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Mathematics for the Fluid Earth

February 5-7, 2014

De Morgan House, LMS, London

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All talks take place in the Hardy Room at de Morgan house, LMS.
We, 5.2.2014
9:30-9:40 Opening
9:40 - 10:20 Mike Cullen The semi-geostrophic model with variable rotation
10:20 - 10:40 Coffee break
10:40 - 11:20 Gualtiero Badin On the role of shortwave instabilities in geostrophic turbulence
11:20 - 12:00 Bin Cheng Time-averaging and error estimates for reduced fluid models.
12:00 - 12:40 Colin Cotter Compatible finite element methods for numerical weather prediction
12:15 - 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 - 14:40 Darryl Holm Enforcing Selective Decay in Geophysical Fluid Flows
14:40 - 15:20 Richard Blender Nambu Theory in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics
15:20 - 15:40 Coffee break
15:40 - 16:20 Rupert Klein Atmospheric flows from a multiple-scales asymptotics perspective
16:20 - 17:00 Antonin Novotny Thermodynamic stability conditions and weak solutions in the compressible fluid dynamics
17:30 - 19:00 Wine reception
Thu, 6.2.2014
9:00 - 9:40 Tobias Kuna The realizability problem
9:40 - 10:20 Mike Todd The impact of dependence on Extreme Value Laws
10:20 - 10:40 Coffee break
10:40 - 11:20 Sandro Vaienti Sequential dynamical systems: loss of memory and extreme value theory
11:20 - 12:00 Mark Holland Speed of convergence to an extreme value distribution
12:00 - 12:40 Laure Saint-Raymond About the role of boundary layers in the large-scale oceanic circulation
12:40 - 14:00 Lunch break
14:00 - 14:40 Valerio Lucarini Noise, Fluctuation, and Response in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics
14:40 - 15:20 Giovanni Gallavotti Random matrices and Lyapunov exponents analyticity
15:20 - 15:40 Coffee break
15:40 - 16:20 Paul Manneville An overview of the transition to/from turbulence in plane Couette flow as a paradigm of complex behavior in nonlinear distributed systems
16:20 - 17:00Rustam Ibragimov Heavy-tailedness, dependence and diversification failures: Implications for models in economics, finance, econometrics and statistics
19:00 - 22:00 Conference Dinner
Fri, 7.2.2014
9:40 - 10:20 Henk Dijkstra Interaction of Noise and Nonlinear Dynamics in the Wind-Driven Ocean Circulation
10:20 - 10:40 Coffee break
10:40 - 11:20 Giorgio Turchetti Randomness in dynamical models: comparison of round off errors and noise
11:20 - 12:00 Richard Sharp Fluctuation theorems with shrinking intervals
12:00 - 12:40 Jean Bricmont Phase transitions in Probabilistic Cellular Automata