Hands-On Research

Sponsored by The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP, Trieste, Italy)

Founding Directors: Rajarshi Roy, Kenneth Showalter, and Harry L. Swinney

Sponsored by The Abdus Salam Internal Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP, Trieste, Italy)

Brazil school co-sponsored by Fapesp, CNPq, Capes, The MathWorks, and Universidade Federal do ABC, U.S. Office of Naval Research, U.S. Army Research Office, and the Consortium of the Americas for Interdisciplinary Science.

2009 Brazil Faculty...

Faculty Affiliation Focus
M. Girvan University of Maryland complex networks
D. I. Goldman Georgia Institute of Technology nonlinear dynamics of animal locomotion
N. Mujica Universidad de Chile probing soft matter with sound waves
E. C. Rericha University of Maryland
National Institutes for Health
response of biological cells to stimuli
R. Roy University of Maryland nonlinear optics and instabilities
M. Schatz Georgia Institute of Technology bouncing drops and metronome synchronization
A. Sen Institute for Plasma Research chaotic oscillators
M. Shattuck City University of New York patterns and phase transitions in sand
B. Storey Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering mathematical model methods, fluid instabilities
K. Showalter West Virginia University synchronization in chemical patterns
H. L. Swinney University of Texas patterns in fluid flow between rotating cylinders
A. Yodh University of Pennsylvania dynamics of soft matter