
Educational Activities

Recent publications in the American Journal of Physics:

Research
Interests

 Nonequilibrium
statistical mechanics
 Phase transitions
and critical phenomena; Renormalization group analysis
 Monte
Carlo simulation techniques
 Stochastic differential
equations and field theory
 Driven diffusive and Reactiondiffusion
systems
 Applications to, e.g., microbiological systems, population dynamics, opinion formation,
adaptive networks and
climate science
"Nuggets" for the NSF:

2003,
2004,
2005,
2006,
2007,
2008,
2009,
2010,
2011,
2012,
2014

Recent
Activities

Publications:
Conferences and Workshops (recent; invited):

4th KIAS Conference: Nonequilibrium Statistical Physics of Complex Systems
(July 2010)

Large Fluctuations in NonEquilibrium Systems
(July 2011)

American Physical Society March Meeting
(March 2012)

5th KIAS Conference: Nonequilibrium Statistical Physics of Complex Systems
(July 2012)

Statistical Mechanics in Low Dimensions
(December 2012)

38th Conference of the Middle European Cooperation in Statistical Physics
(March 2013)

MPIPKSASG on "Coevolution: A proving ground for nonequilibrium statistical mechanics"
(AprilJuly 2013; September, 2014)

Symposium in honor of Robert Swendsen and the Rahman Prize
(April, 2014)

Advances in Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics...
(MayJune, 2014)

Current Trends in Liquid Crystals: Symposium in honor of the 70th birthday of Peter PalffyMuhoray
(September, 2014)

Percolation and the Glass Transition  KineticallyConstrained Models, Bootstrap Percolation, MixedOrder Phase Transitions, and Large Deviations
(October, 2014)

Houghton Conference on NonEquilibrium Statistical Mechanics
(May, 2015)

Interdisciplinary Applications of Statistical Physics
(September, 2015)

Conference on Complex Systems, CSDC'15 World econference
(October, 2015)

Humboldt Colloquium, "Global Research in the 21st Century: Perspectives of the U.S. Humboldt Network"
(March, 2017)

Edward "Joe" Redish 75th Birthday Celebration & Golden Jubilee
(MarchApril, 2017)

Applied Statistical Physics
(May, 2017)

Correlations, Fluctuations and anomalous transport in systems far from equilibrium
(January 2018)
Others:
 Visiting Research Scholar,
Department of Physics & Astronomy, UNC Asheville
 Research Professor,
Department of Physics, University of Houston
 CoOrganizer of Seminar/Workshop/School:
Climate Fluctuations and Nonequilibrium Statistical Mechanics: an Interdisciplinary Dialog
MPIPKS, Dresden, Germany (July  August, 2017)
Hydrodynamics Across Scales: From Quantum Fluids and Complex Liquids to Climate Dynamics, Boulder Summer School for Condensed Matter and Materials Theory, Boulder, CO (postponed to 2022)





