2014 EFD Seminars


February 18, 2014
Mathematical modeling of landslide generated waves in a fjord

Dr. Philip Li-Fan Liu
Class of 1912 Professor, School of Civil and Environmental, Engineering Cornell University


January 21, 2014
Emplacement of Massive Turbidities Linked to Extinction of Turbulence in Turbidity Currents

Professor Gary Parker
W.H. Johnson Professor of Engineering and also Geology, University of Illinois, Champaign Urbana


January 28, 2014
Mass and Energy Transfer at the Air-Sea Interface: A description of the recent High Wind Gas Exchange field program

Dr. Byron Blomquist
University of Hawaii, Department of Oceanograpy, University of Colorado, Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, NOAA


March 4, 2014
Does Improving Model Resolution Lead to Higher Fidelity Climate Simulations?

Dr. V. Rao Kotamarthi
Head, Climate Research Station, Environmental Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory


March 18, 2014
Connections in the hydrologic cycle: How anthropogenic stresses impact feedbacks, sensitivity and sustainability

Dr. Reed Maxwell
Associate Professor, Director, Integrated Ground Water Modeling Center at the Colorodo School of Mines, Department of Geology and Geological Engineering Hydrologic Science and Engineering Program, Golden, Colorado


March 25, 2014
Modeling Ocean Waves at a Variety of Scales and Settings

Dr. James T. Kirby
Edward C. Davis Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Professor, College of Earth, Ocean and the Environment, Center for Applied Coastal Research, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware


April 1, 2014
Professor David Kristovich

Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, Head, Center for Atmospheric Sciences, Illinois State Water Survey, Institute for Natural Resource Sustainability, University of Illinois


April 15, 2014

Oliver Fringer
Associate Professor, Environmental Fluid Mechanics and Hydrology, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University


April 22, 2014

Dr. Jae Hak Lee
Director, Climate Change & Coastal, Disaster Research, Korea Ocean Research and Development Institute Seoul, Korea


April 29, 2014

Fabrice Verron
Associate Director, POSE, Physical Ocean Science and Engineering, College of Earth, Ocean and Environment, University of Delaware