IMA Postdoc Seminar (November 10, 2009)

Speaker: Balci, Nusret (IMA)

Title: Turbulent Times in Flatland.

Abstract: We will review the notion of turbulence, present a mathematical theory for it (in 2D), and then see how it can be twisted to have fun with a 3D system (Rayleigh-Benard heat convection problem).