Fourteenth Annual Burgers Symposium

The 14th annual Symposium of the Burgers Program for Fluid Dynamics will be held on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. 


1:00 - 1:15  Welcoming Remarks
Jim Wallace
Director, Burgers Program for Fluid Dynamics
Emeritus Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering & IPST
University of Maryland

1:15 - 2:15  Burgers Lecture: The -5/3' atmospheric energy spectra, and the ultimate limit of weather predictability Fuquing Zhang
Center for Advanced Data Assimilation and Predictability Techniques
Pennsylvania State University

2:15 - 2:50  What fins and wings can teach us about vehicle design
Daniel Quinn
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
University of Virginia

2:50 - 3:50 
Poster Session with Refreshments

3:50 - 4:25  Flow around Eukaryotic flagella
Daniel Tam
Department of Mechanical, Maritime and Materials Engineering
Technical University of Delft, The Netherlands   

4:25 - 5:00 Indian summer monsoon: natural variability or a portent of what is to come?
Raghu Murtugudde
Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Science
University of Maryland 

5:00 - 6:00  Reception