
THEMATIC PROGRAMS 

January 28, 2015  
Thematic Program in Partial Differential EquationsWorkshop on Integrable and Nearintegrable Hamiltonian PDE

* Revised* SCHEDULE


Monday, May 17


9.3010:15  COFFEE AND REGISTRATION 
10:1511:00 
Dario Bambusi (Università degli Studi di Milano) 
11:0011:45

Nader Masmoudi (CIMS) 
11:4512:30

Sergei Kuksin (HeriotWatt University) KAM for PDEs in 1D and nD 
12:302:00

LUNCH 
2:002:45  Xin Zhou (Duke University) The L^p estimate for RiemannHilbert problems 
2:453:30

EduardWilhelm Kirr (University
of Chicago) Parametric resonance in NLS 
3:304:00  AFTERNOON TEA 
4:004:45  Jacek Szmigielski (University of Saskatchewan) Multipeakon solutions of the DegasperisProcesi equation and almost Padé approximants 
5:007:00  RECEPTION 
Tuesday, May 18


9:009:30  CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST 
9.3010:15  Doug Wright (McMaster & The
Fields Institute) Higher order corrections to KdV approximations 
10:1511:00  Percy Deift (CIMS) Longtime asymptotics for solutions of the NLS equation with initial data in a weighted Sobolev space 
11:0011:15

MORNING COFFEE 
11:1512:00

Eugene Wayne (Boston University) Exponential averaging and the "pinning" of traveling waves in heterogenous media 
12:0012:45

Maung Minoo (McMaster University) Some asymptotic properties of Gaudin spin chains 
12:452:30 
LUNCH 
2:303:15

Jürgen Pöschel (Universitat
Stuttgart) On the wellposedness of the KdV equation in weighted Sobolev spaces 
3:154:00  Stephanos Venakides (Duke University) Rigorous results on semiclassical longtime focusing NLS 
4:004:30  AFTERNOON TEA 
Wednesday, May 19


9:009:30  CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST 
9.3010:15  Roy Choudhury (University
of Central Florida) Integrability characteristics and coherent structures of integrable twodimensional generalizations of NLS type equations 
10:1511:00  Yingfei Yi (Georgia Institute of
Technology) Quasiperiodic standing waves in nonlinear Schrödinger equations 
11:0011:15

MORNING COFFEE 
11:1512:00

Hakan Eliasson (Université
Paris 7) KAM for the nonlinear Schroedinger equation 
12:0012:45

Alexander Tovbis (University of
Central Florida) Semiclassical (zero dispersion limit) solutions to the focusing NLS for a special class of the initial data with both soliton and solitonless cases 
12:452:30  LUNCH 
2:304:00

Open discussion 
4:004:30  AFTERNOON TEA 
Thursday, May 20


9:009:30  CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST 
9.3010:15  N. Sri Namachchivaya (University
of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign) Nonstandard reduction of noisy dynamical systems 
10:1511:00  Massimiliano Berti (SISSA, Trieste) Bifurcation of free vibrations for completely resonant wave equations 
11:0011:15

MORNING COFFEE 
11:1512:00

Jiangong You (Nanjing University) Construction of quasiperiodic solutions via KAM theory 
12:0012:45

Vitali Vougalter (McMaster &
The Fields Institute) Spectra of positive and negative energies in the linearized NLS problem 
12:452:30  LUNCH 
2:303:15

John Harnad (CRM & Concordia
University) Hamiltonian theory of the general rational isomonodromic deformation problem 
3:154:00  Michael Sigal (Notre Dame &
University of Toronto) Some mathematical questions related to the BoseEinstein condensation 
4:004:30  AFTERNOON TEA 
4:305:15  Vladimir Sokolov (Landau Institute) New integrable Hamiltonians in rigid body dynamics 
Friday, May 21 

9:009:30  CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST 
9.3010:15  Nikolai Melnikov (Moscow State
University) tba 
10:1511:00  Benoît Grébert (Université
de Nantes) Birkhoff normal form for NLS and NLW 
11:0011:15

MORNING COFFEE 
11:1512:00

Simonetta Abenda (Università
di Bologna) Modulation theory for the CamassaHolm equation 
12:0012:45

David Sattinger (Yale University)
CalogeroFrancoise flows and Periodic Peakons 
12:452:30  LUNCH 
2:304:00

Open discussion 
4:004:30  AFTERNOON TEA 
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