KITP Program: Planetary Boundary Layers in Atmospheres, Oceans, and Ice on Earth and Moons
(Apr 2 - Jun 22, 2018)
Coordinators: Baylor Fox-Kemper, Daria Halkides, Brad Marston, and Fiamma Straneo
Scientific Advisors: Stephen Belcher, Julie Castillo-Rogez, Carter Ohlmann, and Jim McWilliams

Time Speaker Title
4/03, 9:30am Baylor Fox-Kemper
(Brown University & KITP)
Brad Marston
(Brown University & KITP)
4/04 2:00pm Brad Marston
Brown Univ & KITP
Topological Origin of Equatorial Waves[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Colloquium
4/05, 1:30pm David Ferreira
University of Reading & KITP
The oceanic boundary layer in models: our (unfortunate) reliance on parameterizations[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/06, 12:30pm Leila Carvalho
Gert-Jan Duine
Boundary layer processes associated with Sundowner windstorms in the Santa Ynez Mountains, CA (Discussion)[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/09, 10:00am Steef Böing
University of Leeds & KITP
LES is More[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/10, 10:00am Leonel Romero
Observations and Modeling of Wave-Current Interactions[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/11, 10:00am Greg Chini
University of New Hampshire & KITP
Asymptotics Tutorial[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/12, 1:30pm Dimitris Menemenlis
Jet Propulsion Laboratory & KITP
LLC4320--A Global Simulation of the Ocean at 2km Horizontal Grid Spacing[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/13, 12:30pm Igor Rogachevskii
Ben Gurion University of the Negev & KITP
Stably Stratified Atmospheric Boundary Layers[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/16 12:15pm James McWilliams
The computability of planetary circulations[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Blackboard Lunch
4/17, 10:00am Baylor Fox-Kemper
Brown University & KITP
LES is More at the Mesoscale (Discussion)[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/18, 10:00am Greg Chini
University of New Hampshire & KITP
Asymptotics Tutorial II[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/19, 1:30pm Scott Bachman
(National Center for Atmospheric Research)
David Ferreira
(University of Reading)
Ocean Mesoscale & Submesoscale Eddies Discussion[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/20, 4:00pm All Participants Journal Club
4/23, 10:00am W.R.C. Phillips
Swinburne University & KITP
GLM to CLG (Generalized Lagrangian Mean)[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/24, 9:30am Zhiyu Liu
Xiamen University & KITP
Measuring (small-scale) Turbulence in the Ocean[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/25, 10:00am Greg Chini
University of New Hampshire & KITP
Asymptotically Damping a Shallow Water Wave[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/26, 1:30pm Amit Tandon
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth & KITP
Boundary Layers in the Bay of Bengal[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/27, 12:30pm Nicolas Grisouard
University of Toronto & KITP
Internal Waves[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/27, 4:00pm Nick Pizzo et al.
Journal Club
4/30, 10:00am Nick Pizzo
UCSD/Scripps Institution of Oceanography & KITP
Breaking Waves & Mass Transport -- pedagogical talk[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/01, 9:30am Tetsu Hara
(University of Rhode Island & KITP)
Alex Ayet
(ENS Paris & KITP)
Wind turbulence over surface waves[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/02, 10:00am Igor Rogachevskii
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev & KITP
5/03, 1:30pm Joseph LaCasce
University of Oslo
On baroclinic modes, without and with a mean flow[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/04, 12:30pm James Brasseur
University of Colorado
Transition in Atmospheric Boundary Layer Turbulence Structure from Neutral to Moderately Convective Stability States[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/04, 4:00pm All Participants Journal Club
5/07, 10:00am Daniel Lecoanet
Princeton University & KITP
Convection and Entrainment in Stars -- pedagogical talk[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/08, 10:00am Dhruv Balwada
(New York University & KITP)
Carter Ohlmann
Lagrangian Observations[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/10, 1:30pm Brandon Reichl
Princeton University & KITP
Ocean Surface Boundary Layer Parametrizations (for Climate Models)[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/11, 12:30pm James Brasseur
University of Colorado & KITP
Nonequilibrium Response of the Daytime Atmospheric Boundary Layer to Forcing at the Mesoscale Best,[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/14, 10:00am Raffaele Ferrari
Ocean Bottom Boundary Layers and Meridional Overturning[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/15, 10:00am Fabrice Ardhuin
James McWilliams
Baylor Fox-Kemper
(Brown U.)
Wave Effects on Currents, Current Effects on Waves[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/07, 10:00am Daniel Lecoanet
Princeton University & KITP
Using Dedalus, a flexible, Python-based, spectral PDE solver[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/16, 10:00am Stuart Bishop
North Carolina State University
The impact of mesoscale eddies on air-sea interaction in the oceanic mixed layer[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/17, 1:30pm Gudrun Magnusdottir
UC Irvine & KITP
Changes in mid-latitude atmospheric circulation in ensembles of climate projections: What role Arctic Amplification compared to other processes in a warming climate?[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/18, 12:30pm Jacob Wenegrat
Stanford University
Potential Vorticity in Boundary Layers[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/18, 4:00pm All Participants BLAYERS Journal Club
05/21-25 Conference: Frontiers in Oceanic, Atmospheric, and Cryospheric Boundary Layers
5/29, 10:00am William Anderson
UT Dallas
Aeolian Boundary Layers on Earth and Mars[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/30, 10:00am K. Shafer Smith
Courant Institute & KITP
Oceanic oxygen and eddy parameterization[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/14 12:15pm Stephen Belcher
UK Meteorological Office & KITP
New Challenges for Climate Science Following the Paris Agreement[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Public Lecture
5/31, 11:00am Luigi Cavaleri
Rain on Generative Seas: What Nature Tells Us[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/01, 12:30pm Marcie Marston
(Roger Williams University)
Carter Ohlmann
Kelvin Richards
(U. Hawaii
Biology in the Oceanic Boundary Layer[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/04, 10:00am Annick Pouquet
Turbulence and waves "but how much mixing"?[Slides]
6/05, 10:00am Kelvin Richards
University of Hawaii & KITP
Equatorial Mixing[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/11 12:15pm Baylor Fox-Kemper
Brown & KITP
Boundary Layers are the Boundary between What and What?[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Blackboard Lunch
6/12, 10:00am Brad Marston
(Brown University & KITP)
Joe Skitka
(Brown University & KITP)
Direct Statistical Simulation of Boundary Layers[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/13, 10:00am Georgios Matheou
U. Connecticut
Large eddy simulation of the atmospheric boundary layer[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/13 6:15pm Sam Stevenson
Megadrought, Extreme El Niño, and California's Climate Future[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Friends Chalk Talk
6/14, 1:30pm Greg Chini
(University of New Hampshire & KITP)
Guillaume Michel
(ENS Paris & KITP)
Reduced Modeling of Stably Stratified Shear Flows[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/15, 12:30pm Juan Restrepo
Oregon State University & KITP
Nearshore Sticky Waters[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/18, 10:00am Eckart Meiburg
Dynamics of Gravity and Turbidity Currents[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/19, 10:00am James Cho
University of London & KITP
Homotopy Analysis Method Applied to Some Boundary-Layer Problems[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/20, 10:00am Leila Carvalho
Follow-up talk: Results of the SWEX-I observational campaign[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/21, 1:30pm Paul Kushner
University of Toronto & KITP
Sea Ice and Snow Influences on Climate[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/22, 12:30pm All Participants Closing discussion

last modified 06/18/18 dme