Fluid Dynamics in Earth and Planetary Sciences (FDEPS)
21st FDEPS workshop, Nov. 27 - 30, 2018 at Kansai Seminar House


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Twenty-first Workshop "Fluid Dynamics in Earth and Planetary Sciences"

Date:
Nov. 27 - 30, 2018

Co-organizer:
  • Research Institute for Mathematical Sciences (RIMS), Kyoto University
  • Center for Planetary Science (CPS), Kobe University
Place:
Kansai Seminar House
23 Takenouchi-cho, Ichijojii, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8134 JAPAN
Phone:+81-75-711-2115 FAX:+81-75-701-5256

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Program

  • Nov. 27 (Tue) - Nov. 30 (Fri) Intensive Lecture Series and Free Discussion

    Geophysical Fluid Dynamics: from the Lab, up and down!

    Professor Henri-Claude Nataf Univ. Grenoble Alpes, France

    • 11/27(Tue.)
      • 09:00 - 12:00 PDF document

        Lecture 1. Overview and basic concepts

      • 14:00 - 17:00 PDF document

        Lecture 2. Mantle convection and plate tectonics : viscosity, the plume paradox, layering, tomography, making plates

      • Evening : Free discussion
    • 11/29(Wed.)
      • 09:00 - 12:00 PDF document

        Lecture 3. Core dynamics and the geodynamo : quasi-geostrophy, waves, dynamo experiments, reversals

      • Afternoon : Free discussion
      • Evening : Free discussion
    • 11/29(Ths.)
      • 09:00 - 12:00 PDF document PDF reference document
        Lecture 4. Turbulence in planetary cores : tau-ell regime diagrams
      • 14:00 - 17:00 PDF document
        Lecture 5. The Sun, planets and exoplanets : helioseismology, solar cycle, disk accretion, exoplanets
      • Evening : Free discussion
    • 11/30(Fri.) Seminar
      • 09:00 - 11:00 PDF document
        Research Seminar : Torsional Alfven waves in a dipolar magnetic field: experiments and simulations