(02/15-03/04) Postdoc at the University Grenoble Alpes (France), in the group of Statistical Physics and Modelisation at the Laboratory for Interdisciplinary Physics, with Prof. Jean-Louis Barrat. Research interests: statistical physics of disordered elastic systems; 1+1 directed polymer and KPZ universality class; soft matter physics of amorphous materials and plasticity in sheared systems.

Thomas Alberts

(02/16-02/26)

Nicolas Allegra

(01/11-03/11)

Severine Atis

(01/11-01/22)
Experimental physicist.
Interests in: growth phenomena, disordered media, chaotic flows, internal waves and biophysics.
Now postdoc with David Nelson in Harvard.

(02/29-03/11)
is a professor of mathematics in Paris Diderot university. He studies stochastic processes in disordered medium with probabilistic techniques. In particular, he works on localization of polymer paths in random environment. webpage

Eric Corwin

(01/25--01/29)

Ivan Corwin

(01/18-03/11)
is one of the coordinators of this program. He is a professor of mathematics at Columbia university and works on many aspects of KPZ including the integrable systems side and stochastic PDE side.

Karin Dahmen

(01/11-01/22)
Research interests: statistical physics, nonequilibrium dynamical systems with disorder, systems with avalanches, friction, plasticity and earthquakes, neuron firing avalanches in the brain, spreading populations in disordered environments, superconductors, etc. webpage

Jan De Gier

(01/29-02/20)

Andrea De Luca

(02/01-02/19)

Jacopo De Nardis

(02/08-02/26)

David Dean

(01/11-01/29)

Amir Dembo

(01/27-02/12)

Abhishek Dhar

(01/11-01/22)

Philippe Di Francesco

(02/01-02/19)

Evgeni Dimitrov

Victor Dotsenko

(01/11-03/11)

Patrik Ferrari

(02/15-03/04)

Fabio Franchini

(01/18-02/05)
is a statistical physicist, interested in strongly interacting systems, using tools from integrability. He has worked on entanglement, 1D out-of-equilibrium physics using hydrodynamics, and on the application of random matrix theory to localization problems, through the role of the eigenvectors of invariant models.
Webpage: http://people.sissa.it/~ffranchi/

Tadahisa Funaki

(02/06-02/24)

Cristian Giardina

(02/08-02/19)

Timothy Halpin-Healy

(01/11-01/22)

Alan Hammond

(01/11-01/15)

Florian Hebenstreit

is an Alexander-von-Humboldt research fellow at the Institute of Theoretical Physics, Heidelberg University, working on fermion production in gauge theories. (webpage)

Greg Huber

is a Deputy Director at KITP and in the Department of Physics at UCSB.

Takashi Imamura

(02/08-03/11)

Kurt Johansson

(02/16-03/04)

Mehran Kardar

(01/11-01/29)

Makoto Katori

(02/29-03/11)

Rinat Kedem

(02/01-02/19)

Konstantin Khanin

(02/16-03/11)

Davar Khoshnevisan

(01/11-01/29)
is a professor of Mathematics at the University of Utah, and works in stochastic PDEs and stochastic analysis, as well as the geometric measure theory of random fractals. Webpage

Márton Kormos

(02/16-03/04)

Kasia Krajewska

is at the Institute of Theoretical Physics, University of Warsaw, Poland, working on strong-field QED processes.

Jeffrey Kuan

(02/01-02/19)
is a postdoc in the Math department at Columbia University. His research interests are in representation theory and its applications to mathematical physics and probability. Webpage here

Austen Lamacraft

(02/15-02/26)

Michael Laskin

(01/11-02/19)

Pierre Le Doussal

(01/11-3/18)

Vivien Lecomte

(02/16-03/04)
from LPMA, Paris diderot ; Homepage ;
Interested in disordered systems, large deviations, population dynamics, non-equilibrium stochastic processes, the power of scaling, the universality of KPZ, unexpected mappings.

Zhipeng Liu

(02/16-03/04)

Satyanarayan Majumdar

(01/11-01/29)

Kirone Mallick

(02/21-03/11)

Christian Mendl

(02/22-02/26)

Miguel Ortuño

(01/11-01/29)

Greta Panova

(03/07-03/11)

Dian Peng

is at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, a graduate student of Professor Starace's group.

Liang-You Peng

is from the School of Physics, Peking University, Beijing, China. His research interest focuses on dynamics of few-electron atomic and molecular systems, triggered and/or probed by attosecond and/or femtosecond pulses. Research Group Website

Leonid Petrov

(02/19-03/11)
is at the University of Virginia, working in integrable probability

Leandro Pimentel

(01/18-02/05)

Alexander Povolotsky

(01/25-02/19)

Jeremy Quastel

(01/19-01/29, 02/29-03/11)

Alberto Rosso

(01/11-01/29)

Axel Saenz

Makiko Sasada

(02/08-02/19)

Tomohiro Sasamoto

(01/11-03/11)

Gregory Schehr

(02/01-02/19)

Timo Seppalainen

(02/01-02/19)
Probabilist in the math department at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Worked on large deviation theory, interacting particle systems and various random media models such as random walk in random environment, directed percolation and directed polymers. http://math.wisc.edu/~seppalai

Didina Serban

(01/25-02/19)

Shuhei Sonoda

(02/16-03/04)

Herbert Spohn

(01/11-03/11)

Kazumasa Takeuchi

(02/04-02/13, 02/24-03/11)

Lei-Han Tang

(02/15-03/11)

Thimothée Thiery

(02/01-03/11)
Physicist, Ph.D. student with Pierre Le Doussal at the LPT-ENS in Paris.
Interests: disordered elastic systems: avalanches, directed polymer

John Toner

Craig Tracy

(01/14-03/11)

Li-Cheng Tsai

is a KITP graduate fellow and a Ph.D. student at Stanford University in Mathematics. He works on the large-scale behaviors of interacting particle systems. (webpage)

## Table of Contents

Please place your sketch under your name. Thanks!## Elisabeth Agoritsas

(02/15-03/04)Postdoc at the University Grenoble Alpes (France), in the group of Statistical Physics and Modelisation at the Laboratory for Interdisciplinary Physics, with Prof. Jean-Louis Barrat.

Research interests:statistical physics of disordered elastic systems; 1+1 directed polymer and KPZ universality class; soft matter physics of amorphous materials and plasticity in sheared systems.## Thomas Alberts

(02/16-02/26)## Nicolas Allegra

(01/11-03/11)## Severine Atis

(01/11-01/22)Experimental physicist.

Interests in: growth phenomena, disordered media, chaotic flows, internal waves and biophysics.

Now postdoc with David Nelson in Harvard.

## Jinho Baik

(02/15-03/04)## Yuri Bakhtin

(02/29-03/04)## Guillaume Barraquand

(01/11-02/19)## Eli Ben-Naim

(02/29-03/11)## Bjorn Birnir

(01/11-03/11)## Immanuel Bloch

(02/03-02/05)## Alexei Borodin

(02/16-02/24)## Xiangyu Cao

(01/19-02/10)Ph.D. student at Université Paris-Sud. Interests: non-equilibrium growth, disordered systems.

## Eric Cator

(01/11-01/22)## Jean-Sébastien Caux

(02/08-02/19)## Sherry Chu

(01/04-01/29)## Francis Comets

(02/29-03/11)is a professor of mathematics in Paris Diderot university. He studies stochastic processes in disordered medium with probabilistic techniques. In particular, he works on localization of polymer paths in random environment. webpage

## Eric Corwin

(01/25--01/29)## Ivan Corwin

(01/18-03/11)is one of the coordinators of this program. He is a professor of mathematics at Columbia university and works on many aspects of KPZ including the integrable systems side and stochastic PDE side.

## Karin Dahmen

(01/11-01/22)Research interests: statistical physics, nonequilibrium dynamical systems with disorder, systems with avalanches, friction, plasticity and earthquakes, neuron firing avalanches in the brain, spreading populations in disordered environments, superconductors, etc.

webpage

## Jan De Gier

(01/29-02/20)## Andrea De Luca

(02/01-02/19)## Jacopo De Nardis

(02/08-02/26)## David Dean

(01/11-01/29)## Amir Dembo

(01/27-02/12)## Abhishek Dhar

(01/11-01/22)## Philippe Di Francesco

(02/01-02/19)## Evgeni Dimitrov

## Victor Dotsenko

(01/11-03/11)## Patrik Ferrari

(02/15-03/04)## Fabio Franchini

(01/18-02/05)is a statistical physicist, interested in strongly interacting systems, using tools from integrability. He has worked on entanglement, 1D out-of-equilibrium physics using hydrodynamics, and on the application of random matrix theory to localization problems, through the role of the eigenvectors of invariant models.

Webpage: http://people.sissa.it/~ffranchi/

## Tadahisa Funaki

(02/06-02/24)## Cristian Giardina

(02/08-02/19)## Timothy Halpin-Healy

(01/11-01/22)## Alan Hammond

(01/11-01/15)## Florian Hebenstreit

is an Alexander-von-Humboldt research fellow at the Institute of Theoretical Physics, Heidelberg University, working on fermion production in gauge theories. (webpage)## Greg Huber

is a Deputy Director at KITP and in the Department of Physics at UCSB.## Takashi Imamura

(02/08-03/11)## Kurt Johansson

(02/16-03/04)## Mehran Kardar

(01/11-01/29)## Makoto Katori

(02/29-03/11)## Rinat Kedem

(02/01-02/19)## Konstantin Khanin

(02/16-03/11)## Davar Khoshnevisan

(01/11-01/29)is a professor of Mathematics at the University of Utah, and works in stochastic PDEs and stochastic analysis, as well as the geometric measure theory of random fractals. Webpage

## Márton Kormos

(02/16-03/04)## Kasia Krajewska

is at the Institute of Theoretical Physics, University of Warsaw, Poland, working on strong-field QED processes.## Jeffrey Kuan

(02/01-02/19)is a postdoc in the Math department at Columbia University. His research interests are in representation theory and its applications to mathematical physics and probability. Webpage here

## Austen Lamacraft

(02/15-02/26)## Michael Laskin

(01/11-02/19)## Pierre Le Doussal

(01/11-3/18)## Vivien Lecomte

(02/16-03/04)from LPMA, Paris diderot ; Homepage ;

Interested in disordered systems, large deviations, population dynamics, non-equilibrium stochastic processes, the power of scaling, the universality of KPZ, unexpected mappings.

## Zhipeng Liu

(02/16-03/04)## Satyanarayan Majumdar

(01/11-01/29)## Kirone Mallick

(02/21-03/11)## Christian Mendl

(02/22-02/26)## Miguel Ortuño

(01/11-01/29)## Greta Panova

(03/07-03/11)## Dian Peng

is at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, a graduate student of Professor Starace's group.## Liang-You Peng

is from the School of Physics, Peking University, Beijing, China. His research interest focuses on dynamics of few-electron atomic and molecular systems, triggered and/or probed by attosecond and/or femtosecond pulses. Research Group Website## Leonid Petrov

(02/19-03/11)is at the University of Virginia, working in integrable probability

## Leandro Pimentel

(01/18-02/05)## Alexander Povolotsky

(01/25-02/19)## Jeremy Quastel

(01/19-01/29, 02/29-03/11)## Alberto Rosso

(01/11-01/29)## Axel Saenz

## Makiko Sasada

(02/08-02/19)## Tomohiro Sasamoto

(01/11-03/11)## Gregory Schehr

(02/01-02/19)## Timo Seppalainen

(02/01-02/19)Probabilist in the math department at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Worked on large deviation theory, interacting particle systems and various random media models such as random walk in random environment, directed percolation and directed polymers. http://math.wisc.edu/~seppalai

## Didina Serban

(01/25-02/19)## Shuhei Sonoda

(02/16-03/04)## Herbert Spohn

(01/11-03/11)## Kazumasa Takeuchi

(02/04-02/13, 02/24-03/11)## Lei-Han Tang

(02/15-03/11)## Thimothée Thiery

(02/01-03/11)Physicist, Ph.D. student with Pierre Le Doussal at the LPT-ENS in Paris.

Interests: disordered elastic systems: avalanches, directed polymer

## John Toner

## Craig Tracy

(01/14-03/11)## Li-Cheng Tsai

is a KITP graduate fellow and a Ph.D. student at Stanford University in Mathematics. He works on the large-scale behaviors of interacting particle systems. (webpage)## Pierre van Moerbeke

(01/11-01/29)## Jonathan Warren

(02/22-03/11)## Paul Wiegmann

(01/04-02/19, 03/07-04/01)## Kay Wiese

(02/22-03/11)## Michael Wilkinson

(01/25-2/19)## Le Yan

(01/11-03/11)## Emil Yuzbashyan

(02/27-03/09)