Lorentz Center - Physics of Mixing from 24 Jan 2011 through 28 Jan 2011
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    Physics of Mixing
    from 24 Jan 2011 through 28 Jan 2011

 

Program

 

Registration: 3rd floor Oort Building

 

Lectures are in room 201 of the Huygens building unless specified otherwise

Keynote lectures: 50 minutes presentation and 10 minutes discussion

Invited lectures: 25 minutes presentation and 5 minutes discussion

Contributed lectures: 17 minutes presentation and 3 minutes discussion

Poster session: corridor of Lorentz Center, posters remain on display for the duration of the workshop

 

Theme 1: Mathematical concepts for mixing and chaotic advection

Theme 2: Mixing and chaotic advection in viscous flows and microfluidics

Theme 3: Mixing and chaotic advection in environmental and natural systems

 

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Monday January 24, 2011

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09:00 - 09:45            Registration (office assignment) and coffee

 

09:45 - 10:45            Welcome and practical introduction by Lorentz Center manager

                                    Mieke Schutte

10:45 - 11:00            Welcome by Scientific Organizers

11:00 - 12:00            Keynote lecture “Flow Kinematics, Dynamical Systems Theory,

                                    and Fluid Mixing” Hassan Aref

 

12:00 - 14:00            Lunchbreak@Gorlaeus Restaurant

 

14:00 - 15:00            Keynote lecture “Topological Methods for Stirring and Mixing”,

                                    Jean-Luc Thiffeault

15:00 - 15:30            Coffee/tea break

15:30 - 16:00            Invited lecture “Topological chaos and periodic braiding of

                                    almost-cyclic sets” Mark Stremler

16:00 – 16:30           Invited lecture “Mixing by cutting and shuffling” Rob Sturman

 

16:30 - 18:00            Wine & Cheese party in the common room

 

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Tuesday January 25, 2011

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09:30 - 10:30            Keynote lecture “Stochastic Dynamics and active Processes in 

                                    open chaotic Flows” Alessandro Moura

10:30 - 11:00            Coffee/tea break

11:00 - 11:30            Invited lecture “Mixing and vesicle transport due to ‘whirling’ cilia

                                    in the embryonic node” John Blake

11:30 - 12:00            Invited lecture “The Lagrangian structure of time dependent non-

                                    periodic flows” Ana Mancho

 

12:00 - 14:00            Lunchbreak@Gorlaeus Restaurant

 

14.00 - 15.30            Informal discussions

15:30 - 16:30            Keynote lecture “Three Stories from the Commercialization of

                                    Chaos” Guy Metcalfe

16:30 - 17:00            Coffee/tea break

17:00 - 17:20            Contributed lecture “Structure of 3D chaotic transport in a

                                    tumbled granular flow in a sphere” Ivan Christov

17:20 - 17:40            Contributed lecture “Coherent structures in a time-periodic

                                    viscous mixing flow” Jemil Znaien

17:40 - 18:00            Contributed lecture “Quantifying transport in transitory

                                    dynamical systems” Brock Mosovsky

 

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Wednesday January 26, 2011

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09:30 - 10:30            Keynote lecture "Koopman Operator and Mixing in Fluids:

                                    Visualization, Mode Decomposition and Diagnostics" Igor Mezic

10:30 - 11:00            Coffee/tea break

11:00 - 11:30            Invited lecture “Chaotic advection in prototype mixing flows by

                                    rigid particles” Patrick Anderson

11:30 - 12:00            Invited lecture “Application of chaotic advection for thermal

                                    mixing of highly viscous fluids” Yves Le Guer

 

12:00 - 14:00            Lunchbreak@Gorlaeus Restaurant

 

14:00 - 15:00            Keynote lecture “Microfluidic Mixing: Where do we stand?”,

                                    Patrick Tabeling

15:00 - 15:30            Coffee/tea break

15.30 - 16.00            Invited lecture “Mixing by the electroosmotic flows in a

                                    rectangular cavity” Slava Meleshko

16.00 - 16.30            Invited lecture “Speed of mixing in 2-D rod-stirring chaotic-

                                    advection protocols” Emmanuelle Gouillart

 

16:30 - 17:00            Bus transfer to Zijldijk Leiderdorp (Zijldijk nr. 30). Bus will be at the

                                    side of the building at 16:15hrs and leave at 16:30hrs.

17:00 - 21:00            Workshop dinner @ Groene Hart Cruises

                                    Menu - sign up here

 

 

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Thursday January 27, 2011

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09:30 - 10:30            Keynote lecture “Chaotic Lagrangian Transport and Mixing in 

                                    incompressible unsteady 3D flows” Oreste Piro

10:30 - 11:00            Coffee/tea break

11:00 - 11:30            Invited lecture “Mixing within cells” Idan Tuval

11:30 - 12:00            Invited lecture “The interplay of hydrodynamic mixing and

                                    plankton growth in the wake of an island” Ulrike Feudel

 

 

12:00 - 14:00            Lunchbreak@Gorlaeus Restaurant

 

14:00 - 15:30            Informal discussions

15.30 - 16.00            Invited lecture “Robust perfectly mixing 3D fluid flows” Robert MacKay

16.00 - 16.30            Invited lecture “Resonances and mixing in near-integrable Stokes

                                    flowsDmitri Vainchtein

16:30 - 17:00            Coffee/tea break

17.00 - 17.20            Contributed lecture “Mixing in time-interleaved sequential

                                    micromixersFabio Garofalo

17.20 - 17.40            Contributed lecture “Mixing and transport across a meandering

                                    oceanic current” Tanya Krasnopolskaya

 

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Friday January 28, 2011

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09:00 - 10:00            Keynote lecture “The Architecture of Random Mixtures”  

                                    Emmanuel Villermaux

10:00 - 10:30            Coffee/tea break

10:30 - 11:00            Invited lecture “Advection-diffusion equations on the torus: from

                                    mixing in closed bounded systems to dispersion in unbounded

                                    periodic media” Stefano Cerbelli

11:00 - 11:30            Invited lecture “Synchronization and collective dynamics in a

                                    carpet of microfluidic rotors” Ramin Golestanian

11:30 - 11:45            Coffee/tea break

11:45 - 12:15            Closing lecture: Hassan Aref

12:15 - 12:30            Closure by the organizers

 

12:30                          Concluding lunch@Gorlaeus Restaurant

 

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