New directions in statistical mechanics and dynamical systems A conference dedicated to 80th birthday of D. Ruelle and Y. Sinai.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 9:30am to Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 4:00pm
 The meeting is supported by Princeton University and IAMP.Wednesday, December 16, 2015 (talks in McDonnell A01):10:00 am: Hillel Furstenberg (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) - Affine Representations and Harmonic Functions11:10 am: Peter Sarnak (Princeton University and the Institute for Advanced Study) - The Mobius flow,entropy and complexity2:00 pm:   Charles Fefferman (Princeton University)  - Formation of singularities in fluid interfaces3:20 pm:  Senya Shlosman (Centre de Physique Théorique) - Spin glass transition as roughening phenomenon4:20 pm:  Hugo Duminil-Copin (Université de Genève) - Pirogov-Sinai type arguments for some planar loop modelsThursday, December 17, 2015 (talks in Taplin Auditorium):9:30 am: David Ruelle (IHES) -  A generalized detailed balance relation (and its relations to mathematics, physics, and biology).11:00 am: Yakov Sinai (Princeton University) - On Eigenfunctions of Laplacians in two-dimensional domain.
Event Location: 
McDonnell Hall A01