# Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

Created: | 2017-09-08 13:07 |
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Institution: | Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences |

Description: | Ice is one of the most common materials on Earth, yet it is very different from all other known materials. Depending on its morphology and microstructure, it may behave as an elastic, brittle, viscoelastic or even as a quasi-liquid material. Moreover, ice is present on the Earth in different forms, notably the freshwater ice that occurs in the air, in ice caps, glaciers, icebergs, frozen rivers and lakes, and the many varieties of sea-ice that form in the polar and subpolar oceans. Sea-ice consists of solid fresh-water ice, liquid salty brine, gas inclusion and possibly some other components, which makes it difficult to describe.
The 'Mathematics of Sea-Ice Phenomena' programme will focus upon sea-ice mechanics and thermodynamics, and sea-ice interactions with fluids and solids. Modelling of sea-ice and its behaviour in different situations is a challenging problem that spans several areas of physics and mathematics and has massive implications in the natural sciences and engineering. The programme will advance modelling of ice-related problems giving an appropriate level of physical and mathematical rigour to such problems. This will identify problems that require the urgent attention of mathematicians and physicists and establish a scientific network on ice research with coordinated efforts to tackle existing and future problems. The programme will bring together researchers from different fields to work in groups on modern problems of ice dynamics and thermodynamics, to formulate new problems and models and to discuss strategies for their solutions. The programme also aims to bring new specialists with new ideas and non-standard approaches and techniques to the challenging problems of sea ice modelling. Although the programme is associated with modelling floating sea-ice, other forms of ice are also included where they help with phenomenological and/or methodological understanding of sea-ice behaviour. |

# Media items

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### Media items

#### Brine rejection from sea ice

Worster, G

Thursday 14th September 2017 - 16:00 to 17:00

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Fri 15 Sep 2017

#### Crack nucleation in ice – a historical review and research challenges

Wu, M S (Nanyang Technological University)

Tuesday 5th December 2017 - 10:00 to 11:00

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Fri 8 Dec 2017

#### Ice edge failure process

Riska, K (Total E&P UK Limited, NTNU)

Tuesday 5th December 2017 - 09:00 to 10:00

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Fri 8 Dec 2017

#### A compilation of research and thoughts on the future of sea ice models.

Vancoppenolle, M

Tuesday 12th September 2017 - 09:45 to 10:30

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Wed 13 Sep 2017

#### A different perspective on wave-ice interaction research

Squire, V

Monday 2nd October 2017 - 13:30 to 14:15

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Wed 4 Oct 2017

#### A different perspective on wave-ice interaction research

Squire, V

Monday 2nd October 2017 - 13:30 to 14:15

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Wed 4 Oct 2017

#### A Maxwell-Elasto-Brittle model for the drift and deformation of sea ice

Dansereau, V (CNRS (Centre national de la recherche scientifique))

Friday 8th December 2017 - 09:00 to 10:00

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Mon 11 Dec 2017

#### A new continuum rheological model for the deformation and drift of sea ice

Dansereau, V

Monday 11th September 2017 - 14:00 to 14:30

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Tue 12 Sep 2017

#### A sea ice model with wave-ice interactions on a moving mesh

Williams, T

Wednesday 4th October 2017 - 11:00 to 11:45

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Thu 5 Oct 2017

#### A viscoelastic model for wave propagation in the marginal ice zone

Cheng, S

Tuesday 12th September 2017 - 14:00 to 14:30

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Wed 13 Sep 2017

#### Advection enhanced diffusion processes

Kraitzman, N

Tuesday 12th September 2017 - 16:00 to 16:30

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Wed 13 Sep 2017

#### An anisotropic elastic-decohesive constitutive relation for sea ice

Tran, H D (Vietnamese-German University)

Friday 8th December 2017 - 11:30 to 12:30

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Mon 11 Dec 2017

#### Anisotropic sea ice mechanics

Feltham, D (University of Reading)

Friday 8th December 2017 - 13:30 to 14:30

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Mon 11 Dec 2017

#### Antarctic Coastal Polynyas: Do Measurements of Winter Processes give clues to modeling Improvements and better model...

Ackley, S

Thursday 5th October 2017 - 13:30 to 14:15

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Fri 6 Oct 2017

#### Arctic Sea Ice Thickness Change

Haas, C

Friday 15th September 2017 - 16:00 to 16:20

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Mon 18 Sep 2017

#### Asymmetric nonlinear flexural waves

Vanden-Broeck, J

Tuesday 3rd October 2017 - 15:30 to 16:15

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Thu 5 Oct 2017

#### Atmospheric response to marginal-ice-zone drag parameterisation

Renfrew, I

Friday 15th September 2017 - 14:10 to 14:30

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Mon 18 Sep 2017

#### Bifurcation theory in the context of nonlinear steady water waves

Varvaruca, E

Friday 29th September 2017 - 14:00 to 16:00

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Mon 9 Oct 2017

#### Challenges in estimating ocean surface stresses in sea ice covered Arctic and Antarctic regions

Tsamados, M

Friday 15th September 2017 - 14:30 to 14:50

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Thu 21 Sep 2017

#### Changes to sea ice thickness distribution due to Ice Shelf Water

Langhorne, P

Wednesday 13th September 2017 - 11:45 to 12:30

**Collection**:
Mathematics of sea ice phenomena

**Institution**:
Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

**Created**:
Wed 13 Sep 2017