Herbert Spohn (Technical University, Munich)

27 October 2015, 16:00 to 17:00

Ramanujan Lecture Hall, ICTS campus

In a very influential work, Kardar, Parisi, and Zhang studied the dynamics of growing interfaces, in particular their self-similar structure. For two- dimensional bulk, one-dimensional interface, there is a surprising link to Random Matrix Theory. With this insight, beyond exponents, scaling...more