MFE 
23rd October 2013 11:00 to 12:00 
S Lovejoy 
The weather: emergent laws and multi fractal cascades 

MFE 
23rd October 2013 15:00 to 16:00 
V Lucarini 
Thermodynamic properties of the climate system 

MFE 
28th October 2013 11:00 to 12:00 
G Brunet 
Hurricane dynamics: on the role of Vortex Rossby Waves (VRWs) 

MFEW01 
29th October 2013 09:00 to 09:35 
M Pollicott 
Geodesic flows: Mixing, zeta functions and resonances 

MFEW01 
29th October 2013 09:35 to 10:10 
S Galatolo 
Rigorous computation of invariant measures and Lyapunov exponents 

MFEW01 
29th October 2013 10:10 to 10:45 
P Imkeller 
Paleoclimatic time series: statistics and dynamics 

MFEW01 
29th October 2013 11:10 to 11:45 
T Kuna 
Typical behaviour of extremes of chaotic dynamical systems for general observables 

MFEW01 
29th October 2013 11:45 to 12:20 
S Wang 
Interplay between Mathematics and Physics 

MFEW01 
29th October 2013 13:40 to 14:15 
M Branicki 
Quantifying uncertainty and improving reducedorder predictions of partially observed turbulent dynamical systems 

MFEW01 
29th October 2013 14:15 to 14:50 
S Vaienti 
Extreme value theory for randomly perturbed systems: getting the local dimensions 

MFEW01 
29th October 2013 14:50 to 15:25 
D Faranda 
A new recurrences based technique for detecting robust extrema in long temperature records 

MFEW01 
29th October 2013 15:50 to 16:25 
I Didenkulova 
Extreme sea waves in the coastal zone 

MFEW01 
29th October 2013 16:25 to 17:00 
J Vollmer 
Dew droplets and cloud droplets: droplet growth, size distributions, and corrections to scaling 

MFEW01 
30th October 2013 09:00 to 09:35 
G JonaLasinio 
On thermodynamics of stationary states of diffusive systems Coauthors L. Bertini, A. De Sole, D. Gabrielli, C. Landim 

MFEW01 
30th October 2013 09:35 to 10:10 
C Beck 
Environmental superstatistics 

MFEW01 
30th October 2013 10:10 to 10:45 
D Kondrashov 
Datadriven model reduction and climate prediction: nonlinear stochastic, energyconserving models with memory effects 

MFEW01 
30th October 2013 11:10 to 11:45 
DTC Crommelin 
Efficient sampling of rare events by splitting 

MFEW01 
30th October 2013 11:45 to 12:20 
F Kwasniok 
Regimedependent modelling of extremes in the extratropical atmospheric circulation 

MFEW01 
30th October 2013 13:40 to 14:15 
C Maes 
The modified second fluctuationdissipation theorem 

MFEW01 
30th October 2013 14:15 to 14:50 
M Colangeli 
On the use of Ruelle's formalism in response theory 

MFEW01 
30th October 2013 14:50 to 15:25 
R Klages 
Anomalous fluctuation relations 

MFEW01 
30th October 2013 15:55 to 16:30 
J Vanneste 
A largedeviation approach to passive scalar advection, diffusion and reaction 

MFEW01 
31st October 2013 09:00 to 09:35 
M Ghil 
Extreme Events and Coupled ClimateEconomics Modeling 

MFEW01 
31st October 2013 09:35 to 10:10 
RC Dewar 
Kinetic energy dissipation and the stability of stationary turbulent flows 

MFEW01 
31st October 2013 10:10 to 10:45 
N GlattHoltz 
Inviscid Limits for the Stochastic Navier Stokes Equations and Related Systems 

MFEW01 
31st October 2013 11:10 to 11:45 
J Wouters 
A statistical mechanics approach to stochastic parametrizations 

MFEW01 
31st October 2013 11:45 to 12:20 
PM Cox 
Emergent Constraints on Earth System Sensitivities 

MFEW01 
31st October 2013 13:40 to 14:15 
P Embrechts 
The modeling of rare events: from methodology to practice and back 

MFEW01 
31st October 2013 14:15 to 14:50 
P Friederichs 
Bayesian approaches for wind gust and quantitative precipitation forecasting 

MFEW01 
31st October 2013 14:50 to 15:25 
V ChavezDemoulin 
Generalized additive modelling of hydrological sample extremes 

MFEW01 
31st October 2013 15:50 to 16:25 
S Lovejoy 
Extreme events and the multifractal butterfly effect 

MFEW01 
31st October 2013 16:25 to 17:00 
J Kurths 
Complex networks identify spatial patterns of extreme rainfall events of the Indian and the South American monsoon system 

MFEW01 
31st October 2013 17:00 to 17:35 
J Bertram 
Statistical stability arguments for maximum kinetic energy dissipation 

MFEW01 
31st October 2013 17:35 to 18:10 
M Vlad 
Statistics of eddy transport 

MFEW01 
1st November 2013 09:00 to 09:35 
DP Ruelle 
Hydrodynamic turbulence as a problem in nonequilibrium statistical mechanics 

MFEW01 
1st November 2013 09:35 to 10:10 
GM Buttazzo 
Optimal location problems with routing cost 

MFEW01 
1st November 2013 10:10 to 10:45 
F Bouchet 
Phase transitions and large deviations in geophysical fluid dynamics 

MFEW01 
1st November 2013 11:10 to 11:45 
B Eckhardt 
Turbulence transition in shear flows: coherent structures, edge states and all that 

MFEW01 
1st November 2013 11:45 to 12:20 
V Lucarini 
Noise, Fluctuation, and Response in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics 

MFEW01 
1st November 2013 12:20 to 12:55 
E VandenEijnden 
Nonequilibrium statistical mechanics of climate variability: modelling issues and applications to data assimilation techniques 

MFE 
5th November 2013 10:00 to 11:00 
J Frank 
Thermostats for bias correction and statistically consistent model reduction 

MFE 
6th November 2013 10:00 to 11:00 
B Cheng 
Analysis of some nonlinear PDEs from multiscale geophysical applications 

MFE 
6th November 2013 11:00 to 12:00 
S Lovejoy 
Scaling, macro weather and the climate 

MFE 
6th November 2013 14:00 to 15:00 
I Gallagher 
Some basics in the asymptotic analysis of geophysical fluids 

MFE 
6th November 2013 15:00 to 16:00 
I Gallagher 
Mathematical analysis of equatorial waves 

MFE 
7th November 2013 10:00 to 11:00 
R Klages 
The thermostated dynamical systems approach to nonequilibrium steady states 

MFE 
7th November 2013 11:00 to 12:00 
S Vannitsem 
Stochastic modeling and predictability: Analysis of a loworder coupled ocean atmosphere model 

MFE 
12th November 2013 10:00 to 11:00 
V Baladi 
Breakdown of linear response in the presence of bifurcations 

MFE 
12th November 2013 11:00 to 12:00 
M Demers 
Perturbations of the Lorentz Gas via Spectral Methods 

MFE 
12th November 2013 16:00 to 17:00 
D Ruelle 
Nonequilibrium: from heat conduction, to turbulence (to life): Rothschild Distinguished Visiting Fellow lecture 

MFE 
13th November 2013 10:00 to 11:00 
M da Costa Lopes Filho 
On the vortexwave system 

MFE 
13th November 2013 11:00 to 12:00 
V Lucarini 
Efficiency, Irreversibility, and Tipping Points in Climate Dynamics 

MFE 
14th November 2013 10:00 to 11:00 
R Klages 
Deterministic chaos and diffusion in maps and billiard 

MFE 
14th November 2013 11:00 to 12:00 
S Galatolo 
Speed of convergence to equilibrium for systems with contracting fibers and the logarithm law for Lorenz like flows. 

MFE 
19th November 2013 10:00 to 11:00 
N GlattHoltz 
An introduction to the ergodic theory of the stochastic NavierStokes equations and related systems in fluid dynamics. 

MFE 
19th November 2013 11:00 to 12:00 
J Li 
The nonlinear local Lyapunov exponent (NLLE) and its application to predictability study 

MFE 
20th November 2013 10:00 to 11:00 
HJ Nussenzveig Lopes 
On bounded velocity/bounded vorticity solutions to the incompressible 2D Euler equations 

MFE 
20th November 2013 11:00 to 12:00 
V Lucarini 
Coarse Graining and Entropy Production in a General Circulation Model 

MFE 
20th November 2013 16:00 to 17:00 
LA Smith 
Discussion: Probability in Operational Weather and Climate Forecasting 

MFE 
25th November 2013 10:00 to 11:00 
M Oliver 
Hamiltonian balance models: derivation, structure, and analysis 

MFE 
25th November 2013 11:00 to 12:00 
V Lucarini 
Extremes in Chaotic Dynamical Systems: Theory and Applications 

MFE 
25th November 2013 15:00 to 16:00 
W Bahsoun 
Decay of correlation for random intermittent maps 

MFE 
26th November 2013 10:00 to 11:00 
R Aimino 
Some statistical properties for random and sequential dynamical systems 

MFE 
26th November 2013 11:00 to 12:00 
L Rondoni 
Nonequilibrium response, relaxation and the tmixing condition 

MFE 
27th November 2013 14:00 to 15:00 
I Sudakov 
Phase Transitions in the Arctic Climate System 

MFE 
28th November 2013 10:00 to 11:00 
Y Pesin 
An approach for constructing SRBmeasures for chaotic attractors 

MFEW02 
2nd December 2013 09:15 to 10:15 
I Gallagher 
Trapping of Rossby waves in the equatorial betaplane model 

MFEW02 
2nd December 2013 10:15 to 11:00 
J Gibbon 
Rescaled vorticity moments in the 3D NavierStokes equations 

MFEW02 
2nd December 2013 11:30 to 12:15 
J Methven 
Recent observations of mesoscale structures in intense cyclones 

MFEW02 
2nd December 2013 14:00 to 14:45 
P Bartello 
Between quasigeostrophic and stratified turbulence 

MFEW02 
2nd December 2013 14:45 to 15:30 
M Petcu 
Exponential Decay of the Power Spectrum and Finite Dimensionality for Solutions of the Three Dimensional Primitive Equations 

MFEW02 
2nd December 2013 16:00 to 16:45 
D Straub 
Energy cascades in the baroclinic ocean winddriven double gyre problem 

MFEW02 
3rd December 2013 09:15 to 10:15 
E Titi 
Mathematical Study of Certain Geophysical Models: Global Regularity and Finitetime Blowup Results 

MFEW02 
3rd December 2013 10:15 to 11:00 
RM Temam 
Change of phase for the humid atmosphere 

MFEW02 
3rd December 2013 11:30 to 12:15 
L Chumakova 
Leaky lid: new dissipative modes in the troposphere 

MFEW02 
3rd December 2013 14:00 to 14:45 
JG Esler 
Adaptive stochastic trajectory modelling of transport in geophysical flows 

MFEW02 
3rd December 2013 14:45 to 15:30 
J Vanneste 
Modelling the interactions of nearinertial waves and vortical motion in the ocean 

MFEW02 
3rd December 2013 16:00 to 16:45 
S Tobias 
Direct Statistical Simulation of Jet Formation in Local and Global Geometries 

MFEW02 
4th December 2013 09:15 to 10:15 
D Holm 
Slice models 

MFEW02 
4th December 2013 10:15 to 11:00 
J Zimmer 
From simple particle models to PDE dynamics 

MFEW02 
4th December 2013 11:30 to 12:15 
B Marston 
Direct Statistical Simulation of a TwoLayer Primitive Equation Model 

MFEW02 
4th December 2013 14:00 to 14:45 
D Wirosoetisno 
NavierStokes equations on a rotating sphere 

MFEW02 
4th December 2013 14:45 to 15:30 
B Wingate 
The influence of fast waves and fluctuations on the evolution of three slow solutions of the Boussinesq equations 

MFEW02 
4th December 2013 16:00 to 16:45 
V Zeitlin 
Resonant phenomena in the wave dynamics in the presence of boundaries in GFD 

MFEW02 
5th December 2013 09:15 to 10:15 
M Cullen 
Use of the semigeostrophic model in understanding largescale atmosphere and ocean flows 

MFEW02 
5th December 2013 10:15 to 11:00 
M Feldman 
Lagrangian solutions for semigeostrophic system in physical space 

MFEW02 
5th December 2013 11:30 to 12:15 
A Tudorascu 
Renormalized relaxed Lagrangian solutions for SG in physical space 

MFEW02 
5th December 2013 14:00 to 14:45 
M Oliver 
Balance relations for rotating fluid flow 

MFEW02 
5th December 2013 14:45 to 15:30 
S Vasylkevych 
Generalized Large Scale Semigeostrophic Equations: geometric structure and global wellposedness 

MFEW02 
5th December 2013 16:00 to 16:45 
B Pelloni 
The semigeostrophic system for largescale atmospheric flows 

MFEW02 
6th December 2013 09:00 to 09:45 
G Vallis 
The Range of Planetary Circulations Described by the Dry Primitive Equations 

MFEW02 
6th December 2013 09:45 to 10:30 
I Roulstone 
Differential Geometry of the SemiGeostrophic and Euler Equations 

MFEW02 
6th December 2013 11:00 to 11:45 
O Bokhove 
On Time Integration and the Use of Clebsch Variables in Shallow Water Equations 

MFEW02 
6th December 2013 11:45 to 12:30 
V Rubtsov 
MongeAmpère equations: geometry, invariants, and applications in 3D meteorological models 

MFE 
10th December 2013 11:00 to 12:00 
JI Yano 
Largescale tropical atmospheric dynamics: asymptotic nondivergence? 

MFE 
11th December 2013 11:00 to 12:00 
V Zeitlin 
Asymmetric inertial instability 

MFE 
12th December 2013 10:00 to 11:00 
G Mantica 
Rare events, negative measure dimensions and return time statistics 

MFE 
18th December 2013 10:00 to 11:00 
T Bodai 
Predictability of extreme events in dynamical systems: A case study of the Lorenz 84 model 

MFE 
18th December 2013 11:00 to 12:00 
C Beck 
Nonequilibrium statistical mechanics approach to turbulence 

MFE 
18th December 2013 14:00 to 15:00 
JM Freitas 
Extreme values for deterministic and random dynamical systems 

MFE 
19th December 2013 10:00 to 11:00 
V Lucarini 
Extremes as indicators of critical transitions 
