The 6th Bremen Winter School and Symposium "Dynamical systems and turbulence", March 12-16 2018.
This is the homepage for the 6th Winter School and Symposium on Dynamical systems and turbulence to be held at the Department of Mathematics of the University of Bremen. It will consist of lecture courses, a number of research talks and a poster session. The meeting will take place at room MZH 1470.
The Winter School and Symposium is mainly sponsored by the Collaborative Research Centre
TRR 181 "Energy Transfer in Atmosphere and Ocean" funded by DFG.
Lecture courses:
(Click here for the abstracts of the courses)
Recent advances in the subcritical transition to turbulence
Dwight Barkley (University of Warwick, UK)

Turbulence closure modelling in the coastal ocean: the essential effect of stable stratification on vertical mixing
Hans Burchard (Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research, Warnemünde)

The problem of turbulence: bounding solutions to equations of fluid mechanics & other dynamical systems
Sergei Chernyshenko (Imperial College London, UK)
Assisted by Giovanni Fantuzzi

Spatiotemporal chaos
Paul Manneville (Laboratoire d'Hydrodynamique de l'Ècole polytechnique, Paris, France)
Public lecture:
(Click here for the poster)
How pipe flow becomes turbulent - a matter of life and death
Björn Hof (Institute of Science and Technology, Vienna, Austria)
Tuesday, March 13, 18:00 - 19:00, Haus der Wissenschaft, Sandstraße 4/5, 28195 Bremen
Plenary speakers:
Thomas Boeck (Techn. Universität Ilmenau)
Genevieve Brett (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, USA)
Björn Hof (Institute of Science and Technology, Vienna, Austria)
Ana Maria Mancho (ICMAT, Madrid, Spain)
Juan Pedro Mellado (MPI Meterology, Hamburg)
Francesco Ragone (University of Milan, Italy)
Olga Shishkina (Max Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self-Organization, Göttingen)
Kai Schneider (Institut de Mathématiques de Marseille, France)
Lennaert van Veen (University of Ontario, Canada)
Michael Wilczek (Max Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self-Organization, Göttingen)
The registration fee is 75 € per participant, students are eligible for a reduction upon request. The registration deadline at this rate is Feb 18th. The fee is to be paid onsite upon arrival. For registration please email to Ebba Feldmann (

The participants (especially students) are invited to present a poster at the poster session. Please submit your title and abstract upon the registration.

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