TWW Seminar List
for period 14 Jul to 8 Aug
Monday 14 July | ||
10:00-11:00 | Janssen, P (European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF)) | |
Random time series analysis and extreme wave events | Sem 2 | |
11:00-12:00 | Shrira, V (Keele University) | |
Nonlinear dynamics of trapped waves on currents | Sem 2 | |
13:00-14:00 | Segur, H (University of Colorado) | |
Tsunami | Sem 2 | |
14:00-15:00 | Akylas, T (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) | |
Gravity - Capillary Solitary Waves and Lumps | Sem 2 | |
15:30-16:30 | Craig, W (McMaster University and Fields Institute) | |
Birkhoff normal forms for the equations of water waves | Sem 2 | |
16:30-17:30 | Plotnikov, P (Russian Academy of Sciences) | |
Standing and three-dimensional water waves | Sem 2 |
Tuesday 15 July | ||
0930-10:30 | Akers, BF; Nicholls, D (Air Force Institute of Technology & University of Illinois at Chicago) | |
Short Course: HOPS Methods: Boundary Value Problems: I | Sem 2 | |
11:00-12:00 | Fokas, T (University of Cambridge) | |
Short Course: The Unified Transform and Boundary Value Problems: I | Sem 2 | |
13:00-14:00 | Parau, E (University of East Anglia) | |
Nonlinear flexural and capillary-gravity waves | Sem 2 | |
14:00-15:00 | Wang, Z (University College London) | |
Solitary waves with intrinsic wavelength | Sem 2 | |
15:30-16:30 | Vanden-Broeck, J-M (University College London) | |
New nonsymmetric gravity-capillary solitary waves and related problems | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 16 July | ||
09:30-10:30 | Akers, BF; Nicholls, D (Air Force Institute of Technology & University of Illinois at Chicago) | |
Short Course: High Order Perturbation of Surfaces (HOPS) Methods for Water Waves: II | Sem 2 | |
11:00-12:00 | Fokas, T (University of Cambridge) | |
Short Course: The Unified Transform and Boundary Value Problems: II | Sem 2 | |
13:00-14:00 | Wilkening, J (University of California, Berkeley) | |
Nearly time-periodic water waves | Sem 2 | |
14:00-15:00 | Trichtchenko, O (University of Washington) | |
Stability of periodic travelling waves of the water wave problem in one dimension | Sem 2 | |
15:30-16:30 | Oliveras, K (Seattle University) | |
Stability of Traveling Waves with Vorticity | Sem 2 | |
16:30-17:30 | Deconinck, B (University of Washington) | |
Reconstructing the water surface from pressure measurements | Sem 2 |
Thursday 17 July | ||
09:30-10:30 | Akers, BF; Nicholls, D (Air Force Intitute of Technology & University of Illinois at Chicago) | |
Short Course: High Order Perturbation of Surfaces (HOPS) Methods for Water Waves: III | Sem 2 | |
11:00-12:00 | Fokas, T (University of Cambridge) | |
Short Course: The Unified Transform and Boundary Value Problem: III | Sem 2 | |
15:00-16:00 | Sajjadi, S (Embry-Riddle) | |
Dynamics of critical layer in turbulent shear flows above unsteady water waves | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:00 | Hunt, J (University College London and Trinity College) | |
New results on wind driven waves and negative tsunami waves at coastlines | Sem 1 |
Friday 18 July | ||
09:30-10:30 | Akers, BF; Nicholls, D (Air Force Institute of Technology & University of Illinois at Chicago) | |
Short Course: High Order Perturbation of Surfaces (HOPS) Methods for Water Waves: IV | Sem 2 | |
13:00-14:00 | Guyenne, P (University of Delaware) | |
Boundary element and spectral methods for water waves | Sem 2 | |
14:00-15:00 | Clamond, D (Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis) | |
Variational principles for water waves beyond perturbations | Sem 2 | |
15:30-16:30 | Gagarina, E (Universiteit Twente) | |
Finite element method for nonlinear free surfaces water waves | Sem 2 |
Tuesday 22 July | ||
14:00-15:00 | Okamoto, H (Kyoto University) | |
Trajectories of fluid particles in a water-wave | Sem 2 | |
15:00-16:00 | Hur, V (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) | |
On the Benjamin-Feir instability | Sem 2 | |
16:30-17:30 | Yu, J (North Carolina State University) | |
Waves over periodic topographies | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 23 July | ||
11:15-12:00 | Schneider, G (Universität Stuttgart) | |
Validity and non-validity of the NLS approximation for the water wave problem - Recent developments and open problems | Sem 1 | |
14:00-14:45 | Shkoller, S (University of Oxford) | |
Interface singularities for the Euler equations | Sem 1 | |
14:45-15:30 | Varvaruca, E (University of Reading) | |
Singularities of steady free surface water flows | Sem 1 | |
16:15-17:00 | Groves, M (Loughborough University) | |
Three-dimensional water waves | Sem 1 |
Thursday 24 July | ||
11:00-12:00 | Wheeler, M (Brown University) | |
The Froude number and solitary waves with vorticity | Sem 1 | |
12:00-12:30 | Cooker, M (University of East Anglia) | |
Violent wave motion due to impact | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Totz, N (Duke University) | |
Justification of the nonlinear Schrödinger equation as the modulation equation to the full water-wave problem | Sem 2 | |
15:00-16:00 | Wu, S (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor) | |
On water waves with angled crests | Sem 2 |
Monday 28 July | ||
14:00-15:00 | Tobisch, E (Johannes Kepler Universität) | |
Dynamic energy cascades in the theory of water waves | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 29 July | ||
14:00-15:00 | Kataoka, T (Kobe University) | |
Resonance curves of finite-amplitude gravity waves in shallow-water limit | Sem 2 | |
15:00-16:00 | Grue, J (University of Oslo) | |
Maximum finite depth waves: breaking, kinematics and particle drift | Sem 2 | |
16:30-17:30 | Bredmose, H (Danmarks Tekniske Universitet) | |
Impacts from highly nonlinear waves on walls and substructures of wind turbines | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 30 July | ||
13:30-13:40 | Leeks, J (Turing Gateway to Mathematics) | |
Welcome and Introduction | Sem 1 | |
13:40-14:10 | Dias, F (University College Dublin) | |
A Success Story of Collaboration Between Academia and Industry in the Field of Wave Energy | Sem 1 | |
14:10-14:40 | Doherty, K (Aquamarine Power) | |
Ocean Wave Measurements: The Challenges and Consequences for the Wave Energy Industry | Sem 1 | |
14:40-15:10 | Bunn, N (HR Wallingford) | |
Coastal Wave Modelling: General Engineering Usage and Areas for Improved Research | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16:00 | Jasak, H; Gatin, I; Vukcevic, V (Wikki Ltd) | |
Numerical Simulation of Wave Loads on Static Offshore Structures | Sem 1 | |
16:00-16:30 | Rainey, R; Colman, J (Atkins Oil & Gas) | |
100-year and 10,000-year Extreme Significant Wave Heights - How Sure Can We Be of These Figures? | Sem 1 | |
16:30-17:00 | ||
Open Discussion | Sem 1 |
Thursday 31 July | ||
14:00-15:00 | Ambrose, D (Drexel University) | |
Ill-posedness of truncated series models for water waves | Sem 2 | |
15:00-16:00 | Varvaruca, E (University of Reading) | |
Global bifurcation for steady gravity water waves with constant vorticity and critical layers | Sem 2 | |
16:30-17:30 | Milewski, P (University of Bath) | |
Hydrodynamic Surface Wave Analogues for Quantum Mechanics and Nonlinear Optics | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 05 August | ||
14:00-15:00 | Grimshaw, R (Loughborough University) | |
Changing forms and sudden smooth transitions of tsunami waves | Sem 2 | |
15:00-16:00 | Brady, A (University of Cambridge) | |
Why bouncing droplets are a pretty good model of quantum mechanics | Sem 2 | |
16:30-17:30 | Wahlén, E (Lund University) | |
Transverse instability of generalised solitary waves | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 06 August | ||
10:00-12:30 | Ambrose, D (Drexel University) | |
Initial Value Problem and Vortex Sheets: Analysis and Computation | ||
15:30-16:30 | ||
Forward looking / open problems session continued |
Thursday 07 August | ||
10:00-12:30 | Wu, S (University of Michigan) | |
Well Posedness and Singularities of Water Waves | ||
14:00-15:00 | Nachbin, A (IMPA - Instituto Nacional de Matemática Pura e Aplicada, Rio de Janeiro) | |
Conformal Mapping and Complex Topography | ||
15:30-16:30 | Nachbin, A (IMPA - Instituto Nacional de Matemática Pura e Aplicada, Rio de Janeiro) | |
Conformal Mapping and Complex Topography |
Friday 08 August | ||
10:00-12:30 | Bokhove, O (University of Leeds) | |
Variational Water Waves: on Continuum and Discrete Modelling, and Experimental Validation | ||
14:00-15:00 | Bridges, T (University of Surrey) | |
Modulation of Water Waves | ||
15:30-16:30 | Bridges, T (University of Surrey) | |
Modulation of Water Waves |
Other Seminars |
Seminars in the University National and International Scientific Research Meetings |