Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics -- A Symposium in Honor of Gene F. Mazenko

Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics -- A Symposium in Honor of Gene F. Mazenko

May 15-16, 2015

Registration deadline is Friday, May 8

This conference will bring together scientists across disciplines whose common focus is the study of nonequilibrium statistical mechanics. This celebration of work is meant to emphasize the breadth and depth which has characterized Gene's many contributions to the field.

Saturday's invited symposium speakers include the following:

Hans C. Andersen (Stanford University)
Matthias Bartelmann (Heidelberg University)
Shankar Das (Jawaharlal Nehru University)
Harvey Gould (Clark University)
John Hertz (Nordic Institute for Theoretical Physics)
Kathy Levin (University of Chicago)
David McCowan (University of Chicago)
David Reichman (Columbia University)
Oriol Valls (University of Minnesota)
Robert Wickham (University of Guelph)

In addition to the conference scheduled for Saturday, May 16, there will be a pedagogical tutorial on Friday, May 15 for students and postdoctoral researchers meant to prepare attendees for the topics of the talks. Please see conference schedule for more details.

Friday's invited tutorial speakers include the following:

Srividya Iyer Biswas (University of Chicago)
Susan Coppersmith (University of Wisconsin)

The symposium poster is available here.

UPDATE: Gene's comments from the dinner are now available here