Workshop I: Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics

April 4 - 9, 2005

Schedule


Monday, April 4, 2005

9:00 - 10:00
John Castor (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)

The Radiation Transport Conundrum in Radiation Hydrodynamics.
PDF Presentation

10:30 - 11:30
Phillip Colella (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)

 
Presentation (PowerPoint File)

11:30 - 12:30
Joseph Monaghan (Monash University, Australia)

SPH Lagrangians and consistent gravity smoothing

2:00 - 3:00
3:30 - 4:30
Markus Wetzstein (Ludwig-Maximilian-University, Munich)

VINE - a new N-body / SPH code


Tuesday, April 5, 2005

9:00 - 10:00
10:30 - 11:30
11:30 - 12:30
Michael Norman (University of California at San Diego)

Cosmological Fluid Dynamics with Adaptive Mesh Refinement

2:00 - 3:00
3:30 - 4:30
Mitchell Begelman (University of Colorado)

Simulations of the Intracluster Medium


Wednesday, April 6, 2005

9:00 - 10:00
10:30 - 11:30
11:30 - 12:30
2:00 - 3:00
Juri Toomre (University of Colorado)

Magnetic Dynamo Action in the Solar Convection Zone

3:30 - 4:30

Thursday, April 7, 2005

9:00 - 10:00
Chris McKee (University of California at Berkeley)

STAR FORMATION: PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS
Presentation (PowerPoint File)

10:30 - 11:30
11:30 - 12:00
Paolo Padoan (University of California at San Diego)

Molecular Core Formation in Turbulent Clouds

12:00 - 12:30
Robert Fisher (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)

The Formation of Brown Dwarfs : A Comparison of SPH and AMR Disk Fragmentation

2:00 - 3:00
3:30 - 4:30

Friday, April 8, 2005

9:00 - 10:00
10:30 - 11:30
11:30 - 12:30
2:00 - 3:00
3:30 - 4:30
Roger Chevalier (University of Virginia)

Instabilities in the Aftermath of Core Collapse Supernovae


Saturday, April 9, 2005

9:00 - 10:00
10:30 - 11:30
Gabor Toth (University of Michigan)

The Grand Challenge of Space Weather Prediction
Presentation (PowerPoint File)

11:30 - 12:00
Alexei Poludnenko (University of Chicago)

Fluid Flows with High Degree of Expansion and Contraction