3-7 Apr 2017 Paris (France)

PDEs on the Sphere 2017

The PDEs on the sphere workshop is about numerical solution techniques on modern and emerging computer architectures of the partial differential equations that govern weather, climate and ocean circulation. Particular topics of interest include:

  • All aspects of dynamical core formulation
  • Coupling between equations and with sub-grid scale parametrisations
  • Parallel scaling
  • Test cases
  • Equation sets

Registration opens Mon Feb 6 and closes on March 1st. Please note that a registration fee of 120 EUR (tax included) applies. Registered participants will receive by email instructions to pay this fee.


Important dates

  • Abstract submission deadline : Jan 15th 2017 - EXTENDED to Jan 20 2017
  • Abstract acceptance : Feb 1st 2017
  • Registration deadline : March 1st 2017
  • Workshop : April 3rd-7th 2017


The workshop will be hosted by Ecole Normale Supérieure, 45 rue d'Ulm, 75005 Paris, France.

There is no special hotel for participants. A major booking website finds over 50 hotels within walking distance (10 min) from ENS. We provide a list of reasonably priced hotels at https://pdes2017.sciencesconf.org/data/hotels.pdf .



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Organizing Committee

  • Jörn Behrens, Univ. of Hamburg, Germany
  • Thomas Dubos, LMD/IPSL & Ecole Polytechnique / Universite Paris Saclay , France
  • Christopher F. Eldred, LAGA & University of Paris 13
  • Evaggelos Kritsikis, LAGA & University of Paris 13
  • François Gay-Balmaz, LMD/IPSL & CNRS/Ecole Normale Superieure, France
  • Aymeric Spiga, LMD/IPSL & Université Pierre et Marie Curie, France
  • Peter H. Lauritzen, NCAR, USA
  • Ram D. Nair, NCAR, USA
  • Paul A. Ullrich, Univ. of California, Davies, USA

Previous workshops


 We gratefully acknowledge support by École Normale Supérieure and Agence Nationale de la Recherche.

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