Entropic barriers and dynamical coarse-graining

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Lind 409
Thomas Hudson (University of Warwick)
I will discuss a possible relationship between entropic barriers in a toy dynamical system and the memory effect observed when coarse-graining the same system using the Mori-Zwanzig formalism. This is ongoing work with Xingjie (Helen) Li, UNC Charlotte.