Symposium on occasion of Uwe Bandelow's 60th anniversary

Weierstrass Institute Berlin, August 30, 2022


14:30-15:10 Nail Akhmediev (Australian National University) Rogue waves: Sasa-Satsuma and Uwe Bandelow
15:10-15:50 Kathy Lüdge (Ilmenau University of Technology) Role of timescales in photonic reservoir computing
15:50-16:20 Coffee-break
16:20-17:00 Hans Wenzel (Ferdinand-Braun-Institute) Mode degeneracy and Petermann's K-Faktor
17:00-17:40 Ulf Leonhardt (Weizmann Institute) Casimir cosmology (online talk)
From 17:40 Greetings and congratulations. Moderator: Hans-Jürgen Wünsche
From 19:00Joint dinner at the restaurant Maximilians in the Friedrichstraße 185-190, 10117 Berlin

The conference will take place in the Erhardt Schmidt Hörsaal and will be available also via Zoom under this link.

Please confirm your participation at the symposium and at the dinner (also WIAS members) by sending an email to Veronica Bove:



Wearing a FPP2 mask during the event is mandatory, except for the speaker and during the catering.

We will provide you with one FFP2-masks.

According to our house rules, please be aware that you should do a test at the day of the event and before the registration. We will provide you with a corona sef-test. However, if you prefer to do it in a medical centre, these are the closest centers to the institute. Please contact us if you need any assistance:

Please try to spend the coffee-break outside the building.

The corona measures taken by us are in accordance with the currently valid regulations of the Senate of Berlin. We assume no liability for a possible corona infection that coincides with the visit of our event.




We gratefully acknowledge support by Weierstrass Insitute Berlin (WIAS)