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  • דינמיקה של מערכות שאינן בשיויי-משקל

  • פיסיקה סטיסטית

  • דינמיקה של מערכות מרחביות כגון סדקים

  • דינמיקה של אוכלוסיות

  • רעש במערכות ביולוגיות

  • דינמיקה של אבולוציה דרווינית
     

 

קורות חיים

  • ---------EDUCATION----------
  • 1981 PhD Physics Princeton University
  • 1976 BS Physics MIT
  • ---------POSITIONS---------
  • 1997-Present: Bar-Ilan Full Prof.
  • 1992-1997: Bar-Ilan Assoc. Prof.
  • 1989-1992: U. Michigan Assoc. Research Sci.
  • 1985-1989: U. Michigan Asst. Research Sci.
  • 1982-1985: Rutgers Postdoctoral Fellow
  • 1980-1982: LANL Postdoctoral Fellow

פירסומים

[2006] Kessler, David; Kevrekidis, Ioannis; Chen, Ligang; "Equation-free Dynamic Renormalization of a KPZ-type Equation" Phys. Rev. E (in press)

[2005]  Cohen, Elisheva ; Kessler, David ; Levine, Herbert " Front Propagation up a Reaction-Rate Gradient" Phys. Rev. E vol. 72, 2005, Art. No. 066126.

[2005]  Cohen, Elisheva ; Kessler, David ; Levine, Herbert "Analytic Approach to the Evolutionary Effects of Genetic Exchange " Phys. Rev. E (in press).

[2005]  Cohen, Elisheva ; Kessler, David "Front Propagation Dynamics with Exponentially-Distributed Hopping " J. Stat. Physics (in press).

[2005]  Kessler, David ; Cohen, Elisheva ; Levine, Herbert "Recombination dramatically speeds up evolution of finite populations" Physical Review Letters, vol. 94, 2005, Art. No. 098102.

[2005]  Kessler, David ; Cohen, Elisheva ; Levine, Herbert "Fluctuation-regularized front propagation dynamics in reaction-diffusion systems" Physical Review Letters, vol. 94, 2005, Art. No. 158302.

[2005]  Cohen, Elisheva ; Kessler, David "Equilibrium state of molecular breeding " J. of Mathematical Biology, vol. 51, 2005, 281-301.

[2004]  Kessler, David; Rabin, Yitzhak, "Distribution Function for Filaments under Tension" J. Chem. Physics, vol. 121, 2004, p. 1155-1164.

[2004]  Peng, WQ ; Levine, Herbert ; Hwa, Terrence ; Kessler, David "Analytical study of the effect of recombination on evolution via DNA shuffling " Physical Review E, vol. 69, 2004, p. 051911.

[2004]  Kessler, David ; Schiff, Jeremy "A combinatoric proof and generalization of Ferguson's formula for k-generalized Fibonacci numbers " Fibonacci Quarterly, vol. 42, 2004, p. 266-273.

[2004]  Bouchbinder, Eran ; Kessler, David ; Procaccia, Itamar "Crack-microcrack interactions in dynamical fracture " Physical Review E, vol. 70, 2004, p. 046107.

[2003]  Kessler, David ; Rabin, Yitzhak "Stretching Instability of Helical Springs" Phys Rev Lett, vol. 90, 2003, p. 024301.

[2003]  Kessler, David ; Levine, H. "Does the Continuum Theory of Dynamic Fracture Work?" Phys. Rev. E, vol. 68, 2003, p. 036118.

[2003]  Kessler, David ; Freund, Isaac "Lissajous Singularities" Optics Letters, vol. 28, 2003, p. 111-113.

[2003]  Kessler, David ; Rabin, Yitzhak "Effect of Curvature and Twist on the Conformations of a Fluctuating Ribbon" J. Chem. Phys., vol. 118, 2003, p. 897-904.

[2002]  Kessler, David ; Schiff, Jeremy "Inclusion-Exclusion Redux" Electronic Comm. In Probability, vol. 7, 2002, p. 85-96.

[2002]  Heizler, S. ; Kessler, David ; Levine, H. "Mode-I Fracture in a Nonlinear Lattice with Viscoelastic Forces" Physical Review E, vol. 66, 2002, Art. No. 016126.

[2002]  Brener, E. ; Kessler, David "Comment on "solidification of a Supercooled Liquid in a Narrow Channel"" Physical Review Letters, vol. 88, 2002, Art. No. 149601.

[2002]  Guo, C. ; Cheung, M. ; Levine, H. ; Kessler, David "Mechanisms of Cooperativity Underlying Sequence-Independent Beta-Sheet Formation" Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 116, 2002, p. 4353-4365.

[2002]  Kats, Y. ; Kessler, David ; Rabin, Yitzhak "Frenet Algorithm for Simulations of Fluctuating Continuous Elastic Filaments" Phys. Rev. E., vol. 65, 2002, Art. No. 020801.

[2002]  Kessler, David ; Pechenik, L. ; Levine, H. "Steady-State Mode I Cracks in a Viscoelastic Triangular Lattice" J. Mech. Phys. Sol., vol. 50, 2002, p. 583.

[2001]  Kessler, David "Surface Physics - A New Crack At Friction" Nature, vol. 413, 2001, p. 260-261.

[2001]  Karma, A. ; Kessler, David ; Levine, H. "Phase-Field Model of Mode III Dynamic Fracture" Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 8704, 2001, p. 5501-5504.

[2001]  Kessler, David ; Levine, H. "Microscopic Selection of Fluid Fingering Patterns" Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 86, 2001, p. 4532-4535.

[2001]  Freund, Isaac ; Kessler, David "Critical Point Trajectory Bundles in Singular Wave Fields" Opt. Commun., vol. 187, 2001, p. 71-90.

[2001]  Kessler, David ; Levine, H. "Nonlinear Lattice Model of Viscoelastic Mode III Fracture" Phys. Rev. E., vol. 63, 2001, Art. No. 016118.

[2000]  Guo, CL ; Levine, Herbert ; Kessler, David " Two-state behavior in a solvable beta-hairpin model" Biophysical Journal, vol. 78, 2000, p. 294A-294A.

[2000]  Guo, C.L. ; Levine, H. ; Kessler, David "How Does a Beta-Hairpin Fold/Unfold? Competition Between Topology and Heterogeneity in a Solvable Model" Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. USA, vol. 97, 2000, p. 10775-10779.

[2000]  Guo, C.L. ; Levine, H. ; Kessler, David "Two State Behavior in a Solvable Model of Beta-Hairpin Folding" Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 84, 2000, p. 3490-3493.

[2000]  Kessler, David "Steady State Cracks in Viscoelastic Lattice Models II" Phys. Rev. E., vol. 61, 2000, p. 2348-2360.

[1999]  Kessler, David ; Levine, H. "Arrested Cracks in Nonlinear Lattice Models of Brittle Fracture" Phys. Rev. E., vol. 60, 1999, p. 7569-7571.

 [1999]  Kessler, David ; Levine, H. "Steady-State Cracks in Viscoelastic Lattice Models" Phys. Rev. E, vol. 59, 1999, p. 5154-5164.

 [1998]  Kessler, David ; Levine, H. "Fluctuation-Induced Diffusive Instabilities" Nature, vol. 394, 1998, p. 556-558.

[1998]   Kessler, David ; Priel, Avner ; Kanter, Ido "Noisy Time-Series Generation by Feed- Forward networks" J. Of Physics A, vol. 31, 1998, p. 1189-1209.

[1998]   Kessler, David ; Olami, Z. ; Oz, J. ; Procaccia, I. ; Somfai, E. ; Sander, Len "Diffusion-Limited Aggregation and Viscous Fingering in a Wedge: Evidence for a Critical Angle" Phys. Rev. E., vol. 57, 1998, p. 6913-6916.

[1998]   Kessler, David ; Ner, Z. ; Sander, Len "Front Propagation: Precursers, Cutoffs and Structural Stability" Phys. Rev. E., vol. 58, 1998, p. 107-114.

[1998]   Kessler, David ; Webman, Itzhak "Wrinkling of Stable Fronts in Viscous Flow" J. Of Physics A., vol. 249, 1998, p. 96-102.

[1998]   Kessler, David "Transparent Diffusion-Limited Aggregation in One Dimension" Philos Mag. B., vol. 77, 1998, p. 1313-1321.

[1998]   Kessler, David ; Levine, H. "Mutator Dynamics on a Smooth Evolutionary Landscape" Physical Review Letters, vol. 80, 1998, p. 2012-2015.

[1998] Kessler, David ; Levine, H. ; Ridgway, D. "Evolution in a Smooth Landscape: The Role of Bias" J. Stat. Phys., vol. 90, 1998, p. 191-210.  

 

קורסים

86-164: Introduction to computers in physics

86-302: Numerical analysis for physicists

86-886: Non-linear dynamics