Seminar Series: Fall 2012

September 7, 2012
Prof. Gongxin Shen (Beijing Univ. of Aeronautics and Astronautics)
“3Dt-3c-DSPIV Study for Bio-Fluid Flows”

September 14, 2012
Dr. Richard J.A.M. Stevens (MechE | Johns Hopkins University)
Rayleigh-Bénard Turbulence

September 21, 2012
Dr. Gregory Bewley (Max Planck Institute, Germany)
“Experimental Explorations in Turbulence”

September 28, 2012
Dr. Cristian Constantin Lalescu (AMS | Johns Hopkins University)
“Synchronization of Chaos and the Smallest Turbulent Eddy”

October 5, 2012
Dr. Shawn Shadden (Illinois Institute of Technology)
“Cardiovascular Flow: Modeling, Measurement, and Characterization”

October 9, 2012 (Special Seminar)
Dr. Bin Liu (Brown University)
“Helical Swimming in Complex Fluid Media”

October 16, 2012 (Special Seminar)
Dr. Tamer Zaki (Imperial College, United Kingdom)
“Receptivity, Instability and Breakdown to Turbulence in Boundary Layers”

October 19, 2012
Prof. Nathan Paldor (The Hebrew University in Jerusalem)
New Solutions of Laplace Tidal Equations over a Sphere

October 26, 2012

November 2, 2012
Prof. Brian Farrell (Harvard University)
“Emergence and Equilibration of Turbulent Jets in Planetary Atmospheres

November 9, 2012
Dr. David Murphy (MechE | Johns Hopkins University)
“Sensing and Swimming: The Hydrodynamics of Zooplankton Behavior”

November 16, 2012
Dr. Ciaran Harman (DoGEE | Johns Hopkins University)
“Low flows in rivers: A complicated result of a simple landscape? Or a simple result of a complicated landscape?”

November 23, 2012

November 30, 2012
Dr. Nicolas Grisouard (Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences-NYU)
“Generation of Internal Solitary Waves by Internal Wave Beams”

December 7, 2012
Dr. Xiaofeng Liu (MechE | Johns Hopkins University)
Vortex-Corner Interactions in a Cavity Shear Layer Elucidated by Time Resolved Measurements of the Pressure Field

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