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2020-10-23

Seminar Report

iTHEMS Theoretical Physics Seminar by Dr. Tokuro Fukui on October 22, 2020

On October 22, the iTHEMS-phys seminar entitled "Realistic shell model and chiral three-body force” given by Dr. Tokuro Fukui (YITP, Kyoto U.) was held. He and his collaborators proposed the way to...more

2020-10-22

Seminar Report

Biology Seminar by Dr. Christos Merkatas on October 21, 2020

On October 21st, Dr. Christos Merkatas from Aalto University in Finland gave a talk at the iTHEMS Biology Seminar. His talk was entitled, “Bayesian Nonparametric Estimation of Random Dynamical Systems...more

2020-10-22

Hot Topic

Coffee Meeting on October 9, 2020

At the weekly coffee meeting on October 9th (Fri.), Dr. Jeremy Riousset (Florida Institute of Technology) gave a nice description on the properties of "Planetary lightning". After his talk, Dr. Shigeh...more

2020-10-21

Seminar Report

DMWG seminar by Dr. Rinaldi: Towards the cosmological signature of composite DM

There are lots of dark matter (DM) candidates of particles and/or non-particles. One important requirement is that DM should be massive. When we consider the main origin of the visible mass in the Uni...more

2020-10-15

Paper of the Week

Week 2 & 3 of October

Title: Seiberg-Witten Floer homotopy contact invariant Author: Nobuo Iida, Masaki Taniguchi arXiv: http://arxiv.org/abs/2010.02132v1 Title: The groups of diffeomorphisms and homeomorphisms of 4-m...more

2020-10-07

Seminar Report

Math-Phys Joint Seminar by Toshihiro Ota on October 2, 2020

On October 2, Toshihiro Ota gave a talk at the iTHEMS Math-Phys Joint Seminar. His whole talk was on the interrelation among integrable lattIce models, quiver gauge theories, and hidden TQFT structure...more

2020-10-06

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Maria Giovanna Dainotti

I am originally from a city in South of Italy. After my PhD at the University of Rome La Sapienza in 2008 I moved to Jagiellonian University in 2009 as a research assistant and I have been Visiting Sc...more

2020-10-05

Researches & Researchers

GRBs as Standard Candles: Toward GRB Cosmology - Dr. Maria Giovanna Dainotti

A study presenting the most comprehensive analysis until now of gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) detected by the Neil Gehrels Swift Observatory (Swift) has been presented in a recent article to appear in The A...more

2020-10-02

Announcement

JST/CRDS Seminar "Series of seminars on the collaboration of mathematics, science and ergonomics" Notice of Registration

The Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) is pleased to announce that it will hold a seminar titled "Series of Seminars on collaboration between Mathematics, Science and Engineering". There will b...more

2020-10-02

Seminar Report

DMWG seminar by Dr. Ishiyama: a spectacular cosmological N-body simulation

Visible components of our Universe, such as galaxies, show hierarchical structures. Such structures are always embedded in DM structures called "halos". In the early Universe, there exist small densit...more

2020-10-01

Paper of the Week

Week 1 of October

Title: Gabor frames and Wannier bases from groupoid Morita equivalences Author: Chris Bourne, Bram Mesland arXiv: http://arxiv.org/abs/2009.13806v1 Title: Parity of the neutron consistent with ne...more

2020-10-01

Award

Dr. Shingo Gibo received the Best Poster Award of the Japanese Society of Chronobiology

Dr. Shingo Gibo received the Best Poster Award of the Japanese Society of Chronobiology. The title of the poster is "Analysis of the circadian period and phase synchronization based on waveform". Cong...more

2020-10-01

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Ken Furukawa

I am Ken Furukawa. My research area is the mathematical theory of partial differential equations related to the fluid dynamics and diffusion phenomena. More specifically, we studied mathematically rig...more

2020-09-30

Hot Topic

Farewell message from Dr. Genki Ouchi

Hello. I am Genki Ouchi, a special postdoctoral researcher in iTHEMS. I am leaving iTHEMS and moving to graduate school of mathematics, Nagoya university as an assistant professor. I joined iTHEMS...more

2020-09-30

Hot Topic

Farewell message from Dr. Kenta Sato

Hello. I am Kenta Sato, a Special Postdoctral Resercher at iTHEMS. I am moving to Kyusyu University as an assistant professor. It is a great pleasure for me to spend one and a half years at iTHEMS bec...more

2020-09-29

Award

Dr. Ryosuke Iritani and Dr. Takashi Okada received 15th Young Scientist Award of JSMB

It is our great pleasure to inform you that 15th Young Scientist Award (Japanese Society for Mathematical Biology) was awarded to our iTHEMS colleagues, Ryosuke Iritani for his contribution to the the...more

2020-09-25

Person of the Week

Self-introduction: Catherine Beauchemin

Bonjour! I was already a member of iTHEMS as a Senior Visiting Scientist so probably you already know me. But since September 2020, I became a Deputy Program Director of iTHEMS. I was looking forward ...more

2020-09-25

Seminar Report

Biology Seminar by Dr. Kyosuke Adachi on September 23, 2020

On September 23rd, Kyosuke Adachi gave a talk at the iTHEMS Biology Seminar on phase transitions in Biology. He first introduced the concept of phase transition and its possible application to underst...more

2020-09-24

Paper of the Week

Week 4 of September

Title: Polynomial growth of out-of-time-order correlator in arbitrary realistic long-range interacting systems Author: Tomotaka Kuwahara, Keiji Saito arXiv: http://arxiv.org/abs/2009.10124v1 Titl...more

2020-09-18

Seminar Report

Biology Seminar by Dr. Hye Jin Park on September 16, 2020

On 16th September, Hye Jin Park (Asia Pacific Center for Theoretical Physics; APCTP) gave us a talk about her work on eco-evolutionary dynamics. She specifically looked at what if there are novel muta...more