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Berne's group reunion 2018

What: reunion of Berne people on the occasion of Bruce Berne's Friedman Lecture at Brooklyn College

Thursday, April 19th, 2018.

Where: Brooklyn College of CUNY, 2900 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11210-2889 directions Contact to reserve a parking permit if coming in by car. However, the subway, if feasible, is probably your best bet.

Friedman's Lecture Schedule (tentative): Thursday, April, 19th
10:00AM Welcome reception with light refreshments, snacks, coffee, etc (Penthouse of the Brooklyn College Student Center, 2705 Campus Rd)
10:30AM--12:30PM Graduate student talks (Penthouse of the Brooklyn College Student Center, 2705 Campus Rd)
01:00PM--2:00PM Friedman Lecture: Bruce Berne (Columbia University) "TBD" (Tangers' Auditorium, First Floor, Library Building)
02:30PM---04:30PM Reception, ceremonies, late lunch buffet (Penthouse of the Brooklyn College Student Center, 2705 Campus Rd)
(all locations within easy walking distance)
Evening plans: Dinner for sure. Probably in Manhattan. Suggestions on the venue, time, etc. are welcome.

Bruce Berne's mini-symposium: Friday, April 20th
Bruce wants us all at Columbia to hear what we are doing. We are thinking the morning of the day after the Friedman's lecture. Let's make it happen! Especially for the people who will be traveling long distance.

Emilio Gallicchio <>, Brooklyn College of CUNY
Tom Kurtzman <>, Lehman College of CUNY

Unofficial list of Berne's people: contact Emilio or Tom to add names to this list and to confirm your attendance of the events of April 19th and April 20th

 Name Affiliation E-mailWill attend Friedman Lecture on Thursday 4/19 (Brooklyn College)Will attend dinner on Thursday 4/19 eveningWill attend mini-symposium on Friday 4/20 at Columbia
 Bruce BerneColumbia U. Yes Yes Yes
 Anders WallqvistDOE Biotechnology Institute   
 Art Cho  Korea University   
 Balazs Hetenyi Bilkent University   
 Claudio Margulis U. Iowa   
 Dan Gezelter U. Notre Dame   
 Dave Thirumalai U. Maryland   
 David Coker Boston U.   
 Ed Harder Schrödinger Yes  
 Emilio Gallicchio Brooklyn   Yes  Yes  Yes
 Enrique Batista Los Alamos   
 Eran Rabani Berkeley U.   
 François Amar U. Maine   
 Frauke Grater Shanghai Inst.   
 Glenn Martyna IBM   
 Goran Krilov Schrödinger Yes Yes 
 Harry Stern U. Rochester   
 Huafeng Xu DESRES   
 Jagannath Mondal TIFR Hyderabad   
 Jianshu Cao MIT   
 Joe Morrone IBM Yes  
 Joel Bader John Hopkins Yes (maybe only reception) Yes Yes
 John Montgomery U.    
 John Straub Boston U. Yes  
 Joseph Kushick Amherst Yes Yes 
 Lingle Wang Schrödinger   
 Mark Tuckerman NYU Yes  Yes
 Martin Mueser U. Saarlandes   
 Marvin Bishop Manhattan College   
 Michael New NASA   
 Nelson De LeonIndiana U. NW   
 Piero Procacci  U. Florence   
 Pratyush Tiwary U. Maryland Yes Yes Yes
 Randall Hall Lousiana State U.   
 Robert Q. Topper (Tuckerman) Cooper Union Yes  Maybe
 Ruhong Zhou  IBM   
 Sergei Egorov U. Virginia Yes  
 Steve Rick  U. New Orleans   
 Steve Stuart Clemson U.   
 Tom Kurtzman Lehman College Yes  
 Tom Markland Stanford U.  Maybe (red-eye from west coast!)
 Tova Adlerstein-Werblowsky Touro College (?)   
 Xuhui Huang Hong Kong U.   
 Zhonghan Hu Jilin University