33nd Annual Western States
Mathematical Physics Meeting

February 16 & 17, 2015
Room: 151 Sloan

PROGRAM


 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 16

  • 9:00 - 10:00
    Evans Harrell
    (Georgia Tech)
    On averaging and semiclassically sharp estimates of spectra     Abstract   Slides

  • 10:00 - 11:00
    Alex Elgart
    (Virginia Tech, visiting UC Irvine)
    Trimmed Anderson model - localization and its breakup     Abstract

  • 11:00 11:20
    Coffee break

  • 11:20 - 11:50
    Israel Michael Sigal
    (University of Toronto)
    Magnetic Vortices, Nielsen-Olesen - Nambu strings and automorphic functions     Abstract   Slides

  • 11:55 - 12:25
    Kevin Luli
    (UC Davis)
    Efficiently Finding (approximate) Energy Minimizers without Solving Differential Equations     Abstract

  • 12:30 - 1:00
    Gregory Eskin
    (UCLA)
    The determination of black holes by boundary measurements     Abstract

  • 1:00 2:00
    Lunch break

  • 2:00 - 3:00
    Michel Lapidus
    (UC Riverside)
    Fractal Zeta Functions and Fractal Drums     Abstract   Slides

  • 3:00 - 4:00
    Omar Fawzi
    (ENS Lyon)
    On the quantum conditional mutual information     Abstract   Slides

  • 4:00 4:20
    Coffee break

  • 4:20 - 4:50
    Mario Berta
    (Caltech)
    Quantum adversaries via operator space theory     Abstract   Slides

  • 4:55 - 5:25
    Amanda Young
    (UC Davis)
    The Dependence of Spectral Properties on the Infinite Boundary for a Family of Quantum Spin Systems     Abstract

  • 5:30 - 6:00
    Rui Han
    (UC Irvine)
    Measure of the spectrum of the extended Harper's model     Abstract   Slides

  • 7:00
    Conference dinner

    at Saladang Song, 383 S Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105    

 

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 17

  • 9:00 - 10:00
    Nets Katz
    (Caltech)
    Heterogeneous Agent models in macroeconomics     Abstract   Slides

  • 10:00 - 11:00
    Thomas Chen
    (UT Austin)
    On the uniqueness and scattering for Gross-Pitaevskii hierarchies and the quantum de Finetti theorem     Abstract   Slides

  • 11:00 11:20
    Coffee break

  • 11:20 - 11:50
    Marius Beceanu
    (UC Berkeley)
    A semilinear Schroedinger equation with random potential     Abstract   Slides

  • 11:55 - 12:25
    Piyush Srivastava
    (Caltech)
    Lee-Yang theorems and the computational complexity of computing means     Abstract   Slides

  • 12:30 - 1:00
    Marius Lemm
    (Caltech)
    Anomalous Lieb-Robinson Bounds in an XY Spin Chain     Abstract

  • 1:00 2:00
    Lunch break

  • 2:00 - 2:30
    Casey Jao
    (UCLA)
    Energy-critical NLS with potentials of quadratic growth     Abstract   Slides

  • 2:35 - 3:10
    Chris Ormerod
    (Caltech)
    From polygons to integrable mappings     Abstract

  • 3:15 - 3:45
    Shiwen Zhang
    (UC Irvine)
    Spectral packing dimension for 1-dimensional quasiperiodic Schroedinger operators     Abstract   Slides

  • 3:45 4:00
    Coffee break

  • 4:00 - 5:00
    Alexander Gordon
    (UNC Charlotte)
    Some new inequalities and their use in spectral theory     Abstract


For information and registration, please contact
Rupert Frank rlfrank@caltech.edu.
or
Gang Zhou gzhou@caltech.edu.
Recommended registration fee is $10 (graduate students exempt).
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