Geophysical and Astrophysical Fluids and Dynamos Meeting

Celebration Event for Professor Chris Jones

Parkinson Building Landscape Photo

Thursday 12 - Friday 13 September 2024

This short meeting will bring together international experts to discuss recent developments in the field of Geophysical and Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics and Dynamo theory (GAFD). It will also celebrate the 75th birthday of Professor Chris Jones, who has made many outstanding contributions to these fields. 

The meeting will be held at the University of Leeds on Thursday 12 - Friday 13 September 2024. There will be a celebratory dinner on the evening of Thursday 12th September.


The themes for the meeting include:

  • Dynamo theory
  • Planetary Dynamics
  • Astrophysical Fluids
  • Fundamental Fluid Dynamics

Organising committee

Andrew Gilbert, University of Exeter, UK
Graeme Sarson, Newcastle University, UK
Steve Tobias, University of Leeds, UK