# Dynamics

**Seminars**

**Group Actions and Dynamics Seminar**

**RTG**

Group actions and Dynamics RTG webpage

**Faculty**

**Faculty in Dynamics**

Paul Apisa (U Chicago 2018) Dynamics, geometry, Teichmuller theory

Marissa Loving (UIUC 2019) Low dimensional topology, geometric group theory, and mapping class groups

Caglar Uyanik (UIUC 2017) Geometric Topology, Geometric Group Theory, Ergodic Theory and Dynamics.

Chenxi Wu (Cornell 2016) geometric topology and dynamics, including geometric group theory, low dimensional topology, symbolic dynamics, and the study of translation surfaces.

**Other Faculty/Staff affiliated with Group actions and Dynamics RTG**

Tullia Dymarz (U Chicago 2007) Geometric group theory, quasi-isometric rigidity.

Autumn Kent (UT Austin 2006) Hyperbolic geometry, mapping class groups, geometric group theory, connections to algebra.

Andrew Zimmer (U Michigan 2014) Several complex variables and discrete subgroups of Lie groups.

Grace Work (UIUC 2016) Dynamics on translation surfaces and the moduli space (MXM coordinator)

**Other Faculty with research tied to Dynamics**

Jean-Luc Thiffeault (UT Austin 1998) Fluid dynamics, mixing, biological swimming and mixing, topological dynamics.

**Postdocs**

Nate Fisher (2021-2024) (Tufts 2021) Geometric group theory, metric geometry, and geometric topology.

Feng Zhu (2022-2025) (Michigan 2020) Discrete subgroups of Lie groups, associated geometric and dynamical structures

Luke Jeffreys (Glasgow, 2020)(2023-2024) Teichmüller theory, mapping class groups, and hyperbolic geometry

Fernando Al-Assal (Yale, 2023) (2024-2027) Hyperbolic 3-manifolds, Teichmüller theory