Statistical Physics B

Chair Information
Yoav Lahini
Sprinzak 28
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Lectures for this program:

Lecture Time Speaker Lecture subject
15:45-16:15 (invited) Zohar Ringel Layer-wise greedy optimization of deep neural networks
In unsupervised training of deep neural networks one often seeks to reproduce the probability distribution of the datase...
16:15-16:30 Daniel Dgany Top-down method for identifying keystone species in microbial ecosystems
Our body is colonized by trillions of microbes, forming the human microbiome.
16:30-16:45 SIMON MAHLER Dynamics of dissipative defects in coupled phase oscillators
Dynamics of topological defects play an important role in various fields such as atomic and molecular physics, condensed...
16:45-17:00 Erez Aghion Non-normalizable Boltzmann-Gibbs statistics
A thermal system in the presence of a weakly confining potential never relaxes to equilibrium, since the Boltzmann-...
17:00-17:15 Naftali R. Smith Landau theory of a dynamical phase transition of the Kardar-Parisi-Zhang interface
We study height fluctuations in a stochastic surface which grows according to the Kardar-Parisi-Zhang (KPZ) equatio...