Mini-Workshop on Nonlinear Waves in Fluids

In honor of Professor Mitsuaki Funakoshi on the occasion of his retirement

May 19 (Thu), 20 (Fri), 2016

Research Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Kyoto University
Room 111 of RIMS in North Campus   (Access and Campus Map )

Roberto Camassa   (University of North Carolina)
Wooyoung Choi   (New Jersey Institute of Technology)
Mitsuaki Funakoshi   (Kyoto University)
Tatsuo Iguchi   (Keio University)
Taro Kakinuma   (Kagoshima University)
Takeshi Kataoka   (Kobe University)
Ken-ichi Maruno   (Waseda University)
Yoshimasa Matsuno   (Yamaguchi University)
Yasuhiro Ohta   (Kobe University)
Mitsuhiro Tanaka   (Gifu University)
Hidekazu Tsuji   (Kyushu University)
Naoto Yokoyama   (Kyoto University)
Sunao Murashige   (Ibaraki University)

Ken-ichi Maruno   (Waseda University)
Sunao Murashige   (Ibaraki University)
Naoto Yokoyama   (Kyoto University)

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  Participants of the workshop (click to enlarge)

  *   Intensive lectures by Prof. Camassa and Prof. Choi were held at Waseda University on May 16-17, 2016.

Program   ( pdf )
May 19 (Thu)
  13:00-13:10  Opening

  13:10-13:50  Maruno, K. (Waseda Univ.)
               Title: Self-adaptive moving mesh schemes for Camassa-Holm type equations

  13:50-14:30  Kataoka, T. (Kobe Univ.)
               Title: Three-dimensional instability of internal wave beams

   Coffee break

  15:00-15:40  Camassa, R. (Univ. of North Carolina)
               Title: Mixing and critical entrainment phenomena in stratified fluids

  15:40-16:20  Choi, W. (NJIT)
               Title: Surface expressions of internal solitary waves

  16:20-17:00  Funakoshi, M. (Kyoto Univ.)
               Title: Nonlinear water waves due to the resonant motions of a container


May 20 (Fri)
   9:30-10:10  Yokoyama, N. (Kyoto Univ.) & Takaoka, M. (Doshisha Univ.)
               Title: Weak and strong nonlinearities in stratified turbulence

  10:10-10:50  Tanaka, M. (Gifu University) & Yokoyama, N. (Kyoto Univ.)
               Title: On initial evolution of wave turbulence spectrum

  10:50-11:30  Tsuji, H. (Kyushu Univ.)
               Title: Application of lattice Boltzmann method to nonlinear wave equation

   Group Photo


  13:30-14:10  Ohta, Y. (Kobe Univ.)
               Title: Localized solutions for soliton equations and their algebraic structure

  14:10-14:50  Matsuno, Y. (Yamaguchi Univ.)
               Title: Integrable multi-component generalization of a modified short pulse equation

   Coffee break

  15:00-15:40  Kakinuma, T. (Kagoshima Univ.)
               Title: Numerical solutions for surface and internal solitary waves

  15:40-16:20  Iguchi, T.  (Keio Univ.)
               Title: Variational methods and the Isobe-Kakinuma model for water waves

  16:20-17:00  Murashige, S. (Ibaraki Univ.)
               Title: Generalization of Stokes' decay rate formula for solitary waves