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Enhanced mixing and transport properties are distinguishing characteristics of both turbulent and more structured complex flows. The concepts of eddy diffusion and eddy viscosity, for example, were introduced as attempts to “parameterize” these effects to produce reduced models for theoretical analysis and simulations. At the same time turbulent mixing and transport is the focus of significant attention from a fundamental point of view, based in some cases on the Navier-Stokes equations and in other cases on models or special flows amenable to more thorough analytical investigations. This workshop is concerned with modern mathematical approaches to the study of transport and mixing in turbulence and other complex flows, including transitional flows with significant attention to applications from the applied sciences, predominantly geophysics.
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Monday April 12, 2010 | |||
8:00am-8:45am | Registration and coffee | EE/CS 3-176 | |
8:45am-9:00am | Welcome to the IMA | Fadil Santosa (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) | EE/CS 3-180 |
9:00am-9:45am | Transit-time distributions: A tool to diagnose rates and pathways of tracer transport in advective/diffusive flow | Thomas Haine (Johns Hopkins University) | EE/CS 3-180 |
9:45am-10:00am | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
10:00am-10:45am | The inverse problem of inferring transit-time distributions from tracer observations in the ocean | François Primeau (University of California, Irvine) | EE/CS 3-180 |
10:45am-11:00am | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
11:00am-11:45am | Exit time problem in an incompressible flow | Alexei Novikov (The Pennsylvania State University) | EE/CS 3-180 |
11:45am-12:00pm | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
12:00pm-2:00pm | Lunch | ||
2:00pm-2:45pm | Dynamics of shallow water layer models: Stability, wave breaking and mixing | Paul Milewski (University of Wisconsin, Madison) | EE/CS 3-180 |
2:45pm-3:00pm | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
3:00pm-3:45pm | Modelling streaming by surface acoustic waves | Jacques Vanneste (University of Edinburgh) | EE/CS 3-180 |
3:45pm-4:00pm | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
4:00pm-4:15pm | Group Photo | ||
4:15pm-6:00pm | Reception and Poster Session Poster submissions welcome from all participants href="/visitor-folder/contents/workshop.html#poster">InstructionsLind Hall 400 | ||
Tuesday April 13, 2010 | |||
8:30am-9:00am | Coffee | EE/CS 3-176 | |
9:00am-9:45am | Progress & problems in the analysis of turbulent transport & mixing | Charles Doering (University of Michigan) | EE/CS 3-180 |
9:45am-10:00am | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
10:00am-10:45am | Setting limits on turbulence - balancing rigor with practicality | Rich Kerswell (University of Bristol) | EE/CS 3-180 |
10:45am-11:00am | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
11:00am-11:45am | Approximating the rate of heat transport | | EE/CS 3-180 |
11:45am-12:00pm | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
12:00pm-2:30pm | Lunch | ||
2:30pm-3:15pm | Radial basis functions for geofluid modeling | Natasha Flyer (National Center for Atmospheric Research) | EE/CS 3-180 |
3:15pm-3:30pm | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
3:30pm-4:15pm | A Stokesian viscoelastic flow: Transition to mixing and oscillations | Becca Thomases (University of California, Davis) | EE/CS 3-180 |
4:15pm-4:30pm | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
Wednesday April 14, 2010 | |||
8:30am-9:00am | Coffee | EE/CS 3-176 | |
9:00am-9:45am | Mixing by eddies in the atmosphere and ocean | Emily Shuckburgh (British Antarctic Survey) | EE/CS 3-180 |
9:45am-10:00am | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
10:00am-10:45am | What controls the decay of passive scalar in smooth flows | Peter Haynes (University of Cambridge) | EE/CS 3-180 |
10:45am-11:00am | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
11:00am-11:45am | Do fish stir the ocean? | Jean-Luc Thiffeault (University of Wisconsin, Madison) | EE/CS 3-180 |
11:45am-12:00pm | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
Thursday April 15, 2010 | |||
8:30am-9:30am | Coffee | EE/CS 3-176 | |
9:30am-10:15am | Spatial structures of chaotically advected reactive tracers: The role of a delay time | Alexandra Tzella (École Normale Supérieure) | EE/CS 3-180 |
10:15am-10:30am | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
10:30am-11:15am | Broadcast spawning: A new class of reaction-mixing problems | Jeffrey Weiss (University of Colorado) | EE/CS 3-180 |
11:15am-11:30am | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
11:30am-12:15pm | Mixing and enhanced relaxation in fluid flows | Alexander Kiselev (University of Wisconsin, Madison) | EE/CS 3-180 |
12:15pm-12:30pm | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
12:30pm-3:00pm | Lunch | ||
3:00pm-3:45pm | Passive scalar advection in parallel shear ﬂows: WKBJ mode sorti on intermediate times and the evolution of skewness | Richard McLaughlin (University of North Carolina) | EE/CS 3-180 |
3:45pm-4:00pm | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
4:00pm-4:45pm | Mixing: Visualization, norms, and control | Igor Mezic (University of California, Santa Barbara) | EE/CS 3-180 |
4:45pm-5:00pm | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
6:00pm-8:00pm | Workshop dinner at Pagoda Restaurant | Pagoda Restaurant 1417 4th St. SE Minneapolis, MN 612-378-4710 | |
Friday April 16, 2010 | |||
8:30am-9:00am | Coffee | EE/CS 3-176 | |
9:00am-9:45am | Bounds on mixing in stratified shear flows | Colm Caulfield (University of Cambridge) | EE/CS 3-180 |
9:45am-10:00am | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
10:00am-10:45am | Jet dynamics in stratified media | Juan Restrepo (University of Arizona) | EE/CS 3-180 |
10:45am-11:00am | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
11:00am-11:45am | Is turbulence stable? | William Young (Scripps Research Institute) | EE/CS 3-180 |
11:45am-12:00pm | Discussion | EE/CS 3-180 | |
12:00pm-12:15pm | Closing remarks | EE/CS 3-180 |
NAME | DEPARTMENT | AFFILIATION |
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Farid Ait Chaalal | Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences | McGill University |
Joel Avrin | Department of Mathematics | University of North Carolina - Charlotte |
Nusret Balci | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Claude Bardos | Université de Paris VI (Pierre et Marie Curie) | |
Jennifer Beichman | Department of Mathematics | University of Michigan |
Hakima Bessaih | Department of Mathematics | University of Wyoming |
Animikh Biswas | Department of Mathematics & Statistics | University of North Carolina - Charlotte |
Katarina Bodova | Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics | Comenius University in Bratislava |
Guido Boffetta | Department of Physics | Università di Torino |
Olus Boratav | Science and Technology Department | Corning Incorporated |
James Brannick | Department of Mathematics | The Pennsylvania State University |
Carme Calderer | School of Mathematics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Colm Caulfield | BP Institute for Multiphase Flow | University of Cambridge |
Chi Hin Chan | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Xianjin Chen | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Alina Chertock | Department of Mathematics | North Carolina State University |
Stephen Childress | Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences | New York University |
Gregory Chini | College of Engineering and Physical Sciences | University of New Hampshire |
Ivan Christov | Department of Engineering Sciences and Applied Mathematics | Northwestern University |
Gedeon Dagan | Department of Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer | Tel Aviv University |
Domenico D'Alessandro | Department of Mathematics | Iowa State University |
Charles Doering | Department of Mathematics | University of Michigan |
Douglas Dokken | Department of Mathematics | University of St. Thomas |
Robert Eisenberg | Department of Molecular Biophysics and Physiology | Rush University Medical Center |
Randy Ewoldt | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Jin Feng | Department of Mathematics | University of Kansas |
Aldo Fiori | Dipartimento di Scienze dell'Ingegneria Civile | Università di Roma "La Sapienza" |
Natasha Flyer | Institute for Mathematics Applied to Geosciences | National Center for Atmospheric Research |
Eliot Fried | Department of Mechanical Engineering | McGill University |
Boris Gershgorin | Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences | New York University |
Michael Graham | Chemical and Biological Engineering Department | University of Wisconsin, Madison |
Thomas Hagen | Department of Mathematical Sciences | University of Memphis |
Thomas Haine | Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences | Johns Hopkins University |
Peter Haynes | DAMTP | University of Cambridge |
Tzyy-Leng Horng | Department of Applied Mathematics | Feng Chia University |
Vera Mikyoung Hur | Department of Mathematics | University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign |
YunKyong Hyon | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Traian Iliescu | Department of Mathematics | Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University |
Mark Iwen | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Gautam Iyer | Department of Mathematical Sciences | Carnegie Mellon University |
Srividhya Jeyaraman | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Lijian Jiang | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Mihailo Jovanovic | Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Ning Ju | Department of Mathematics | Oklahoma State University |
Shane Keating | New York University | |
Markus Keel | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
James Kelliher | Department of Mathematics | University of California, Riverside |
Rich Kerswell | School of Mathematics | University of Bristol |
Hyejin Kim | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Alexander Kiselev | Department of Mathematics | University of Wisconsin, Madison |
Tomasz Komorowski | Institute of Mathematics | Marie Curie-Skłodowska University |
Pawel Konieczny | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Peter Kramer | Department of Mathematical Sciences | Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute |
Alexander Kurganov | Department of Mathematics | Tulane University |
Juan Latorre | Department of Mathematics and Computer Science | Freie Universität Berlin |
Norman Lebovitz | Department of Mathematics | University of Chicago |
Chiun-Chang Lee | Department of Mathematics | National Taiwan University |
Young Ju Lee | Department of Mathematics | Rutgers, The State University Of New Jersey |
Marta Lewicka | School of Mathematics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Congming Li | Department of Applied Mathematics | University of Colorado |
Yongfeng Li | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Tai-Chia Lin | Department of Mathematics | National Taiwan University |
Zhi (George) Lin | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Chun Liu | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Stefan Llewellyn Smith | Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | University of California, San Diego |
Ellen Longmire | Department of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Krishnan Mahesh | Department of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Kara Maki | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Vasileios Maroulas | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Nader Masmoudi | Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences | New York University |
Sarah Matz | Department of Mathematics | University of Wisconsin, Madison |
Andrea Mazzino | Dipartimento di Fisica | Università di Genova |
Anna Mazzucato | Department of Mathematics | The Pennsylvania State University |
Richard McLaughlin | Department of Mathematics | University of North Carolina |
Igor Mezic | Department of Mechanical Engineering | University of California, Santa Barbara |
Paul Milewski | Department of Mathematics | University of Wisconsin, Madison |
Yoichiro Mori | School of Mathematics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Benson Muite | Department of Mathematics | University of Michigan |
Dongjuan Niu | School of Mathematical Sciences | Capital Normal University |
Alexei Novikov | Department of Mathematics | The Pennsylvania State University |
Samuel Okoya | Department of Mathematics | Obafemi Awolowo University |
Cecilia Ortiz-Duenas | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Hans Othmer | Department of Mathematics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Grigorios Pavliotis | Department of Mathematics | Imperial College London |
Leonid Piterbarg | Center for Applied Mathematical Sciences | University of Southern California |
François Primeau | Department Earth System Science | University of California, Irvine |
Juan Restrepo | Department of Mathematics | University of Arizona |
Bertrand Rollin | Los Alamos National Laboratory | |
Fadil Santosa | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Arnd Scheel | School of Mathematics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Joerg Schumacher | Department of Mechanical Engineering | Ilmenau University of Technology |
Sherry Scott | Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science | Marquette University |
George Sell | School of Mathematics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Tsvetanka Sendova | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Shuanglin Shao | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | Institute for Advanced Study |
Tiffany Shaw | Courant Institute | New York University |
Amy Shen | Mechanical Engineering Department | University of Washington |
Jie Shen | Department of Mathematics | Purdue University |
Emily Shuckburgh | British Antarctic Survey | |
Edward Spiegel | Department of Astronomy | Columbia University |
Panagiotis Stinis | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities | |
Vladimir Sverak | School of Mathematics | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Wenbo Tang | School of Mathematical & Statistical Sciences | Arizona State University |
Jean-Luc Thiffeault | Department of Mathematics | University of Wisconsin, Madison |
Becca Thomases | Mathematics Department | University of California, Davis |
Giordano Tierra Chica | Dpto. Ecuaciones Diferenciales y Análisis Numérico | University of Sevilla |
Edriss Titi | The Weizmann Institute, University of California at Irvine | |
Chad Topaz | Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science | Macalester College |
Yue-Kin Tsang | Scripps Institution of Oceanography | University of California, San Diego |
Alexandra Tzella | Laboratoire de Météorologie Dynamique | École Normale Supérieure |
Jacques Vanneste | School of Mathematics | University of Edinburgh |
Changyou Wang | Department of Mathematics | University of Kentucky |
Xiaoming Wang | Department of Mathematics | Florida State University |
Darryn Waugh | Johns Hopkins University | |
Jeffrey Weiss | Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences | University of Colorado |
Kraig Winters | Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering | University of California, San Diego |
Celestine Woodruff | Department of Mathematics | Florida State University |
Sijue Wu | Department of Mathematics | University of Michigan |
Wei Xiong | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
Jin Xu | Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine | |
Xiang Xu | Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics | The Pennsylvania State University |
Tsuyoshi Yoneda | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
William Young | Scripps Institution of Oceanography | Scripps Research Institute |
Zhifei Zhang | School of Mathematical Sciences | Beijing (Peking) University |
Weigang Zhong | Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | University of Minnesota, Twin Cities |
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