8th MHD Days, Potsdam, Germany – preliminary programme. Lecture hall of the Schwarzschild building, AIP

Time

Nov 28, 2005

I Dynamos


Time

Nov 29, 2005

II Experiments/Observations


Time

Nov 29, 2005

III Simulations

13:00

Registration

09:00

G. Valori

Extrapolation of coronal magnetic fields from photospheric measuremnts

13:30

W.-C. Müller

The interplay of kinetic and magnetic energy in magnetohydrodynamic turbulence

14:00

K. Strassmeier

Welcome

09:15

S. Mukherjee

Star-Sun earth environment connection

13:45

A. Podgorny

3D MHD simulation of energy accumulation for solar flare using photospheric magnetic maps

14:15

L. Kitchatinov

Hartmann layer model for the solar tachocline

09:30

B. Hnat

Compressibility in the solar wind

14:30

E. Forgács-Dajka

The dynamo field in the turbulent tachocline

14:00

G. Dubey

Simulation of CMEs with flux emergence trigger mechanism

09:45

J.-F. Pinton

Induction in von Karman flows of gallium and sodium

14:45

A. Tilgner

Precession driven dynamos

14:15

R. Piontek

MRI driven turbulence in the ISM

10:00

C. Forest

Magnetic fields induced in the Madison Dynamo Experiment

15:00

F. Stefani

Reversals made simple

14:30

D. Marik

Numerical study of 3D MHD turbulence

15:15

R. Arlt

Magnetic tachocline stability

10:15

A. Gailitis

Last data from Riga Dynamo experiment

14:45

A. Giesecke

Geodynamo α-effect and the reversal problem

15:30

B. Major

Statistical study of sunspots and sunspot groups

10:30

Break

15:00

Break

11:00

D. Carati: The COST action

15:45

R. Cameron

Strong field non-linear dynamos

15:30

M. Mond

Hall MHD waves and instabilities

11:05

L. Bühler

Experimental investigations of MHD flows in a sudden expansion at high Hartmann numbers

16:00

–— Break —

15:45

M. Kinet

Anisotropy of transport properties in magnetohydrodynamic turbulent flows.

16:30

D. Elstner

Flip-flop dynamo models and their limitations

11:20

Y. Kolesnikov, E Zienicke

Liquid metal channel flow under the influence of an inhomogeneous magnetic field: experimental and numerical studies

16:45

M. Küker

Funnel flows in T Tauri star systems

16:00

L. Rezzolla

The exact solution of the Riemann problem in relativistic MHD

17:00

J. Léorat

A new finite element code for fluid dynamos

11:35

T. Gundrum

Contactless inductive flow tomography experiments with liquid metals

16:15

V. Dousset

Numerical simulations of a cylinder wake under an imposed magnetic field

17:15

P. Käpylä

Convective alpha-effect in the rapid rotation regime from local numerical models

11:50

T. Boeck

Numerical study of magnetohydrodynamic turbulence in channel flow

16:30

B. Kliem

Modelling solar eruptions as kink-unstable flux ropes

17:30

F. Feudel

The mechanism of mode interactions in a relatively low-dimensional dynamo model

12:05

G. Rüdiger

PROMISE



17:00

COST action (Seminar room next to the lecture hall)

17:45

H. Harder

Finite volume simulations of the geodynamo

12:20

Lunch







18:45

W. Boar + beer







Poster presentations: R. Avalos-Zuniga, J. Brestensky et al., S. Järvinen, H. Korhonen, R. Kosiński, G. Marschalkó, D. Skandera, M. Xu