CHAOS 2020
 9 - 12 June 2020 Florence, Italy 

The 13th Chaotic Modeling and Simulation
International Conference
Invited Sessions and Workshops CHAOS 2020

Invited Session-Workshop Chair: Prof. Nail Akhmediev
Department of Theoretical Physics
The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
"Extreme nonlinear waves (rogue waves)"
Session 1. Rogue waves in hydrodynamics and optics
(Chairs Akhmediev and Hoffmann)
Session 2. Extreme waves in multimode and hollow core fibers
(Chairs Guy Millot and Vincent Couderc)
Session 3. Exploding solitons, rogue waves and frequency combs
(Chairs Helmut Brand and Arnaud Mussot)
Session 4. Extreme waves in physics and mathematics
(Chairs Amin Chabchoub and Fabio Baronio)

Invited Session Chairs: Prof. Elvan Akin, Dept of Mathematics and Statistics Missouri University S&T
Prof, Naveen Vaidya, Dept of Mathematics and Statistics San Diego State University
"Advances in qualitative theory and applications to life sciences of differential, difference, and dynamic equations"

Invited Session Chairs:
Dr. Teddy Craciunescu, EUROfusion IAP Romania HRU
Dr. Andrea Murari, EUROfusion ITER Physics department
“Identification and control of thermonuclear plasmas dynamics”

"Liutex and Third Generation of Vortex Identification for Turbulence"
Workshop Chair:
Prof.Chaoqun Liu, Director Center for Numerical Simulation and Modeling, Math, University of Texas at Arlington (Arlington, TX, United States)
4 Sessions

"Chaos and control in dynamical networks"
Invited Session Chair:
Prof. Vladimir Nekorkin
Head of Department of Nonlinear Dynamics
Institute of Applied Physics of the Russian Academy of Sciences,
University of Nizhny Novgorod, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

''Mathematical analysis of models arising from biology and physics''
Invited Session Chairs:
Dr. Shangbin CUI, Department of Mathematics, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou 510275, China
Prof. Shengmao Fu, Department of Mathematics, Northwest Normal University, Lanzhou 730070, China

''Chaos in Josephson Nanostructures''
Invited Session Chair: Dr.,Prof. Yury M.Shukrinov,
Bogoliubov Laboratory of Theoretical Physics, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, Dubna, Moscow Region, 141980, Russia
1. Yury Shukrinov, BLTP, JINR, Dubna, Russia, "Chaos in Josephson nanostructures: short review"
2. Andre Botha, Department of Physics, University of South Africa, "Analysis of bifurcations in various nonlinear dynamic models of coupled Josephson junctions: new challenges for standard numerical continuation methods"
3. Mohammad Kolahchi,  Institute for Advanced Studiesin Basic Sciences, Zanjan, Iran, "Fractal basin boundaries onto chaos in a Josephson junction model"
4. Jasmina Tekic, "Vin\v ca" Institute of Nuclear Sciences, Laboratory for Theoretical and Condensed Matter Physics - 020, University of Belgrade, Serbia, "The ac driven Frenkel-Kontorova model: from Shapiro steps to chaos".
5. Giovanni Filatrella, INFN Gruppo Collegato Salerno and Dept. Of Sciences and Technologies, University of Sannio, I-82100 Benevento, Italy, "Analysis of thermal and quantum escape times of Josephson junctions for signal detection"

Invited Session Chair: Prof. Beatrice Venturi
Associate Professor of Mathematics for Economics
Department of Business and Economics, University of Cagliari

"Studying chaos with variational methods and polynomial optimization"
Special Session Chairs:
Prof. Charles Doering (University of Michigan)
Prof. David Goluskin (University of Victoria)
Sergei Cheryshenko, Imperial College London, UK
Charles R. Doering, University of Michigan, USA
Giovanni Fantuzzi, Imperial College London, UK
David Goluskin, University of Victoria, Canada
Camilla Nobili, Universität Hamburg, Germany

“New trends in the theory of strange attractors”
Invited Session Chairs:
Prof. Sergey Gonchenko, Lobachevsky University of Nizhny Novgorod, Russia
Prof. Dmitry Turaev, Imperial College, London, UK
1.    Sergey Gonchenko “Three forms of dynamical chaos”
2.    Dmitry Turaev “Wild pseudohyperbolic attractors”
3.    Alexey Kazakov, High School of Economics, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia “Phenomena of merger of chaotic attractors with chaotic repellers and mixed dynamics”
4.    Donchen Li, Imperial College, London, UK “Heterodimensional cycles due to homoclinic tangencies”
5.    Mikhail Malkin, Klim Safonov, Lobachevsky University of Nizhny Novgorod, Russia “Topological entropy properties of Lorenz-like attractors”
6.    Ivan Ovsyannikov, Hamburg University, Germany “On global bifurcations leading to the birth of discrete Lorenz attractors ”
7.    Natalya Stankevich, Saratov State University, Russia “Discrete Shilnikov attractors and hyperchaos”

"Field-theoretic and statistical models of stochastic dynamics and turbulence".
Special Session Chairs:
Dr. Tomáš Lučivjanský, Institute of Physic, Faculty of Science, Pavol Jozef Šafárik University in Košice, Košice, Slovak Republic
Prof. Micha Hnatic, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research in Dubna, Russia
Prof. Juha Honkonen, National Defence University in Helsinki, Finland

"Chaos in Nonideal Dynamic Systems"
Invited Session Chairs:
Prof. Aleksandr Shvets, Faculty of Physics and Mathematics,  National Technical University of Ukraine “Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute”
Prof. Tatyana Krasnopolskaya, Institute of Hydromechanics NASU, Kyiv, Ukraine

"Chaos in electronic circuit"
Invited Session Chairs:
Prof. Ezequiel del Rio, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Dpto. Fisíca Aplicada, E.T.S.I. Aeronáutica y del Espacio, Madrid, Spain
Prof. Sergio Elaskar, Instituto de Estudios Avanzados en Ingeniería y Tecnología, CONICET - Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Argentina.