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--ALL LECTURES Thursday 11:00 am in Conference Room N110 UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED
07/28  Note:
Wed. 2pm
Wolfgang Losert,  Dept. of Physics, University of Maryland
Dynamics of Cell Motion     (Schedule)

08/16 First Day of Class

09/06 Official School Holiday

Howey N202
Troy Shinbrot, Biomedical Engineering, Rutgers University
Going with the Flow on Mars    (Schedule)

09/29  Note:  Wed. 4pm Location
Col. of Comp.,
Room 16
Steven Strogatz, Dept. of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Cornell University
Sync: The Emerging Science of Spontaneous Order
Lecture will be followed by book signing and question session.
Location:  DM Smith 207
Steven Strogatz, Chimera States for Coupled Oscillators

10/07 Joerg Main, Inst. for Theoretical Physics, Univ. of Stuttgart,
Semiclassical quantization:  New Concepts and Perspectives
10/14 Dmitri Vainchtein, Mech. Engineering, UC Santa Barbara
Resonance phenomena: a tool for mixing, a tool for control
10/18-19 Fall Recess
10/20-21 Physics Dept. Retreat

11/11 Rex Skodje, University of Colorado Boulder,
State-to-State-to-State Dynamics of Chmical Reactions:  The Control of Detailed Collision Dynamics by Quantized Bottleneck States

11/25-26 Official School Holiday

12/02  Arshad Kudrolli, Clark University,
Dynamics of Granular Materials
12/08 Note:
Wed. 3pm

Itamar Procaccia, Dept. of Chemical Physics,
The Weizmann Institute of Scinece

Itamar Procaccia, Branching Instabilities in Rapid Fracture: Dynamics and Geometry
12/11 Last Day of Semester