XI Latin American Workshop on
Nonlinear Phenomena
LAWNP´09
   

 

Invited Speakers

 

(*) to be confirmed

 

 

Flávio M. de Aguiar (Brazil)

Jahn-Teller and Renner-Teller intersections in a quantized Sinai billiard: Numerical and microwave experiments

 

Marcus A. M. de Aguiar (Brazil)

Dynamical processes on networks

  Ezequiel Albano (Argentina) On the interplay between spatial and time discrete scale invariance in dynamical process in fractal media
  Maximino Aldana (Mexico) Phase transitions and collective motion: A recent debate
 

Alfredo M. Ozório de Almeida (Brazil)

Nonunitary evolution of the density operator

 

Ernesto Altshuler (Cuba) *

Quantifying the dynamics of real ants

 

José Soares Andrade (Brazil)

Optimal path cracks: a model for the collapse of transportation networks

 

Marcelo Ramírez Ávila (Bolivia) *

Clustering and synchronization in relaxation oscillators: From integrate-and-fire to light-controlled oscillators

  Marcia Barbosa (Brazil)

Dynamic and thermodynamic anomalies in water

  Eli Barkai (Israel)

Weak ergodicity breaking and its relation to weak chaos

 

Christian Beck (UK)

Complex systems with time scale separation: New applications of superstatistical techniques

 

Luis Benet (Mexico)

Statistics planetary systems: Variations on a model by Laskar

 

Rodolfo Borzi (Argentina)

The magnetisation curve in the spin ice Dy2Ti2O7 for H//[111]: experiments at low temperature
 

Denis Boyer (Mexico)

Modeling animal movements in complex environments

  Sergio Cannas (Argentina)

Long range dispersal and pattern formation in natural invasion processes

 

Giulio Casati (Italy)

Classical and quantum transport: from Fourier law to thermoelectric efficiency

  Dante Chialvo (USA)

Brain’s statistical physics

 

Kim Christensen (UK)

Movement patterns and social organization: How ants move inside their nests

  Marcel Clerc (Chile) Driven front propagation in 1-D spatially periodic media: Experiments and theory
 

Mario Cosenza (Venezuela)

Synchronization induced by intermittent versus partial drives in dynamical networks

 

Thierry Dauxois (France)

Nonlinear internal waves in physical oceanography

  Ronald Dickman (Brazil)

Recent results on absorbing-state phase transitions

  Hugo Fort (Uruguay)

Catastrophic shifts in ecosystems: Early warnings and management procedures (inspired in the physics of phase transitions)

  Jason Gallas (Brazil)

Structuring  of periodic and chaotic behaviors in nonpolynomial kinetics: the case of the Belousov-Zhabotinsky reaction

  Theo Geisel (Germany)

Phase transitions towards self-organized criticality in neuronal systems

 

Pablo Gleiser (Argentina)

Modeling brain functional networks

  Peter Grassberger (Canada) Two applications of mutual information to biological data analysis
  Celso Grebogi (UK)

Queueing phase transition: Theory of translation

 

Susana Hernández (Argentina)

Wetting patterns and instabilities on nanostructured surfaces

  Hans Herrmann (Swirtzerland) Robustness of social networks
  Imre Jánosi (Hungary) Detecting nonlinearities in fluctuating atmospheric parameters
 

Mogens Høgh Jensen (Denmark)

Oscillation patterns in genetic feed-back loops

 

V. M. Kenkre (USA)

Nonlinear extinction of biological  populations

 

Joseph Klafter (Israel)

Fractional kinetics in biological systems

 

Marcelo Kuperman (Argentina)

A model for the evolution of geopolitical division of the Ancient World
 

Jorge Kurchan (France)

Geometric order in amorphous systems

  Jurgen Kurths (Germany)

Complex networks in brain and climate dynamics

 

Hernán Larralde (Mexico)

Aggregation of retail stores

  Hernán Alejandro Makse (USA) Theory of random packings
 

Verónica Marconi (Argentina)

Geometrical depinning and rectification of domain walls in a multiply connected space

 

Arturo Martí (Uruguay)

Turbulent fountains in stratified flows

 

Cristina Masoller (Spain)

Quantifying stochastic and coherence resonances and detecting noise-induced order via information theory complexity measures

 

Cristian Moukarzel (Mexico)

Bootstrap percolation on networks with long-range couplings

 

Mário de Oliveira (Brazil)

Stochastic fluctuations in population dynamics

 

Arkady Pikovsky (Germany)

Chaotic destruction of Anderson localization in nonlinear disordered lattices

  Suani T. R.  de Pinho (Brazil)

Modelling the dynamics and control of transmitted diseases

  Angel Plastino (Argentina) Statistical mechanics' tools and quantum phase transitions
  Silvina Ponce-Dawson (Argentina)

How space and dynamics shape intracellular calcium signals

 

José Roberto Rios-Leite (Brazil)

Synchronization of optically coupled chaotic lasers

  Dino Risso (Chile) Conditions for the rise of a Brazil nut
 

Alberto Robledo (Mexico)

Statistical dynamics at zero Lyapunov exponent

 

David Ruelle (France)

Linear response for systems who do or do not satisfy the chaotic hypothesis

 

Stefano Ruffo (Italy)

Statistical mechanics and dynamics of solvable models with long-range interactions

  Marcos Saraceno (Argentina) Open quantum maps: a view from quantum information theory
 

Daniel Stariolo (Brazil)

Bond-orientational order and pattern formation in systems with competing interactions at different scales

 

H. E. Stanley (USA)

Economic fluctuations and statistical physics

  Peter Talkner (Germany)

Fluctuation and work theorems of open quantum systems

 

Gabriel Téllez (Colombia)

Non-linear screening of charged macromolecules

 

Stefan Thurner (Austria)

Linear dynamics on spaces with boundaries: almost linear systems

  Raúl Toral (Spain)

Divide and conquer: Resonance induced by competitive interactions

 

Constantino Tsallis (Brazil)

Why are there so many q-Gaussian-like distributions in nature?

 

Daniel A. Vega (Argentina)

Non-equilibrium dynamics of symmetry breaking phase transitions in block copolymer thin films

  Ricardo Luiz Viana (Brazil)

Fractal structures in nonlinear dynamics and plasma physics

 

Gandhi M. Viswanathan (Brazil)

Incompressible flows and random walks

 

Horacio Wio (Spain)

Stochastic resonance in extended systems: The role of the coupling mechanism

  Diego Wisniacki (Argentina) Loschmidt echo in perturbed cat maps