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Kinetic description of wave turbulence H/F

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General information

Reference : UMR7293-GIOKRS-004
Workplace : NICE
Date of publication : Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Type of Contract : FTC Scientist
Contract Period : 6 months
Expected date of employment : 15 March 2020
Proportion of work : Full time
Remuneration : Between 3500 € et 3800€ gros,s depending on expérience
Desired level of education : PhD
Experience required : 5 to 10 years


This project aims at developing solid theoretical foundations for wave turbulence systems and modelling experiments in wave turbulence performed in laboratory by partners of this collaboration.


The applicant will perform high resolution numerical simulations of wave turbulence kinetic equations. He/She will developed numerical codes for this problem.


Applicants should have a good theoretical knowledge in fluid dynamics, turbulence, nonlinear waves and/or wave turbulence. Solid experience in numerical modelling of partial differential equations arising in fluid dynamics, turbulence and theory of nonlinear waves is required. Some experience on high-performance computing (HPC) and/or and use of GPUs will be appreciated.

Work Context

-The work will be carried out within the framework of the Simons Foundation international collaboration project “Wave Turbulence” ( The successful applicant will join the team in Nice led by Sergey Nazarenko (Institut de Physics de Nice) and Giorgio Krstulovic (Laboratoire J.L. Lagrange). The successful applicant will also take advantage of experts in classical and quantum turbulence, magnethodrodynamics, plasmas, particle transport, applied mathematics and computational fluid dynamics of both labs. Thanks to the Simons Foundation, the successful applicant will be involved in an intense collaboration with theoretical, mathematical and experimental groups in France, USA, Italy, Brazil and Russia.

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