(MERI) Atmospheric Turbulence
Prof G Vaughan, Prof D Schultz, Dr D Hooper
6 February 2019
Turbulence is one of the great unsolved problems of atmospheric science. It is present on a very wide range of scales, but the key areas of uncertainty lie at small scales – those which cannot be resolved by numerical models.
Fast ions and turbulence in fusion plasmas
Dr B F McMillan
15 February 2019
Centre for Fusion, Space and Astrophysics, University of Warwick. Research at Warwick University’s Centre for Fusion, Space and Astrophysics (CFSA) focuses on plasma physics applied to the grand challenges of fusion energy, space physics, solar physics, and astrophysics.
Direct numerical simulation of polymeric-fluid flows
Dr D Kivotides, Dr P Grassia
Applications accepted all year round
Polymers and turbulence are two of the most difficult problems in statistical physics. In the past, the study of polymeric liquids was divided in two categories.