Fluid Dynamics of Sustainability
and the Environment
Ecole Polytechnique (Paris), 1-12 July 2019
FDSE 2017 at Ecole Polytechnique
The academic programme of the FDSE Summer School comprises classroom lectures on fundamental and on applied topics. Different guest lecturers are invited each year to teach selected topics from the wider scientific, technological or societal context of sustainability and the environment.
Afternoons are mainly spent on team projects of experimental and numerical nature. The students are guided by tutors in conducting experiments and numerical simulations.
Lectures of the 2019 programme (subject to change):
|Fundamentals of Fluid Dynamics||Jean-Marc Chomaz|
|Environmental Fluid Dynamics||Colm Caulfield|
|Renewable Energies: Hydro, Wind & Marine||Riwal Plougonven & Alexandre Stegner|
|Atmosphere Dynamics||Peter Haynes|
|Ocean Dynamics||John Taylor|
|Flow Instability||Lutz Lesshafft|
|Solid Earth||Jerome Neufeld|
|Urban Fluid Dynamics||Paul Linden|
|Global Carbon Cycle||Laurent Bopp|
|Hydrology||Jérôme Fortin & Eric Gaume|
|Fluid-Structure Interaction||Olivier Doaré|
|Storm Surges||Xavier Bertin|
|High-resolution Modelling||Christoph Schär|
|The Amazing Meteorology of Mars||François Forget|
Regular social events are planned for weekday evenings. The weekend of July 6/7, including the nights, will be spent in the centre of Paris.