Waseda Workshop on Theoretical and Computational Methods of Nonlinear Water Waves


An Introduction to the Mathematical Theory of Nonlinear Water Waves


·       Date:  May 16-17, 2016

·       Location:  Large Meeting Room, Building No.62W, Nishi-Waseda Campus, Waseda University

·       Intensive Lecture Speakers
      Prof. Roberto CamassaUniversity of North Carolina

         Prof. Wooyoung ChoiNew Jersey Institute of Technology



·       Schedule

 

   May 16

     May 17

 

 1:00pm -2:30pm

 

Fundamentals of fluid mechanics and free surface flows

 

                   Prof. Roberto Camassa

 

Unidirectional wave propagation and integrable models in shallow water

 

Prof. Roberto Camassa

 

2:45pm -4:15pm

 

Asymptotic theories for nonlinear water waves

 

Prof. Wooyoung Choi

 

Periodic waves and stability in deep water

 

Prof. Wooyoung Choi

 

4:30pm-5:00pm

 

 A meshless numerical approach to spectral wave modeling

 

Adrean Webb

 

Effect of phase modulation on parametric instability of oceanic internal waves 

 

Yohei Onuki

 

5:00pm-5:30pm

 

 On the wave geometry of unstable Stokes’ waves in deep water

 

Hidetaka Houtani

 

Multisymplectic structures and variational integrators

for higher order field theories 

 

Linyu Peng

 

5:30pm-6:00pm

 

 

 

Simulating observed freak waves in deep water near Japan using WAVEWATCH III and the higher order spectral method

 

Wataru Fujimoto 

 

·       Other Speakers:

Wataru Fujimoto (University of Tokyo), Yohei Onuki (University of Tokyo), Linyu Peng (Waseda University), Hidetaka Houtani (National Maritime Research Institute), Adrean Webb (University of Tokyo)

 

Abstract (PDF)

 

 

·       Support:


Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University

JST CREST “Developments of validated numerical computations for modeling”

 

·       Related workshop:


Mini-Workshop on Nonlinear Waves in Fluids, In honor of Professor Mitsuaki Funakoshi on the occasion of his retirement , May 19-20, 2016 at RIMS, Kyoto University

 

 

 

                                                                                                     Organizers  Kenichi MarunoWaseda University

                                                                                                                             Sunao Murashige (Ibaraki University)