MPA Seminar List
for period 14 July to 19 December 2008
Monday 14 July | ||
09:30-10:30 | Pastur, L (Kharkov) | |
Introduction to spectral theory (1) | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:30 | Fyodorov, Y (Nottingham) | |
Introduction to supermatrix techniques (1) | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Pastur, L (Kharkov) | |
Introduction to spectral theory (2) | Sem 1 | |
16:00-16:45 | Benjamin, C (Leeds) | |
Effect of disorder on positive shot noise cross-correlations in superconducting hybrids | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 15 July | ||
09:00-10:30 | Pastur, L (Kharkov) | |
Introduction to spectral theory (3) | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:30 | Brydges, D (Vancouver) | |
Statistical mechanics of phase transitions (1) | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Pastur, L (Kharkov) | |
Introduction to spectral theory (4) | Sem 1 | |
16:00-16:45 | Winn, B (Loughborough) | |
Quasimodes of Seba billiards | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 16 July | ||
09:00-10:30 | Pastur, L (Kharkov) | |
Introduction to spectral theory (5) | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:30 | Fyodorov, Y (Nottingham) | |
Introduction to supermatrix techniques (2) | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Goldsheid, I (Queen Mary, London) | |
Rigorous techniques for 1D systems (1) | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:30 | Pastur, L (Kharkov) | |
Introduction to spectral theory (6) | Sem 1 |
Thursday 17 July | ||
09:00-10:30 | Brydges, D (Vancouver) | |
Statistical mechanics of phase transitions (2) | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:30 | Fyodorov, Y (Nottingham) | |
Introduction to supermatrix techniques (3) | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Disertori, M (Rouen) | |
GUE density of states by SUSY | Sem 1 |
Friday 18 July | ||
09:00-10:30 | Spencer, T (IAS, Princeton) | |
Anderson localisation: phenomenology and mathematics (1) | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:30 | Brydges, D (Vancouver) | |
Statistical mechanics of phase transitions (3) | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Goldsheid, I (Queen Mary, London) | |
Rigorous techniques for 1D systems (2) | Sem 1 | |
16:00-16:45 | Najar, H (Kairouan) | |
Localization for random divergence operators | Sem 1 | |
16:45-17:30 | Rogers, T (King's College, London) | |
Cavity approach to the spectral density of sparse symmetric random matrices | Sem 1 |
Monday 21 July | ||
09:00-10:30 | Brydges, D (Vancouver) | |
Statistical mechanics of phase transitions (4) | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:30 | Fyodorov, Y (Nottingham) | |
Introduction to supermatrix techniques (4) | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Goldsheid, I (Queen Mary, London) | |
Rigorous techniques for 1D systems (3) | Sem 1 | |
16:00-16:45 | Krivolapov, Y (Technion) | |
Anderson localisation and sub-diffusion for the nonlinear Schrodinger equtation: results and puzzles | Sem 1 | |
17:00-18:00 | Anderson, PW (Princeton) | |
The historical origins of localisation | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 22 July | ||
09:00-10:30 | Brydges, D (Vancouver) | |
Statistical mechanics of phase transitions (5) | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:30 | Spencer, T (IAS, Princeton) | |
Anderson localisation: phenomenology and mathematics (2) | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Ludwig, A (Santa Barbara) | |
Critical phenomena in 2D disordered systems (1) | Sem 1 | |
16:00-16:45 | Brydges, D (Vancouver) | |
Statistical mechanics of phase transitions (6) | Sem 1 | |
16:45-17:30 | Halasan, F (British Columbia) | |
Absolutely continuous spectrum for the Anderson model on more general trees | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 23 July | ||
09:00-10:30 | Ludwig, A (Santa Barbara) | |
Critical phenomena in 2D disordered systems (2) | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:30 | Fyodorov, Y (Nottingham) | |
Introduction to supermatrix techniques (5) | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Goldsheid, I (Queen Mary, London) | |
Rigorous techniques for 1D systems (4) | Sem 1 | |
16:00-16:45 | Sadel, C (Erlangen) | |
Lyapunov exponents of randomly coupled wires: a perturbative calculation | Sem 1 |
Thursday 24 July | ||
09:00-10:30 | Ludwig, A (Santa Barbara) | |
Critical phenomena in 2D disordered systems (3) | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:30 | Fyodorov, Y (Nottingham) | |
Introduction to supermatrix techniques (6) | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Spencer , T (IAS, Princeton) | |
Anderson localisation: phenomenology and mathematics (3) | Sem 1 | |
16:00-16:45 | Sidorova, N (UCL) | |
A two cities theorem for the parabolic Anderson model | Sem 1 |
Friday 25 July | ||
09:00-10:30 | Spencer, T (IAS, Princeton) | |
Anderson localisation: phenomenology and mathematics (4) | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:30 | Goldsheid, I (Queen Mary, London) | |
Rigorous techniques for 1D systems (5) | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Ludwig, A (Santa Barbara) | |
Critical phenomena in 2D disordered systems (4) | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 29 July | ||
14:00-15:00 | Ludwig, A (Santa Barbara) | |
Anderson localisation at boundaries: classification of topological insulators and superconductors | Sem 1 |
Thursday 31 July | ||
14:00-15:00 | Molchanov, S (North Carolina) | |
Statistics of Eigenvalues for 1d random systems | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 05 August | ||
14:00-15:00 | Marklof, J (Bristol) | |
Kinetic transport in the periodic Lorentz gas | Sem 1 |
Thursday 07 August | ||
14:00-15:00 | Molchanov, S (North Carolina) | |
Localisation on the Avron-Exher-Last lattice | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 12 August | ||
14:00-15:00 | Mirlin, A (Universität Karlsruhe) | |
Wave function multifractality at Anderson transitions | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 13 August | ||
14:00-15:00 | Schenker, J (Michigan State) | |
Localisation for random band matrices | Sem 2 | |
16:00-17:00 | Khanin, K (Toronto) | |
Directed polymers in a product type random environment | Sem 2 |
Thursday 14 August | ||
14:00-15:00 | Erdos, L (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München) | |
Gross-Pitaevskii equation and dynamical formation of correlations in the Bose-Einstein condensate | Sem 2 |
Monday 18 August | ||
10:00-11:00 | Thouless, D (Washington) | |
Localization, conduction, and superfluidity | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Kotani, S (Osaka) | |
On distribution of zeros of polynomials approximating exponential type entire functions | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Gornyi, I (Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe) | |
Anderson localization and electron-electron interaction | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16:30 | Yau, HT (Harvard) | |
Local semicircle law and complete delocalization for Wigner random matrices | Sem 1 | |
16:30-17:30 | Wegner, F (Heidelberg) | |
Cell model for scaling near the mobility edge | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 19 August | ||
09:00-10:00 | Klein, A (UC, Irvine) | |
Poisson statistics for eigenvalues of continuum random schr\"odinger operators | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11:00 | Chalker, J (Oxford) | |
Quantum and classical localisation transitions | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Davies, B (King's College London) | |
Spectral bounds for non-self-adjoint Anderson models | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Mirlin, A (Karlsruhe) | |
Electron transport in disordered graphene | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16:30 | Goldsheid, I (QMUL) | |
Non-Hermitian Anderson model on a strip: properties of eigenvalues and eigenfunctions | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 20 August | ||
09:00-10:00 | Gershenson, M (Rutgers, New Jersey) | |
Interaction effects in the conductivity of high-mobility Si MOSFETs | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11:00 | Graf, GM (ETH Z\"urich) | |
A variant of an estimate by Minami | Sem 1 |
Thursday 21 August | ||
09:00-10:00 | Efetov, K (Ruhr-Universit\"at Bochum) | |
Anderson localization in 2D systems : from Schrodinger to Dirac stochastic equations | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11:00 | Disertori, M (Rouen) | |
A supersymmetric model for quantum diffusion in 3d | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Muller-Hill, J (Cologne) | |
Hyperbolic Hubbard-Stratonovich transformations | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Schenker, J (Michigan State) | |
Diffusion of wave packets in a Markov random potential | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16:30 | Schulz-Baldes, H (Erlangen-Nurnberg) | |
The random phase hypothesis for quasi-1D random media | Sem 1 |
Friday 22 August | ||
09:00-10:00 | Pastur, L (Kharkov) | |
On the Mott formula for the low frequency conductivity: a review | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11:00 | Fishman, S (Technion) | |
Anderson localisation for the nonlinear Schroedinger Equation (NLSE): results and puzzles | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Garcia-Garcia, A (Princeton) | |
Anderson localization: from theoretical aspects to applications in QCD and cold atoms | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Oganesyan, V (Yale) | |
Quantum vs. classical localization of excited many-particle states | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 26 August | ||
14:00-15:00 | Wegner, F (Heidelberg) | |
Flow equations for Hamiltonians | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 27 August | ||
14:00-15:00 | Kunz, H (EPFL) | |
Statistics of resonances in a disordered chain | Sem 1 |
Thursday 28 August | ||
14:00-15:00 | Mueller, P (Georg-August-Universitat Gottingen) | |
On conductivity measures for the Anderson model | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 02 September | ||
14:00-15:00 | Shapiro, B (Technion) | |
Expansion of cold atomic gases in the presence of disorder | Sem 1 |
Thursday 04 September | ||
14:00-15:00 | Khmelnitsky, D (Cambridge) | |
On two problems for a random Schroedinger equation | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 09 September | ||
14:00-15:00 | Titov, M (Heriot-Watt) | |
Transfer matrix approach to the charge transport in graphene | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 10 September | ||
14:00-15:00 | Sidoravicius, V (IMPA) | |
Phase transition in activated random walk model | Sem 2 |
Thursday 11 September | ||
14:00-15:00 | Kuehn, R (Kings College London) | |
Spectra of sparse random matrices and localisation on random graphs | Sem 2 |
Tuesday 16 September | ||
14:00-15:00 | Lerner, I (Birmingham) | |
Luttinger liquid with a side-attached resonant impurity | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 17 September | ||
14:00-15:00 | Falko, V (Lancaster) | |
Quantum transport in disordered graphene | Sem 1 |
Thursday 18 September | ||
14:00-15:00 | Kupiainen, A (Helsinki) | |
Diffusion of energy in coupled map lattices | Sem 1 |
Friday 19 September | ||
14:00-15:00 | Kotani, S (Kwansei) | |
Construction of KdV flow on generalised reflectionless potentials | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 23 September | ||
14:00-15:00 | Jitomirskaya, S (Irvine) | |
Fine properties of absolutely continuous spectra of 1D quasiperiodic operators | Sem 1 |
Thursday 25 September | ||
14:00-15:00 | Savin, D (Brunel) | |
Quantum transport in chaotic cavities and Selberg integral | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 30 September | ||
14:00-15:00 | Tchoulaevski, V (Reims Champagne-Ardenne) | |
Eigenvalue concentration bounds for multi-particle Hamiltonians | Sem 2 |
Thursday 02 October | ||
14:00-15:00 | De Roeck, W (ETH Zurich) | |
Diffusion in Hamiltonian particle-reservoir models | Sem 2 |
Tuesday 07 October | ||
14:00-15:00 | Schlein, B (Cambridge) | |
Lieb-Robinson bounds for harmonic and anharmonic lattice systems | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 08 October | ||
11:00-12:00 | Falkovich, G (Weizmann Institute) | |
Conformal invariance in turbulence | Sem 1 |
Thursday 09 October | ||
11:00-12:00 | Nazarenko, S (Warwick) | |
NLS turbulence | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Leboeuf, P (Orsay) | |
Anderson localisation in the presence of interactions in BEC | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 14 October | ||
14:00-15:00 | Shepelyansky, D (Toulouse) | |
Nonlinearity, interactions and Anderson localisation | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 15 October | ||
14:00-15:00 | Mudry, C (Paul Scherrer Institute) | |
Freezing transition in a problem of Anderson localisation | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 21 October | ||
14:00-15:00 | Akulin, V (CNRS) | |
Tunneling electroconductivity of Bose condensates | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 22 October | ||
14:00-15:00 | Janis, V (Prague) | |
On mean-field theory of Anderson localisation | Sem 1 |
Thursday 23 October | ||
14:00-15:00 | Cardy, J (Oxford) | |
Quantum network models and classical trails | Sem 1 |
Monday 27 October | ||
17:00-18:00 | Froehlich, J (ETH Zurich) | |
Atomism and quantization | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 28 October | ||
14:00-15:00 | Stoiciu, M (Williams College) | |
Eigenvalue statistics for random CMV matrices | Sem 1 |
Thursday 30 October | ||
14:00-15:00 | Aizenman, M (Princeton) | |
Localisation bounds for multiparticle systems | Sem 1 |
Sunday 02 November | ||
15:20-16:10 | Mirlin, A (Karlsruhe) | |
Anderson transitions: recent developments | Sem 1 | |
16:40-17:30 | Gruzberg, I (Chicago) | |
Critical wave functions, conformal invariance, and theories for quantum Hall transitions | Sem 1 |
Monday 03 November | ||
09:00-09:50 | Feigelman, MV (Russian Academy of Sciences) | |
Fractal superconductivity near localization threshold | Sem 1 | |
09:50-10:40 | Kravtsov, VE (Abdus Salam International Centre) | |
Multifractality of single-particle wave functions and superconductivity near the Anderson transition | Sem 1 | |
11:10-12:00 | Furusaki, A (RIKEN) | |
Boundary multifractality and conformal invariance at 2D metal-insulator transition | Sem 1 | |
12:00-12:50 | Evers, F (Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe) | |
Multifractality in model systems for quantum Hall critical points | Sem 1 | |
14:30-15:20 | Mudry, CM (Paul Scherrer Institute) | |
Quantum transport of 2D Dirac fermions: The case for a topological metal | Sem 1 | |
15:20-16:10 | Obuse, H (Kyoto) | |
Multifractality at the metal-quantum spin Hall insulator transition in two dimensions | Sem 1 | |
16:40-17:30 | Moerters, P (Bath) | |
Minimal supporting subtrees for the free energy of polymers on disordered trees | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 04 November | ||
09:00-09:50 | Chalker, J (Oxford) | |
Class C network models, and quantum and classical delocalisation transitions. | Sem 1 | |
09:50-10:40 | Kagalovsky, V (Sami Shamoon College of Engineering) | |
Chalker-Coddington network model and its applications to various quantum Hall systems | Sem 1 | |
11:10-12:00 | Avishai, Y (Ben-Gurion) | |
Tight binding spectrum of electrons on the sphere, subject to the field of: I. Magnetic charge, II. Electric charge. A surprising relation between I. and II | Sem 1 | |
12:00-12:50 | Slevin, K (Osaka) | |
Numerical estimates of critical exponents of the Anderson transition | Sem 1 | |
14:30-15:20 | Ohtsuki, T (Sophia) | |
Critical conductance distributions at the localization-delocalization transitions | Sem 1 | |
16:40-17:30 | Aoki, H (Tokyo) | |
Quantum hall effect and real-space wavefunctions --- multifractality and edge states in 2DEG and lattice systems | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 05 November | ||
09:00-09:50 | Le Doussal, P (ENS) | |
Some applications of freezing transitions | Sem 1 | |
09:50-10:40 | Fyodorov, Y (Nottingham) | |
Random potentials with logarithmic correlations: multifractality of Boltzmann-Gibbs weights and extreme value statistics | Sem 1 | |
11:10-12:00 | Vargas, V (CNRS) | |
Stochastic scale invariance and KPZ equation | Sem 1 | |
12:00-12:50 | Yevtushenko, O (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München) | |
Delocalization transition in unconventional random matrices | Sem 1 | |
14:30-15:20 | Mucciolo, E (Central Florida) | |
Universal vs. nonuniversal scaling of the conductivity in disordered graphene | Sem 1 | |
15:20-16:10 | Markos, P (Slovak Academy of Sciences) | |
Universality of Anderson transition in disordered systems | Sem 1 | |
16:40-17:30 | Ossipov, A (Nottingham) | |
Multifractality in delay times statistics | Sem 1 |
Thursday 06 November | ||
09:00-09:50 | Yudson, V (Russian Academy of Sciences) | |
One-dimensional Anderson model: devil's staircase of statistical anomalies | Sem 1 | |
09:50-10:40 | Roemer, R (Warwick) | |
Multifractal analysis of the metal-insulator transition in the 3D Anderson model | Sem 1 | |
11:10-12:00 | Varga, I (Budapest Univ of Tech and Economics) | |
Power-law banded random matrices: a testing ground for the Anderson transition | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 11 November | ||
14:00-15:00 | Kravstov, V (Trieste) | |
One-dimensional Anderson Model: Devil's Staircase of Statistical Anomalies | Sem 1 |
Thursday 13 November | ||
14:00-15:00 | Ostrovsky, P (Karlsruhe) | |
LDoS correlations in disordered wires | Sem 1 |
Thursday 20 November | ||
14:00-15:00 | Fyodorov, Y (Nottingham) | |
An introduction to Anderson localisation: a tutorial for the non-specialist | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 25 November | ||
14:00-15:00 | Luck, JM (CEA Saclay) | |
Maximal entropy random walk | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 02 December | ||
14:00-15:00 | Tureci, H (ETH, Zurich) | |
Strong interaction in diffusive random lasers | Sem 1 |
Thursday 04 December | ||
14:00-15:00 | Goldsheid, I (QMUL) | |
Random walks in quasi 1D random environments | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 10 December | ||
11:30-12:10 | Stollmann, P (Chemnitz) | |
Lifshitz asymptotics and localisation for random quantum waveguides | Sem 2 | |
14:00-15:00 | Skvortsov, M | |
Energy absorption with time-dependent RMT Hamiltonians: quantum interference effects | Sem 2 | |
15:30-16:30 | Spencer, T (Princeton) | |
Diffusion in a SUSY hyperbolic sigma model | Sem 2 |
Thursday 11 December | ||
14:00-14:40 | Shukla, P (Indian Institute of Technology) | |
Level-statistics of disordered systems: a common mathematical formulation | Sem 2 | |
14:40-15:20 | Sacksteder, V (Asia Pacific Center) | |
Three Alternative Sigma Models of Disorder and Their Relative Merits | Sem 2 |
Monday 15 December | ||
10:00-11:00 | Spencer, T (Princeton) | |
Quasi-Diffusion in a 3D SUSY Hyperbolic Sigma Model | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Bolthausen, E (Zürich) | |
On a perceptron version of the Generalized Random Energy Model | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Hislop, P (Kentucky) | |
Correlation functions for random Schrodinger operators | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16:30 | Wang, WM (Université Paris-Sud 11 ) | |
Long time Anderson localization for the nonlinear random Schroedinger equation | Sem 1 | |
16:30-17:30 | Erdos, L (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München) | |
Wegner estimate and level repulsion for Wigner random matrices | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 16 December | ||
09:00-10:00 | Simon, B (CALTECH) | |
Lubinsky universality and clock spacing for ergodic orthogonal polynomials | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11:00 | Merkl, F (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München) | |
The 'magic formula' for linearly edge-reinforced random walks | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Warzel, S (Technischen Universität München) | |
Localization bounds for multiparticle systems | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Kirsch, W (FernUniversität Hagen) | |
Spectral properties of some Hamiltonians modeling superconductors | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16:30 | Klopp, F (Université Paris 13 Nord) | |
Resonances for large ergodic systems | Sem 1 | |
16:30-17:30 | Keating, J (Bristol) | |
Quantum chaotic resonance eigenfunctions | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 17 December | ||
09:00-10:00 | Tchulaevsky, V (Université de Reims Champagne-Ardenne) | |
Simple proofs of simple facts in localization theory | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11:00 | Mueller, M (Université de Genève) | |
Collective electronic transport close to the metal-insulator or superconductor insulator transitions. | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Zeitouni, O (Weizmann Institute) | |
Exit measures for random walks in random environments | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Smilansky, U (Weizmann Institute) | |
Quantum chaos on discrete graphs | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16:30 | Kamenev, A (Minnesota) | |
Rare events and phase transitions in reaction-diffusion systems | Sem 1 |
Thursday 18 December | ||
09:00-10:00 | Sznitman, AS (ETH Zürich) | |
Disconnection of discrete cylinders and random interlacements | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11:00 | Altland, A (Köln) | |
Interpretation of the Altshuler Andreev saddle point | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Last, Y (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) | |
On level spacings for one-dimensional Schroedinger operators | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Kupiainen, A (Helsinki) | |
Nonlinear diffusion in a random environment | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16:30 | Nazarenko, S (Warwick) | |
Wave Turbulence: solved and open problems | Sem 1 | |
16:30-17:30 | Goldstein, M (Toronto) | |
Fluctuations and growth of the magnitude of the Dirichlet determinants of Anderson Model at all disorders | Sem 1 |
Friday 19 December | ||
09:00-10:00 | Rolles, SWW (Technische Universität München) | |
Edge-reinforced random walk on a two-dimensional graph | Sem 1 | |
10:00-11:00 | Combes, JM (Université du Sud Toulon-Var ) | |
Eigenvalue statistics for the discrete and continuous Anderson model | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Germinet, F (Université de Cergy-Pontoise) | |
Localization and delocalization in quantum hall systems | Sem 1 |
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