Wednesday, June 25th 2014

Session 4-5:  Equatorial Interacting Scale
                      Ocean Layering and Seismic Observations  (ANR OLA) 9h00 - 12h30

Conveners: Kelvin Richards (School of Ocean and Earth Science, and Technology, Honolulu Hawai, USA)

                    Claire Menesguen  (Laboratoire de Physique des Océans, Plouzané, France)


Kelvin J. Richards

School of Ocean and Earth Science, and Technology, Honolulu Hawai, USA

Layering and shear generated turbulence in the equatorial Pacific


Vladimir Zeitlin

Laboratoire de Météorologie Dynamique, Paris, France

Understanding inertial instability of equatorial jets


Frédéric Marin

Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, Toulouse, France

Intermediate zonal jets in the tropical oceans as observed by Argo floats: A new challenge for theoreticians


Bruce Cornuelle

Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, USA

State estimation and prediction in the bifurcation region East of the Philippines


Breck Owens 

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, USA

Repeat Observations by Gliders in the Equatorial Region west of the Galápagos Archipelago – Preliminary Observations and Modeling Studies


           Coffee Break

             Coffee Break


Claire Ménesguen

Laboratoire de Physique des Océans, Plouzané, France

Layering and turbulence surrounding an anticyclonic oceanic vortex: In situ observations and quasi-geostrophic numerical simulations


Patrice Meunier

Institut de Recherche sur les Phénomènes Hors Equilibres, Marseille, France

Structure and instabilities of lens vortices in a stratified fluid


Paul Billant

Laboratoire d'Hydrodynamique X, Paris, France

Experimental and numerical studies of stratified turbulence forced with columnar dipoles

Poster Session/Buffet   12h30 - 14h00


Stiring and Mixing

Equatorial Interacting Scale - Ocean Layering and Seismic Observations

Scientific breakthroughs in Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions

Session 6:  Scientific breakthroughs in Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions   
                 14h00 - 17h30

Conveners:  Michael Ghil (Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France - University of California, Los Angeles, USA)

                    Gwendal Rivière (Laboratoire de Météorologie Dynamique, Paris, France)


Claude Frankignoul

Institut Pierre Simon Laplace, Paris, France

The influence of the variability of the ocean circulation on the large-scale atmospheric circulation : observational evidence and possible mechanisms


Fabrice Ardhuin

Institut Français de Recherche pour l'Exploitation de la Mer, Plouzané, France

How ocean waves rock the solid Earth: two mechanisms explain seismic noise with periods 1 to 300 seconds


Phillip L. Richardson

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, USA

Proposed Observing System Using High-Speed Robotic Albatross UAVs Powered by Dynamic Soaring


Gwendal Rivière

Laboratoire de Météorologie Dynamique, Paris, France

Eddy kinetic-energy redistribution in quasi-geostrophic flows: implication for the midlatitude winter storms


           Coffee Break

           Coffee Break


Florian Sévellec

University of Southampton, UK

On the predictability of the North Atlantic ocean state


Bunmei Taguchi

Earth Simulator Center, Yokohama, Japan

Response of atmosphere-ocean system to latitudinal shifts of the North Pacific western boundary current extensions in a coupled GCM


Anne Marie Tréguier

Laboratoire de Physique des Océans, Plouzané, France

Challenges in high resolution climate modelling


Michael Ghil

Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France-University of California, Los Angeles, USA

Climate change and climate variability: What do we know?