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Fall Western Sectional Meeting
University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
October 2728, 2012 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1085
Associate secretaries:
Michel L Lapidus, AMS lapidus@math.ucr.edu, lapidus@mathserv.ucr.edu
Special Session on Mathematical Fluid Dynamics and its Application in Geosciences

Saturday October 27, 2012, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Fluid Dynamics and its Application in Geosciences, I
Room 205, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Bin Cheng, Arizona State University bcheng2@asu.edu
Nathan GlattHoltz, Indiana University

8:30 a.m.
A Finite Element Discretization of the Streamfucntion Formulation of the Stationary Quasigeostrophic Equations of the Ocean.
Erich L Foster*, Virginia Tech
Traian Iliescu, Virginia Tech
Zhu Wang, University of Minnesota
(108586186)

9:00 a.m.
Some recent results for two extended NavierStokes systems.
Mihaela Ignatova, Stanford University
Gautam Iyer, Carnegie Mellon University
James P Kelliher*, University of California Riverside
Robert L Pego, Carnegie Mellon University
Arghir D Zarnescu, University of Sussex
(108576231)

9:30 a.m.
Regularizations for Fluid Models with Applications to Geophysical Flows.
Adam Larios*, Texas A&M University
Evelyn Lunasin, University of Michigan
Edriss S Titi, Weizmann Institute of Science
(108576275)

10:00 a.m.
The Importance Of Being Even.
Susan Friedlander*, Univeristy of Southern California
(108576126)

10:30 a.m.
On the continuity of solutions to driftdiffusion equations.
Vlad C Vicol*, Princeton University
(108535103)

Saturday October 27, 2012, 3:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Fluid Dynamics and its Application in Geosciences, II
Room 205, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Bin Cheng, Arizona State University bcheng2@asu.edu
Nathan GlattHoltz, Indiana University

3:00 p.m.
New developments in geostrophic turbulence and its implications for climate modeling and weather predictability.
Joseph J Tribbia*, National Center for Atmospheric Research
(108576197)

3:30 p.m.
A simple closure approximation for slow dynamics of a multiscale system: nonlinear and multiplicative coupling.
Rafail V Abramov*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(108537239)

4:00 p.m.
The Statistical Theory of Turbulent Vorticity.
Bjorn Birnir*, Dept. of Mathematics and the Center for Complex and Nonlinear Science, University of California, Santa Barbara
(10857666)

4:30 p.m.
Advances in airflow hazard detection at the Hong Kong International Airport.
Wenbo Tang*, Arizona State University
PW Chan, Hong Kong Observatory
George Haller, ETH Zurich
(108576223)

5:00 p.m.
Ultimate state of twodimensional RayleighBénard convection.
Charles R. Doering*, Mathematics, Physics, & Complex Systems, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(108576228)

Sunday October 28, 2012, 8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Fluid Dynamics and its Application in Geosciences, III
Room 205, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Bin Cheng, Arizona State University bcheng2@asu.edu
Nathan GlattHoltz, Indiana University

8:00 a.m.
Data assimilation methods for atmospheric models.
Eric J. Kostelich*, Arizona State University
(108586285)

8:30 a.m.
An initial and boundaryvalue problem for the ZakharovKuznestov equation in a bounded domain.
JeanClaude Saut, Laboratoire de Mathematiques, UMR 8628, Universite ParisSud et CNRS
Roger Temam, Department of Mathematics and The Institute for Scientific Computing and Applied Mathematics , Indiana University
Chuntian Wang*, Department of Mathematics and The Institute for Scientific Computing and Applied Mathematics, Indiana University,
(108576140)

9:00 a.m.
Propagation of Longcrested Water Waves.
Jerry Bona*, University of Illinois at Chicago
(108576108)

9:30 a.m.
Boundary layers of the NavierStokes equations.
GungMin Gie*, University of California, Riverside
Makram Hamouda, Indiana University
James P. Kelliher, University of California, Riverside
Roger Temam, Indiana University
(108535229)

10:00 a.m.
The Kortewegde Vries equation on a bounded interval.
Zhen Qin, Indiana UniversityInstitute for Scientific Computing and Applied Mathematics
Roger M. Temam*, Indiana UniversityInstitute for Scientific Computing and Applied Mathematics
(10853572)

10:30 a.m.
Discussion

Sunday October 28, 2012, 3:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Special Session on Mathematical Fluid Dynamics and its Application in Geosciences, IV
Room 205, Modern Languages
Organizers:
Bin Cheng, Arizona State University bcheng2@asu.edu
Nathan GlattHoltz, Indiana University
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