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Timetable (SWWW01)

Theoretical Developments: Two and Three Dimensional Water Waves

Monday 27th August 2001 to Saturday 1st September 2001

Tuesday 28th August 2001
08:30 to 09:25 Registration
Session: Theoretical Developments: Two and Three Dimensional Water Waves
09:25 to 09:30 Welcome from the Director of the Newton Institute
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09:30 to 10:30 VE Zakharov ([Landau Institue])
Recent achievments in the dynamical and the statistical theory of surface water waves
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10:30 to 11:00 Coffee
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11:00 to 11:30 M Stiassne ([Technion])
Nonlinear interactions of inhomogeneous random water waves
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11:30 to 12:00 A new breaking formulation for deterministic wave evolution equations
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12:00 to 12:30 The three-dimensional surface structure of the crests of weak spilling breakers
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12:30 to 13:30 Lunch at the Centre of Mathematical Sciences
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14:00 to 14:30 Modelling extreme ocean waves
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14:30 to 15:00 E Kuznetsov ([Landau Institute])
Cherenkov interaction of vortices with a free surface
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15:00 to 15:30 M Brown ([Miami])
Freak waves as catastrophes
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15:30 to 16:00 Tea
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16:00 to 16:30 Violent water wave impact on walls
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17:00 to 18:00 Stokes and his precursors on water wave theory
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18:00 to 19:00 Wine Reception
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19:00 to 19:30 Dinner at Wolfson Court - (Residents only)
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Wednesday 29th August 2001
09:00 to 09:30 Impact of dominant waves on sea drag
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INI 1
09:30 to 10:00 The impact of non-linearities on HF radar ocean wave measurement
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10:00 to 10:30 Deterministic modelling of deep water gravity waves, including driving and dissipation
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10:30 to 11:00 Coffee
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11:00 to 11:30 ME McIntyre ([Cambridge])
Wind-generated water waves: two overlooked mechanisms?
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11:30 to 12:00 D Chalikov ([NOAA])
Direct modelling of 2-D and 3-D surface waves
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12:00 to 12:30 Asymtotic forms for jets formed from large standing waves
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12:30 to 13:30 Lunch at the Centre of Mathematical Sciences
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14:00 to 14:30 RHJ Grimshaw ([Loughborough])
Coupled KP systems and stability of interfacial solitary waves
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14:30 to 15:00 Gravity-capillary solitary waves in deep water
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15:00 to 15:30 A dimension-breaking phenomenon in the theory of gravity-capillary water waves
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15:30 to 16:00 Tea
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16:00 to 16:30 F Dias ([ENS Cachan])
On the interaction between free surface waves and internal waves
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16:30 to 17:00 Do three-dimensional solitary waves exist on the ocean surface?
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19:00 to 00:00 Dinner at Wolfson Court (Residents only)
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Thursday 30th August 2001
09:30 to 10:00 A Boussinesq formulation for fully nonlinear and extremely dispersive water waves
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10:00 to 10:30 Recent results form experimants on deep-water waves with two- dimensional surface patterns
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10:30 to 11:00 Coffee
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11:00 to 11:30 Three-dimensional oblique steady water waves
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11:30 to 12:00 C Kharif ([Marseille])
About harmonic resonances in short-crested waves
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12:00 to 12:30 Resonances between periodic waves and topography in shallow water
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12:30 to 13:30 Lunch at the Centre for Mathematical Sciences
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14:00 to 14:30 On the nonlinear evolution of an unstable fluid interface
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14:30 to 15:00 On an instability to longitudinal vortices in strong shear beneath surface gravity waves
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15:00 to 15:30 Anomalous behaviour of a passive tracer in wave turbulence
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15:30 to 16:00 Tea
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16:00 to 16:30 On the spatial variability of wave spectrum in coastal regions
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16:30 to 17:00 Direct simulation of statistical properties of water wave dynamics
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17:00 to 17:30 SG Sajjadi ([J.C. Stennis Laboratory])
Rapid distortion theory of turbulence over Stokes waves with application to new parameterization for air-sea interactions
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19:30 to 00:00 Conference Dinner at Christ's College Dining Hall
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Friday 31st August 2001
09:30 to 10:00 S Badulin ([Shirshov Institute])
Multi-wave resonances and formation of high-amplitude waves in the ocean
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10:00 to 10:30 Riemann problem for kinematical conservation laws and geometrical features of nonlinear wavefronts
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10:30 to 11:00 Coffee
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11:00 to 11:30 Interfacial waves
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11:30 to 12:00 MJ Cooker ([UEA])
Flows associated with violent water waves
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12:00 to 12:30 S Galiev ([Auckland])
Trans-resonant evolution of standing harmonic waves into travelling jet-soliton waves
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12:30 to 13:30 Lunch at the Centre for Mathematical Sciences
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14:00 to 14:30 E Pelinovsky ([Russian AoS, Nizhny Novgorod])
Freak wave phenomenon: theory and simulation
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14:30 to 14:45 Freak waves in random oceanic sea states
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14:45 to 15:30 Overview of the issues raised at the programme and the future outlook
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15:30 to 16:00 Tea
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