Mathematics in Nanoscale Science and Engineering Tutorials

September 17 - 20, 2002

Schedule


Tuesday, September 17, 2002

10:00 - 11:00
Vwani Roychowdhury (UCLA)

Quantum Computing
PDF Presentation

11:30 - 12:30
Achi Brandt (Weizmann Institute of Science)

Multiscale Computational Methods

2:00 - 3:00
James Gimzewski (UCLA)

Local Probe Microscopes: Evolution and Revolution

3:30 - 4:30
Horng-Tzer Yau (New York University/Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences)

Asymptotic Solutions to Many-body Dynamics I: The Euler Equations
PDF Presentation

4:30 - 5:30
Dimitri Vvedensky (Imperial College, London, UK)

Epitaxial nanostructures across length and time scales
PDF Presentation


Wednesday, September 18, 2002

10:00 - 11:00
Vwani Roychowdhury (UCLA)

On the Unconditional Security of QKD Schemes
PDF Presentation

11:30 - 12:30
Achi Brandt (Weizmann Institute of Science)

Multiscale Computational Methods

2:00 - 3:00
Horng-Tzer Yau (New York University/Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences)

Asymptotic Solutions to Many-body Dynamics II: Incompressible Navier-Stokes equations, viscosity and Green-Kubo formula
PDF Presentation

3:30 - 4:30
Dimitri Vvedensky (Imperial College, London, UK)

Epitaxial nanostructures across length and time scales
PDF Presentation


Thursday, September 19, 2002

10:00 - 11:00
Vwani Roychowdhury (UCLA)

On the Unconditional Security of QKD Schemes
PDF Presentation

11:30 - 12:30
Achi Brandt (Weizmann Institute of Science)

Multiscale Computational Methods

2:00 - 3:00
James Gimzewski (UCLA)

Exploring Quantum and Nanomechanics of Single Molecules

3:30 - 4:30
Dimitri Vvedensky (Imperial College, London, UK)

Epitaxial nanostructures across length and time scales
PDF Presentation

4:30 - 5:30
Horng-Tzer Yau (New York University/Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences)

Asymptotic Solutions to Many-body Dynamics III: Quantum Dynamics in Random Potential, Kinetic and Mean-Field Limits
PDF Presentation


Friday, September 20, 2002

10:00 - 11:00
Vwani Roychowdhury (UCLA)

Quantum Computation and Information Theory
PDF Presentation

11:30 - 12:30
Vwani Roychowdhury (UCLA)

Quantum Computation and Information Theory
PDF Presentation

2:00 - 3:00
James Gimzewski (UCLA)

Translation of Biochemical Recognition into Nanomechanical Action