Perspectives in Nonlinear Dynamics 2023

August 1-4, 2023
Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Co-organized by the
Center for Complex Systems & Dynamics, IIT Madras

PNLD 2023

The PNLD 2023 will be a satellite conference to STATPHYS-28, which will be held in Tokyo from August 7-11, 2023.

The `Perspectives in Nonlinear Dynamics' (PNLD) series of conferences in Nonlinear Dynamics is held every 3 years in different parts of the world for the last 20 years and is always held as a satellite conference to the Statphys Conference.
The earlier conferences have been held at
PNLD 2004 - Chennai
PNLD 2007 - Trieste
PNLD 2010 - Bangalore
PNLD 2013 - Hyderabad
PNLD 2016 - Berlin
PNLD 2019 - São Paulo


# Mathematical & computational developments in nonlinear dynamics
# Conservative & dissipative systems
# Noise and stochastic systems
# Spatio-temporal order and chaos: synchronization, chimeras, pattern formation, control
# Quantum aspects: quantum chaos & transport
# Complex networks, dynamics of complex networks
# Climate networks
# Turbulence, dynamical systems approach to fluids
# Multi-physics and coupled problems
# Integrability and solitons
# Higher order interactions & simplicial characterizers
# Time series analysis, recurrence statistics, time series networks duality
# Neuroscience
# Non-smooth dynamical systems
# Nonlinear dynamics in biological. social and engineering systems

Invited Speakers
* indicates online 

Adilson Motter*, Northwestern University
Ana AmadorU Buenos Aires
Anirban Chakraborti*, JNU/BMU New Delhi
Antonio Palacios,  San Diego State University
Baowen Li*,   U Colorado
Bosiljka Tadic*, U Ljubljana
Daniil Yurchenko, U Southampton
Deepak Dhar, IISER Pune
Dibakar Ghosh, ISI Kolkata
DV Senthilkumar, IISER Thiruvananthapuram
Gabriel Mindlin*, U Buenos Aires
G Ambika, IISER Trivandrum
Grzegorg Litak, Lublin
Hilda Cerdeira,   ICTP-SAIFR
Jürgen Kurths*, PIK Potsdam
Kazuyuki Aihara*, U Tokyo
Kelly Larosz*, U Sao Paolo
Kori Hiroshi, University of Tokyo
M Lakshmanan*, Bharatidasan University Tiruchirapalli
Michael SmallU Western Australia, Perth   
Miguel AF Sanjuan,   U Rey Juan Carlos, Madrid
Patrick Luodop*, U Dschang
Punit Parmananda, IIT Bombay 
Rama Govindarajan, ICTS Bengaluru
Rahul Pandit, IISc Bangalore
Rajarshi Roy, UMD College Park
RI Sujith, IIT Madras
Ricardo Viana*, U Parana, Curitiba
Sarika Jalan, IIT Indore
Samriddhi Sankar Ray, ICTS Bangalore
Sergej Flach, IBS Daejeon
Sitabhra Sinha, IMSc Chennai
Soumitro Banerjee, IISER Kolkata
Stefano Boccaletti*,  NADIR, Florence
Sudeshna Sinha, IISER Mohali
Theo Geisel, University of Gottingen 



Schedule Day 2

Schedule Day 1

Schedule Day 4

Schedule: Day 3

Poster session 2: August 4

Poster session 1: August 2

Click to download schedule

Break out sessions

Cultural Program on Aug 1, 2023

A concert by the famous Violin Sisters - Dr. M Lalitha and M Nandini has been arranged in the evening of August 1 at CLT.  More details about the artists are available here

The evening will commence with a high tea from 6:45 pm at CLT foyer. The musical program will commence from 7:00 pm. 

Google Map Links

TTJ Auditorium, ICSR

The venue for the conference

Open Air Theater (OAT)

Venue for conference dinner

Central Lecture Theater (CLT)

Venue for cultural program

Bose Einstein Guest House, IITM
Taramani Guest House, IITM
Flora International, Anna University
CCW (Office of Hostel Management)
IIT M Hospital and Pharmacy
Food For Thought (FFT) cafeteria
Himalaya Mess Food Court
Quark (Zaitoon)
Local Organizing Committee IITM

Arun Tangirala, Chemical Engg IITM
Anubhab Roy, Applied Mechanics IITM
Ashwin Joy, Physics IITM
B Ravindran, Computer Science IITM
Ganesh Tamadapu, Applied Mechanics IITM
Ganga Prasath, Applied Mechanics IITM
K Murali, Physics Anna University
Mahesh Panchagnula, Applied Mechanics IITM
Neelima Gupte, Physics IITM
Sayan Gupta, Applied Mechanics IITM
S Faruque Ali, Applied Mechanics IITM
Srinivasa Chakravarthy, Biotechnology IITM
Sumesh Thampi, Chemical Engg IITM
Sunetra Sarkar, Aerospace Engg IITM


Office of Global Engagement
Indian Institute of Technology Madras


Science and Engineering Research Board
Department of Science and Technology, Government of India


AIP  Publishing

Link to journal website

Chaos, Solitons and Fractals

Link to journal website

Micropoint Computers Pvt Ltd
High Performance Computing Resources


Accommodation & Travel

Invited Speakers: Accommodation is being arranged at the Bose Einstein Guest House and Taramani Guest House inside IITM campus. 

Regular Participants:
We have been able to arrange for limited accommodation on payment basis at Taramani Guest House IIT Madras and in Flora International Hostel, Anna University. For the students, we have arranged hostels at the IIT Mens and Ladies Hostels, the majority of which are twin shared. The participants will have to pay for the accommodation charges as well as for breakfast and dinner. The registration fee covers the cost for the lunch only at the conference venue.

All participants are being emailed separately with details of their accommodation. Here are the googlemap links for the various accommodation
1. Bose Einstein Guest House, IIT Madras
2. Taramani Guest House, IIT Madras
3. Flora International Hostel, Anna University
4. CCW Office, IIT Madras

Additionally, there are a large number of hotels in the city. Please check for options. There are alternative options that include air b&B and other similar websites.

Travel to Venue: All participants are advised to arrange for their own travel to the venue and to their accommodation as it will not be possible to arrange for pick-up or drop.

From airport: There are several taxi services available at the airport for dropping at IITM or the other guest houses;  please see options available here.  In general, the FastTrack Call Taxi service (+91 -44-28889999/24732020) is very reliable. Apart from these, Uber and Ola are widely available.
From railway station: Similar options are available from the railway station as well.

IIT Madras

Indian Institute of Technology Madras

IIT Madras, located in the sea-side city of Chennai, was established in 1959 and was the third IIT established by the Government of India. It is a residential institute that occupies about 2.5 sq km campus which was earlier a part of the Guindy National Park. The lush green campus is home to many flora and fauna, including the iconic black buck which is an endangered species.

The Indian Institute of Technology Madras is the #1 ranked institute according to the National Institute Ranking Format (NIRF) for the last 7 years in succession and is recognised as an Institute of National Importance.


Conference Venue

TT Jagannathan Auditorium
ICSR Building
IIT Madras
Chennai 600036




Submissions are closed.

The paper submission is through Microsoft's Conference Management Toolkit and requires registration in the portal. 

Submissions are closed.

Registration is CLOSED !!!!!

Last date for payment of Registration Fees: July 25, 2023
It may not be possible to arrange for accommodation for registrations done after July 7, 2023
Invited Speakers

There is no registration fees for the invited speakers. However, all invited speakers are requested to register for the conference and furnish all relevant details as this is mandated by Govt of India.

Indian Residents

The registration fees for all Indian residents is INR 4000. This includes participation in the conference, registration kit, lunches and snacks at the conference venue for 4 days. 

Participants from outside India

The registration fees for all participants from outside India is USD 200. This includes participation in the conference, registration kit, lunches and snacks at the conference venue for 4 days.

Made with Mobirise - Learn more