Plenary speakers
Leon Chua
University of California, Berkeley, USA

Local activity is the mathematical genesis for complexity
Evgeny M. Dianov
Fiber Optics Research Center
at the General Physics Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences

High-power CW fiber lasers in infrared wavelength range

Jurgen H.G. Kurths
University of Potsdam, Institute of Physics, Potsdam, Germany

Universality in complex network synchronization

Boris W. Levin
Institute of Marine Geology and Geophysics, Far-East Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences,
Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Russia

The 2004 huge tsunami in the Indian Ocean: facts, recording and simulations

Paul Manneville
CNRS LadHyX. Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau, France

From spatio-temporal chaos to turbulence in subcritical flows
Lev A. Ostrovsky
NOAA Environmental Technology Laboratory, Boulder, USA,
Institute of Applied Physics RAS, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

Some problems of wave interaction in hydrodynamics and acoustics

Vladimir A. Rakov
University of Florida, Gainesville, USA

Initiation of lightning in thunderclouds

Dmitry I. Trubetskov
Saratov University, Russia

World Year of Physics: Important Dates of Nonlinear Dynamics

Ken-ichi Ueda
Institute for Laser Science, University of Electro-Communications, Tokyo, Japan

Toward the next generation solid state lasers

Phillip Willems
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, USA

Nonlinear optical effects in the LIGO gravitational-wave interferometer
Jonathan Wurtele
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, USA

Future X-ray FEL sources
Vladimir E. Zakharov
Landau Institute for Theoretical Physics RAS, Moscow, Russia

Dynamics of vortex lines in ideal fluid