February 14 - February 18, 2005

- All talks will be in Civil Engineering Lecture Theatre G 1 (see 'A' on campus map at grid H 20)
- Welcome Drinks and computer lab for email are in School of Mathematics in East Wing of Red Centre Building (see 'B' on campus map at grid reference H 15)
- Campus map: Colour (pdf, 1.4 MB) or black and white (pdf, 620 KB)

9.15- 9.30 | Opening Remarks | |

9.30-10.15 | Introduction to commutative algebraic dynamics I | K. Schmidt |

Morning Tea Break | ||

11.00-11.45 | Introduction to commutative algebraic dynamics II | K. Schmidt |

Lunch | ||

14.00-15.00 | Entropy in algebraic dynamics | D. Lind |

Afternoon Tea Break | ||

15.30-16.00 | Structure of totally disconnected groups via compact open subgroups | U. Baumgartner |

16.00-16.30 | Directed graphs for higher dimensional dynamical systems | D. Pask |

17.00-18.00 | Welcome Drinks |

9.30-10.30 | Aperiodic order and Dynamical Systems I | R.V. Moody |

Morning Tea Break | ||

11.00-12.00 | Aperiodic order and Dynamical Systems II | D. Lenz |

Lunch | ||

14.00-14.30 | Pisot substitutions and (limit-) quasiperiodic model sets | B. Sing |

14.30-15.00 | The entropy of the visible points | P. Pleasants |

Afternoon Tea Break | ||

15.30-16.00 | Rational trigonometry for finite fields | N. Wildberger |

9.30-10.30 | Dynamics of piecewise isometries | A. Goetz |

Morning Tea Break | ||

11.00-12.00 | The 3x+1 problem | G. Wirsching |

Lunch | ||

Free Afternoon |

9.30-10.30 | Asymptotic spectral distributions | F. Götze |

Morning Tea Break | ||

11.00-12.00 | Eigenvalue distributions of random matrices | P. Forrester |

Lunch | ||

14.00-15.00 | Costs of equivalence relations and group actions | T. Dooley |

Afternoon Tea Break | ||

15.30-16.00 | Folding Transformations of the Painlevé Equations | N. Witte |

16.00-16.30 | A geometric approach to q-Painlevé equations and their hypergeometric solutions | K. Kajiwara |

20.00 | Conference Dinner |

9.30-10.30 | Dynamical systems generated by rational maps over finite fields and rings | I. Shparlinski |

Morning Tea Break | ||

11.00-12.00 | Maps over finite fields: integrability and reversibility | F. Vivaldi |

Lunch | ||

14.00-14.30 | An algebraic geometric approach to integrable maps of the plane | D. Jogia |

14.30-15.00 | Macroscopic dynamics, almost-invariance, and almost-cyclicity | G. Froyland |

Afternoon Tea Break |

A printerfriendly version of the program can be found here (1 page, pdf, 7KB).

last modified on 8 Feb 2005