Invitation and Announcement - XXXV Dynamics Days US Conference, Jan 7-10, 2016

We cordially invite you to participate in the 35th edition of Dynamics Days US. This year the conference will be hosted by three universities in the Research Triangle of North Carolina: Duke University, North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. It will take place in downtown Durham, North Carolina, on January 7-10, 2016. Dynamics Days US is an international conference with a broad interdisciplinary focus on nonlinear dynamics in mathematics, biology, chemistry, physics, and engineering.

The following invited speakers have confirmed their participation

  • Aparna Baskaran, Brandeis University
  • Rafi Blumenfeld, Imperial College, London
  • Nicholas Buchler, Duke University
  • Dmitri Chklovskii, Simons Foundation
  • Jim Crutchfield, UC,
  • Davis Lucas Goehring, Max Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self-Organization
  • Rudy Horne, Morehouse University
  • Eleni Katifori, University of Pennsylvania
  • Daphne Klotsa, UNC, Chapel Hill
  • Herbie Levine, Rice University
  • Xiaoming Mao, University of Michigan
  • Adilson Motter, Northwestern University
  • Katie Newhall, UNC, Chapel Hill
  • Lou Pecora, Naval Research Laboratory Mark Shattuck, City College of New York
  • Shane Ross, Virginia Tech Mary Silber, Northwestern University
  • Sui Huang, Institute for Systems Biology (Seattle)

Registration is now open. Contributed talks and posters are invited in modeling, mathematical foundations, applications and experiments from all areas related to dynamical systems, including (but not limited to) active matter and non-equilibrium statistical physics, complex networks, computational methods, fluid dynamics, granular materials, neural dynamics, nonlinear waves, pattern formation, quantum chaos, stochastic processes, systems biology.

Important dates: Deadline for abstract submission: November 20, 2015

Notification of acceptance: December 9, 2015

Deadline for early bird registration: December 16, 2015

Deadline for hotel reservation: December 16, 2015

Dynamics Days US Conference: January 7-10, 2016

General registration is $300 by Dec. 16th, and a reduced rate of $175 is offered for students and post-docs. We anticipate limited travel funds for graduate students and post-docs. For additional information regarding registration, abstract submission and lodging, please visit the conference website, http://ddaysus2016.phy.duke.edu/

We hope to see you in Durham in January!

The Organizing Committee,

  •  Bob Behringer, Daniel Gauthier, Otti D’Huys, Nicholas Haynes, Joshua Socolar, Lawrie Virgin, Tom Witelski, Duke University
  • Karen Daniels, NC State University
  • Chris Jones, Peter Mucha, UNC Chapel Hill

Email adress: ddaysus2016@phy.duke.edu