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 fluids 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 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:
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)

Limits to turbulent transport & dissipation: bounding solutions to equations of fluid mechanics & other dynamical systems
Charles Doering (University of Michigan, USA)

Spatiotemporal chaos
Paul Manneville (Laboratoire d'Hydrodinamique de l'Ecole polytechnique, Paris, France)
Plenary speakers:
Thomas Boeck (Techn. Universität Ilmenau)
Marie Farge (Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France)
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)
Olga Shishkina (Universität Göttingen)
Lennaert van Veen (University of Ontario, Canada)
Michael Wilczek (Universität Göttingen)

Further invitations pending
The registration fee is 75 € per participant, students are eligible for a reduction upon request. The fee is to be paid onsite upon arrival. For registration please email to Ebba Feldmann ( before the registration deadline February 18.

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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