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Mathematics in the Geosciences, September 2001  June, 2002
Organizers:
Andrei Gabrielov
Mathematics and Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
Purdue University
agabriel@math.purdue.edu
http://www.math.purdue.edu/~agabriel
Anatoli
L. Levshin
Department of Physics
University of Colorado at Boulder
levshin@tinker.colorado.edu
William I. Newman
Departments of Earth and Space Sciences, Physics and Astronomy,
and Mathematics
University of California, Los Angeles
win@ucla.edu
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 5
All talks are in Seminar Room Lind Hall 409 unless otherwise noted. 


8:30 am  Coffee and Registration 
Reception Area Lind Hall 400 
9:00 am  Douglas N. Arnold, Robert Gulliver, and Anatoli L. Levshin  Welcome and Introduction 
9:10 am  Leon
Knopoff University of California, Los Angeles 
Model of the Source for Large Earthquakes 
9:50 am 
Coffee Break 
Lind Hall 400 
10:10 am  Michael
Ghil University of California, Los Angeles 
Boolean Delay Equations as Formal Conceptual Models for Climate, Earthquakes, and Other Complexities 
10:50 am  Mikhail
Vishik University of Texas 
Some old and more recent results of the mathematical theory of an ideal incompressible fluid 
11:30 am 
Lunch
Break


2:00 pm  George
Molchan Russian Academy of Sciences 
Multiplicative Random Cascades 
2:40 pm  Vladimir
G. Kossobokov Russian Academy of Sciences 
Rise of activity, i.e. inverse cascading, at the approach of an extreme event 
3:20 pm  Coffee Break  
3:40 pm  Anatoli
L. Levshin University of Colorado at Boulder 
Presentday surface wave seismology 
4:204:50 pm  Edo
Nyland University of Alberta 
Mathematica Applications to a few of Academician KeilisBorok's Favorite Problems 
7:00 pm  Dinner  Restaurant to be announced 
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6
All talks are in Seminar Room Lind Hall 409 unless otherwise noted. 

8:30 am  Coffee  Lind Hall 400 
9:00 am  Raymond Hide  The Spinning Earth 
9:40 am  Coffee Break  Lind Hall 400 
10:00 am  Informal
discussion General remarks, Personal recollections and Reminiscences 
Lind Hall 400 or 409, to be decided 
12:00 pm 
Lunch
Break

Name  Department  Affiliation 

Nirendra N. Biswas  Geology and Geophysics  University of Alaska 
Sergey Cherkis  Physics & Astronomy  University of California, Los Angeles 
Susan Friedlander  Mathematics, Statistics & CSci.  University of Illinois, Chicago 
Andrei Gabrielov  Mathematics  Purdue University 
Michael Ghil  Atmospheric Sciences  University of California, Los Angeles 
Agnes Helmstetter  Geosciences  University of Grenoble 
Raymond Hide  MIT  
Thomas H. Jordan  Earth Sciences  University of Southern California 
Vladimir KeilisBorok  Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics  University of California, Los Angeles 
Leon Knopoff  Physics and Astronomy  University of California, Los Angeles 
Vladimir Kossobokov  Int'l Inst. of Earthquake Pred. Theory & Math Geo.  Russian Academy of Sciences 
Anatoli Levshin  Physics  University of Colorado at Boulder 
George Molchan  Int'l Inst. of Earthquake Pred. Theory & Math Geo.  Russian Academy of Sciences 
William Newman  Earth & Space Sciences  University of California, Los Angeles 
Edo Nyland  Physics  University of Alberta 
Sashirekha Shanmugavelu  Computer Engineering  University of Minnesota 
Alexandr Shapoval  Int'l Inst. of Earthquake Pred. Theory & Math Geo.  Russian Academy of Science 
Donald Turcotte  Geological Sciences  Cornell University 
Mikhail Vishik  Mathematics  University of Texas 
Tanya Levshina  Fams and Culstered Systems ISD/CD  FermiLab 
llia Zaliapin  Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics  UCLA 