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Department of Mathematical Sciences

Seminars

This week's seminars

Applied Mathematics Seminars: Random reflections on tracer turbulence

Presented by Djoko Wirosoetisno, Duhram university

9 November 2018 15:00 in CM301

We review the Kolmogorov-Kraichnan spectra of turbulence in three and two dimensions, as well as the mathematical attempts to derive them from the Navier-Stokes equations. We then consider the simpler problem of deriving analogous spectra for passive tracers governed by advection-diffusion equations. This is largely work in progress with Mike Jolly (Indiana University).

Contact christopher.prior@durham.ac.uk for more information

Research Seminars by Series

The research groups in the Department of Mathematical Sciences hold several seminar series in term time. Information on date, time and location are available here.

For information on previous years' seminars please see the seminar archives pages.