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Session R7: Geophysical: General VI

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Chair: John Taylor, University of Cambridge
Room: 24C


Tuesday, November 20, 2012
1:00PM - 1:13PM

R7.00001: Mixing efficiency of turbulent stratified flows: Not all flows are created equal
Alberto Scotti , Brian White

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Tuesday, November 20, 2012
1:13PM - 1:26PM

R7.00002: Instability Mechanisms in a Stratified and Rotating Shear Layer with Horizontal Shear
Eric Arobone , Sutanu Sarkar

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Tuesday, November 20, 2012
1:26PM - 1:39PM

R7.00003: Transition in Energy Spectra and Vortex Structures in Stably Stratified Turbulence
Yoshifumi Kimura , Jackson Herring

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Tuesday, November 20, 2012
1:39PM - 1:52PM

R7.00004: Large Eddy Simulations of Kelvin-Helmholtz Instabilities in Stratified Ocean Flows
Dana Brown , Louis Goodman , Mehdi Raessi

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Tuesday, November 20, 2012
1:52PM - 2:05PM

R7.00005: Instabilities of pancake vortices modelled by rotating ellipsoids in a stratified fluid
Patrice Meunier

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Tuesday, November 20, 2012
2:05PM - 2:18PM

R7.00006: Unstable modes of a sheared pycnocline above a stratified layer
Scott Wunsch , Kurt Keller

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Tuesday, November 20, 2012
2:18PM - 2:31PM

R7.00007: Inertial instability of oceanic submesoscale vortices: linear analysis, marginal stability criterion and laboratory experiments
Ayah Lazar , Alexandre Stegner , Eyal Heifetz

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Tuesday, November 20, 2012
2:31PM - 2:44PM

R7.00008: The Easily Excitable Baroclinic Critical Layers in Rotating, Horizontally Shearing, Vertically Stratified Flows and Their Roll-up into Vortices
Philip Marcus , Suyang Pei , Chung-Hsiang Jiang , Pedram Hassanzadeh

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Tuesday, November 20, 2012
2:44PM - 2:57PM

R7.00009: Self-Similar, Self-Replicating, Critical Layers and Vortices in Rotating, Horizontally Shearing, Vertically-Stratified Flows
Suyang Pei , Chung-Hsiang Jiang , Philip Marcus , Pedram Hassanzadeh

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Tuesday, November 20, 2012
2:57PM - 3:10PM

R7.00010: Turbulence, submesoscales, and the spin down of ocean fronts
John Taylor

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