8^{th} 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 StarSun 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. ForgácsDajka 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 αeffect 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 nonlinear dynamos 

15:30 
M. Mond Hall MHD waves and instabilities 

11:05 
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 Flipflop 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 
Convective alphaeffect 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 kinkunstable flux ropes 

17:30 
F. Feudel The mechanism of mode interactions in a relatively lowdimensional 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. AvalosZuniga, J. Brestensky et al., S. Järvinen, H. Korhonen, R. Kosiński, G. Marschalkó, D. Skandera, M. Xu