Seminars in 2014


Instabilities of a liquid film falling down an inclined plane with or without a counter-current air flow

By Nicolas Kofman
Laboratoire FAST (Université Paris-Sud, Orsay) – Air Liquide (Les Loges en Josas),

Thursday 3rd of April 2014 – 14:00 / Room BM 5204 – abstract



Optimal streaks in 2D wakes and their stabilizing effect on local and global instabilities

By Prof. Carlo Cossu
Directeur de recherche CNRS, Institut de mécanique des fluides (IMFT) – Toulouse,

Monday 26th of May 2014 – 15:00 / Room BM 1130 – abstract



Too much of a good thing? Destabilisation and mixing induced by stratification in shear flows

By Dr Colm-cille Caulfield
BP Institute & DAMTP – University of Cambridge,

Tuesday 27th of May 2014 – 14:00 / Room ME B3 31 – abstract



Turbulence modeling with the lattice Boltzmann method and other selected topics

By Dr. Orestis Malaspinas
(University of Geneva)
Thursday 12th June 2014 – 10:15 / Room CM 1106 – abstract



Acoustics of liquid foams: resonance, dispersion and shock waves

By Dr Benjamin Dollet
Institut de Physique de Rennes, CNRS et Université de Rennes 1,

Wednesday 23rd July 2014 – 14:00 / Room ME B 10 – abstract