International Workshop: Uncertainty and Fluctuations in Thermodynamics
March, 12 -- 13, 2020 — Berlin

    Confirmed Speakers

    • Hans Christian Öttinger (ETH Zürich) - From noise enhancement of phenomenological evolution equations to nonequilibrium statistical thermodynamics
    • Rosemary Harris (Queen Mary University of London) - Current fluctuations in reset and run-and-tumble processes
    • Esther Daus (TU Vienna)- Long-time behaviour of reaction-cross-diffusion systems of Maxwell-Stefan type and uncertainty quantification for the underlying multi-species Boltzmann system
    • Rob Jack (University of Cambridge) - Unravelling the large deviation statistics of Markovian open quantum systems
    • Maria Bruna (University of Oxford) - Excluded-volume and order in systems of Brownian needles
    • Michal Pavelka (Charles University, Prague) - Generalization of the dynamical lack-of-fit reduction
    • Mark Peletier (Technical University Eindhoven) - Continuum limit of a hard-sphere particle system by large deviations
    • Massimo Materassi (CNR Institute for Complex Systems ISC, Sesto Fiorentino) - Stochastic Lagrangians for Noisy Dynamics
    • Petr Jizba (Czech Technical University, Prague) - A new class of entropy-power-based uncertainty relations
    • Ohad Shpielberg (College de France Paris) - Transport efficiency bounds in periodically driven systems and in (athermal) mesoscopic systems
    • Laurence Noirez (Laboratoire Léon Brillouin, Université Paris-Saclay) - Highlighting novel static and fluidic properties of liquids using solid wall interactions
    • Nikolai N. Bogolubov Jr. (V.A. Steklov Mathematical Institute of RAS, Moscow, Russia) Master equations for multi-level open quantum systems with initial system-environment correlations

    Registration and abstract submission

    The registration is closed.


    0930-1030Rosemary Harris 0930-1030Maria Bruna
    1030-1100Coffee break 1030-1100Coffee break
    1100-1200Esther Daus 1100-1130Ohad Shpielberg
    1130-1200Massimo Materassi
    1200-1400Lunch break 1200-1330Lunch break
    1400-1500Rob Jack 1330-1430Michal Pavelka
    1500-1530Tea break 1430-1500Tea break
    1530-1600Petr Jizba 1500-1600Hans Christian Öttinger
    1600-1630Laurence Noirez
    1630-1700Nikolai N. Bogolubov Jr. --
    1700-1730Mark Peletier --


    Talks will take place in the Erhard-Schmidt lecture room on the ground floor of the main WIAS building, Mohrenstrasse 39, 10117 Berlin, Germany. The underground station Hausvogteiplatz on the U2 line is very close to WIAS.

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    Supported by


    Weierstrass Institute (WIAS)