Conferences - Seminars

17JAN
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The MARVEL Junior Seminars aim at intensifying interactions between the MARVEL Junior scientists belonging to different research groups (i.e. PhD & Postdocs either directly funded by the NCCR, or as a matching contribution). The EPFL community interested in MARVEL research topics is very welcome to attend. Each seminar consists of two 25-minute presentations, followed by ... Read more about "MARVEL January Junior Seminars"
By Max Veit (EPFL, COSMO) & Predrag Andric (EPFL, LAMMM) 
17JAN
  14:30-15:30 PPB 019

Magnetic reconnection has long been hypothesized to be a key ingredient of magnetized plasma turbulence, but a theory of how it might occur had been lacking. Recent analytical works [Loureiro17a, Mallet17a, Boldyrev17] have revisited the current understanding of Alfvénic turbulence, concluding that reconnection must inevitably become important in the inertial range, at the scale where ... Read more about "The role of reconnection in magnetized turbulence"
By Prof. Nuno F.G. Loureiro
Dept. of Nuclear Science and ...