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Workshop Programme

for period 8-12 September

Wall Bounded Shear Flows: Transition and Turbulence

8-12 September


Monday 08 September
08:30-09:45 Registration HRT
09:45-09:50 David Wallace - welcome HRT
09:50-10:00 Tribute to Professor Phillip Saffman HRT
Chair: R Kerswell
10:00-11:00 Marusic, I (Melbourne) HRT
  Wall-Bounded Turbulence: Introduction Sem 1
11:00-11:30 Coffee HRT
11:30-12:30 Jimenez, J (Universidad Politecnica) HRT
  Introduction - Transition Sem 1
12:30-13:30 Lunch at Wolfson Court HRT
Chair: P Manneville
14:00-14:20 Chernyshenko, S (Imperial College London) HRT
  Ten questions to facilitate discussions during the workshop Sem 1
14:20-14:40 Nikitin, N (Moscow) HRT
  Universal character of perturbation growth in near-wall turbulence Sem 1
14:40-15:00 Chen, S (JHU and PKU) HRT
  Reynolds-stress-constrained subgrid-scale stress model for large eddy simulation of wall bounded turbulent flow Sem 1
15:00-15:30 Tea HRT
Chair: T Gotoh
15:30-15:50 Vassilicos, JC (Imperial College London) HRT
  The Karman constant is inversely proportional to the number of stagnation points at the upper edge of the buffer layer and is therefore not a universal constant Sem 1
15:50-16:10 Nagib, HM (IIT) HRT
  Non-universality of the Von Kármán "constant" Sem 1
16:10-16:30 Jimenez, J (Universidad Politecnica) HRT
  Comparison between turbulent boundary layers and channels from direct numerical simulations Sem 1
Chair: S Chernyshenko
16:50-17:10 Davidson, P (Cambridge ) HRT
  A simple model for the log-law region of a boundary layer Sem 1
17:10-17:30 Marusic, I (Melbourne) HRT
  Modelling large-scale influences in near-wall turbulence Sem 1
17:30-18:30 Welcome Wine Reception HRT
18:45-19:30 Dinner at Wolfson Court (Residents Only) HRT
Tuesday 09 September
Chair: D Henningson
09:40-10:00 Eckhardt, B (Philipps-Universitat Marburg) HRT
  Transition to turbulence in pipe flow Sem 1
10:00-10:20 Hof, B (Mathematisches Institut, Göttingen) HRT
  Repeller or attractor? Selecting the dynamical model of shear flow turbulence Sem 1
10:20-10:40 Bottaro, A (Universitŕ di Genova) HRT
  Optimal paths to transition in a duct Sem 1
10:40-11:00 Pinelli, A (CIEMAT) HRT
  Investigating puffs in square duct flow Sem 1
11:00-11:30 Coffee HRT
Chair: Z Warhaft
11:30-11:50 Gibson, JF (Georgia Institute of Technology) HRT
  Invariant solutions and visualization of dynamics in plane Couette flow Sem 1
11:50-12:10 Cvitanovic, P (Georgia Institute of Technology) HRT
  Symmetry reduced averages over moderately turbulent flows Sem 1
12:10-12:30 Manneville, P (Ecole Polytechnique) HRT
  Transitional plane Couette flow: an alternative to the low dimensional dynamical systems approach Sem 1
12:30-13:30 Lunch at Wolfson Court HRT
Chair: R Moser
14:00-14:20 Adrian, R (Arizona State) HRT
  A mechanism for turbulent drag reduction by polymers Sem 1
14:20-14:40 Kim, J (UCLA) HRT
  Physics and control of wall turbulence Sem 1
14:40-15:00 Henningson, D (KTH) HRT
  Input-output analysis, model reduction and flow control applied to the Blasius boundary layer Sem 1
15:00-15:30 Tea HRT
Chair: A Bottaro
15:30-15:50 Cossu, C (LadHyx) HRT
  Optimal transient growth and very large scale structures in turbulent boundary layers Sem 1
15:50-16:10 Tardu, S (LEGI) HRT
  Genesis of coherent structures through an interactive bypass transition process Sem 1
16:10-16:30 Monkewitz, P (EPFL) HRT
  The Reynolds shear stress in zero pressure gradient turbulent boundary layers Sem 1
16:30-16:50 Eyink, GL (The John Hopkins University) HRT
  Turbulent flow in pipes and channels as cross-stream inverse cascades of vorticity Sem 1
18:45-19:30 Dinner at Wolfson Court (Residents Only) HRT
Wednesday 10 September
Chair: Y Kaneda
09:40-10:00 Coleman, G (Southampton) HRT
  Implications of Ekman layer DNS for near wall similarity Sem 1
10:00-10:20 Nickels, TB (Cambridge) HRT
  On very long structures in boundary layers Sem 1
10:20-10:40 Warhaft, Z (Cornell) HRT
  Lagrangian measurements of inertial particle accelerations in shear, and in grid generated turbulence Sem 1
10:40-11:00 Cohen, J (Technion) HRT
  Significance of localized vortical disturbances in wall-bounded and free shear flows Sem 1
11:00-11:30 Coffee HRT
Chair: J Kim
11:30-11:50 Durbin, R (Iowa State) HRT
  Boundary layer transition by discrete and continuous modes Sem 1
11:50-12:10 Lavioe, P (Toronto) HRT
  Transient growth induced by surface roughness in a Blasius boundary layer Sem 1
12:10-12:30 Govindarajan, R (JNCASR) HRT
  Instabilities in variable-property flows, and the continuous spectrum Sem 1
12:30-13:30 Lunch at Wolfson Court HRT
Chair: V Zeitlin
14:00-14:20 Tuckerman, L (PMMH-ESPCI) HRT
  Turbulent-laminar patterns in plane Couette flow Sem 1
14:20-14:40 Barkley, D (Warwick) HRT
  Turbulent-laminar patterns II Sem 1
14:40-15:00 Willis, A (Bristol) HRT
  Turbulent dynamics of pipe flows captured in a reduced model Sem 1
15:00-15:30 Tea HRT
Chair: J Jimenez
15:30-15:50 Duggleby, A (Texas A & M) HRT
  Structure and dynamics of turbulent pipe flow Sem 1
15:50-16:10 Toh, S (Kyoto) HRT
  Dynamical characterization of large scale structures in channel flow turbulence Sem 1
16:10-16:30 Duguet, Y (KTH) HRT
  Lower-branch travelling waves and transition to turbulence in pipe flow Sem 1
Chair: B Eckhardt
16:50-17:10 Mellibovsky, F (Universitat Politčcnica de Catalunya) HRT
  Underlying large-scale structures in transitional pipe flow Sem 1
17:10-17:30 Lebovitz, N (Chicago) HRT
  Subcritical instability in shear flows: the shape of the basin boundary Sem 1
19:30-23:00 Conference dinner at Emmanuel College HRT
Thursday 11 September
Chair: S Kida
09:40-10:00 Mullin, T (Manchester Centre for Nonlinear Dynamics) HRT
  Transition to turbulence in a pipe Sem 1
10:00-10:20 Pringle, C (Bristol) HRT
  Highly-symmetric travelling waves in pipe flow Sem 1
10:20-10:40 Viswanath, D (Michigan) HRT
  Computational methods for finding exact solutions of shear flows Sem 1
10:40-11:00 Daviaud, F (CEA/Saclay) HRT
  Transition to turbulence and turbulent bifurcation in a von Karman flow Sem 1
11:00-11:30 Coffee HRT
Chair: A Leonard
11:30-11:50 Kawahara, G (Osaka) HRT
  The role of coherent structures in low-Reynolds-number turbulent wall flows Sem 1
11:50-12:10 Kida, S (Kyoto) HRT
  Statistics of passive vectors in an unstable periodic flow of Couette system Sem 1
12:10-12:30 Lee, C (Peking) HRT
  Transition in wall-bounded flows Sem 1
12:30-13:30 Lunch at Wolfson Court HRT
Chair: J Klewicki
14:00-14:20 Hutchins, N (Melbourne) HRT
  The existence of very-large scale motions or `superstructures' in wall-bounded turbulent flows Sem 1
14:20-14:40 Tutkun, M (Norwegian Defense Research Establishment) HRT
  Large scale structures of high Reynolds number turbulent boundary layers Sem 1
14:40-15:00 Monty, J (New Mexico State) HRT
  Large scale features in turbulent pipe and channel flows Sem 1
15:00-15:30 Tea HRT
Chair: R Adrian
15:30-15:50 Ganapathisubramani, B (Imperial College London) HRT
  Large-scale motions in supersonic turbulent boundary layers Sem 1
15:50-16:10 Narasimha, R (Indian Institute of Science) HRT
  An event-based description of the heat-flux time series in an atmospheric boundary layer Sem 1
16:10-16:30 Gungor, A (Gatech) HRT
  Multiscale simulation of wall-bounded flows Sem 1
Chair: B Sawford
16:50-17:10 Klewicki, J (New Hampshire) HRT
  On describing mean flow dynamics in wall turbulence Sem 1
17:10-17:30 Morrison, J (Imperial College London) HRT
  Inner-outer interaction in turbulent wall layers Sem 1
18:00-19:30 Cambridge University Press - Wine Reception and Book Display HRT
Friday 12 September
Chair: T Mullin
09:20-09:40 Burguete, J (Navarra) HRT
  Slow temporal scales in the dynamics of vortices at large Reynolds numbers in a cylindrical experiment Sem 1
09:40-10:00 Meseguer, A (Universitat Politčcnica de Catalunya) HRT
  Subcritical equilibria in counter-rotating Taylor-Couette flow Sem 1
10:00-10:20 Nagata, M (Kyoto) HRT
  The sliding Couette flow problem Sem 1
10:20-10:40 Morozov, A (Edinburgh) HRT
  Exact solutions in the 2-dimensional viscoelastic channel flow Sem 1
10:40-11:00 Sameen, A (ICTP) HRT
  Stability in a plane channel flow with viscosity stratification Sem 1
11:00-11:30 Coffee HRT
Chair: M Nagata
11:30-11:50 Chomaz, JM (CBRS-Ecole Polytechnique) HRT
  Lift-up and convective nonnormalities : the dynamics of a recirculation bubble Sem 1
11:50-12:10 Mittal, S (Indian Institute of Technology) HRT
  Global analysis of convective instabilities in nonparallel flows Sem 1
12:10-12:30 Seddon, J (Manchester) HRT
  Bifurcation phenomena in the flow through a sudden expansion in a circular pipe Sem 1
12:30-13:30 Lunch at Wolfson Court HRT
Chair: H Nagib
14:00-15:00 HRT
  Summary and discussion Sem 1
15:00-15:30 Tea HRT
15:30-16:20 HRT
  Summary and discussion continued Sem 1
16:20-16:40 Closing remarks HRT
18:45-19:30 Dinner at Wolfson Court (Residents Only) HRT
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