
Monday 16 March, 2009 


9h11h 
Registration (welcome coffee at 10:30am) 
11h12h30 
Review: M. Proctor: Low order dynamo models and the role of
symmetry [Slides] 


12h3014h 
Lunch 


14h14h45 
F. Stefani: Liquid metal experiments on dynamo action and
magnetic instabilties 
14h4515h30 
A. Soward: MHD shear layers in spherical Couette flow with conducting walls 
15h3016h00 
Break 
16h17h30 
Posters: 

N. Berkoff: The anelastic approximation:
magnetic buoyancy
and convection
A.S. Brun: 3D models of the solar global magnetism and dynamics:
recent progress
A. Courvoisier: The influence of spatial correlations on mean
induction and diffusion
C.R. Davies: The electromotive force generated by the magnetic buoyancy instability
E. Dormy & D. GérardVaret: Time scales
separation for dynamo action
L. Goudard: dynamo region geometry controlling
stars and planets
W. Herreman: Kinematic dynamo of inertial waves in a rotating cylinder
A. Ribeiro: An interior penaly galerkin method for the
mhd equations in heterogeneous domains
K. Richardson: Effects of alphaeffect
fluctuations on simple nonlinear dynamo models
N. Schaeffer: Quasigeostriphic waves in the
Earth core
O.M. Umurhan: Analysis of the
magnetorotational instability in a thingap TaylorCouette model

17h30 
Cocktail 




Tuesday 17 March,
2009 


9h10h30 
Review: U. Christensen: Planetary magnetism and dynamos 
10h3011h 
Break 
11h11h45 
A. Tilgner: Variations on the Roberts dynamo 
11h4512h30 
K. Mizerski: Alpha effect in an ideal fluid generated by
magnetoelliptic instability 


12h3014h 
Lunch 


14h15h30 
Review: A. Jackson: Observational constraints on the geodynamo
[References] 
15h3016h 
Break 
16h16h45 
D. Jault: Flows and magnetic fields in the Earth's core interior
as infered from the historical
secular variation

16h5017h10 
L. Petitdemange: Magnetospheric MRI and planetary dynamos /
Linear and nonlinear developments 






Wednesday 18 March,
2009 


9h10h30 
Review: D. Hughes: Fast dynamos
[Slides] 
10h3011h 
Break 
11h11h45 
P. Hoyng: Multiplicative noise in Geodynamo models 
11h4512h30 
F. Pétrélis: Model for the dynamical regimes of the VKS experiment 


12h3014h 
Lunch 


14h15h30 
Review: A. Schekochinhin: Turbulent dynamo and MHD turbulence 
15h3016h 
Break 
16h16h20 
J. Burguete: Azimuthal twist influence on the dynamo threshold in axisymmetrical flows 
16h2516h45 
A. Giesecke: Implications of 3D velocity distributions on the
generation of magnetic fields in the VKS experiment 
16h5017h10 
C. Gissinger: Numerical simulations and models for turbulent dynamos 





Thursday 19 March, 2009
2009 


9h10h30 
Review: E. Knobloch: The magnetorotational instability
[Slides] 
10h3011h 
Break 
11h11h45 
C. Jones: Dynamos in rapidly rotating convecting systems 
11h4512h30 
I. Rogachevskii: Three kinds of nonhelical mean field dynamos with 3D shearing waves 


12h3014h 
Lunch 


14h14h45 
A. Gilbert: Spreading of vortices: closing the stability loop 
14h4515h05 
T. Rogers: On the Interaction of Internal Gravity Waves and Magnetic Fields 
15h1015h30 
E. Buchlin: Turbulent dynamo at very low and high magnetic Prandtl numbers 
15h3016h 
Break 
16h16h20 
M. Schrinner: Saturation and time dependence of geodynamo models 
16h2516h45 
B. Gallet: Dynamical regimes of magnetic field in a spherical kinematic dynamo model: from field reversals to
hemispherical dynamos 




Friday 20 March, 2009 


9h10h30 
Review: N. Weiss: Solar and Stellar Magnetic Fields 
10h3011h 
Break 
11h11h20 
F. Plunian: Deciphering solar turbulence from sunspots records? 
11h2511h45 
F. Rincon: Do Larmorscale instabilities affect the global dynamics of weakly collisional magnetized
astrophysical plasmas? 
11h5012h10 
C. Cambon: Strong anisotropy in rotating MHD flows: statistics and dynamics 
12h1012h30 
Conclusions 


12h3014h 
Lunch 


