Program on Astrophysical Turbulence (April 3, 2000 - June 16, 2000)
Coordinators: Eve Ostriker & Ellen Zweibel

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Time Speaker Title
4/6, 3:30 p.m. Dr. Melvyn Goldstein
The Excitation & Evolution of MHD Turbulence in the Heliosphere: A Review of Observations and Simulations[Audio]
4/10, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Ellen Zweibel
ITP & University Colorado
Astrophysical Turbulence[Audio]
4/11, 4:00 p.m. Dr. Ellen Zweibel
ITP & University Colorado
The Origin of Magnetic Fields in Galaxies
4/12, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Steve Tobias
(ITP & Cambridge)
Dr. David Hughes
(ITP & University Leeds)
Solar Dynamo[Audio]
4/13, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Åke Nordlund
ITP & University Copenhagen
Dynamo Mechanisms: Continued Discussion[Audio]
4/13, 3:30 p.m. Dr. Hubertus Klahr
Lick Observatory
Turbulence, Vorticity Generation, and Angular Momentum Transport via the Baroclinic Instability in Accretion Disks[Audio]
4/14, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Axel Brandenburg
(ITP & Nordita)
Dr. Robert Kerr
The Relationship Between Vortex and Magnetic Reconnection[Video][Audio]
4/18, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Katepalli Sreenivasan
ITP & Yale
A High Rayleigh Number Convection Experiment[Audio]
4/19, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Woong-Tae Kim
(ITP & University Maryland)
Dr. Gregory Howes
Shear Flow Instabilities[Audio]
4/20, 3:30 p.m. Dr. Åke Nordlund
ITP & University Copenhagen
Star Formation and Supersonic Turbulence[Audio]
4/21, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Steven Cowley
Cosmic Ray Propagation and Turbulence[Audio]
4/25, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Grisha Falkovich
ITP & Weizmann Institute
Small Scale Dynamos[Audio]
4/26, 11:00 a.m. Dr. Eric Blackman
et al., ITP & Caltech
Suppression of the Alpha-Effect in Dynamos[Audio]
4/27, 3:30 p.m. Dr. Tony Leonard
ITP & Caltech
Subgrid-Scale Modelling for Large Eddy Simulation of Turbulent Flows[Audio]
4/28, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Jean-Paul Zahn
Dr. Denis Richard
(ITP & Observatoire de Paris)
Turbulence in Differentially Rotating Flows: New Results from a Couette-Taylor Experiment[Audio]
5/1, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Norman Zabusky
ITP & Rutgers
Accelerating Inhomogeneous Flows: Modelling & Astrophysical Applications[Audio]
5/2, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Michael Proctor
ITP & Cambridge
Flux Separation in Compressible Magnetoconvection[Audio]
5/3, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Michel Riutord
Observatoire Midi Pyrenees
Attractors & Asymptotic Spectrum of Inertial Modes in a Rotating Spherical Shell[Audio]
5/4, 3:30 p.m. Dr. Lars Bildsten
Lithium Burning in Low Mass Stars: A New Way to Measure Stellar Ages[Audio]
5/5, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Eliot Quataert
Collisionless Dissipation of MHD Turbulence in the Goldreich-Sridhar Cascade[Audio]
5/16, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Sridhar Seshadri
Inter-University Centre, India
Magnetic Fieldline Wandering in MHD Turbulence[Audio]
5/17, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Edith Falgarone
ITP & Ecole Normale, Paris
Dissipation of Interstellar Turbulence: Observation of Signatures of Vortex Structures[Audio]
5/17, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Norman Zabusky
ITP & Rutgers
Deposition and Evolution of Vortex Structures by Shock Waves[Audio]
5/18, 3:30 p.m. Dr. Carl Gwinn
Physics, Dept., UCSB
H20 Masers Illuminating Shocks in Hypersonic Turbulence[Audio]
5/19, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Mordecai Mac Low
American Museum of Natural History
Control of Star Formation by Supersonic Turbulence[Audio]
5/24, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Scott Hsu
Magnetic Reconnection Experiment[Audio]
5/25, 3:30 p.m. Dr. Andrew Melatos
University of California, Berkeley
Numerical Simulations of Electron Zakharov Turbulence:Scalings, Spectra, and Radiation at the Plasma Frequency[Audio]
5/31, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Enrique Vazquez-Semadini
Small Scale Effects in Interstellar Turbulence[Audio]
6/1, 3:30 p.m. Dr. Peter Goldreich
Interstellar Scintillation and the Inertial Range of MHD Turbulence[Audio]
6/2, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Alex Lazarian
ITP & University of Wisconsin
Probing Turbulence in the Neutral Interstellar Medium[Audio]
6/6, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Mike Smith
ITP & Armagh
Observatory Supersonic Turbulence: Simulations & Observations of Protostellar Outflows[Audio]
6/7, 12:15 p.m. Dr. James Stone
ITP & U. Maryland
Numerical Simulations of Accretion Disks Around Black Holes[Audio]
6/8, 3:30 p.m. Dr. Thierry Passot
ITP & Obs. Cote d' Azur
Alfven Wave Filamentation[Audio]
6/13, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Bill Dorland
ITP & U. Maryland
Gyrokinetic Limit of the Critically Balanced MHD Cascade[Audio]
6/14, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Steve Tobias
(ITP & U. Leeds)
Dr. Juri Toomre
(ITP & U. Colorado)
Dr. Nigel Weiss
(ITP & U. Cambridge)
Turbulent Convection, Rotation, and the Solar Dynamo[Audio]
6/15, 3:30 p.m. Dr. Christopher McKee
University California, Berkeley
The Formation of Stars and Star Clusters[Audio]