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Name: Stefano RUFFO
Date of Birth: May 13, 1954.
Place of Birth: Agliana, Pistoia, Italy.
Nationality: Italian Citizenship:
Italian Status: Married, two children (1983, 1988).
Permanent address: Via Fonda di Figline 31, Prato, Firenze, Italy.
Institutional address: Dipartimento di Energetica, Università di Firenze, Via Santa Marta 3, I-50139 FIRENZE Italy, tel (39-55-4796344), fax (39-55-4796342),
-Degree in Physics at the University of Florence on June 27 1977, discussing a Thesis on Foundations of Quantum Mechanics with Profs. A. Baracca and G. Toraldo di Francia. -Fellowship of the National Institute of Nuclear Physics (1978-1981) at the University of Pisa, Department of Physics, with Prof. A. Di Giacomo.
-December 1981, University Researcher at the University of Pisa (Italy), Department of Physics. -February 1984, University Researcher at the University of Florence (Italy), Department of Physics -November 1987, Associate Professor of Structure of Matter, University of Basilicata (Italy), Department of Chemistry. -November 1991 to February 2001, Associate Professor of General Physics, University of Florence, Department of Energy. -March 1991 to October 2001, Associate Professor of Experimental Physics, University of 2 Florence, Department of Energy. -November 1991 to december 2001, Associate Professor of Condensed Matter Physics, University of Florence, Department of Energy. -March 2006, promoted to Full Professor (SISSA, Trieste). -December 2010, called as a Full Professor of Condensed Matter Physics at the Faculty of Engineering, University of Florence.
-British Council Fellow at Birkbeck College (with Prof. D. Bohm) and at the Department of Theoretical Physics of Oxford University (with Prof. C. Llewellyn-Smith), October- December 1978. -British Council Fellow at the Department of Theoretical Physics of Edinburgh University, Scotland (with Prof. D. Wallace), September-October 1981.-Invited Professor at the University of Marseille, Center for Theoretical Physics and IMT, Equipe Turbulence Plasma: Sept-Oct 1986, May-June 1987, June 1988, June 1989, Novem- ber 1991, January-February 1993, July 1995. -Visiting Professor at Department of Physics, Rockefeller University, NY, October 1990. -Visiting Professor, Department of Physics, Wuppertal University, March 1994.-Invited Professor at the University of Toulon, April-July 1994. -Invited Professor at the University of Berkeley, Electronic Research Laboratory and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department, July-August 1994. -Invited Researcher at CNRS, Laboratoire de Physique Quantique, Toulouse, January- March 1995. -Invited Professor, Centro Internacional de Ciencias, Cuernavaca, Mexico, March, July- August 1997. - Invited researcher CNRS, Laboratoire de Physique, Ecole Normale Superieure, Lyon, France, October-December 1998. - Invited Professor, Laboratoire de Physique, Ecole Normale Superieure, Lyon, France, Nov-Dec 1999. - Invited Researcher, Laboratoire de Physique, Ecole Normale Superieure, Lyon, France, April-June 2002. - Invited Professor, Centre de Physique Theorique, Universit ́e de Aix-Marseille II, Marseille, France, Aprile 2003. - Invited Professor, Laboratoire de Physique, Ecole Normale Superieure, Lyon, France, June-September 2004. - Invited Researcher, Laboratoire de Physique, Ecole Normale Superieure, Lyon, France, November 2004-January 2005. - Invited Researcher, Newton Institute, Cambridge UK, January 2006. - Invited Professor (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science grant), Kyoto University, May-June 2006. -Invited Professor, Kyoto University, 3-17 january 2008. -Invited professor, CPT-CNRS, Marseille, november-december 2008. - Invited professor, Univ. de Grenoble and ENS-Lyon, France (october 2009- march 2010).- Invited professor, Univ. P. Sabatier, Toulouse, France, september 2010. - Weston visiting professor, The Weizmann Inst. of Science (2010-2011) - Chaire d’excellence, ENS-Lyon (2011-2012)
-Structure of Matter, 4th year students in Chemistry, University of Basilicata, Faculty of Science, 1987/1988, 1988/1989, 1989/1990, 1990/1991. -General Physics, Mechanics, Fluid Dynamics and Thermodynamics, 1st year students in Electronic Engineering, University of Florence, Faculty of Engineering, 1990/1991, 1992/1993, 1993/1994,199/1995. -General Physics, Electromagnetism and Optics, 2nd year students in Electronic Engineer- ing, University of Florence, Faculty of Engineering, 1991/1992. -General Physics, Electromagnetism and Optics, 2nd year students in Environmental Engineering, University of Florence, Faculty of Engineering, 1995/1996, 1996/97, 2002/2003, 2003/2004, 2004/2005, 2005/2006, 2006/2007.-General Physics, Mechanics, Fluid Dynamics and Thermodynamics, 1st year students in Environmental Engineering, University of Florence, Faculty of Engineering, 1997/98, 1998/99, 1999/2000, 2000/2001, 2001/2002. -General Physics, Mechanics, Fluid Dynamics and Thermodynamics, 1st year students in Computer Science, University of Florence, Faculty of Engineering, 2006/2007, 2007/2008. -Dynamical systems, 4th year students in Automation Engineering, University of Florence, Faculty of Engineering, 2005/2006,2006/2007,2007/2008.-Dynamical systems, PhD Schools in Physics and in Complex Systems, University of Florence 1995/96, 2001/2002, 2002/2003, 2003/2004, 2004/2005, 2005/2006, 2006/2007, 2007/2008.
Physics Franco Bagnoli (1997) Discrete dynamics Universit ́e P. e M. Curie, Paris; Luca Tessieri (1998), Diffusion and localization in quantum mechanics; Maria Barbi (1999), Helicoidal model of the nonlinear dynamics of DNA; Pierre de Buyl (2010), Bruxelles, Vlasov equation. Material Science and Technology Maria Zei, Fracture of hetereogeneous materials, (2001) with ENS-Lyon. Nonlinear dynamics and complex systems Julien Barré (2003), Systems with long- range interactions, with ENS-Lyon; Mathias Perrin (2003) Recoil effects in cavity lasers, with INLN, Nice; Andrea Antoniazzi Dynamics of the free electron laser; Pietro Liò (2010), Florence, Spatial evolution of epidemics; Fausto Baroncini (2010), Florence, Kalman filters and hydrologic data analysis.
Member of PhD Jury
-Mickael Antoni, ”Dynamique microscopique des plasmas: de N corps ́a M modes et N particules”, Universit ́e de Provence, November 1993.-Didier Benisti, ”Validit ́e de l’ ́equation de diffusion en dynamique Hamiltonienne”, Uni- versit ́e de Provence, October 1995. -Elena Floriani, ”Caos debole e diffusione anomala”, Universit ́a di Pisa (1995). -Xavier Leoncini, ”Dynamique Hamiltonien du mod ́ele XY”, Universit ́e de Provence, October 1998.-Thierry Cretegny, ”Dynamique collective et localisation de l’ ́energie dans les r ́eseaux non lin ́eaires, ENS-Lyon, December 1998.-Mario Annunziato, ”Equilibrio non-canonico e distribuzioni di L ́evy”, Universit ́a di Pisa (2000).-Annamaria Morgante, ”Multibreathers et ondes stationnaires dans des syst ́emes discretsnon lin ́eaires, Ecole Polytechnique, September 2001.-Freddy Bouchet , ”M ́ecanique statistique pour des ́ecoulements g ́eophysiques”, Institut J. Fourier, Grenoble, October 2001.-Jury d’habilitation ́a diriger les recherches de J.-A. S ́epulchre, Nice, July 2003. Rappor- teur. -Hugo Touchette, ”Th ́eorie des grandes d ́eviations et non ́equivalence d’ensembles”, Mac- Gill University, Montreal, Canada, October 2003.-Sandro Marcel Wimberger, ”Chaos and localization : quantum transport in periodically driven atomic systems”, Muenchen, Ludwig Maximilians Universitaet, January 2004.-Fr ́ed ́eric Douarche, ”Fluctuations du travail et de la chaleur dans des syst`emes m ́ecaniqueshors d’ ́equilibre”, ENS-Lyon, November 2005.-Jury d’habilitation ́a diriger les recherches de Cristel Chandre, Marseille, May 2006. Rap- porteur.-Julien Sopik, ”Dynamique de marcheurs al ́eatoires en interaction”, IRSAMC Universit ́e Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, June 27 2007. Rapporteur.-Jury d’habilitation ́a diriger les recherches de Alessio Guarino, Nice, September 2007. Rapporteur. -Brice Juanico, ENS-Lyon, ”Localization of energy in proteins”, december 20 2007. -Jury d’habilitation ́a diriger les recherches de Marco Pettini, Marseille, February 2008. -Jury d’habilitation ́a diriger les recherches de Mickael Antoni, Marseille, June 12 2008.
Teaching organizational activities
-Member of the council of teachers of the PhD School in material science, Florence University (1993-99).-Member of the council of teachers of the PhD School in nonlinear dynamics and complex systems, Florence University (1999-)-In charge of Socrates-Erasmus exchanges for the Faculty of Engineering (1998-). Organizer of intensive teaching programs in collaboration with ENS-Lyon and Max-Planck Institute for Complex Systems (Dresden) (2000 and 2003).
-Member of the organization committee of the workshop Chaos and Complexity, ISI, Torino 5-11 Ottobre 1987. -Member of the scientific committe of the program ”Chaos and Complexity”, Institute for Scientific Interchange (ISI, Torino, Italy) from 1990 to 1996.-Member of the scientific committe of the school ”Complexity and Evolution”, Les Houches, France, March 6-15 1990. -Scientific manager of the program of dynamical systems of the ”Laboratorio Forum” of theoretical physics of INFM (1993-1996). Organization of three workshops on Statistical Methods in Space-Time Chaos in Prato.-Member of the scientific committe of the ”Latin American Workshop on Nonlinear Phy- sics”, Cocoyoc, Mexico, July (2001). -Member of the organizing committee of the CECAM Workshop ”Single Particle Stud- ies:from the experiments to their analysis”, Lyon, France, September (2001).-Member of the organizing committee of the CECAM Workshop ”DNA: from sequence to function”, Lyon, France, September (2001). -Member of the organizing committee of the Les Houches workshop ”Dynamics and ther- modynamics of systems with long-range interactions”, 18-22 February (2002).-Member of the International Scientific Committee of the International Conference ”Un- solved problems of noise”, June 6-9 (2005), Gallipoli, Italy. -Member of the organizing committee of the ESF-Stochdyn Conference ”Fluctuations and noise in out of equilibrium systems”, Nice, France, September 14-16 (2005).-Member of the organizing committee of the International Seminar and Workshop ”Ex- treme events in complex dynamics”, October 23- November 2 (2006), Max-Planck Institute for Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany. -Member of the program committee of the Workshop ”Chaos, Complexity and Transport: Theory and Applications”, June 4-8 (2007), Le Pharo, Marseille.-Member of the organizing committee of the Workshop ”Dynamics and thermodynamics of systems with long-range interactions: Theory and Experiment”, Statphys23 Satellite, July 4-7 (2007), Domus Pacis, Assisi. -Member of the organizing committee of the ESF-Stochdyn Conference ”Fluctuations and noise in out of equilibrium systems”, Nice, France, September 3-7 (2007).-Member of the organizing committee of the les Houches Summer School ”Long-range interacting systems”, August 2008, with L. Cugliandolo and T. Dauxois.
-Research attachment to Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare from 1978. leader of the project, Statistical mechanics and dynamical systems from 1980 to 1998. -In charge of the Vigoni program of scientific exchange with the Max-Planck group of Potsdam led by Arkady Pikovsky, (1995-97).-Local manager of the EU Network Stability and Universality in Classical mechanics, led by G. Gallavotti (1996-97). -Scientific responsible of the exchange program Mexico-Italy (1986-92).-Local manager of the project ”Chaos and localization in classical and quantum mechan- ics”, Italian Ministery of Education and Research (PRIN) (2001/2002). -Local manager of the project ”Order and chaos in extended nonlinear systems”, Italian Ministery of Education and Research (PRIN) (2004/2005).-National manager of the project ”Dynamical and statistical properties of systems with long-range interactions”, Italian Ministery of Education and Research (PRIN) (2006/2007). -Local manager of the project ”Statistical physics of strongly correlated systems at and out of equilibrium”, Italian Ministery of Education and Research (PRIN) (2008/2010).
-Member of the evaluation committee of the Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, 12 Septem- ber 1995. -Referee of scientific projects for: The Third World Academy of Sciences, Soros Foundation, European Community TMR program.-Scientific director of the school ”Dynamical modeling in Biotechnology” (ISI, Torino), funded by the European Commission, Biotechnology Program, May-June 1996. -Member of the evaluation committee of the biotechnology program of the European Com- mission, October 1996.-Member of the ”Commission des Specialistes” of the Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, Laboratoire de Physique (2004,-). -Referee of: Journal of Physics A, Journal of Statistical Physics, Physical Review E, Phys- ical Review Letters, Nuclear Physics B, Physics Letters A, Physica A, Physica D, Il Nuovo Cimento, Chaos, Journal of Biological Physics.-Member of the Advisory Board of Physica A (Elsevier), (2001-). -Member of the Editorial Board of Journal of Biological Physics (Kluwer-Springer) (2000-2008). -Editor of Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulations (Elsevier), (2005-). -Member of the C3 Commission (Statistical Physics) of the IUPAP (october 2008-october 2014). Chairman of the Commission from october 2011. -Member of the Italian Physical Society since 1994; member of the New York Academy of Sciences from 1995 to 1999; member of the ”Unione degli Scienziati per il Disarmo”.
-Scientific tutor of the Florence University post-doc Alessandro Torcini (1997-98). -Scientific tutor of the Florence University post-doc Stefano Lepri (1999-2003), project funded by INFM and EU under the Network LOCNET. -Scientific tutor of the Florence University post-doc Freddy Bouchet (2001-2002), project funded also by the Italian Ministery for Education and Research and by the Fondation Lavoisier. -Scientific tutor of the post-doc Yoshiyuki Yamaguchi, project funded by the Japan Min- istery for Research, Education and Sports (July 2002-January 2003)7-Scientific tutor of the post-doc Piero Cipriani, project funded by the Italian ministery for Education and Research (2004). Scientific tutor of the EU post-docs: -Holger Kantz (1989), Science program.-Mickael Antoni (July 94-July 95), HCM program. -Thierry Dauxois (September 96-January 97), TMR program, Marie-Curie Fellow. -Marie-Christine Firpo (November 2000-October 2001), Marie-Curie Fellow. -Ramaz Khomeriki (December 2005-November 2006), Marie-Curie Fellow. -Athanasios Manos (2009), PRIN Fellowship, Lyapunov exponents and long-range inter- actions.
Invited speaker at meetings (selected)
-September 1985, Tercera Escuela de Fisica Estadistica, Oaxtepec, Mexico, organized by G. Martinez-Mekler and R. Rechtman. -May 1986, Fluid Motion and Turbulence, Meeting of the Accademia dei Lincei, Rome, organized by G. Gallavotti.-June 1986, Advances on Phase Transitions and Disordered Phenomena, Amalfi, Italy, organized by M. Marinaro and G. Busiello. -July 1986, Fractals: Materials and Dynamics, IBM Europe Institute, Oberlech, Austria. -June 1987, Italo-Soviet Meeting on Statistical Mechanics, Como, Scientific Center A. Volta, organized by G. Casati.-September 1987, Measures of Complexity, Rome, organized by L. Peliti. -October 1987, Chaos and Complexity, ISI, Torino, organized by M. Rasetti. -March 1988, Universalities in Condensed Matter, Les Houches Winter School, organized by R. Jullien. -July 1988, Dynamics Days, Dusseldorf, organized by G. Eilenberger. -August 1988, New trends in Non-linear Dynamics and Pattern-Forming Phenomena: the Geometry of Nonequilibrium, Cargese Summer School, organized by P. Coullet and P. Huerre. -August 1988, Molecular Dynamics and Dynamical Systems, CECAM Meeting, Orsay France, organized by G. Ciccotti and W. Hoover. -September 1988, Computer Simulations of Cellular Automata, CECAM Meeting, Orsay France, organized by H. Herrmann. -January 1989, XVIII Statistical Physics Winter Meeting, Oaxtepec, Mexico, organized by A. Gonzalez. -March 1989, Cellular Automata and Modeling of Complex Physical Systems, Les Houches Winter School, organized by P. Manneville and G. Vichniac. -June 1989, Cellular Automata in Physics and Chemistry, University of Mons, Belgium, organized by B. Sente and R. Dagonnier. -August 1989, Modeling of Complex Microscopic Flows, Free University of Bruxelles, or- ganized by M. Mareschal. -September 1989, Cellular Automata 89, Los Alamos National Laboratory, organized by H. Gutowitz.8-March 1990, Complexity and Evolution, Les Houches Winter School, organized by J.P. Nadal, R. Livi and N. Packard. -January 1992, Turbulence and spatially extended systems, Les Houches Winter School, organized by, J.L. Basdevant, S. Ciliberto and R. Benzi.-June 1992, Dynamics Days, Poznan Poland, organized by P. Pieranski and G. Eilenberger. -August 1992, Physics Computing 1992, EPS General Conference, organized by the Com- putational Physics Section of the European Physical Society. -June 1993, Quantum and Classical Chaos, Como, organized by G. Casati.-April 1994, Bifurcation theory and chaos, Ketsively, Ukraine, organized by Y. Maistrenko. -September 1994, Complexity and Chaos, Lisbon, organized by R. Vilela-Mendes and R. Lima. -June 1995, Lattice Dynamics, Paris, organized by M. Courbage and H. Chat ́e.- September 1995, Stochastics, Complexity and Chaos, Marseille, organized by R. Lima. - February 1996, Chaos and disorder in spatially extended system, Dresden, organized by H. Kantz and R. Livi - September 1996, Hyperbolic systems with singularities, The Erwin Schroedinger Inter- national Institute for Mathematical Physics, Vienna, organized by P. Choquard, D. Szasz and C. Liverani. - October 1996, Automates cellulaires et fonctions couple’e sur re’seau applique’s aux syste’mes e’cologiques, Les Houches, organized by A. Franc P.-H. Guyon and G. Weis- buch. -December 1996, V Escuela del Verano en Systemas Complejos, Santiago del Chile, orga- nized by E. Goles and S. Martinez. -April 1997, V Foundations of Physics and Frontiers of Knowledge, SISSA, Trieste, orga- nized by G.C. Ghirardi. -September 1997, Disorder and Chaos, Roma, organized by A. Vulpiani (in honour of Giovanni Paladin). -July 1998, Localized excitations in condensed matter and molecular physics, Lyon, France, organized by M. Peyrard and A.J. Sievers. -July 1998, Classical chaos and its quantum manifestations, Toulouse, France, organized by J. Bellissard and D. Shepelyansky. -February 1999, The Chaotic Universe, Rome, Italy, ICRA workshop organized by V. Gurzadyan and R. Ruffini. -October 1999, Theory in immunology, Bielefeld ZIF, Germany, organized by F. Celada. -December 1999, Chance in physics: foundations and perspectives, Ischia, Italy, organized by SIFF and ISAS. -April 2000, International workshop on classical and quantum complexity and nonextensive thermodynamics, Denton, University of North Texas, organized by P. Grigolini and C. Tsallis. -June 2000, Chaotic transport and Complexity, Marseille, France, organized by S. Benkadda and G. Zaslavsky. -June 2000, Marcell Grossmann Meeting, Roma, Italia, organized by da V.G. Gurzadyan and R. Ruffini.9-July 2000, Statistical Mechanics and Space-Time Chaos, Dresden, Germania, organized by R. Livi and A. Politi. -October 2000, Fractal Aspects of Complex Systems, IUPAP Conference, Macei`o, Brasile, organized by Marcelo Lyra.-May 2001, Non-extensive statistical mechanics, Cagliari, Italia, organized by M. Lissia. -October 2001, ICRA Workshop Fermi and Astrophysics, Roma-Pescara, Italia, organized by V. Gurzadyan and R. Ruffini. -February 2002, CICC Workshop Chaos in few and many body problems, Cuernavaca, Messico, organized by T. Seligman.-June 2002, Workshop Chaotic transport and complexity in classical and quantum systems, Marseille, Francia, organized by S. Benkadda and G. Zaslawsky. -July 2002, Conference and School at ICTP Space-time chaos, organized by H. Chat ́e, R. Kapral and S. Kusnetsov.-May 2003, Rutgers Meeting on Statistical Mechanics, organized by Joel Lebowitz. -August 2003, Dynamical chaos in classical and quantum physics, 75-th birthday of Boris Chirikov, Novosibirsk, organized da F. Izrailev. -September 2003, Kolmogorov’s legacy in physics, ICTP Trieste, organized by F. Benatti et al.. -November 2003, Vlasovia, Nancy, Francia organized da F. Califano e G. Manfredi. -May 7-8 2004, Fermi-Pasta-Ulam, fifty years after, Rome University, organized by G. Gallavotti. -June 2004, Chaotic transport and chaos, Carry Le Rouet, France organized by G. Za- slavsky and S. Benkadda. -June 6-10 2005, Unsolved problems of noise and fluctuations 2005, Gallipoli, Lecce, orga- nized by Lino Reggiani. -August 13-18 2005, NEXT-Sigmaphi, Kolymbari, Crete, organized by G. Kaniadakis and A. Carbone. -September 12-14 2005, Coulomb05, Senigaglia (Italy), organized by G. Turchetti. -September 14-16 2005, Fluctuations and Noise in Out of Equilibrium Systems, Nice, or- ganized by S. Residori. -January 9-13 2006, Relaxation dynamics of macroscopic systems, Newton Institute, Cam- bridge UK, organized by S. Franz, J. Kurchan. -July 3-13 2006, Durham Symposium on Dynamical Systems and Statistical Mechanics, Durham UK, organized by C. Beck, C. Dettmann and M. Pollicot. -August 5-8 2006, Conference on Complex Systems and Non-Extensive Statistical Mechan- ics, ICTP Trieste, organized by M. Marsili. -September 14-16 2006, Heat transport simulation at the atomic scale: new challenges for the future, CECAM Lyon, organized by J.L. Barrat. -September 18-20 2006, Vlasovia 2006, Florence, Italy, organized by Francesco Califano and Giovanni Manfredi. -September 21-23 2006, Statistical mechanics and field theory, Bari, organized by G. Gonnella. -December 6-8 2006, Nonlinear dynamics of acoustic modes in finite lattices, Max Planck Institute for Complex Systems, Dresden, organized by S. Flach.10-January 8-26 2007, Nonlinear lattice dynamics: from localization to statistical behavior, CICC, Cuernavaca, Mexico, organized by T. Bountis, J. Fujioka, C. Jung, A. Minzoni and P. Panavotaros. -April 18-20 2007, Deterministic dynamics meets stochastic dynamics, The Erwin Schr ̈o- dinger Institute for Mathematical Physics, Vienna, organized by C. Dellago, P. H ̈anggi and H. Kauffmann.-June 4-8 2007, Chaos, Complexity and Transport: Theory and Applications, Marseille, organized by Cristel Chandre and Xavier Leoncini. -July 2-4 2007, Complexity and non extensivity, CTNEXT07, Catania, Statphys23 Satellite organized by A. Rapisarda.-July 9-14 2007, STATPHYS23, Genova, organized by V. Loreto, L. Pietronero, and S. Zapperi. -September 4-7 2007, Fluctuations and noise in out of equilibrium systems, Beaulieu sur Mer, Nice, organized by Stefania Residori.-September 25-26 2007, Long-range interactions and global coupling, Glasgow, University of Strathclyde, Institute of Complex Systems, organized by Gianluca Oppo. -September 27-28 2007, Dynamique et M ́ecanique Statistique des Syst`emes avec forces a` longue port ́ee, GDR Phenix, Paris, Institute Henri Poincar ́e, organized by Thierry Dauxois. -October 8-11 2007, Self-assembly of particles into longitudinal and transverse structures, Porquerolles, France, organized by R. Kaiser and Ph. Courteille.-November 5-9 2007, Entropy production, transport, turbulence, Institut Henri Poincar ́e, Paris, organized by Henk van Beijeren. -March 17-18 2008, Complexity and Statistical Mechanics, Academia Belgica, Roma. -July 3-8 2008, Mediterranean Conference in Astrophysics, organised by R. Ruffini. -August 3-29 2008 Les Houches Summer School on Long-Range Interactiong Systems, organised by T. Dauxois and S. Ruffo.-September 3-5 2008, Statistical Mechanics and Field Theory, Bari, organised by G. Gonnella. -September 8-10 2008, Wandering in Complexity (Parisi’s 60th birthday), Roma, organised by E. Marinari.-February 16-27 2009, Many-body systems far from equilibrium, Dresden, organized by Gunter Schutz. -April 14 - May 8 2009, Bloch oscillations and Landau-Zener tunneling: from hot electrons to ultracold atoms, Dresden, organized by E. Arimondo and Y. Kosevich.-April 16-18 2009, Interdisciplinary topics in statistical physics, Venezia, organized by F. Seno and E. Carlon. -Juin 23 2009, Minisymposium on long-range interactions, The Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, organized by D. Mukamel.-Juillet 6-24 2009, Non equilibrium physics from classical to quantum low dimensional systems, ICTP Trieste, organized by L. Cugliandolo and G. Mussardo. - August 31- September 11 2009, International Summer School Fundamental Problems in Statistical Physics XII, Leuven, organized by G. T. Barkema, Gunter Schutz and E. Carlon.11-September 15-19 2009, Bogolyubov Kyiv Conference Modern Problems of Theoretical and Mathematical Physics, Kyiv, Ukraine, organized by Anatoly Zagorodny. -October 5-9 2009, XI Latin American Workshop on Nonlinear Phenomena LAWNP09, Buzios, Brasil, organized by C. Anteneodo et M. da Luz.-November 16-27 2009, Long Range Interactions in Classical and Quantum Mechanics, Stellenbosch, South Africa, organized by Michael Kastner. -July 12-14 2010, Dynamics Days Asia-Pacific organized by Bruce J. Henry, UNSW, Sydney Australia.-July 19-23 2010, Statphys24, Cairns, Australia.