Dmitry Efim Pelinovsky


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Curriculum Vitae

Education

1997 PhD in Applied and Computational Mathematics
Monash University (Australia)
Advisors: R. Grimshaw, Yu.S. Kivshar
"Asymptotic Methods in Soliton Theory: Critical Problems"

1993 MSc in Applied Physics
Nizhny Novgorod State University (Russia)
Advisor: Yu.A. Stepanyants
"Resonant Processes of Soliton Decay in the KP Wave Model"

Positions

2010-now Professor of Mathematics
McMaster University (Canada)
2013-2014 Chair en Excellence
University of Grenoble (France)
2008-2011 Associate Chair (Undergraduate)
McMaster University (Canada)
2006-2007 Humboldt Research Fellow of Mathematics
University of Stuttgart (Germany)
2004-2010 Associate Professor of Mathematics
McMaster University (Canada)
2000-2004 Assistant Professor of Mathematics
McMaster University (Canada)
1998-2000 NATO Science Postdoctoral Fellow in Mathematics
University of Toronto (Canada)
1997 Research Fellow in Applied Mathematics
University of Cape Town (South Africa)
1995-1996 Visiting Research Fellow in Optical Sciences
Australian National University (Australia)
1994-1997 PhD student in Applied Mathematics
Monash University (Australia)
1993-1994 Junior Research Fellow in Applied Physics
Institute of Applied Physics (Russia)
1989-1993 Undergraduate in Applied Physics
Nizhny Novgorod State University (Russia)

Awards, Grants, and Fellowships

2016 Oberwolfach Workshop Grant
Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach (Germany)
$20,000 (2017)
2015 Humboldt Follow-Up Research Fellowship
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (Germany)
$10,000 (2015)

LMS Visiting Fellowship
University College London (UK)
$3,000 (2015)
2014 Discovery Research Grant
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (Canada)
$140,000 (2014-2019)
2013 Chair en Excellence Award
University of Grenoble (France)
$30,000 (2013-2014)

CNRS Visiting Fellowship
University of Montpellier (France)
$15,000 (2013-2014)
2012 Oberwolfach Workshop Grant
Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach (Germany)
$20,000 (2013)

Russian Federation Ministry of Education and Science Grant
Nizhny Novgorod State Technical University (Russia)
$20,000 (2012-2013)

LMS Visiting Fellowship
Loughborough University (UK)
$3,000 (2012)
2011 Discovery Research Grant
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (Canada)
$130,000 (2011-2016)

Humboldt Follow-Up Research Fellowship
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (Germany)
$10,000 (2011)
2010 BIRS Workshop Grant
Banff International Research Station (Canada)
$20,000 (2012)

FIELDS Workshop Grant
Fields Institute (Canada)
$12,000 (2011)

MITACS Strategic Fellowship (Elevate)
MITACS (Canada)
$100,000 (2010-2012)
2009 Undergraduate Student Research Award
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (Canada)
$4,500 (2009)

Visiting Fellowship SSHN
Ambassade de France au Canada
$2,000 (2009)
2008 Undergraduate Student Research Award
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (Canada)
$4,500 (2008)
2006 Discovery Research Grant
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (Canada)
$135,000 (2006-2010)

Humboldt Research Fellowship
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (Germany)
$35,000 (2006-2007)

Visiting Research Fellowship
Engineering and Physical Science Research Council (UK)
$20,000 (2006-2007)
Principal Investigators: A. Champneys, R. MacKay

Undergraduate Student Research Award
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (Canada)
$4,500 (2006)
2005 Advanced Level Fellowship SSHN
Ambassade de France au Canada
$5,000 (2005)

Undergraduate Summer Scholarship
Human Resources and Social Development (Canada)
$2,000 (2005)
2004 Premium Research Excellence Award
PREA (Canada)
$150,000 (2004-2009)


CFI/OIT (Operations and maintenance) Research Grant
Canadian Foundation for Innovation (Canada)
$17,000 (2004-2006)
2003 NSERC Leadership Support Iniative Grant
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (Canada)
$160,000 (2003-2007)
Principal Investigator: W. Craig

SHARCNET Graduate Fellowship Grant
SHARCNET (Canada)
$44,000 (2004-2006)


Fields Institute Research-in-Team and Workshop Grant
Fields Institute (Canada)
$4,000 (2003)
2002 CFI/OIT (New Opportunities) Research Grant
Canadian Foundation for Innovation (Canada)
$159,258 (2002-2005)

Visiting Research Fellowship
Engineering and Physical Science Research Council (UK)
$10,000 (2002-2003)
Principal Investigator: V.M. Rothos
2001 NSERC Individual Research Grant
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (Canada)
$84,000 (2001-2006)

CLL Software Development Grant No. G2109
Center for Leadership in Learning, McMaster University (Canada)
$7,000 (2001)
1999 William Gordon Seggie Brown Fellowship
University of Edinburg (UK)
1997 NATO Science Postdoctoral Fellowship
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (Canada)
NATO Science Postdoctoral Fellowship
Belgian Office for Scientific, Technical and Cultural Affairs (Belgium)
Lady Davis Postdoctoral Fellowship
Lady Davis Fellowship Trust (Israel)
Special Award for Student Representation
ANZIAM '97, Lorne, Australia

1996 Special Award for Student Representation
ANZIAM '96, Masterton, New Zealand

1994 Soros Postgraduate Scholarship
International Science Foundation of J. Soros (Russia)
Overseas Postgraduate Research Scholarship
Overseas Postgraduate Research Scholarship Scheme (Australia)

Teaching Experience

2016-2017 Methods of Applied Mathematics II (MATH 742)
Advanced Differential Equations (MATH 3F03)
Advanced Calculus I (MATH 2X03)
2015-2016 Complex Analysis II (MATH 4X03/6X03)
Advanced Differential Equations (MATH 3F03)
Mathematical Physics I (MATH 3C03)
2014-2015 Discrete Dynamical Systems and Chaos (MATH 3DC3)
Numerical Explorations (MATH 3Q03)
Mathematical Physics I (MATH 3C03)
2012-2013 Methods of Applied Mathematics II (MATH 742)
Numerical Explorations (MATH 3Q03)
Vector Calculus (MATH 2A03)
2011-2012 Methods of Applied Mathematics II (MATH 742)
Numerical Explorations (MATH 3Q03)
2010-2011 Topics in Mathematical Physics (MATH 748)
Discrete Dynamical Systems and Chaos (MATH 3DC3)
2009-2010 Advanced Differential Equations (MATH 743)
Partial Differential Equations (MATH 3FF3)
2008-2009 Linear Algebra II (MATH 2R03)
Numerical Linear Algebra (MATH 2T03)
2007-2008 Methods of Applied Mathematics I (MATH 741)
Engineering Mathematics II (MATH 2M03)
Numerical Methods for Differential Equations (MATH 4Q03)
2005-2006 Methods of Applied Mathematics I (MATH 741)
Linear Algebra I (MATH 1B03)
Mathematical Physics II (MATH 3D03)
2004-2005 Stability and Bifurcations (MATH 746)
Mathematical Physics I (MATH 3C03)
Mathematical Physics II (MATH 3D03)
2003-2004 Minicourse on Numerical Methods
(Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Mexico, December)
Methods of Applied Mathematics II (MATH 742)
Numerical Methods for Differential Equations (MATH 4Q03)
Mathematical Physics I (MATH 3C03)
2002-2003 Partial Differential Equations II (MATH 4GG3)
Partial Differential Equations I (MATH 3FF3)
Numerical Methods for Differential Equations (MATH 4Q03)
Advanced Engineering Mathematics III (MATH 3J04)
2001-2002 Partial Differential Equations I (MATH 3FF3)
Scientific Computing (MATH 1J03)
Advanced Engineering Mathematics III (MATH 3J04)
2000-2001 Numerical Methods for Differential Equations (MATH 4Q03)
Complex Analysis II (MATH 4X03)
Advanced Engineering Mathematics III (MATH 3J04)
1999-2000 Theory and Applications of Linear Programming and Network Flows (APM 261F)
Calculus I for business and medicine (MAT 135Y)
1998-1999 Applications of Linear Programming (APM 235S)
Calculus I for business and medicine (MAT 135Y)
1997-1998 Applications of Linear Programming (APM 235S)
Applications of Linear Programming (APM 235W)
1997 Partial Differential Equations
Numerical Methods
Calculus II
1996
1995
Calculus II
Calculus I

Textbooks and Coursewares

2015 Courseware
McMaster University
"Recipe Book on How to Solve Equations of Mathematical Physics" (Second Edition) for course Math 3C03
2014 Courseware
McMaster University
"Numerical Mathematics" Second Edition (With M. Grasseli) for courses Math 2T03 and Math 3Q03
2011 Graduate Textbook
Cambridge University Press
"Localization in periodic potentials: from Schrodinger operators to the Gross-Pitaevskii equation"
2008 Undergraduate Textbook
Jones and Bartlett Publishers
"Numerical Mathematics" (With M. Grasseli)
2006 Courseware
McMaster University
"Recipe Book on How to Solve Equations of Mathematical Physics" for courses Math 3C03 and Math 3D03
2003 Courseware
McMaster University
"Introduction into Scientific Computing with MATLAB" for courses Math 1J03 and Math 4Q03

Research Team Supervision

2016-2017 Aaron Saalmann
Visiting Ph.D. student
Analysis of integrable systems
2016-2017 Jinbing Chen
Visiting Research Fellow
Rogue waves in modified KdV equation
2016-2017 Hichem Hajaiej
Visiting Research Fellow
Analysis of log-NLS equation
2016-2020 Adilbek Kairzhan
Ph.D. Student
Nonlinear waves in graph models
2016-2017 Michael Chong
B.Sc. Student
Chaotic sets in Lorenz systems
2016-2017 Sylvie Bronsard
B.Sc. Student
Integrable discretizations of DNLS equations
2015-2016 Peter Gysberg
B.Sc. Student
Self-similar solutions for interfaces
2015-2017 Jin Li
M.Sc. Student
Stability of periodic waves in integrable systems
2014-2018 Alexander Chernyavsky
Ph.D. Student
Stability of PT-symmetric systems
2014-2016 Jamie Foster
Postdoctoral Fellow
Interfaces in slow diffusion systems
2013-2015 Amjad Khan
MSc Student
Approximation of lattice dynamics
2013-2015 Kivilcim Alcan
MSc Student
Integrable flows
2014-2015 Gaukhar Shaikhova
Visiting Research Fellow
Nonlinear waves on graphs
2012-2016 Yusuke Shimabukuro
Ph.D. Student
Nonlinear Dirac Equations
2012-2014 Andres Contreras
Postdoctoral Fellow
Stability of solitary waves
2012-2013 Chengzhu Xu
B.Sc. Student
Fluid flows near a contact line
2012-2013 James Dowdall
B.Sc. Student
PT-symmetric systems
2011-2012 Mostafa Abdi
M.Sc. Student
Vortices in rotating harmonic potentials
2010-2012 Matthew Betti
M.Sc. Student
Nonlinear waves in granular crystals
2010-2012 Dmitry Ponomarev
M.Sc. Student
Justification of NLS approximation
2010-2012 Wei Alan Zhao
Postdoctoral fellow
Wavelet methods in pharmaceutical research
2010-2011 Matthew Coles
B.Sc. Student
Bifurcations of Bloch waves in cavities
2010 Daniel Badali
Alex Kulik
Steven Pollack
Summer Students
Bifurcation of steady states in rimming flows
2009-2013 Anton Sakovich
Ph.D. Student
Stability of discrete solitons
2009-2010 James Brown
B.Sc. Student
Two-pulse solutions in periodic potentials
2009-2010 Juan Belmonte-Beitia
Research Fellow
Gross-Pitaevskii equation with space-dependent nonlinearity
2009 Matthew Coles
Summer Student
Dynamics of excited states in parabolic potentials
2008 Peter Foltin
Summer Student
Propagation failure in nonlinear lattices
2007-2009 Clement Gallo
Postdoctoral fellow
Nonlinear waves in Bose-Einstein condensates
2007-2009 Anton Sakovich
M.Sc. Student
Wellposedness of short-pulse equation
2007-2009 Ahmed Hassan Abdelrazec
M.Sc. Student
Convergence of the Adomian iterative method
2006 Mike Lukas
Summer Student
Symbolic software for computations of Lyapunov-Schmidt reductions
2005-2007 Ranis Ibragimov
Postdoctoral Fellow
Fluid flows in Navier-Stokes equations
2005 Marcella Fioroni
Summer Student
Numerical methods for existence and stability of solitary waves
2004-2008 Dmitry Agueev
Ph.D. Student
Rigorous derivation and analysis of coupled-mode equations
2003-2007 Marina Chugunova
Ph.D. Student
Fast computations of eigenvalues in spectral stability problems
2002-2004 Dmitry Agueev
M.Sc. Student
Modelling of three-dimensional photonic crystals
2003 Valeriy Pogosyan
Web developer
Web-enabled mathematical simulations
2003 Yourik Hacoupian
Summer Student
Modelling of pulse transmission in coupled-mode equations
2002-2004 Vitaly Vougalter
Postdoctoral Fellow
Spectral theory for linearized NLS problems
2002-2003 Jamin Sheriff
Ph.D. Student
(joint with ECE, UofT)
Derivation of coupled-mode equations for photonic crystals
2001-2003 Clayton Webster
M.Sc. Student
Numerical modelling of waveguide interface
2001-2002 Henrik Kalisch
Postdoctoral Fellow
Modelling of dispersion-managed solitons
2001-2002 Joyce Poon
B.Sc. Student
(joint with ECE, UofT)
Waveguides in photonic crystals
2001-2002 Winnie Ye
M.Sc. Student
(joint with ECE, UofT)
Optical signal processing with nonlinear structures
2001 Guanrong Lou, Le Bing
Summer Students
Software development for web simulations
2000-2003 Lukasz Brzozowski
Ph.D. Student
(joint with ECE, UofT)
All-optical signal processing with nonlinear structures
2000 James Sears
Summer Student
(joint with ECE, UofT)
Modelling of stationary transmission of light

Editorial Work

2014 Associate Editor
Studies in Applied Mathematics
Journal "Studies in Applied Mathematics" published by Wiley
2012 Editor
Wiley-ISTE
Workshop proceedings "Spectral Analysis, Stability and Bifurcations in Nonlinear Physical Systems" (with O. Kirillov)
2011 Member of the Editorial Board
Physical Review A
Journal "Physical Review A" published by the American Physical Society

Member of the Editorial Board
ARCTBDS
Journal "Discontinuity, Nonlinearity, and Complexity" published by L&H Scientific Publishing Company
2010 Associate Editor
CNSNS
Journal "Communications in Nonlinear Science ad Numerical Simulations" published by Elsevier

Guest Editor
DCDS-S
Special issue of Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems S on "Discrete and continuous nonlinear waves in physics" (with M. Stanislavova, and A. Stefanov)
2009 Guest Editor
Applicable Analysis
Special issue of Applicable Analysis on "Mathematics of nonlinear lattices" (with A. Pankov)
2008 Member of the Editorial Board
Advances in Mathematical Physics
Journal "Advances in Mathematical Physics" published by Hindawi Publishing Corporation

Member of the Advisory Board
"Nonlinear Physical Science"
Book series "Nonlinear Physical Science" published by Higher Education Press of China and Springer (Editors: A.C.J.Luo and N. Ibragimov)
2007 Member of the Editorial Board
Transactions of Nonlinear Science and Complexity
Journal "Transactions of Nonlinear Science and Complexity" published by World Scientific (Editors: A.C.J.Luo and G. Zaslavsky)
2004 Guest Editor
Chaos
Special issue of Chaos on "Solitary waves in non-integrable systems" (with R. Grimshaw, L. Ostrovsky)

Reviewing Work

2017 NSERC Review Panel (Applied Mathematics)
Ottawa, Canada
Member of Reviewing Team
2016 Review of Department of Electrical Engineering
McMaster University, ON (Canada)
Internal reviewer
2013 NSF Review Panel on Applied PDEs
Washington, DC (USA)
Member of reviewing team
2011 Top Referee in 2011
Proceedings of The Royal Society
Top referee award
2010 NSF Review Panel on Applied PDEs
Washington, DC (USA)
Member of reviewing team
2009 Review of Department of Mathematics
University of Manitoba, MA (Canada)
External reviewer
2009 NSF Review Panel on Applied PDEs
Washington, DC (USA)
Member of reviewing team
2008 Top Referee in 2008
Proceedings of The Royal Society
Top referee award

Administrative Experience

2016-2017 Quality Assurance Committee
McMaster University
Member of the Quality Assurance Committee in the University
2016-2017 Graduate Council
McMaster University
Member of the Graduate Council in the University
2015-2016 Faculty Appointments Advisory Committee
McMaster University
Member of the Faculty Appointments Advisory Committee at the Faculty of Science
2015-2016 Computer Committee
McMaster University
Member of the Computer Committee at Department of Mathematics
2014-2015 Graduate Admission Committee
McMaster University
Member of the Graduate Admission Committee at Department of Mathematics
2012-2013 Mathematics Colloquium
McMaster University
Chair of the Mathematics Colloquium at Department of Mathematics
2008-2013 Undergraduate Curriculum Committee
McMaster University
Member of the Undergraduate Curriculum Committee at Department of Mathematics
2008-2012 Academic Planning and Admission Policy
McMaster University
Member of the Academic Planning and Admission Policy at the Faculty of Science
2008-2012 Publicity and Liaison Committee
McMaster University
Member of the Publicity and Liaison Committee at Department of Mathematics
2005-2006 Undergraduate Curriculum Committee
McMaster University
Member of the Undergraduate Curriculum Committee at Department of Mathematics
2004-2006 Computer Committee
McMaster University
Chair of the Computer Committee at Department of Mathematics
2004-2005 Graduate Admission Committee
McMaster University
Member of the Graduate Admission Committee at Department of Mathematics
2003-2005 Applied Mathematics Comprehensive Exam
McMaster University
Chair of the Applied Mathematics Comprehensive Exam Board at Department of Mathematics
2002-2004 Publicity and Liaison Committee
McMaster University
Member of the Publicity and Liaison Committee at Department of Mathematics
2002-2004 Advisory Committee
McMaster University
Member of the Advisory Committee for the Research and High Performance Computing Support group at Faculty of Science

Computer Experience

2006 Mathematica programming
McMaster University
Leaded a graduate student to develop symbolic computations of Lyapunov-Schmidt reductions for discrete vortices in three-dimensional lattices
2005-2006 Matlab programming
McMaster University
Developed computations of Lyapunov-Schmidt reductions for discrete vortices in two-dimensional lattices
2004-2005 Matlab programming
McMaster University
Developed a simulator for computations of Stokes constants and homoclinic orbits in the fifth-order KdV model
2004-2005 Web programming
McMaster University
Leaded a group of graduate students in design of the AIMS Laboratory website
2003-2004 Web programming
McMaster University
Leaded a group of professional web developers in design of the database of publications and online mathematical simulations.
2001-2002 Matlab modeling
McMaster University
Developed numerical simulators for coupled-mode equations in photonic optics.
2001-2002 Web modeling
McMaster University
Leaded a group of summer students in design of an interactive web-enabled software for learning of numerical methods and differential equations.
2000-2001 Internet programming
McMaster University
Designed personal and applied mathematics webpages, with elements of interactive quizes, virtual tours, online evaluation and application forms, online grade-keeping options, publication database, and user-friendly interfaces of menus and links
1999-2000 Matlab programming
Ryerson Polytechnic University
Developed a numerical simulator for vibrations of a circular membrane
1999-2000 Matlab programming
University of Toronto
Developed numerical modules for existence and stability problems associated with propagation of optical pulses in a dispersion-compensated optical fiber

Conference Organization

2017 Session organizer
CAIMS 2017 Meeting, Halifax, Canada
Organizer of the special session on "Hamiltonian PDEs and applications" (with R. Goodman)

Theme Leader
CAIMS 2017 Meeting, Halifax, Canada
Theme Leader on "Dynamical Systems and PDEs'' (with M. Ward and L. Buono)

Workshop organization
Oberwolfach, Germany
Organizer of the workshop "Partial Differential Equations on Graphs' (with R. Fukuizumi, J. Marzuola, and G. Schneider)
2016 Miniworkshop organization
LMS Durham Research Symposium, Durham, England
Miniworkshop on "Photonics and resonances" in LMS Symposium "Mathematical and Computational Aspects of Maxwell's Equations"

Minisymposium organization
SIAM conference on nonlinear waves and coherent structures, Philadelphia, USA
Minisymposium on "Lattice dynamics: wave propagation and continuum approximation'' (with J.D. Wright)

Member of the Scientific Committee
CMS Summer Conference, Edmonton, Canada
Member of the Scientific Committee in the CMS Summer Conference
2015 Minisymposium organization
Equadiff-2015, Lyon, France
Minisymposium on "Nonlinear waves in dispersive equations'' (with N. Visciglia)

Theme Leader
AMMCS-CAIMS 2015 Meeting, Kitchener, Canada
Theme Leader on "Applied Analysis and Dynamical Systems'' (with X. Zou and D. Iron)

Member of program committee
Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics Europe, Munich, Germany
Member of program committee on "Theoretical and Computational Photonics'' (chaired by S. Skupin)

Member of the Scientific Program Committee
IMACS Conference, Athens, GA
Member of the Scientific Program Committee in the Ninth IMACS Conference on Nonlinear Evolution Equations
2014 Minisymposium organizer
SIAM Conference on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures, Cambridge, England
Organizer of the minisymposium "Integrable systems: analysis, geometry, and applications'' (with S. Anco)

Special Session organizer
CMS Winter Meeting, Hamilton, Canada
Organizer of the special session "Integrable systems: recent developments'' (with S. Anco)

Minisymposium organizer
The 10th AIMS conference on Dynamical Systems, Differential Equations and Applications, Madrid, Spain
Organizer of the minisymposium "Nonlinear lattices with microstructures" (with G. James)
2013 Workshop organizer
Oberwolfach, Germany
Organizer of the workshop "Lattice Differential Equations'' (with G. James, Z. Rapti, and G. Schneider)

Minisymposium organizer
Third Interantional Conference on Nonlinear Waves, Beijing, China
Organizer of the minisymposium ``Nonlinear waves in PT-symmetric potentials''

Member of the Scientific Program Committee
IMACS Conference, Athens, GA
Member of the Scientific Program Committee in the Eigth IMACS Conference on Nonlinear Evolution Equations
2012 Workshop organizer
BIRS, Banff, Canada
Organizer of the workshop "Spectral analysis, stability and bifurcation in modern nonlinear physical systems" (with O.Kirillov, P. Binding, T. Bridges, Y. Kufumoto, and I. Hoveijn)

Minisymposium organizer
SIAM Conference on Nonlinear Waves, Seattle, USA
Organizer of the minisymposium ``Nonlinear waves in nonlocal media'' (with V. Rothos)

Member of the Organizing Committee
NY conference on applied mathematics, Troy, NY
Member of the Organizing Committee in the Third NY conference on applied mathematics.
2011 Workshop organizer
Fields Institute, Toronto, Canada
Organizer of the workshop "Wave breaking and global solutions in the short-pulse dispersive equations"

Minisymposium organizer
EQUADIFF-2011, Loughborough, England
Organizer of the minisymposium ``Nonlinear waves in lattices'' (with H.J. Hupkes)

Minisymposium organizer
The 7th IMACS Conference, Athens, GA
Organizer of the minisymposium ``Long-time dynamics of solitary waves'' (with T. Mizumachi)

Member of the Scientific Program Committee
IMACS Conference, Athens, GA
Member of the Scientific Program Committee in the Seventh IMACS Conference on Nonlinear Evolution Equations

Member of the Organizing Committee
NY conference on applied mathematics, SUNY Buffalo, NY
Member of the Organizing Committee in the Second NY conference on applied mathematics.
2010 Minisymposium organizer
The 8th AIMS conference on Dynamical Systems, Differential Equations and Applications, Dresden, Germany
Organizer of the minisymposium ``Continuous and discrete dynamical systems in physics'' (with A. Stefanov)

Minisymposium organizer
CMS Summer Meeting, St.John's, NB
Organizer of the minisymposium ``Stability in nonlinear partial differential equations'' (with S. Gustafson)
2009 Member of the Scientific Program Committee
IMACS Conference, Athens, GA
Member of the Scientific Program Committee in the Sixth IMACS Conference on Nonlinear Evolution Equations
2008 Minisymposium organizer
SIAM conference on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures, Rome, Italy
Organizer of the minisymposium ``Justification of asymptotic reductions in space-periodic media'' (with G. Schneider)

Minisymposium organizer
Second Conference on ``Nonlinear Science and Complexity'' Porto, Portugal
Organizer of the minisymposium ``Mathematical modeling of nonlinear structures in Bose--Einstein condensates'' (with V. Konotop)

Member of the Scientific Committee
Porto, Portugal
Scientific Organizer of the Second Conference on "Nonlinear Science and Complexity"
2007 Scientific Organizer
AARMS-CRM Workshop, Halifax, NS
Scientific Organizer of the Joint AARMS-CRM Workshop on Recent Advances in Functional and Delay Differential Equations (with H. Brunner and A.R. Humphries)

Minisymposium organizer
SIAM conference, Snowbird, UT
Organized minisymposium "Nonlinear waves in lattices and periodic potentials" in SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems (with A. Champneys)

Member of the Scientific Program Committee
IMACS Conference, Athens, GA
Member of the Scientific Program Committee in the Fifth IMACS Conference on Nonlinear Evolution Equations
2006 Minisymposium organizer
SIAM conference, Seattle, WA
Organized minisymposium "Stability of nonlinear waves in Pontryagin space" in SIAM Conference on Nonlinear Waves (with R. Kollar)

Workshop organizer
Fields Institute, Toronto
Organized workshop "Young Mathematician Conference in PDEs and Dynamical Systems - III" (with M. Pugh)
2005 Special session organizer
SIAM conference, Snowbird, UT
Organized minisymposium "Lattice solitons in discrete equations" in SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems (with A.Champneys)

Member of the Scientific Program Committee
IMACS Conference, Athens, GA
Member of the Scientific Program Committee in the Fourth IMACS Conference on Nonlinear Evolution Equations
2004 Special session organizer
SIAM conference, Orlando, FL
Organized minisymposium "Advances in embedded solitons" in SIAM Conference on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures (with J. Yang)
2003 Workshop organization
Fields Institute, Toronto
Organized workshop "Resonances in linear and nonlinear Schrodinger equations"and two-week research-in-team program "Rigorous analysis of parameteric resonance of dispersion-managed solitons"

Special sessions organization
IMACS Conference, Athens, GA
Organized two special sessions "Stability and bifurcations of solitary wave solutions" (with R. Choudhury and D. Kaup) and "Discrete and continuous spatial solitons" (with Z. Musslimani and J. Yang) in the Fourth IMACS Conference on Nonlinear Evolution Equations

Conferences and Workshops

12/2016 CMS Winter Meeting
Niagara Falls, ON, Canada
Invited lecture in special session "Recent Advances in Dynamical Systems and Bifurcation Theory"
10/2016 Workshop "Mathematical and Physical Models of Nonlinear Optics"
IMA, Minneapolis, USA
Invited lecture
09/2016 Workshop "Analysis and Applications of Localized Structures in Nonlinear Media"
Leiden, Netherlands
Invited lecture
08/2016 SIAM Conference on Nonlinear Waves
Philadelphia, USA
Invited lecture in the minisymposium "Solitons, singularities, and wave breaking in hydrodynamics, optics, and plasmas"
07/2016 LMS EPSRC Durham Symposium "Mathematical and Computational Aspects of Maxwell Equations"
Durham, England
Plenary lecture
06/2016 BIRS Workshop "Coherent Structures in PDEs and their applications"
Oaxaca, Mexico
Invited lecture
05/2016 Workshop "Wave dynamics in branched systems and networks"
Tashkent, Uzbekistan
Invited lecture
04/2016 Workshop "Wave interaction"
Linz, Austria
Invited lecture
04/2016 Workshop "Nonlinear dynamics of many body systems"
SUNY Buffalo, USA
Invited lecture
07/2015 International Conference EQUADIFF-2015
Lyon, France
Invited lecture in session
"Lattice dynamical systems"
06/2015 AMMCS-CAUMS 2015 Summer Meeting
Waterloo, Canada
Invited lecture in session
"Nonlinear dispersive PDEs"
05/2015 SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems
Snowbird, UT, USA
Invited lecture in session
"Wave propagation in highly nonlinear dispersive media"
12/2014 CMS Winter Meeting
Hamilton, Canada
Invited lecture in session
"Nonlinear PDEs of mathematical physics"
08/2014 SIAM Conference on nonlinear waves
Cambridge, England
Invited lecture in sessions
"Stability of nonlinear waves" and "Nonlinear waves in PT-symmetric systems"
07/2014 10th AIMS Conference on Dynamical Systems, Differential Equations, and Applications
Madrid, Spain
Invited lecture in sessions
"Nonlinear waves in materials with microstructure" and "Nonlinear Schrodinger equations"
05/2014 Workshop "Stability of Nonlinear Waves"
Pisa, Italy
Plenary lecture
03/2014 Workshop "Mathematical methods and models in laser filamentation"
CRM, Montreal, Canada
Plenary lecture
09/2013 Workshop "Modified dispersive evolution equations"
Wolfang Pauli Institute, Vienna, Austria
Plenary lecture
09/2013 Workshop "Lattice Differential Equations"
Oberwolfach, Germany
Plenary lecture
07/2013 International Conference on Dynamics, Bifurcations, and Strange Attractors
Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
Invited lecture
06/2013 Third International Conference on Nonlinear Waves
Beijing, China
Invited lecture in session
"Nonlinear waves in PT-symmetric potentials"
03/2013 Eight Conference on Nonlinear Evolution Equations and Wave Phenomena
Athens, GA, USA
Invited lecture in session
"Stability of nonlinear waves"
03/2013 International Conference on Dynamics of Differential Equations
Atlanta, GA, USA
Invited lecture
12/2012 Workshop "Lattices and nonlocal dynamical systems"
IMA, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Plenary lecture
11/2012 Workshop "Spectral analysis, stability and bifurcation in modern systems"
BIRS, Banff, Canada
Plenary lecture
09/2012 1082nd AMS Sectional Meeting
Rochester, NY, USA
Invited lecture in session
"Nonlinear PDEs in physical and biological systems"
09/2012 Workshop "Nonlinear waves in fluids"
Loughborough, UK
Plenary lecture
08/2012 Workshop "Spectral Theory and Differential Equations"
Kharkov, Ukraine
Plenary lecture
07/2012 Workshop "Localized excitations in nonlinear complex systems"
Seville, Spain
Invited lecture
06/2012 SIAM Conference on Nonlinear Waves
Seattle, WA, USA
Invited lectures in sessions
"Non-self-adjoint spectral problems" and "Granular crystals"
03/2012 Workshop "Vortices and solitons in classical and quantum fluids"
CIRM, Luminy, Marseille, France
Plenary lecture
01/2012 Joint Mathematics Meeting
Boston, MA, USA
Invited lectures in sessions
"Stability analysis for infinite-dimensional Hamiltonian systems" and "Nonlinear hyperbolic PDEs"
12/2011 CMS Winter Meeting
Toronto, ON (Canada)
Invited lecture in session
"Nonlinear PDEs and applications"
11/2011 SIAM conference on Analysis of PDEs
San Diego, CA (USA)
Invited lectures in sessions
"Nonlinear wave phenomena" and "Self-organization phenomena and geometric structures of concentration in PDEs"
08/2011 EQUADIFF-2011
Loughborough (England)
Invited lecture in session
"Exponentially small phenomena"
05/2011 SIAM conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems
Snowbird, UT (USA)
Invited lectures in sessions
"Discrete and continuous waves" and "Weakly and strongly nonlinear dynamics in lattice differential equations"
04/2011 2nd NY Applied Mathematics Conference
Buffalo, NY (USA)
Invited lecture
04/2011 7th IMACS Conference "Nonlinear Evolution Equations and Wave Phenomena: Computation and Theory"
Athens, GA (USA)
Invited lecture in session
"Discrete and continuous integrable systems"
11/2010 AMS Central Sectional Meeting
Notre Dame, IN (USA)
Invited lecture in session
"Nonlinear evolution equations"
08/2010 SIAM Conference on nonlinear waves
Philadelphia (USA)
Invited lecture in sessions
"Waves in inhomogeneous media" and "Highly nonlinear phenomena"
07/2010 Workshop on "Solitary waves and related topics"
Fukuoka (Japan)
Invited lecture
07/2010 Workshop on "Harmonic analysis and partial differential equations"
Kyoto (Japan)
Plenary lecture
06/2010 CMS Summer Meeting
Fredericton, NB (Canada)
Invited lecture in session
"Stability in nonlinear partial differential equations"
05/2010 Eighth AIMS Conference on Dynamical Systems, Differential Equations, and Applications
Dresden (Germany)
Invited lectures in sessions
"Nonlinear evolution equations and applications" and "Nonlinear Schrodinger equation"
11/2009 Workshop "Lattice dynamical systems"
Providence, RI (USA)
Invited lecture
08/2009 Workshop "Analysis of nonlinear wave equations and applications in engineering"
Banff, AB (Canada)

07/2009 Workshop "Localized excitations in nonlinear complex systems"
Seville (Spain)
Invited lecture
06/2009 CMS Summer Meeting
St. John's, NF (Canada)
Invited lectures in sessions
"Mathematical Physics" and "Reaction-diffusion equations and their applications"
04/2009 1050th AMS Meeting
Worcester, MA (USA)
Invited lecture in session
"Effective dynamics and interactions of localized structures in Schrodinger-type equations"
03/2009 6th IMACS Conference "Nonlinear Evolution Equations and Wave Phenomena: Computation and Theory"
Athens, GA (USA)
Invited lectures in sessions
"Nonlinear Schrodinger equations and its applications" and "Spectral theory for linearizations of discrete and continuous nonlinear waves"
02/2009 Workshop "Pulses and modulations in nonlinear systems"
Stuttgart (Germany)
Invited lecture
09/2008 Workshop "Gross--Pitaevskii equation with a periodic potential"
WPI, Vienna (Austria)
Invited lecture
08/2008 Workshop "Waves in Fluids II"
Paraty, RJ (Brasil)
Invited lecture
07/2008 Second Conference on Nonlinear Science and Complexity
Porto (Portugal)
Invited lecture in session
"Mathematical modeling of nonlinear structures in Bose-Einstein condensates"
07/2008 SIAM conference on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures
Rome (Italy)
Invited lectures in sessions
"Stability and instability of coherent structures in dispersive wave equations" and "Justification of asymptotic reductions in space-periodic media"
06/2008 Second Canada--France Congress
Montreal, QC (Canada)
Invited lecture in session
"Variational and Numerical Methods in Geometry, Physics and Chemistry"
05/2008 7th conference on Dynamical systems, Differential equations, and Applications
Arlington, TX (USA)
Invited lectures in sessions
"Nonlinear evolution equations and applications" and "Long-time behavior of Hamiltonian and dissipative systems"
11/2007 Workshop "Recent Advances in functional and delay differential equations"
Halifax (Canada)
Invited lecture
10/2007 Workshop "Hamiltonian Lattice Dynamical Systems"
Leiden (Netherlands)
Invited lecture
07/2007 International Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics
Zurich (Switzerland)
Invited lecture in session
"Strongly nonlinear phenomena in optical and periodic media"
07/2007 Conference "Dynamics Days Europe"
Loughborough (UK)
Invited lectures in sessions
"Photonic crystals" and "Stability of nonlinear waves"
06/2007 Conference "Symmetry in Nonlinear Mathematical Physics"
Kiev (Ukraine)
Contributed lecture
05/2007 SIAM Conference on "Applications of Dynamical Systems"
Snowbird, UT (USA)
Invited lecture in session
"Continuum Descriptions of Discrete Systems"
03/2007 Workshop "Nonlinear Physics in Periodic Structures and Metamaterials"
Dresden (Germany)
Contributed lecture
01/2007 Conference "Nonlinear lattice dynamics: from localization to statistical behaviour"
Cuernavaca (Mexico)
Invited lecture
01/2007 Joint Mathematics Meeting
New Orleans, LO (USA)
Invited lecture in session
"Initial and boundary-value problems, solvability and stability for some nonlinear PDEs"
12/2006 Conference "Conherent Nonlinear Optics of Artificial Media"
Lisbon (Portugal)
Contributed lecture
09/2006 SIAM conference on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures
Seattle, WA (USA)
Invited lecture in session
"Asymptotic and numerical methods"
08/2006 Conference "Nonlinear Science and Complexity"
Beijing (China)
Invited lecture in session
"Complex nonlinear wave dynamics and patterns in geophysical flows"
07/2006 SIAM Annual Meeting
Boston, MA (USA)
Invited lecture in session
"Theory, computations and experiments in BECs"
06/2006 Workshop "Gross-Pitaevsky equation and related equations with non-zero boundary conditions at infinity"
Vienna (Austria)
Invited lecture
04/2006 Workshop "Young Mathematician Conference in PDEs and Dynamical Systems - III"
Toronto (Canada)
Invited lecture
04/2006 The 1016th AMS Meeting
Notre-Dame, IN (USA)
Invited lecture in session
"Water waves"
03/2006 Workshop "Nonlinearity and randomness in complex systems"
Buffalo, NY (USA)
Invited lecture
06/2005 Workshop "Nonlinear waves 50 years after Fermi-Pasta-Ulam"
Rouen (France)
Contributed lecture
06/2005 Conference "Nonlinear waves, integrable systems and applications"
Colorado Springs, CO (USA)
Contributed lecture
05/2005 SIAM conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems
Snowbird, UT (USA)
Invited lectures in sessions
"Discrete and continuous models in nonlinear optics"
"Modeling and simulations of photonic structures"
04/2005 Workshop "Analysis and computations of Lattice Equations"
Montreal, QU (Canada)
Invited lecture
03/2005 SIAM-SEAS Conference
Charleston, SC (USA)
Invited lecture in session
"Solitons and integrability"
10/2004 Workshop "Singularities in Materials"
IMA, Minneapolis, MN (USA)
Invited lecture
10/2004 SIAM Conference on Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures
Orlando, FL (USA)
Invited lecture in session
"Advances in Embedded Solitons"
07/2004 Workshop "Mathematical ideas in nonlinear optics"
Edinburg (UK)
Invited lecture
06/2004 Fifth AIMS Conference
Pomona, CA (USA)
Invited lecture in session
"Dynamical systems and applications"
01/2004 Joint AMS-SIAM Annual Meeting
Phoenix, AZ (USA)
Invited lecture in session
"Stability of coherent structures"
12/2003 CMS Winter Meeting
Simon Fraser University, Vancouver (Canada)
Invited lecture in session
"Nonlinear PDEs"
11/2003 Universidad Autonoma del Estado de Mexico
Tuluca (Mexico)
Mini-course
"Numerical methods"
08/2003 Workshop "Resonance in linear and nonlinear Schrodinger equations"
Fields Institute, Toronto (Canada)
Plenary lecture
05/2003 SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems
Snowbird, UT (USA)
Invited lecture in mini-symposium
"Stability of nonlinear waves"
04/2003 3rd IMACS Conference "Nonlinear Evolution Equations and Wave Phenomena: Computation and Theory"
Athens, GA (USA)
Plenary lecture in session
"Stability and bifurcation of solitary wave solutions"
11/2002 The 982nd AMS Meeting
Orlando, FL (USA)
Invited lecture in session
"Nonlinear waves"
07/2002 Workshop "Dynamical Systems Methods in Nonlinear Wave Equations
Loughborough (UK)
Invited lecture
07/2002 Workshop "Numerical Methods for Nonlinear Dynamics and Bifurcations"
Bristol (UK)
Invited lecture
06/2002 CMS Summer Meeting
Quebec City (Canada)
Invited lecture in session
"Dynamical Systems"
06/2002 Conference "Days on Diffraction"
St. Peterburg (Russia)
Contributed lecture
05/2002 Conference "Asymptotics in Differential Equations"
Ufa (Russia)
Invited lecture
10/2001 Workshop on Computational Water Waves
Hamilton (Canada)
Contributed lecture
07/2001 Workshop NEEDS'01 on Integrable Systems
Cambridge (UK)
Contibuted lecture
06/2001 AMS Summer Conference "Legacy of Inverse Scattering Transform in Nonlinear Wave Propagation"
South Hadley, MA (USA)
Invited lecture
04/2001 The 966th AMS Meeting
Hoboken, NJ (USA)
Invited lecture in session
"Stability of Nonlinear Dispersive Waves"
04/2001 Workshop on Partial Differential Equations
Toronto (Canada)
Contributed lecture
04/2001 The 2nd IMACS Conference "Nonlinear Evolution Equations and Wave Propagation: Computation and Theory"
Athens, GA (USA)
Invited lecture in session
"Nonlinear Waves in Optics"
07/2000 SIAM Annual Meeting
Puerto Rico (USA)
Invited lecture in session
"Embedded solitons"
06/2000 CMS Meeting MATH 2000
Hamilton, Ontario (Canada)
Invited lecture in session
"Partial Differential Equations"
08/1999 Workshop on Nonlinear Dynamics and Renormalization Group
Montreal, Quebec (Canada)
Contributed lecture
04/1999 IMACS Conference on Nonlinear Evolution Equations: Computation and Theory
Athens, GA (USA)
Invited lecture in session
"Nonlinear waves"
06/1998 Workshop NEEDS'98
Leeds (UK)
Contributed lecture
05/1998 Annual Meeting of CAIMS
Vancouver, BC (Canada)
Contributed lecture in session
"Nonlinear Waves"
02/1998 Workshop on Optical Solitons
Postdam, NY (USA)
Contributed lecture
06/1997 Joint Meeting of AMS and SAMS
Pretoria, South Africa
Contributed lecture in session
"Partial Differential Equations"
02/1997 Australian Applied Mathematics Meeting ANZIAM'97
Lorne, Victoria (Australia)
Contributed student lecture
in session "Fluid dynamics"
01/1997 Conference on Soliton Theory, PDEs, and Nonlinear Analysis
Sydney, NSW (Australia)
Contributed lecture
08/1996 Workshop on Integrable Systems
Adelaide, SA (Australia)
Contributed lecture
03/1996 Workshop on Nonlinear Dynamics
Sydney, NSW (Australia)
Contributed lecture
02/1996 Australasian Applied Mathematics Meeting ANZIAM'96
Masterton (New Zealand)
Contributed student lecture
in session "Fluid dynamics"
01/1996 International Winter CIMPA-CIMI-UNESCO-INDIA School on Nonlinear Systems
Pondicherry (India)
Contributed student lecture
07/1995 The Australian Workshop on Guided Waves
Sydney, NSW (Australia)
Contributed poster
07/1994 International Workshop on Nonlinear Schrodinger Equation: Achievements, Developments, Perspectives (NLS-94)
Chernogolovka, Moscow (Russia)
Contributed lecture
06/1994 The 2nd International School-Seminar on Dynamic and Stochastic Wave Phenomena
Nizhny Novgorod (Russia)
Contributed student lecture
01/1994 Workshop on Organized Motion at the Edge of Disorder
Copenhagen (Denmark)
Contributed student lecture
12/1993 International Winter School in Theoretical Physics on Dynamical Systems: Integrable, Pattern Forming, Chaotic and Turbulent
Jerusalem (Israel)
Contributed poster
06/1993 International Conference Dynamics Days Poznan
Poznan (Poland)
Contributed poster
10/1992 International Symposium on Neuroinformatics and Neurocomputers
Rostov-on-Don (Russia)
Contributed poster
06/1992 International School-Seminar on Dynamic and Stochastic Wave Phenomena
Nizhny Novgorod (Russia)
Contributed student lecture

Publications



Only author First author Contributing author Total
Books, Articles in Books, and Reviews: 2 1 3 6
Invited Articles: 1 5 12 18
Regular Articles: 12 70 96 178
Proceedings Papers: 3 6 7 16
Internet or Encyclopedia Entries: 8 0 1 9
Total: 26 82 119 227

Summary

  • Highly-cited publications in high-impact journals on applied mathematics
  • Strong background in industrial and computational mathematics
  • Extensive teaching experience at canadian universities
  • Supervision of graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in research projects
  • High level of self-motivation and discipline, results driven team player
  • Proven ability to implement creative methods to meet project outcomes
  • Devotion to an academic career in science and education