room B3.02 
Complexity Forum 
David Sumpter (Oxford) 
The collective behaviour of animals: from locusts, ants, chickens, pigeons to humans 

Tuesday, 17 January, 2006 
1:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Tim Bugg (Warwick) 
Quantitative assays for bacterial cell wall peptidoglycan biosynthesis: towards a systems analysis of bacterial cell division and antibiotic resistance 

Tuesday, 17 January, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Dynamical systems & ergodic theory seminar 
Thomas Jordan (Warwick) 
Multifractal analysis and the varaince of Gibbs' measures 

Wednesday, 18 January, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
S Peszat (PAN) 
Properties of stochastic convolutions 

Thursday, 19 January, 2006 

Room B3.02 
MIR@W Day 
Organiser: Myrna Wooders (Economics, Warwick & Vanderbilt) 
Coalition theory and networks 

Thursday, 19 January, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.01 
Hyperbolic Geometry Seminar 
Cormac Long (Southampton) 
Some dodecahdral tessellations associated with Coxeter group $[5,3,5]$ 

Friday, 20 January, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B0.13 
Algebra Seminar 
Nicholas Jackson (Warwick) 
Homology theories for racks and quandies 

Friday, 20 January, 2006 
4:15 pm 
Room B3.03 
Colloquium  please note change of speaker, time and place 
Myrna Wooders (Vanderbilt and Warwick) 
TBA 

Tuesday, 24 January, 2006 
1:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Birgitta Norling (Stockholm) 
Proteomics in Cyanobacteria 

Tuesday, 24 January, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Conrad Mullineaux (Queen Mary) 
Dynamics of thylakoid membranes in cyanobacteria 

Tuesday, 24 January, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar 
Robert Devaney (Boston) 
Parameter Plane Structures for Singularly Perturbed Rational Maps 

Tuesday, 24 January, 2006 
3:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Nigel Robinson (Newcastle) 
Metallochaperones/metal sensors in Cyanobacteria 

Tuesday, 24 January, 2006 
4:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Nick Mann (Warwick) 
The impact of phages on cyanobacteria in the oceans 

Thursday, 26 January, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room Comp Sci 1.01 
Computer Science/Biology/Maths 
Tim Nattkemper (Bielefeld) 
TBA (treatment of multichannel image data from biology) 

Thursday, 26 January, 2006 
12:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Singularities seminar 
Caucher Birkar (Warwick) 
Singularities in birational geometry 

Thursday, 26 January, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Bas Lemmens (Warwick) 
How many points at the same distance 

Thursday, 26 January, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Singularities seminar 
Michael Loenne (Liverpool) 
Braid monodromy and fundamental groups of discriminant complements 

Thursday, 26 January, 2006 
3:30 pm 
Room B1.01 
Singularities seminar 
Christian Sevenheck (Mannheim) 
Nilpotent orbits of polarized integrable twistor structures 

Friday, 27 January, 2006 
5:10 pm 
Room MS02 
Colloquium 
Robert L. Devaney (Boston) 
Chaos Games and Fractal Images 

Monday, 30 January, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
ACM Seminar 
Roy Mathias (Birmingham) 
Monotonicity Principles in Quadratic Eigenvalue Problems 

Tuesday, 31 January, 2006 
1:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Peter Andrews (Sheffield) 
Self renewal and culture adaptation of human Embryonic Stem cells 

Tuesday, 31 January, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Dynamical Systems and ergodic theory seminar 
Lars Olsen (St Andrews) 
Distribution of digits in integers 

Tuesday, 31 January, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Analysis seminar 
Francis Nier 
Lowest Landau Level functional and Bargmann spaces 

Thursday, 2 February, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Moon Duchin (Davis) 
Curvature and dynamics in Teichmüller space 

Thursday, 2 February, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Analysis Seminar 
Nikolaos Bournaveas (Edinburgh) 
Velocity averages over spheres for solutions of the kinetic transport equation. 

Friday, 3 February, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B0.13 
follow up talk on the Geometry Seminar 
Moon Duchin (UC Davis) 
Curvature and dynamics in Teichmeller space (continued) 

Friday, 3 February, 2006 
2:30 pm 
Room B1.01 
Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
A Beskos (Warwick) 
Exact simulation of diffusions 

Friday, 3 February, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Thomas Ransford (Université Laval Quebec) 
Capacity 

Friday, 3 February, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Applied and Computational Seminar 
Miguel Bustamante (Paris) 
NavierStokes in WeberClebsch variables: study of vortex reconnection 

Monday, 6 February, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Applied and Computational Seminar 
Miguel Bustamante (Paris) 
NavierStokes in WeberClebsch variables: study of vortex reconnection 

Tuesday, 7 February, 2006 
1:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Ernst Wit (Lancaster) 
Optimal design of microarray experiments using simulated annealing 

Tuesday, 7 February, 2006 
1:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Vassilis Mersinias (Surrey) 
Time course expression profiling of developmental and metabolic transitions in Streptomyces using DNA microarrays 

Tuesday, 7 February, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Ergodic theory and dynamical systems seminar 
Gwyneth Stallard (Open University) 
Multiply connected wandering domains 

Wednesday, 8 February, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
T Bodineau (Paris) 
Current fluctuations in nonequilibrium diffusive systems 

Thursday, 9 February, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Mikhail Belolipetsky (Durham) 
Finite groups and hyperbolic manifolds 

Thursday, 9 February, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Analysis seminar 
Gero Friesecke (Warwick) 
Minimum energy configurations of classical charges in the potential of an atomic nucleus: Large N asymptotics 

Friday, 10 February, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebra Seminar 
Colva RoneyDougal 
Maximal subgroups of finite simple groups 

Tuesday, 14 February, 2006 
1:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Dirk Husmeier (BioSS  Edinburgh) 
Predicting mosaic structures in DNA sequence alignments with factorial hidden Markov models 

Tuesday, 14 February, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Dynamical systems and ergodic theory seminar 
Richard Oudkerk (Warwick) 
Stability of Baker domains and wandering components 

Wednesday, 15 February, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
E Bolthausen (Zurich) 
TBA 

Thursday, 16 February, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Analysis seminar 
Valeriy Slastikov (Warwick) 
Critical points of Onsager model of nematic phase transition 

Friday, 17 February, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebra Seminar 
Robert A Wilson (QMUL) 
Involution centralizers in matrix group algorithms 

Friday, 17 February, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.03 
Colloquium 
Peter Cooper and David Youdan (LMS and IMA) 
Discussion meeting: The IMALMS Frameworks Study Initiative 

Tuesday, 21 February, 2006 
1:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Anne Ridley (UCL) 
How cells move: intracellular signalling networks underlying cell migration 

Tuesday, 21 February, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Dynamical systems and ergodic theory seminar 
Anders Oberg (Uppsala) 
Countable State shifts and uniqueness of gMeasures 

Wednesday, 22 February, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.02 
MWTC 
Juan Pablo Mejia Ramos (Warwick Institute of Education) 
Workshop on the teaching and learning of Proof in University Mathematics 

Wednesday, 22 February, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
S Grosskinsky (Cambridge) 
Equivalence of ensembles for zerorange invariant measures 

Wednesday, 22 February, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.01 
Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
Prof V.V. Nikulin (Liverpool) 
Real K3 Surfaces 

Wednesday, 22 February, 2006 
5:10 pm 
Room B3.02 
Analysis Seminar 
Jose Rodrigo (Yale) 
Making rigorous sense of sharp fronts for the surface quasigeostrophic equation 

Thursday, 23 February, 2006 
9:00 am 
Room B1.01 
Presentations 
Patrik Ferrari (Technische Universität München) 
Determinantal point processes in mathematics and physics 

Thursday, 23 February, 2006 
9:35 am 
Room B1.01 
Presentations 
Samuel Lelievre (University of Warwick) 
Squaretiled surfaces and moduli spaces 

Thursday, 23 February, 2006 
10:15 am 
Room B1.01 
Presentations 
Jose L Rodrigo (Yale) 
Sharp fronts, contour dynamics and vortex lines 

Thursday, 23 February, 2006 
10:50 am 
Room B1.01 
Presentations 
Daniel Ueltschi (University of Arizona) 
BoseEinstein condensation and Feynman cycles 

Thursday, 23 February, 2006 
11:35 am 
Room B1.01 
Presentations 
Danijela Damjanovic (IHES, France) 
Higher rank abelian actions and rigidity 

Thursday, 23 February, 2006 
12:10 pm 
Room B1.01 
Presentations 
Damien Challet (Oxford) 
Mathematical methods for complex heterogeneity 

Thursday, 23 February, 2006 
1:40 pm 
Room B1.01 
Presentations 
Alexandros Alexakis (National Centre for Atmospheric Research/Advanced Study Program) 
Energy Cascade in MHD turbulence 

Thursday, 23 February, 2006 
2:15 pm 
Room B1.01 
Presentations 
Niels Jorgensen (Leeds) 
Interactions between algebra and topology 

Thursday, 23 February, 2006 
2:50 pm 
Room B1.01 
Presentations 
Andrey Lazarev (Bristol) 
Feynman diagrams, homotopy algebras and moduli spaces of complex curves 

Thursday, 23 February, 2006 
3:45 pm 
Room B1.01 
Presentations 
Ronald Van Luijk (MSRI, Berkeley, USA) 
Rational points on K3 surfaces 

Friday, 24 February, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.03 
Dynamical systems and ergodic theory seminar 
Ken Falconer (St Andrews) 
Fractual aspects of stochastic processes 

Friday, 24 February, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Ken Falconer (St Andrews) 
Symmetry and enumeration of selfsimilar fractals 

Monday, 27 February, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
ACM Seminar 
David Kay (Sussex) 
Finite element approximation of the NavierStokes CahnHilliard system 

Tuesday, 28 February, 2006 
1:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Jeff Cole (Birmingham) 
Microarray analysis of gene regulation as E. coli adapts from aerobic to anaerobic growth: sense, nonsense, lists and new insights into microbial physiology 

Tuesday, 28 February, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Dynamical Systems & Ergodic Theory Seminar 
Richard Sharp (Manchester) 
Directions in homology for Anosov flows 

Tuesday, 28 February, 2006 
3:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Complexity and Quantum Forum 
Neil Johnson (Oxford) 
Two's company, Three's a crowd: from Traders to Terrorists 

Wednesday, 1 March, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
A Debussche (Cachan) 
A Stochastic CahnHilliard equation with reflexion 

Thursday, 2 March, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
James Giblin (Warwick) 
Classification of continuously transitive Circle Groups 

Friday, 3 March, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebra Seminar 
Ryan Budney (Max Planck Institute for Mathematics, Bonn) 
Spaces of knots and bundle constructions 

Friday, 3 March, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
David Preiss (University College London) 
Three of many flavours of real analysis 

Monday, 6 March, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Brian Bowditch (Southampton) 
The Ending Lamination Conjecture I 

Monday, 6 March, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
ACM Seminar 
Bruce Turkington (Massachusetts, Amherst) 
Statistical equilibrium models, geostrophic turbulence and Jupiters jets and spots 

Tuesday, 7 March, 2006 
1:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Martin Lochner (Warwick) 
Ligandgated ion channels  fast macromolecular machines 

Wednesday, 8 March, 2006 
9:30 am 
Room B1.01 
Presentation 
Fabian TorresArdila (Boston) 
Traces and ChernSimons classes in Loop Spaces 

Wednesday, 8 March, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
T Komorowski (Lublin) 
Asymptotic behavior of a particle in a random force field 

Wednesday, 8 March, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.01 
Geometry Seminar 
Brian Bowditch (Southampton) 
The Ending Lamination Conjecture II 

Thursday, 9 March, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Brian Bowditch (Southampton) 
The Ending Lamination Conjecture III 

Thursday, 9 March, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometric Analysis Seminar 
Fabian TorresArdilla (Boston University) 
Traces and ChernSimons classes in Loop Spaces 

Friday, 10 March, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Ergodic theory and dynamical systems seminar 
Vincent Naudot (Warwick) 
Local versus global dynamics: an application 

Friday, 10 March, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Brian Bowditch (Southampton) 
Hyperbolic 3manifolds and curves complexes 

Monday, 13 March, 2006 — Saturday, 18 March, 2006 


Turbuence Symposium Workshop 
Organisers: I Castro, D Holm, S Nazarenko, R Kerr & C Vassillicos 
Environmental and Geophysical Turbulence 

Monday, 13 March, 2006 

Room B3.02 
MIR@W Day 
Organiser: Robert Kerr and Sergey Nazarenko (Warwick) 
Joint with the Turbulence Symposium Workshop 

Monday, 13 March, 2006 
12:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
C V Tran (St Andrews) 
Vanishing enstrphy dissipation in 2DNS 

Monday, 13 March, 2006 
1:20 pm 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
P Bartello (McGill) 
Theoretical and computational issues in geophysical turbulence 

Monday, 13 March, 2006 
2:10 pm 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
V Zeitlin (Paris) 
Parametric excitation and nonlinear dynamics of equatorial waves 

Monday, 13 March, 2006 
3:40 pm 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
B Dubrulle (Saclay) 
A LesLangevin model for turbulence 

Tuesday, 14 March, 2006 
9:30 am 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
L Collins (Cornell) 
Clustering or particles in turbulence: early cloud development 

Tuesday, 14 March, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
J Hunt (UCL) 
Very inhomogeneous turbulence and interfaces 

Tuesday, 14 March, 2006 
11:35 am 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
R Shaw (Michigan Tech) 
Turbulence and clouds: a measurement perspective 

Tuesday, 14 March, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Ergodic Theory & Dynamical Systems Seminar 
Anthony Manning (Warwick) 
Subadditive pressure and Hausdorff dimension for expanding maps: estimating the shape of a cylinder 

Tuesday, 14 March, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
A Fouxon (Israel) 
Role of cloud turbulence in the formation of rain 

Tuesday, 14 March, 2006 
2:35 pm 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
B Devenish (Met Office) 
Acceleration statistics in turbulence 

Tuesday, 14 March, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
S Malinowski (Warsaw) 
Smallscale mixing in clouds 

Wednesday, 15 March, 2006 
9:30 am 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
P K Taylor (Southampton) 
The structure of the marine cloud topped boundary layer 

Wednesday, 15 March, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
K Melville (Scripps) 
WaveInduced Turbulence in the Upper Ocean 

Wednesday, 15 March, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
S Belcher (Reading) 
Windwave interactions 

Wednesday, 15 March, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room A1.01 
Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
M.Davis (Imperial College) 
Aplications of the BismutElworthy formula in mathematical 

Wednesday, 15 March, 2006 
2:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
M Stiassnie (Technion) 
Temporal and spatial growth of wind waves 

Wednesday, 15 March, 2006 
2:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
G Levina (Perm, Russia) 
Theoretical and experimental modelling of intensive atmospheric vortices 

Wednesday, 15 March, 2006 
3:00 pm 
Room A1.01 
Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
P Graczyk (Angers) 
Poisson Kernel for hyperbolic Brownian motion 

Wednesday, 15 March, 2006 
4:30 pm 
Room B1.01 
Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
D Bakry (Toulouse) 
From Logarithmic Sobolev inequelites to LiYau's parabolic Harnack 

Thursday, 16 March, 2006 
9:30 am 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
J Marshall (MIT) 
Mixing and restratification in the upper ocean 

Thursday, 16 March, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
J Simpson (Bangor) 
Measurements and models of turbulence in shelf seas 

Thursday, 16 March, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
A Martin (Southampton) 
Stirring vegetable soup 

Thursday, 16 March, 2006 
2:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
P Berloff (Cambridge) 
Midlatitude oceanatmosphere model: decadal variability and dynamics 

Thursday, 16 March, 2006 
2:40 pm 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
D Acreman (Met Office) 
Tuning and validation of ocean mixed layer models 

Thursday, 16 March, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
G P King (Lisbon/Warwick) 
Variability of surface circulation 

Friday, 17 March, 2006 
9:30 am 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
R Hallberg (GFDL) 
Representing gravity current entrainment in largescale ocean models 

Friday, 17 March, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
S Legg (Princeton) 
Making practical progress in representing turbulent processes in ocean models 

Friday, 17 March, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
P Korn (Hamburg) 
Development of an oceanatmosphere model on icoahedral grids  the first steps 

Friday, 17 March, 2006 
2:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
M Piggott (Imperial) 
Modelling environmental flows at a range of scales using adaptive methods 

Friday, 17 March, 2006 
2:40 pm 
Room B3.02 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
V Shrira (Keele) 
Nontraditional Coriolis terms and mixing in the deep ocean 

Monday, 20 March, 2006 — Friday, 24 March, 2006 

Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Organiser: Charudatta Hajarnavis 
Recent Advances in Noncommutative Ring Theory 

Monday, 20 March, 2006 
11:05 am 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Peter Vamos (Exeter) 
Matrix Type of rings 

Monday, 20 March, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Alberto Facchini (Padova) 
Additive functors that describe directsum decompositions 

Monday, 20 March, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Patrick Smith (Glasgow) 
Compressible and related modules 

Tuesday, 21 March, 2006 
9:30 am 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Surender Jain (Ohio) 
Essential extensions of semisimple modules 

Tuesday, 21 March, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Syed Tariq Rizvi (OhioState) 
Essential extensions with ring structure 

Tuesday, 21 March, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Vladimir Bavula (Sheffield) 
The rings of differential operators in prime characteristic 

Tuesday, 21 March, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Adnan Tercan (Hacettepe) 
Generalisations of CSmodules 

Tuesday, 21 March, 2006 
5:00 pm 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Ahmed Haghany (Esfahan) 
Retractable modules and related results 

Wednesday, 22 March, 2006 
9:30 am 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Stephane Launois (Edinburgh) 
Automorphisms of quantum algebras 

Wednesday, 22 March, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Tom Lenagan (Edinburgh) 
Quantum algebras with a straightening law 

Wednesday, 22 March, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Hashem Koohy (Warwick) 
Multiplication modules and uerings 

Wednesday, 22 March, 2006 
2:30 pm 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Alex Woodward (Glasgow) 
On finitely annihilated modules and Artinian rings 

Wednesday, 22 March, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Fatih Karabacak (Anadolu) 
Extending modules 

Thursday, 23 March, 2006 
9:30 am 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Hidetoshi Marubayashi (Naruto) 
Ore extensions which are unique factorization rings 

Thursday, 23 March, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
David A Jordan (Sheffield) 
Reversible automorphisms and rings of invariants 

Thursday, 23 March, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Arthur Chatters (Bristol) 
Noetherian rings of injective dimension one and their quotient rings 

Thursday, 23 March, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Efraim PArmendariz (Texas) 
Weakly regular rings 

Friday, 24 March, 2006 
9:30 am 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Yuval Ginosar (Haifa) 
Homogeneous deformations of crossed products 

Friday, 24 March, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room MS02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Louis Rowen (BarIlan) 
Recent developments in the theory of PIrings 

Friday, 24 March, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room MS.02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Agata Smoktunowicz (Edinburgh) 
Some results and examples on algebras with small GK dimension 

Friday, 24 March, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room MS.02 
Goldie Memorial Meeting 
Chris Robson (Leeds) 
HNP Rings 

Tuesday, 28 March, 2006 
1:05 pm 
Room B3.02 
IPCR 
Roy Goodacre (Manchester) 
Making sense of the metabolome using explanatory machine learning 

Thursday, 30 March, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Pascal Hubert (Marseille) 
Veech groups and the dynamics of flat surfaces 

Thursday, 30 March, 2006 
3:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Emmanuel Royer (Montpellier) 
Quasimodular forms and applications 

Monday, 3 April, 2006 — Wednesday, 5 April, 2006 


Systems Biology 
Organiser: David Rand (Warwick) 
BioSim Workshop 

Thursday, 20 April, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry seminar 
Jack Button (Cambridge) 
3manifold groups, the BNS invariant and the Alexander polynomial 

Friday, 21 April, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Reidun Twarok (York) 
Mathematical Virology: Structure and assembly of viruses based on group theory and tiling theory 

Monday, 24 April, 2006 — Wednesday, 26 April, 2006 

Room B3.02 
Workshop 
Organiser: Petr Plechac (Warwick) 
Coarsegrained Multiscale Models: Mathematical analysis and applications. 

Monday, 24 April, 2006 
1:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Coarsegrained Multiscale Models 
Gunilla Kreiss (Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden) 
Interface Capturing methods for multiphase flows 

Monday, 24 April, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Coarsegrained Multiscale Models 
Mattias Sandberg (Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden) 
Phase transition of a thermally driven AllenCahn equation, and solution of the associated optimal control problem 

Monday, 24 April, 2006 
3:00 pm 
Room B3.03 
Mathematical Biology 
Ian MacKenzie (Queen Mary University) 
Stem cell behaviour in cancer cell lines  a candidate for mathematical systems biology? 

Monday, 24 April, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Coarsegrained Multiscale Models 
Greg Pavliotis (Imperial College) 
Parameter estimation for multiscale diffusions 

Monday, 24 April, 2006 
5:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Coarsegrained Multiscale Models 
Chun Lui (Penn State) 
Closure procedures for MicroMacro FENE Models for Polymeric Fluids 

Tuesday, 25 April, 2006 
10:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Coarsegrained Multiscale Models 
Anders Szepessy (Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden) 
Stochastic Hydrodynamical limits for phase changes 

Tuesday, 25 April, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Coarsegrained Multiscale Models 
Nicolas Dirr (MaxPlanck Institute, Leipzig) 
Contour techniques applied to variational problems 

Tuesday, 25 April, 2006 
1:00 pm 
Room 3.02 
Coarsegrained Multiscale Models 
Claude Le Bris (CERMICS, Paris) 
Some mathematical issues in molecular dynamics 

Tuesday, 25 April, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Coarsegrained Multiscale Models 
MichaelLoulakis (Crete) 
Mobility of tracer particles and Einstein relation 

Tuesday, 25 April, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Dynamical systems and ergodic theory seminar 
Tom Ward (East Anglia) 
Periodic points and subdynamics in rank one 

Tuesday, 25 April, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Coarsegrained Multiscale Models 
Dimitri Vvedensky (The Blackett Laboratory, Imperial College) 
Multiscale Theory of Fluctuating Interfaces 

Tuesday, 25 April, 2006 
5:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Coarsegrained Multiscale Models 
Roman Kotecky (Warwick) 
Collapse of supersaturation at phase coexistence 

Wednesday, 26 April, 2006 
10:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Coarsegrained Multiscale Models 
Mattias Roussett (Nice) 
Computation of free energy using nonequilibrium projected dynamics caused by switched reaction coordinates 

Wednesday, 26 April, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Coarsegrained Multiscale Models 
Jose Trashorras (CEREMADE, Paris) 
On blockspin dynamics 

Wednesday, 26 April, 2006 
1:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Coarsegrained Multiscale Models 
Omas Lakkis (Sussex) 
White noise regularisation for the stochastic AllenCahn problem 

Wednesday, 26 April, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Coarsegrained Multiscale Models 
Ping Lin (National University of Singapore) 
An analysis of the quasicontinuum Approximation for 1D and 2D Materials 

Thursday, 27 April, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Etienne Ghys (ENS Lyon) 
Rotation numbers for surface automorphisms 

Thursday, 27 April, 2006 
3:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Singularity Seminar 
Ignacio de Gregorio (Warwick) 
Some computations on the GaussManin system of functions on quasihomogeneous curves 

Thursday, 27 April, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.03 
Special Lecture 
Odo Diekmann (Utrecht) 
The delay equation approach to physiologically structured population models 

Thursday, 27 April, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Analysis Seminar 
Ben Weinkove (Harvard) 
The CalabiYau equation on almostKähler fourmanifolds 

Friday, 28 April, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Etienne Ghys (ENS Lyon) 
The geodesic flow of the modular surface 

Tuesday, 2 May, 2006 
10:30 am 
Room B3.01 
Systems Biology 
Organiser: Nigel Burroughs (Warwick) 
Transcription/Translation Workshop 

Tuesday, 2 May, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Ergodic theory and dynamical systems seminar 
Dong Han Kim (Warwick) 
The recurrence time of ergodic systems for infinite measures 

Wednesday, 3 May, 2006 

Room Computer Science 
Computer Science Meeting 
Organiser: Leslie Goldberg 
Combinatorics, Algorithms and Statistical Physics 

Wednesday, 3 May, 2006 
10:30 am 
Room B3.02 
MWTC Workshop 
Lara Alcock (Essex) 
Teaching and Learning of Analysis 

Wednesday, 3 May, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room Computer Science 
Computer Science Meeting 
Martin Dyer (Leeds) 
Generating random colourings 

Wednesday, 3 May, 2006 
3:50 pm 
Room Computer Science 
Computer Science Meeting 
Fabio Martinelli (Rome) 
Kinetically constrained spin models 

Wednesday, 3 May, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic Analysis seminar 
N Shephard (Oxford) 
Designing realised kernels to measure the expost variation of equity prices in the presence of noise 

Wednesday, 3 May, 2006 
5:00 pm 
Room Computer Science 
Computer Science Meeting 
Boguslaw Zegarlinski (Imperial College) 
Coercive Inequalities for Large Interacting Systems 

Thursday, 4 May, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Vladimir Bozin (Warwick) (Warwick) 
Quasiconformally homogenous surfaces 

Friday, 5 May, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebra Seminar 
Vitaliy Kurlin (Liverpool) 
Solving expenential equations in Lie algebra 

Friday, 5 May, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Applied Maths Seminar 
Igor Chueshov (Kharkov) 
Ladyzhenskaya's theorem on dimension of invariant sets: generalizations and applications 

Friday, 5 May, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Stephen Cook (Toronto) 
Computational complexity and proofs of combinatorial principles 

Tuesday, 9 May, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Dynamical systems and ergodic theory seminar 
Vassili Gelfreich (Warwick) 
Stokes phenomenon near a parabolic fixed point of a holomorphic map in C2 

Wednesday, 10 May, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Systems Biology 
Lorenzo Frigerio (Warwick) 
Biogenesis of protein storage vacuoles in plant seeds 

Thursday, 11 May, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Greg McShane (Toulouse) 
The Hitchin component, higher Teichmueller space and shear coordinates (joint work with Francois Labourie) 

Thursday, 11 May, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Analysis Seminar 
Ernst Kuwert (Freiberg) 
Closed surfaces with bounds on their Willmore energy 

Friday, 12 May, 2006 
12:00 pm 
Room B3.01 
Systems Biology 
KahTong Seow (Merck KGaA, Germany) 
Deciphering complex biology from OMIC data 

Friday, 12 May, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebra Seminar 
Mark Stather (Warwick) 
The Matrix Group Recognition Project 

Friday, 12 May, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Rosemary Bailey (Queen Mary London) 
Block designs for experiments: from microarrays to orthogonal arrays 

Monday, 15 May, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Applied & Computational Math Seminar 
David Wright (Physics, Exeter) 
Modelling of phasechange alloys for applications in ultrahigh density data storage 

Tuesday, 16 May, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Dynamical systems and ergodic theory 
Jens Marklof (Bristol) 
Escape of measures and quantum unique ergodicity 

Tuesday, 16 May, 2006 
3:00 pm 
Room B1.16 
UNINETComplex Systems Network Theory Seminar Series 
Thomas Gall (Economics Dept. Bonn) 
The Timimg of Education: Mismatches and Sequencing of Investment 

Wednesday, 17 May, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
M. Romito (Florence) 
Markov solutions and their regularity for the 3D NavierStokes equations driven by random forces 

Thursday, 18 May, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Joint Algebra / Geometry seminar 
Susan Hermiller (University of Nebraska  Lincoln) 
Almost convexities and tame combings for groups 

Thursday, 18 May, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Analysis Seminar 
Nicolas Burq (Orsay) 
Restriction of the Laplace Beltrami eigenfunctions on submanifolds 

Friday, 19 May, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Xavier Buff (Toulouse) 
Quadratic Julia sets with positive area 

Monday, 22 May, 2006 — Wednesday, 24 May, 2006 

Room B3.03, MS.05 
MIR@W 
Organiser: Andrew Stuart (Warwick) 
Mathematics of Data Assimilation 

Wednesday, 24 May, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B1.01 
UNINET Neuronal Networks 
J. Feng (Computer Science, Warwick) 
Optimal control of neuronal networks 

Wednesday, 24 May, 2006 
11:30 am 
Room B1.01 
UNINET Neuronal Networks 
D. Battaglia (UNINET, Paris) 
Oscillations in rate models with explicit delay: from periodicity to quasiperiodic and chaotic behaviour 

Wednesday, 24 May, 2006 
1:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
UNINET Neuronal Networks 
E. Rossoni 
Moment neuronal networks and hormone control 

Wednesday, 24 May, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B1.01 
UNINET Neuronal Networks 
J. Lister 
Spiking neural networks: topological and connectivity issues 

Wednesday, 24 May, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
UNINET Neuronal Networks 
J. Wu 
Hierarchical multivariate analysis of variance for electrophysiological data 

Wednesday, 24 May, 2006 
2:30 pm 
Room B1.01 
UNINET Neuronal Networks 
D. Vavoulis 
Computational modeling of the feeding central pattern generator of the pond snail /lymaea stagnalis 

Thursday, 25 May, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Martin Bridson (Imperial College) 
Snowflake groups, PerronFrobenius exponents, and isoperimetric spectra 

Thursday, 25 May, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
A Stuart (Warwick) 
Parameter Estimation for Multiscale Diffusions 

Friday, 26 May, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Angus Macintyre (Queen Mary London) 
Generic automorphisms and nonstandard Frobenius 

Tuesday, 30 May, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Ergodic Theory & Dynamical Systems seminar 
Andrew Moss (Manchester) 
Stable Transitivity of a class of Skew Products 

Wednesday, 31 May, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
C. Odasso (Cachan) 
Markov flows for 3D Stochastic Navier Stokes Equations 

Thursday, 1 June, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Hugo Parlier (Geneva) 
Gaps left by simple closed geodesics on surfaces 

Thursday, 1 June, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room MS.03 
Analysis Seminar 
Frédéric Robert (Nice) 
Compactness issues and asymptotic estimates for fourth order equations 

Thursday, 1 June, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Analysis Seminar 
Sylvia Serfaty (Courant) 
Vortexdynamics in the GinzburgLandau heat flow 

Friday, 2 June, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Karoly Simon (Budapest and Warwick) 
On the set of the iterates of continuous functions. 

Monday, 5 June, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
ACM Seminar 
Johnathon Crofts (Leicester) 
Numerical detection of unstable periodic orbits 

Tuesday, 6 June, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Ergodic Theory & Dynamical Systems Seminar 
Tomasz Downarowicz (Wroclaw University of Technology) 
The Law of Series 

Wednesday, 7 June, 2006 
2:30 pm 
Room B3.02 

Gavril Farkas (Austin, Texas) 
The global geometry of moduli space of curves 

Wednesday, 7 June, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
S.Adams (Leipzig) 
Probabilistic approaches to large systems of Bosons 

Thursday, 8 June, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Robert Silhol (Montpellier) 
Hyperbolic Lego, translation surfaces and uniformization 

Thursday, 8 June, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Analysis Seminar 
André Neves (Princeton) 
Singularities of Lagrangian mean curvature flow 

Friday, 9 June, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebra Seminar 
Peter Brooksbank (Bucknell, Pennsylvania) 
Testing Modules for Isomorphism 

Friday, 9 June, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Mario Micallef (Warwick) 
Minimal Surfaces, a happy marriage of differential geometry, calculus of variations and complex analysis. 

Monday, 12 June, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.01 
Systems Biology 
Organiser: Volker Betz (Warwick) 
IBB Seminar 

Monday, 12 June, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
ACM Seminar 
Rudolf Roemer (Warwick) 
Large scale Diagonalization Techniques for the Anderson Model of Localization 

Tuesday, 13 June, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Dynamical Systems & Ergodic Theory Seminar 
Chris Penrose (Queen Mary) 
Entirely resolvable holomorphic correspondences 

Wednesday, 14 June, 2006 
3:00 pm 
Room B3.01 
Computing in the Undergraduate Maths Degree 
Discussion chaired by Petr Plechac 
Aim: to review and inform on what we do now, and consider proposals for change 

Wednesday, 14 June, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
R.Fernandez (Rouen) 
NonGibbsian distributions in spin lattices 

Thursday, 15 June, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Geometry Seminar 
Frank Herrlich (Karlsruhe) 
Equations for Teichmuller curves: some examples. 

Friday, 16 June, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Colloquium 
Jan Krajicek (Czech Academy) 
Hardness assumptions in complexity theory 

Monday, 19 June, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
ACM Seminar 
Frederic Legoll (Paris) 
Sampling the canonical measure: comparison of several methods and application to molecular dynamics 

Tuesday, 20 June, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B1.01 
Dynamical Systems and Ergodic Theory Seminar 
Francois Ledrappier (Notre Dame) 
Invariant measures for the stable foliation 

Thursday, 22 June, 2006 
1:00 pm 
Room B3.01 
Geometry Seminar 
Anthony O'farrell (Maynooth) 
Reversibilty and it's connections 

Thursday, 22 June, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Analysis Seminar 
Laszio Szekelyhidi (ETH Zuerich) 
Tartar's conjecture and localization of quasiconvex hulls 

Thursday, 22 June, 2006 
4:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Analysis Seminar 
Robert McCann (Toronto) 
Free Boundaries in Optimal Transport 

Monday, 26 June, 2006 — Saturday, 1 July, 2006 


Symposium Workshop and Graduate Summer School 
Organisers: Sergei Molokov, Sergey Nazarenko, Andre Thess, Thierry Alboussiere and Mike Proctor 
Instabilities and Turbulence in MHD flows 

Monday, 26 June, 2006 
11:30 am 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium School 
H.K. Moffatt 
An Introduction to Magnetohydrodynamics 

Monday, 26 June, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium School 
A.D. Gilbert 
Introduction to Dynamo Theory 

Monday, 26 June, 2006 
3:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium School 
A. Shukurov 
Introduction to galactic dynamos 

Monday, 26 June, 2006 
4:30 pm 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
A.D. Gilbert 
Dynamo action in flows posessing cat's eyes 

Monday, 26 June, 2006 
5:10 pm 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
J. Burguete 
Kinematic dynamo, slow effects of experimental highly turbulent flows 

Tuesday, 27 June, 2006 
12:00 am 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
F. Daviaud 
MHD results in VKS experiment 

Tuesday, 27 June, 2006 
9:00 am 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium School 
A. Thess 
Introduction to instabilities and turbulence in liquid metal MHD 

Tuesday, 27 June, 2006 
10:00 am 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium School 
A. Tsinober 
Experimental observations of MHD turbulence 

Tuesday, 27 June, 2006 
11:30 am 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium School 
P.A. Davidson 
The role of angular momentum in MHD turbulence 

Tuesday, 27 June, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar 
Yakov Pesin (Penn State) 
Existence of hyperbolic Bernoulli flows on compact manifolds 

Tuesday, 27 June, 2006 
2:10 pm 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Alban Potherat 
Bounds on the attractor dimension for wall bound lowRm Turbulence 

Tuesday, 27 June, 2006 
5:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium School 
Led by A.D. Gilbert 
Student discussion seminar 

Wednesday, 28 June, 2006 
12:00 am 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
J.A. Domaradzki 
Large Eddy Simulation Techniques for Physically Complex Flows 

Wednesday, 28 June, 2006 
9:00 am 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium School 
B. Dubrulle 
The influence of turbulence onto the dynamo threshold 

Wednesday, 28 June, 2006 
10:00 am 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium School 
A. Schekochihin 
MHD turbulence in space and interstellar plasmas 

Wednesday, 28 June, 2006 
11:30 am 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
R. Kerr 
Ultrafast initiation of reconnection in observations and a numerical model. 

Wednesday, 28 June, 2006 
2:10 pm 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium School 
S. Chapman 
Solar wind turbulence, modelling and data issues 

Wednesday, 28 June, 2006 
3:10 pm 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
I. Rogachevskii 
New mechanism of generation of largescale magnetic fields in turbulent flows with largescale shear 

Wednesday, 28 June, 2006 
4:20 pm 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
D. Kivotides 
Magnetic field generation by coherent turbulence structures 

Wednesday, 28 June, 2006 
5:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Greg Eyink 
Kelvin's Theorem and Alfven's Theorem in Turbulent Flow 

Thursday, 29 June, 2006 
9:00 am 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium School 
G. Gerbeth 
MHD turbulence in electromagnetic processing of materials 

Thursday, 29 June, 2006 
10:00 am 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium 
S. Molokov 
Modes of interfacial instability in aluminium reduction cells: uniform vs nonuniform magnetic fields 

Thursday, 29 June, 2006 
11:20 am 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium 
Thierry Alboussiere 
DTS: Results of an MHD spherical Couette flow experiment 

Thursday, 29 June, 2006 
12:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Singularity Day 
Alexei Gorinov (Nijmegen) 
Division theorems for the cohomology of discriminant complements and applications to enumerative geometry 

Thursday, 29 June, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium School 
P. Diamond 
Introduction to Drift Wave Turbulence in Plasma 

Thursday, 29 June, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Singularity Day 
Jonathon Woolf (Liverpool) 
Witt groups of constructible sheaves 

Thursday, 29 June, 2006 
2:30 pm 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium School 
Rainer Hollerbach 
The Magnetorotational Instability 

Thursday, 29 June, 2006 
2:30 pm 
Room B1.01 
Ergodic Theory and Dynamical Systems Seminar 
Omri Sarig (Penn State) 
Generalized laws of large numbers for horocycle flows 

Thursday, 29 June, 2006 
3:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Singularity Day 
Farid Tari (Durham) 
TBA 

Thursday, 29 June, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
WolfChristian Müller 
Rotating MHD turbulence 

Friday, 30 June, 2006 
12:00 am 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium 
A. Shukurov 
"Contour statistics, depolarization canals and interstellar turbulence" 

Friday, 30 June, 2006 
9:00 am 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium School 
F. Sahraoui 
Measuring and understanding space plasma turbulence 

Friday, 30 June, 2006 
10:00 am 
Room in Computer Science CS1.04 
Computer Science Seminar 
Donald Knuth (Stanford) 
Boolean Footprints 

Friday, 30 June, 2006 
10:00 am 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium School 
R. von FaySiebenburgen 
MHD waves and oscillations in solar waveguides 

Friday, 30 June, 2006 
11:30 am 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium School 
V. Nakariakov 
MHD waves and oscillationsin the solar corona 

Friday, 30 June, 2006 
3:30 pm 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium 
P. Diamond 
MHD Turbulence on a BetaPlane and Confinement of the Solar Tachocline 

Friday, 30 June, 2006 
4:10 pm 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium 
S. Vergeles 
Lorenz force statistics in kinematic dynamo at high Prandtl number 

Friday, 30 June, 2006 
4:50 pm 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium 
S. Nazarenko 
Weak MHD turbulence 

Saturday, 1 July, 2006 
10:00 am 
Room MS.01 
Turbulence Symposium School 

Student Revision Seminar 

Friday, 7 July, 2006 — Friday, 7 July, 2006 


Warwick Research Festival 
Organiser: Miles Reid (Warwick) 
Mathematics and beyond 

Friday, 7 July, 2006 
10:00 am 
Room MS.01 
Warwick Research Festival 
Caroline Series (Warwick) 
Indra's pearls  geometry and symmetry 

Friday, 7 July, 2006 
11:30 am 
Room MS.01 
Warwick Research Festival 
Ian Stewart FRS (Warwick) 
All the world's a network 

Friday, 7 July, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
Neil O'Connell (UC Cork) 
Interlaced random walks on the circle 

Friday, 7 July, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
Neil O'Connell (UC Cork) 
Interlaced random walks on the circle 

Friday, 7 July, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
Warwick Research Festival 
Samir Siksek (Warwick) 
Beyond Fermat's last theorem 

Friday, 7 July, 2006 
3:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
Martin Ondrejat (Prague) 
Integral representations of martingales 

Friday, 7 July, 2006 
3:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
Martin Ondrejat (Prague) 
Integral representations of martingales 

Friday, 7 July, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
Warwick Research Festival 
David Rand (Warwick) 
Systems biology and its mathematical challenges 

Friday, 7 July, 2006 
4:40 pm 
Room B3.02 
East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
Andreas Eberle (Bonn) 
Convergence of sequential MCMC methods. 

Friday, 7 July, 2006 
4:40 pm 
Room B3.02 
East Midlands Stochastic Analysis Seminar 
Andreas Eberle (Bonn) 
Convergence of sequential MCMC methods 

Monday, 10 July, 2006 — Friday, 14 July, 2006 


2005/06 Turbulence Symposium, LMS/EPSRC Short Course 
Organisers: by Sergey Nazarenko and Oleg Zaboronski 
Nonequilibrium statistical mechanics and turbulence 

Monday, 10 July, 2006 
9:30 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium, LMS/EPSRC School 
John Cardy 
Field Theory and NonEquilibrium Statistical Mechanics  Lecture 1 

Monday, 10 July, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium, LMS/EPSRC School 
Gregory Falkovich 
Turbulence theory as part of statistical physics  Lecture 1 

Monday, 10 July, 2006 
12:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium, LMS/EPSRC School 
Krzysztof Gawedzki 
Soluble models of turbulent transport  Lecture 1 

Tuesday, 11 July, 2006 
9:00 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium, LMS/EPSRC School 
Krzysztof Gawedzki 
Soluble models of turbulent transport  Lecture 2 

Tuesday, 11 July, 2006 
10:00 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium, LMS/EPSRC School 
John Cardy 
Field Theory and NonEquilibrium Statistical Mechanics  Lecture 2 

Tuesday, 11 July, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Cambridge Oxford Warwick Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
Miles Reid (Warwick) 
Ice cream and Dedekind sums 

Tuesday, 11 July, 2006 
11:30 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium, LMS/EPSRC School 
Gregory Falkovich 
Turbulence theory as part of statistical physics  Lecture 2 

Tuesday, 11 July, 2006 
12:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Cambridge Oxford Warwick Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
V.V. Nikulin (Liverpool) 
Correspondences of K3 surfaces via moduli of sheaves 

Tuesday, 11 July, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Cambridge Oxford Warwick Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
NamHoon Lee (KIAS, Seoul) 
Tyurin constructions of CalabiYau 3folds 

Tuesday, 11 July, 2006 
3:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Cambridge Oxford Warwick Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
Nikolai Tyurin (JINR Dubna) 
The Maslov class of Lagrangian submanifolds (in some cases when it can be defined) 

Tuesday, 11 July, 2006 
5:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Cambridge Oxford Warwick Algebraic Geometry Seminar 
Victor Batyrev (Tübingen) 
Constructing new CalabiYau 3folds and their mirrors via conifold transitions 

Wednesday, 12 July, 2006 — Wednesday, 12 July, 2006 

Room B3.02 
Andrei Tyurin  A memorial celebration 
Organiser: Miles Reid (Warwick) 


Wednesday, 12 July, 2006 
9:00 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium, LMS/EPSRC School 
Gregory Falkovich 
Turbulence theory as part of statistical physics  Lecture 3 

Wednesday, 12 July, 2006 
10:00 am 
Room MS.02 
Andrei Tyurin  A memorial celebration 
Nick ShepherdBarron (Cambridge) 
Some moduli spaces in algebraic geometry 

Wednesday, 12 July, 2006 
10:00 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium, LMS/EPSRC School 
Krzysztof Gawedzki 
Soluble models of turbulent transport  Lecture 3 

Wednesday, 12 July, 2006 
11:30 am 
Room MS.02 
Andrei Tyurin  A memorial celebration 
Fedya Bogomolov (Courant Institute) 
On algebraic hyperbolicity of surfaces (provisional title) 

Wednesday, 12 July, 2006 
11:30 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium, LMS/EPSRC School 
John Cardy 
Field Theory and NonEquilibrium Statistical Mechanics  Lecture 3 

Wednesday, 12 July, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room MS.02 
Andrei Tyurin  A memorial celebration 
Simon Donaldson (Imperial) 
The scalar curvature of toric surfaces 

Wednesday, 12 July, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room MS.02 
Andrei Tyurin  A memorial celebration 
Yuri Manin (MPI, Bonn & Northwestern) 
Quantum tori with real multiplication: algebraic models. 

Thursday, 13 July, 2006 
9:30 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium, LMS/EPSRC School 
Krzysztof Gawedzki 
Soluble models of turbulent transport  Lecture 4 

Thursday, 13 July, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium, LMS/EPSRC School 
Gregory Falkovich 
Turbulence theory as part of statistical physics  Lecture 4 

Thursday, 13 July, 2006 
12:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium, LMS/EPSRC School 
John Cardy 
Field Theory and NonEquilibrium Statistical Mechanics  Lecture 4 

Friday, 14 July, 2006 
9:00 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium, LMS/EPSRC School 
John Cardy 
Field Theory and NonEquilibrium Statistical Mechanics  Lecture 5 

Friday, 14 July, 2006 
10:00 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium, LMS/EPSRC School 
Krzysztof Gawedzki 
Soluble models of turbulent transport  Lecture 5 

Friday, 14 July, 2006 
11:30 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium, LMS/EPSRC School 
Gregory Falkovich 
Turbulence theory as part of statistical physics  Lecture 5 

Friday, 14 July, 2006 
4:40 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium, LMS/EPSRC School 
Charles Doering 
Stirring up trouble: Multiscale mixing efficiencies for steady scalar sources 

Saturday, 15 July, 2006 — Friday, 21 July, 2006 


2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Organisers: Sergey Nazarenko and Oleg Zaboronski 
Nonequilibrium statistical mechanics and turbulence 

Saturday, 15 July, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Evgeniy Kuznetsov 
Spectra of turbulence generated by singularities 

Saturday, 15 July, 2006 
12:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Itamar Procaccia 
Drag Reduction by Polymers or Bubbles In WallBounded Turbulence 

Saturday, 15 July, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Pavel Luzhnikov 
How much laser power can propagate through fusion plasma? 

Saturday, 15 July, 2006 
3:30 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
John Cardy 
An introduction to SLE 

Monday, 17 July, 2006 
9:00 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Jeremy Bec 
Clustering of heavy particles in the inertial range of turbulence 

Monday, 17 July, 2006 
9:40 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Massimo Cencini 
Inertial particles in turbulent and stochastic flows 

Monday, 17 July, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Martins Alfonso Marco 
Inhomogeneous passive scalars: the pointsource problem 

Monday, 17 July, 2006 
11:40 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Alain Pumir 
Collision of heavy particles in a turbulent flow 

Monday, 17 July, 2006 
12:20 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Christos Vasillicos 
Clustering of inertial particles and critical points in inertial range turbulence 

Monday, 17 July, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Dynamical systems and ergodic theory seminar 
Alex Gorodnik (Cal Tech) 
Ergodic theory of semisimple groups and lattices 

Monday, 17 July, 2006 
2:10 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Agnese Seminara 
Largescale anisotropy in passive scalar advection 

Monday, 17 July, 2006 
2:50 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Konstantin Turitsyn 
Nonequilibrium dynamics of the distribution of inertial particles in a turbulent flow 

Monday, 17 July, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Dario Vincenzi 
Dynamical slowdown of polymer in laminar and random flow 

Monday, 17 July, 2006 
4:40 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Willem van der Water 
Writing in turbulent air 

Tuesday, 18 July, 2006 
9:00 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Guido Boffetta 
Conformal invariance in twodimensional turbulence 

Tuesday, 18 July, 2006 
9:40 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Antonio Celani 
Inverse cascades and conformally invariant curves 

Tuesday, 18 July, 2006 
10:20 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Michael Shats 
Comparative experimental study of quasi2D turbulence in fluids and plasma 

Tuesday, 18 July, 2006 
11:30 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Sergey Nazarenko 
Differential equation model for 2D turbulence 

Tuesday, 18 July, 2006 
12:10 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Nicholas Kevlahan 
The number of spacetime modes needed to represent twodimensional decaying turbulence 

Tuesday, 18 July, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
R. Rajesh 
Constant flux relation in cluster aggregation 

Tuesday, 18 July, 2006 
2:40 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Peter Horvai 
Kinetic of coalescence for gravitationally settling bubbles and droplets 

Tuesday, 18 July, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Oleg Zaboronski 
Kolmogorov scaling and multiscaling in clustercluster aggregation 

Tuesday, 18 July, 2006 
4:40 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Alexander Fouxon 
Hydrodynamic singularities in freely cooling granular media 

Wednesday, 19 July, 2006 
9:00 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Alan Newell 
Wave Turbulence 

Wednesday, 19 July, 2006 
9:40 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Sergey Lukaschuk 
Turbulence of gravity waves in laboratory experiments 

Wednesday, 19 July, 2006 
10:20 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Colm Connaughton 
Constant flux states in wave turbulence models 

Wednesday, 19 July, 2006 
11:30 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Petr Denissenko 
Turbulence in the system of two immiscible liquds 

Wednesday, 19 July, 2006 
12:10 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Francesco Fedele 
Explaining freak waves by a stochastic theory of wave groups 

Wednesday, 19 July, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Vladimir Zakharov 
Turbulence in integrable systems 

Wednesday, 19 July, 2006 
2:40 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Bogdan Hnat 
Scaling properties and stochastic modelling of solar wind turbulence 

Wednesday, 19 July, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Frank Jenko 
Charged test particles in turbulent magnetoplasmas 

Wednesday, 19 July, 2006 
4:40 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Kyo Yoshida 
Energy spectrum of isotropic magnetohydrodynamic turbulence in the Lagrangian renormalized approximation 

Thursday, 20 July, 2006 
9:00 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Itamar Procaccia 
Mapping of the problem of anomalous scaling in nonlinear models to a linear problem 

Thursday, 20 July, 2006 
9:40 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Toshihico Arimitsu 
Multifractal PDF Analysis of Turbulence 

Thursday, 20 July, 2006 
10:20 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Eleftherios Gkioulekas 
On the elimination of the sweeping interactions from theories of hydrodynamic turbulence 

Thursday, 20 July, 2006 
11:30 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Nicholas Leprovost 
Statistical mechanics of axisymetric flows 

Thursday, 20 July, 2006 
12:10 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Romain Monchaux 
Statistical approach of turbulent axisymmetric flows 

Thursday, 20 July, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Nigel Goldenfeld 
Roughnessinduced criticality in turbulence 

Thursday, 20 July, 2006 
2:40 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Dhrubaditya Mitra 
Dynamic multiscaling in turbulence 

Thursday, 20 July, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Victor Yakhot 
Asymptotic exponents in turbulence. Role of the dissipation range 

Thursday, 20 July, 2006 
4:40 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Panagiotis Stinis 
Mori Zwanzig models for the Euler equations 

Friday, 21 July, 2006 
9:00 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Michael Chertkov 
Fluctuation theorem and entropy production is statistical mechanics and turbulence 

Friday, 21 July, 2006 
9:40 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Benjamin Devenish 
On exit times and the generalised dispersion problem 

Friday, 21 July, 2006 
10:20 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Beno Rumpf 
Growth and decay of coherent structures in disordered wave fields 

Friday, 21 July, 2006 
11:40 am 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Bruce Turkington 
Bestfit quasiequilibrium ensembles: A general approach to closure for complex Hamiltonian dynamics 

Friday, 21 July, 2006 
1:30 pm 
Room MS.01 
2005/06 Turbulence Symposium Workshop 
Massimo Vergassola 
Infotaxis: searching without gradients 

Thursday, 27 July, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebra Seminar 
George Havas (Queensland) 
Some computations with infinite groups 

Monday, 31 July, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Special Algebraic Geometry lecture 
Mark Gross (UCal San Diego) 
Complex manifolds from affine manifolds: instanton corrections as tropical disks 

Tuesday, 29 August, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Dynamical systems and ergodic theory seminar 
Michel Dekking (Delft) 
Stability in random boolean cellular automata 

Monday, 4 September, 2006 — Saturday, 9 September, 2006 


Symposium Workshop 
Organisers: Samuel Lelievre, Vlad Markovic & Caroline Series 
Analytic aspects of low dimensional geometry 

Monday, 4 September, 2006 
11:15 am 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Francis Bonahon (University of Southern California) 
The quantum Teichmuller space and its representations, 1 

Monday, 4 September, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Anton Zorich (Rennes) 
Flat surfaces and Teichmüller dynamics, 1 

Monday, 4 September, 2006 
3:45 pm 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Maryam Mirzakhani (Clay Institute/Princeton) 
Simple curves and the volume of moduli space, 1 

Tuesday, 5 September, 2006 
9:30 am 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Francis Bonahon (University of Southern California) 
The quantum Teichmuller space and its representations, 2 

Tuesday, 5 September, 2006 
11:15 am 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Anton Zorich (Rennes) 
Flat surfaces and Teichmüller dynamics, 2 

Tuesday, 5 September, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Francis Bonahon (University of Southern California) 
The quantum Teichmuller space and its representations, 3 

Tuesday, 5 September, 2006 
3:00 pm 
Room B1.01 

R.A. Wilson (Queen Mary London) 
Finite simple groups after the classification 

Tuesday, 5 September, 2006 
3:45 pm 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Maryam Mirzakhani (Clay Institute/Princeton) 
Simple curves and the volume of moduli space, 2 

Wednesday, 6 September, 2006 
9:30 am 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Francis Bonahon (University of Southern California) 
The quantum Teichmuller space and its representations, 4 

Wednesday, 6 September, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Stephane Baseilhac (Grenoble) 
Quantum hyperbolic geometry 

Wednesday, 6 September, 2006 
12:00 pm 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
JeanMarc Schlenker (Universite Paul Sabatier) 
Hyperbolic and AdS manifolds with "particles" 

Thursday, 7 September, 2006 
9:30 am 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Maryam Mirzakhani (Clay Institute/Princeton) 
Simple curves and the volume of moduli space, 3 

Thursday, 7 September, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Tan Ser Peow (Singapore) 
End invariants for SL(2,C) characters of a oneholed torus 

Thursday, 7 September, 2006 
12:00 pm 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Greg McShane (Toulouse) 
Cross ratio and identities for higher Thurston theory 

Thursday, 7 September, 2006 
2:20 pm 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Athanase Papadopoulos (Strasbourg) 
The complex of domains of a surface 

Thursday, 7 September, 2006 
4:10 pm 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Cliff Earle (Cornell, USA) 
Some classical applications of complex function theory to the topology of surfaces 

Friday, 8 September, 2006 
9:30 am 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Anton Zorich (Rennes) 
Flat surfaces and Teichmüller dynamics, 3 

Friday, 8 September, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Kasra Rafi (Connecticut) 
Closed geodesics that are contained in the thin part of moduli space 

Friday, 8 September, 2006 
12:00 pm 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Kirill Krasnov (Nottingham) 
On renormalized volume of hyperbolic 3manifolds 

Friday, 8 September, 2006 
2:20 pm 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Christopher Judge (Indiana) 
Spectral geometry within moduli spaces 

Friday, 8 September, 2006 
4:10 pm 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Makoto Sakuma (Osaka) 
Geometry and topology of 2bridge knots 

Saturday, 9 September, 2006 
9:30 am 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Maryam Mirzakhani (Clay Institute/Princeton) 
Simple curves and the volume of moduli space, 4 

Saturday, 9 September, 2006 
11:15 am 
Room B3.03 
Symposium Workshop 
Anton Zorich (Rennes) 
Flat surfaces and Teichmüller dynamics, 4 

Monday, 11 September, 2006 — Sunday, 17 September, 2006 


EPSRC Training School 
Main Organiser: Jeffrey Johnson (Open University) 
Mathematics in the Science of Complex Systems 

Monday, 11 September, 2006 — Friday, 15 September, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebraic Geometry preterm session 
Miles Reid (Warwick) 
Intro to constructing algebraic varieties 

Monday, 11 September, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.03 
Algebraic Geometry 
Miles Reid (Warwick) 
Introduction to constructing algebraic varieties 

Tuesday, 12 September, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Algebraic Geometry preterm session 
Gavin Brown (Kent) 
Unprojection and applications 

Tuesday, 12 September, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.03 
Algebraic Geometry 
Gavin Brown (Kent) 
Unprojection and applications 

Tuesday, 12 September, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Ergodic Theory 
Benoit Saussol (Brest) 
Recurrence rate in rapidly mixing dynamical system 

Tuesday, 12 September, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebraic Geometry preterm session 
Alvaro Nolla (Warwick) 
Intro to Quotient singularities 

Tuesday, 12 September, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.03 
Algebraic Geometry 
Alvaro Nolla (Warwick) 
Introduction to Quotient singularities 

Tuesday, 12 September, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.03 
Geometry/Analysis 
Rafe Mazzeo (Stanford) 
Spectral degeneration, iterated singularities, and generalized Laplacians on Quasi Asymptotically Locally Euclidean (QALE) spaces 

Wednesday, 13 September, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Algebraic Geometry preterm session 
Alastair Craw (Glasgow) 
Quiver representations in algebraic geometry 

Wednesday, 13 September, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.03 
Algebraic Geometry 
Alastair Craw (Glasgow) 
Quiver representations in algebraic geometry 

Wednesday, 13 September, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebraic Geometry preterm session 
Balazs Szendroi (Oxford) 
TBA 

Wednesday, 13 September, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.03 
Algebraic Geometry 
Bal‡zs Szendr∫i (Oxford) 
TBA 

Thursday, 14 September, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Algebraic Geometry preterm session 
Stephen Coughlan (Warwick) 
Key varieties and surfaces with pg =1, K^2=2 

Thursday, 14 September, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.03 
Algebraic Geometry 
Stephen Coughlan (Warwick) 
"Key varieties and surfaces with pg=1, K2=2" 

Thursday, 14 September, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebraic Geometry preterm session 
Alessio Corti (Imperial) 
Higher dimensional flips 

Thursday, 14 September, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.03 
Algebraic Geometry 
Alessio Corti (Imperial) 
Higher dimensional flips 

Thursday, 14 September, 2006 
3:30 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebraic Geometry preterm session 
Cristina Lopez (Salamanca) 
FourierMukai transforms for singular schemes 

Thursday, 14 September, 2006 
3:30 pm 
Room B3.03 
Algebraic Geometry 
Cristina Lopez (Salamanca) 
FourierMukai transforms for singular schemes 

Thursday, 14 September, 2006 
5:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebraic Geometry preterm session 
Tom Coates (Imperial) 
The quantumn orbifold cohomology of weighted projective spaces 

Thursday, 14 September, 2006 
5:00 pm 
Room B3.03 
Algebraic Geometry 
Tom Coates (Imperial) 
"The quantum orbifold cohomology of weighted projective spaces, 1." 

Friday, 15 September, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Algebraic Geometry preterm session 
Miles Reid (Warwick) 
Diptych varieties 

Friday, 15 September, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.03 
Algebraic Geometry 
Miles Reid (Warwick) 
Diptych varieties 

Friday, 15 September, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Algebraic Geometry preterm session 
Tom Coates (Imperial) 
GromovWitten invariants of weighted projective hypersurfaces 

Friday, 15 September, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room B3.03 
Algebraic Geometry 
Tom Coates (Imperial) 
GromovWitten invariants of weighted projective hypersurfaces, 2. 

Monday, 18 September, 2006 — Thursday, 21 September, 2006 


IMA Conference 
Main Organiser: Jeffrey Johnson (Open University) 
Mathematics in the Science of Complex Systems 

Monday, 18 September, 2006 
9:30 am 
Room B1.01 
Presentation 
Urs Frauenfelder (LMU, Germany) 
Very negative line bundles and the Arnold conjecture 

Monday, 18 September, 2006 
10:15 am 
Room B1.01 
Presentation 
Wolfgang Staubach (Chicago) 
$\Psi$pseudodifferential operators and some of their applications 

Monday, 18 September, 2006 
10:50 am 
Room B1.01 
Presentation 
Saul Schleimer (Rutgers) 
TBC 

Monday, 18 September, 2006 
11:35 am 
Room B1.01 
Presentation 
J Fernandez de Bobadilla (Madrid) 
TBC 

Monday, 18 September, 2006 
12:10 pm 
Room B1.01 
Presentation 
V Kurlin (Liverpool) 
Compressed BakerCampbellHausdorff formula 

Monday, 18 September, 2006 
1:40 pm 
Room B1.01 
Presentation 
I Korchagina (Birmingham) 
Classification of finite Simple Groups. Generation2. 

Monday, 18 September, 2006 
2:10 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of Complex Systems 
Ian Stewart (Warwick) 
Pattern Formation in Networks 

Monday, 18 September, 2006 
3:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of Complex Systems 
Peter Grindrod (Warwick) 
Unravelling complex networks? 

Monday, 18 September, 2006 
4:05 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of Complex Systems 
Robert MacKay (Warwick) 
Four examples of how mathematics is useful, even essential for complex systems 

Monday, 18 September, 2006 
4:30 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of Complex Systems 
Frank McGonigal 
Direct democracy for complex decision making using ICT 

Monday, 18 September, 2006 
4:55 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of Complex Systems 
M Kirkilionis (Warwick) 
From static to dynamical networks  The goal of UniNet research 

Tuesday, 19 September, 2006 
9:00 am 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
Dieter Armbruster 


Tuesday, 19 September, 2006 
9:50 am 
Room MS.01 
Mathemtaics in the Science of complex systems 
Henrik Jeldtoft Jenson 
Biological evolution and dynamics of complex systems 

Tuesday, 19 September, 2006 
10:15 am 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
M.Stumpf, T.Thorne, T.Hinkley 
Inferences from biological networks etc 

Tuesday, 19 September, 2006 
11:20 am 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
Peter Allen 
Modelling MultiLevel Evolution in Complex Systems: total flux, evolutionary modelling and nonlinear dynamics 

Tuesday, 19 September, 2006 
11:45 am 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
Robert Beardmore 
Evolutionary biology 

Tuesday, 19 September, 2006 
12:10 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
A.EgryNagy, C.Nehaniv: 
Algebraic hierarchical decomposition of genetic regulatory networks 

Tuesday, 19 September, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
Christian Maes 
New Trends in Interacting Particle Systems 

Tuesday, 19 September, 2006 
2:50 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Sciences of complex systems 
Nathalie Peyrard 
Improving the understanding of the influence of network structure on epidememic 

Tuesday, 19 September, 2006 
3:15 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
Ted Theodosopoulos 
Path Dependence in Cororate Finance 

Tuesday, 19 September, 2006 
4:20 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
Jurgen Jost 
On the Mathematical Analysis of Complex Networks 

Tuesday, 19 September, 2006 
5:10 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of Complex systems 
Gordon Burt 
Adding complexity to game theory 

Wednesday, 20 September, 2006 
9:00 am 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
Norman Packard 
Dynamics of interacting Geometries 

Wednesday, 20 September, 2006 
9:50 am 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
Marianne Delorme 
Cellular automata and complexities: algebraic hierarchies 

Wednesday, 20 September, 2006 
10:15 am 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
Rama Cont & Emily Tanimura 
A mathematical framework for the study of small world networks 

Wednesday, 20 September, 2006 
11:20 am 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
Chris Budd, Cathryn Mitchell, Paul Spencer 
Modelling complexity in the upper atmosphere using GPS data 

Wednesday, 20 September, 2006 
11:45 am 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the sciences in complex systems 
Jefferey Johnson 
Multilevel Hypernetworks in the science of complex systems 

Wednesday, 20 September, 2006 
12:10 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
G.Ergun 
Application of Random Matrix Theory to Complex Systems 

Wednesday, 20 September, 2006 
2:00 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
Geofferey Grimmet 


Wednesday, 20 September, 2006 
2:50 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in rhe Science of complex systems 
Annelies Kamran 
Structure of a transnational network: response to the Indian Ocean Tsunami of 261204 

Wednesday, 20 September, 2006 
3:15 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Sciences of complex systems 
P.Sibani 
Aging, intermittency and recorddynamics in spinglass dynamics 

Wednesday, 20 September, 2006 
4:20 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
Nathalie Peyrard 
Mean field approximation of the policy iteration algorithms for graphbased Markov Decision Processes 

Wednesday, 20 September, 2006 
4:45 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
Sandra Chapman, B Hnat, K Kiyani, R Wicks 
Extracting quantitative measures from finite times series Igor Mezic 

Thursday, 21 September, 2006 
9:15 am 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
Igor Mezic 
Physical Structure, Graph Structure and Uncertainty in Complex Systems 

Thursday, 21 September, 2006 
10:05 am 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
SilviuIulian Niculescu 
Delay Effects on the Asymptotic Stability of Various Fluid Models in High Performance Networks. A Robust Control Approach 

Thursday, 21 September, 2006 
11:10 am 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics in the Science of complex systems 
Niall MacKay 
On the Mathematic of Conflict 

Thursday, 21 September, 2006 
12:25 pm 
Room MS.01 
Mathematics of the Science of complex system 
Reiner Huber & Jens Romer 
Deployment and force Planning under uncertainty 

Saturday, 23 September, 2006 — Saturday, 23 September, 2006 

Room B3.02 
Birthday Workshop 
Organisers: Mark Pollicott, Sebastian van Strien and Peter Walters 
Anthony Manning 60th Birthday Celebration 

Saturday, 23 September, 2006 
11:00 am 
Room B3.02 
Birthday Workshop 
Karoly Simon (Budapest) 
Dimension theory for hyperbolic diffeomorphisms 

Saturday, 23 September, 2006 
12:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Birthday Workshop 
Kenneth Falconer (St Andrews) 
Dimensions of the selfaffine sets and measures 

Saturday, 23 September, 2006 
2:15 pm 
Room B3.02 
Birthday Workshop 
Michel Zinsmeister (Orleans and Ecole Polytechnique) 
Variations of the dimension of Julia sets of quadratic polynomials 

Saturday, 23 September, 2006 
4:00 pm 
Room B3.02 
Birthday Workshop 
Keith Burns (Northwestern) 
Security and insecurity in Riemannian manifolds 
