Workshop Details
Electrification of Water Drops and Ice Particles: Though Simulations, in the Laboratory and in the Natural Environment.
08/10/2009 - 08/14/2009
Meeting Description:

Electrified water drops and ice particles play an important role in many natural phenomena. The most obvious example is the lighting that accompanies thunderstorms, tornadoes and active volcanoes. The key to this electrification is the charge separations that occur on the breakup of water or ice surfaces. Here recent advances in experimental and theoretical studies by chemists and physicists on the interfaces of water and ice are opening up the possibility of understanding electrification on a molecular level.

A goal of the workshop is to bring together scientists from the diverse communities of engineers, chemists, physicists, and atmospheric scientists to develop a deeper understanding of the phenomena of electrification in the natural environment.

Meeting Venue:

Telluride Intermediate School
725 West Colorado Avenue Telluride CO 81435

Electrification of Water Drops and Ice Particles: Though Simulations, in the Laboratory and in the Natural Environment. Registered Meeting Participants:
Participant Organization
Allen, Heather Ohio State
Avila, Eldo FaMAF - Universidad Nacional de Cordoba
Baker, Brad SPEC Incorporated
Basaran, Osman Purdue University
Bauerecker, Sigurd Technische Universitaet Braunschweig
Bluhm, Hendrik Lawrence Berkeley Lab
Cowin, James Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Detwiler, Andrew South Dakota School of Mines & Tech
Devlin, J Paul Oklahoma State University
Ewing, George Indiana University
Fierro, Alexandre Los Alamos National Labratory
Hulscher, Ryan Univ. of Puget Sound
Iyengar, Srinivasan Indiana University
Khain, Alexander The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Kok, Jasper University of Michigan
Leisner, Thomas Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe
McNutt, Stephen Geophysical Institute
Neshyba, Steven Univ. Puget Sound
Paesani, Francesco University of California, San Diego
Pfalzgraff, William University of Puget Sound
Rosenfeld, Daniel The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Rutledge, Steven Colorado State University
Saunders, Clive University of Manchester
Shultz, Mary Jane Tufts University
Smith, Scott Pacific Northwest National Lab
Takahashi, Tsutomu Kyusyu University
Tobias, Douglas UC Irvine
Wettlaufer, John Yale University
Wiens, Kyle Texas Tech University
Williams, Earle MIT
Williams, Earle [2nd Reservation] MIT
Williams, Earle [2nd Reservation] [3rd Reservation] MIT

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