NCTS International Conference on Nonlinear Dynamics with Applications to Biology

May 28-30, 2014

Program     Poster     Group photo

The purpose of this conference is to survey new developments in nonlinear dynamics with applications to biology. We also dedicate this conference in memory of Professor Paul Waltman for his influence on the development of Mathematical Biology and Dynamical Systems. The following is the list of invited speakers.


Memorial Lectures:
Herb Freedman (University of Alberta)
Sze-Bi Hsu (National TsingHua University)
Willi J
äger (University of Heidelberg)
Hal L. Smith (Arizona State University)


45-minute invited talks:
Stephen Cantrell (University of Miami)
Chuin-Chuan Chen (National Taiwan University)
Chris Cosner (University of Miami)
Jim Cushing (University of Arizona)
Patrick De Leenheer (Oregon State University)
Yihong Du (University of New England, Australia)
Zhilan Feng (Purdue Univertsity)
Jong Shenq Guo (Tamkang University)
K.P. Hadeler (University of Tuebingen, Germany)
Ying-Hen Hsieh (China Medical University)
Jifa Jiang (Shanghai Normal University)
Michael Li (University of Alberta)
Tai-Chia Lin (National Taiwan University)
Xing Liang (University of Science and Technology of China)
Masayasu Mimura (Meiji University)
Wei-Ming Ni (University of Minnesota and East China Normal University)
Yasumasa Nishiura (Tohoku University)
Sergei Pilyugin (University of Florida)
Shigui Ruan (University of Miami)
Kuni Sakamoto (University of Hiroshima)
Junping Shi (College of Wiliam and Mary)
Chi-Wen Shih (National Chiao Tung University)
Je-Chiang Tsai (National Chung Cheng University)
Gail S.K. Wolkowicz (McMaster University)
Dongmei Xiao (Shanghai Jiaotong University)
Yingfei Yi (Georgia Tech)
Xiaoqiang Zhao (Memorial University of Newfoundland)
Xingfu Zou (University of West Ontario )


Sze-Bi Hsu (National TsingHua University)
Hal L. Smith (Arizona State University)
Xiaoqiang Zhao (Memorial University of Newfoundland)


Place: NCTS, 4th  Floor, The 3rd General Building, National Tsing-Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan           


Vickey Sun

Wendy Huang

Mathematics Division 


Practical information

 PVisa: Most visitors could get landing visa or visa exemption for 30 days. For general information, see visa-info. Speakers who hold the  People's Republic of China passport are requested to send their personal data (including tel number, fax number, mailing address, e- mail address and research field etc.) to secretary Wendy Huang by email at It normally takes around two/three months to process the applications of Taiwanese entrance visa for applicants from the Mainland China.

 POffices: (Shared) offices will be provided to all invited speakers, with computers Windows XP.

 PTourism: The link to Tourism Bureau contains maps, travel tips, attractions, etc... .