Wednesday, May 21

6:30 PM-7:30 PM Poster Setup
Ballroom I, II, III - Level B

7:30 PM-9:30 PM Ballroom I, II, III - Level B

Poster Session II

On the Solution to Nonlinear Thermal Ignition Problem for Condensed Media with Phase Transition with the Help of the "Geometrical-Optical" Asymptotic Method
G. A. Nesenenko, Bauman State Technical University, Russia
Nonlinear Dynamics of Discrete Ecosystem Models Subject to Periodic Forcing
Danny Summers, Justin G. Cranford, and Brian P. Healey, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
The Geometric Phase in a Point Vortex Flow in a Circle
B. N. S hashikanth and P. K. Newton, University of Southern California
Classification of Nonlinear Time Series Using Cluster Analysis
Thomas Schreiber, University of Wuppertal, Germany
Application of the Theory of Optimal Control of Distributed Media to Nonlinear Optical Fiber
Vladimir Y. Khasilev, University of Rostov, Russia
Dynamical Precursor of Black Hole Formation Numerical Simulation
Bruce N. Miller and V. Paige Youngkins, Texas Christian University
Finitely Representable Set-Valued Maps and Computation of the Conley Index
Tomasz Kaczynski, Université de Sherbrooke, Canada
On a Certain Class of Zero-Sum Discrete-Time Stochastic Games
D. Leao Pinto, Jr., Universidade Estadual de Campinas, UNICAMP, Brazil; Marcelo Dutra Fragoso, National Laboratory for Scientific Computing, LNCC -CNPq, Brazil; and Joao Bosco Ribeiro do Val, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, UNICAMP, Brazil
Sudden Changes of Invariant Chaotic Sets in Planar Dynamical Systems
Carl Robert, University of Maryland, College Park; Kathleen T. Alligood, George Mason University; Edward Ott and James A. Yorke, University of Maryland, College Park
Manifold Reduction and Flow Reconstruction Using Karhunen-Loeve Transformations and Neural Reconstruction
Douglas R. Hundley, Colorado State University
Influence of Measurement Desynchronization on Dynamics of Ship Motion Control System
Vladimir G. Borisov, Institute of Control Sciences, Russia; Fedor N. Grigor'yev and Nikolay A. Kuznetsov, Institute for Information Transmission Problems, Russia; and Pavel I. Kitsul, Mankato State University
When Can a Dynamical System Represent an Irreversible Process?
R. M. Kiehn, University of Houston
Multi-Parameter Bifurcation Analysis in Nonlinear Control Systems
Barry R. Haynes, Mark P. Davison, The University of Leeds, United Kingdom
Can Markoff Chain Theory Determine a Signals Origin: Chaos or Random?
Charles R. Tolle, David Peak, and Robert Gunderson, Utah State University
Scaling Behavior of Transition to Chaos in Quasiperiodically Driven Dynamical Systems
Ying-Cheng Lai, University of Kansas; Ulrike Feudel, Max-Planck Arbeitsgruppe "Nichtlineare Dynamik", Universität Potsdam, Germany; and Celso Grebogi, University of Maryland, College Park
Noise-Induced Riddling in Chaotic Systems
Ying-Cheng Lai, University of Kansas; and Celso Grebogi, University of Maryland, College Park
Discontinuous Bifurcations and Crises in a DC/DC Buck Converter
Mario di Bernardo, University of Bristol, United Kingdom; Chris J. Budd, University of Bath, United Kingdom; and Alan R Champneys, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
The Invariant Manifolds and Solar System Dyanmics
Martin W. Lo and Shane D. Ross, California Institute of Technology
Lyapunov Transforms and Invariant Stability Exponents
William E. Wiesel, Air Force Institute of Technology/ENY
Dichotomies and Numerics of Stiff Problems
B. Katzengruber and P. Szmolyan, Technische Universität Wien, Austria
Computation of Invariant Tori Near L1 in the Earth-Sun System
Gerard Gomez, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain; Angel Jorba and Josep Masdemont, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain
Lyapunov Exponents from the Dynamics of Classical and Quantal Distributions
Arjendu K. Pattanayak and Paul Brumer, University of Toronto, Canada
Deterministic Chaos and Analysis of Singularities
Alexander Tovbis, University of Central Florida
Chaos and Crises in More Than Two Dimensions
Silvina Ponce Dawson and Pablo Moresco, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
Steps Toward the Long-Term Simulation of Turbulent Flows through Higher-Order Incremental Unknowns/Hierarchical Basis
Salvador Garcia, Universidad de Talca, Chile
Stick-Slip Dynamics and Friction in an Array of Coupled Nonlinear Oscillators
H. G. E Hentschel, Yuri Braiman, and Fereydoon Family, Emory University
A Hilbert Space Framework for the Analysis of Bifurcations in Control
Aubrey B. Poore and Timothy J. Trenary, Colorado State University
Causal Bifurcation Sequences in Systems Containing Strong Periodic Forcing
E. A. D. Foster, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
Optimal Dynamic Nonlinear Pricing and Capacity Planning
Susan Y. Chao and Samuel Chiu, University of California, Berkeley and Stanford University
Stacked Lagrange Tops: Analysis of Multi-Component Systems
Debra Lewis, University of California, Santa Cruz
Recurrent Propagation of a Wave Front in an Excitable Medium
Yue-Xian Li, University of California, Davis
Instabilities of Hexagon Patterns in a Model for Rotating Convection
Filip Sain and Hermann Riecke, Northwestern University
Use of Parametric Excitation for Unstable Fixed Point Detection and Capture
Peter M. Van Wirt, United States Air Force, Air Force Institute of Technology and Utah State University; Robert Gunderson and David Peak, Utah State University
Dynamics of the Ginzburg-Landau Equations of Superconductivity
Hans G. Kaper, Argonne National Laboratory; Peter Takac, Universität Rostock, Germany
Global Bifurcations in a Reaction-Difussion Model Leading to Spatio-Temporal Chaos
Martin Zimmermann and Sascha Firle, Uppsala University, Sweden; Mario Natiello, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden; Michael Hildebrand and Markus Eiswirth, Max-Planck Gesellschaft, Berlin, Germany; Markus Bar, Max-Planck-Institut fur Physik Komplexer Systeme, Germany; A. K. Bangia and Yannis G. Kevrekidis, Princeton University
Resonance Zones for Henon Maps
Robert Easton, University of Colorado, Boulder
Using Manifolds to Generate Trajectories for Libration Point Missions
Kathleen C. Howell, Purdue University, West Lafayette
(Moved to CP5) Symplectic Integrators Versus Ordinary-Differential-Equation Solvers for Hamiltonian Systems
Jon Lee, Wright Lab (FIB), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base
Scaling in Forced Laser Synchronization
Carlos L. Pando, Universidad Autonoma de Puebla, Mexico
Two-Dimensional Josephson-Junction Network Architecture for Maximum Microwave Radiation Emission
Joerg Oppenlaender and Werner Guettinger, University of Tuebingen, Germany
A Feedback Scheme for Controlling Dispersive Chaos in the Complex Ginzburg-Landau Equation
Georg Flatgen, Yannis G. Kevrekidis, Princeton University; Paul Kolodner, Bell Laboratories, Lucent Technologies
Chaos Synchronization and Riddled Basins in Two Coupled One-Dimensional Maps
Tomasz Kapitaniak, Technical University of Lodz, Poland; and Y. Maistrenko, Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine
Lattice Boltzmann Equation Model for Potassium Dynamics in Brain
Longxiang Dai and Robert M. Miura, University of British Columbia, Canada
Non-Collision Singularities in a 6 Body Problem
Jeff Xia and Todd Young, Northwestern University
Stationary Solutions of an Integro-Differential Equation Modeling Phase Transitions: Existence and Local Stability
Adam Chmaj, Brigham Young University
Control of Impact Dynamics
Jan Awrejcewicz and Krzysztof Tomczak, Technical University of Lodz, Poland
Theoretical Analysis of Pattern Formation in Circular Domains
Gemunu H. Gunaratne, University of Houston
Transport Properties in Disordered Ratchet Potentials
Fabio Marchesoni, University of Illinois, Urbana
Numerical Simulation of Standing Waves in a Vertically Oscillated Granular Layer
Chris Bizon, Mark Shattuck, Jack Swift, William McCormick, and Harry Swinney, University of Texas, Austin
Applications of the KAM Theory to Commensurate-Incomensurate Phase Transitions
Bambi Hu, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong and University of Houston
The Modeling of Self-Oscillating Regimes in Catalytic Reaction Dynamics
N. I. Koltsov, Chuvash State University, Russia
Image Encryption Based on Chaos
Jiri Fridrich, State University of New York, Binghamton
Integrals of Motion and the Shape of the Attractor for the Lorenz Model
Sebastien Neukirch and Hector Giacomini, Université de Tours,France
Dynamics of the Two-Frequency Torus Breakdown in the Driven Double Scroll Circuit
Murilo S. Baptista and Ibere L. Caldas, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Type-II Intermittency in the Driven Double Scroll Circuit
Murilo S. Baptista and Ibere L. Caldas, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Pulse Like Spatial Patterns Described by Higher Order Model Equations
A. I. Rotariu-Bruma and L.A. Peletier, University of Leiden, The Netherlands; and W. C. Troy, University of Pittsburgh
The Computer Analysis of Poincaré Cross-Sections in Chemical Reactions Dynamics
Kozhevnikov I.V. and Koltsov N.I., Chuvash State University, Russia
Modular Networks for Animal Gaits
Martin Golubitsky, University of Houston; Ian Stewart, University of Warwick, United Kingdom; Pietro-Luciano Buono, University of Houston; and J. J. Collins, Boston University
Flow-Reversal Systems with Fast Switching
Jan Rehacek, Los Alamos National Laboratory; Alois Klic, and Pavel Pokorny, Institute of Chemical Technology, Czech Republic
(MOVED FROM CP2) 10:40 The Moving Singularities of the Perturbation Expansion of the Classical Kepler Problem
Mohammad Tajdari, University of New England
(ADDED) A Master Stability Function for Synchronization in Coupled Arrays of Oscillators
Lou Pecora, Tom Carroll, Gregg Johnson, and Doug Mar, Naval Research Laboratory
Pattern Formation Inside a Laser Spectrum
Christophe Szwaj, Serge Bielawski, and Dominique Derozier, Universite des Sciences et Technologies de Lille, France; and Thomas Erneux, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
Knot-Theoretic Analysis of Low-Dimensional Attractors
G. Boulant, J. Plumecoq, S. Bielawski, D. Derozier, and M. Lefranc, Universite des Sciences et Technologies de Lille, France

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