Dynamical Systems 2008


Pitigliano (GR), Italy
11-18 May 2008



Confirmed Participants and talks:
(one talk per speaker; if more than one title appears, these represent different options. All titles tentative.)
 
 
Gianne Derks  (Surrey) Existence and stability of pinned fluxons in wave equations with a finite  length inhomogeneity 
Giuseppe Gaeta (Milano) a) Levi Civita “invariant relations” and selection of soliton speed
b) The Poincaré-Lyapounov-Nekhoroshev theorem 
Paul Glendinning  (Manchester) Bifurcation from infinity and reversible systems 
Heinz Hanßmann  (Utrecht) Quasi-periodic bifurcations in reversible systems
Sara Lombardo  (Amsterdam & Manchester) T.B.A.
Giuseppe Pucacco  (Roma) Hamiltonian normal forms and galactic potentials 
Jan Sanders  (Amsterdam) T.B.A.
Ferdinand Verhulst  (Utrecht) a) Resonance and near-resonance in a wave equation 
b) The issue of determining timescales
Sebastian Walcher  (Aachen) T.B.A.

Participation is by invitation only.


Discussion will be mostly informal,
no proceedings will be published.

No OHP or beamer available, whiteboard only.
Please, no technical details in talks (only in discussions).



Useful links:

Albergo Guastini
Comune di Pitigliano
Bus services from Thyrrenian coast to Pitigliano [note: there should also be bus service from Viterbo and Orvieto]
Train schedules
 

Nearby interesting places:
 
 
Bolsena Capalbio Isola del Giglio Manciano Monte Argentario
Montefiascone Orbetello Orte Orvieto Pitigliano
Scansano Sorano Sovana Tuscania Viterbo



 
 
 
 
Monday 12/5 Tuesday 13/5 Wednesday 14/5 Thursday 15/5 Friday 16/5 Saturday 17/5
09.15 - 10.45 Talk 1 + discussion  Talk 1 + discussion Talk 1 + discussion Talk 1 + discussion Talk 1 + discussion Talk 1 + discussion
11.15 - 12.45 Talk 2 + discussion Talk 2 + discussion Talk 2 + discussion Talk 2 + discussion Talk 2 + discussion Talk 2 + discussion

 
 



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