Summer School

Fluid Dynamics of Sustainability
and the Environment

Ecole polytechnique, June 27 - July 8, 2022



FDSE 2017 at Ecole Polytechnique


The 2022 academic programme will be made up of lectures on fundamental and applied topics. Guest lecturers are invited each year to teach selected topics from the wider scientific, technological or societal context of sustainability and the environment.
Core lectures:

Fundamentals of Fluid Dynamics Jean-Marc Chomaz
Environmental Fluid Dynamics Colm Caulfield
Renewable Energy: Hydro, Wind & Marine Riwal Plougonven & Alexandre Stegner
Atmosphere Dynamics Camille Li
Ocean Dynamics Jean Baptiste Sallée
Cryosphere Grae Worster
Flow Instability Lutz Lesshafft

The complete FDSE 2022 program is available here.
Afternoons will mainly be spent on team projects of experimental and numerical nature. The students are guided by tutors in conducting experiments and numerical simulations. The descriptions of the experiments can be found here.