Meeting on Bottlenecks for Particle Growth in Turbulent Aerosols

112:028 (Nordita, Stockholm)


Nordita, Stockholm

Axel Brandenburg, Bernhard Mehlig, Dhrubaditya Mitra

A meeting in connection with the project on Bottlenecks for Particle Growth in Turbulent Aerosols financed by the Knut och Alice Wallenberg Foundation.

For questions about the meeting please email the organizers, Bernhard Mehlig ( or Axel Brandenburg (

If you need help with accommodation, please email Elizabeth Yang (

Sponsored by:

Knut och Alice Wallenbergs Stiftelse

    • 9:00 AM 9:30 AM
      coffee 30m
    • 9:30 AM 10:00 AM
      Can hail and rain nucleate cloud droplets? 30m
    • 10:00 AM 10:20 AM
      Relative velocities in poly-disperse turbulent aerosols: simulations and theory 20m
      Dhrubaditya Mitra
    • 10:20 AM 10:40 AM
      Effect of settling on the relative velocities of heavy particles in turbulence 20m
    • 10:40 AM 11:00 AM
      coffee 20m
    • 11:00 AM 11:20 AM
      Numerical simulation of entrainment in a cloud chamber 20m
    • 11:20 AM 11:40 AM
      Entrainment at the cloud edge 20m
    • 11:40 AM 12:00 PM
      Superparticle simulations for droplet dynamics in turbulent clouds 20m
    • 12:00 PM 12:20 PM
      Persistent-flow model for particles in turbulence 20m
    • 12:30 PM 2:30 PM
      Lunch break, discussion, and board meeting 2h
    • 2:30 PM 2:50 PM
      TBA 20m
    • 2:50 PM 3:10 PM
      Colliding charged water droplets 20m
    • 3:10 PM 3:30 PM
      Erosion of planetesimals in gas flow 20m
    • 3:30 PM 4:10 PM
      Discussions 40m
    • 4:10 PM 4:30 PM
      The effect of heterogeneous nucleation on water ice deposition in protoplanetary disks 20m
    • 4:30 PM 4:50 PM
      Fractal dimensions and crossing paths in correlated random walks 20m
    • 4:50 PM 5:10 PM
      Passive directors in turbulence 20m