**PUBLICATIONS
and PRESENTATIONS**

__Articles
published in refereed journals__

*(Shown
in bold are student and/or postdoc co-authors that I personally
trained or helped train)*

**Kacimi, A**., T. Aliziane, B. Khouider, 2011, The Arakawa Jacobian method and the fourth-order essentially nonoscillatory scheme for the beta-plane barotropic equations, International Journal of Numerical Analysis and Modeling, (submitted).**Frenkel**, Y, J. Majda, and B. Khouider, 2011, Simple models for the diurnal cycle and convectively coupled waves, Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics, (submitted).**Kacimi**, A., B. Khouider, 2011, A numerical investigation of the barotropic instability on the equatorial beta-plane, Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics, (submitted).Khouider, B. and

**Y. Han**, 2011, Simulation of convectively coupled waves using WRF: A framework for assessing the effects of mesoscales on synoptic scales. Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics, (submitted).Khouider, B.,

**Y. Han**, J Majda, and S. Stechmann, 2011, Multi-scale waves in an MJO background and CMT feedback, J. Atmos. Sci., (In press).**Saumiers L.-P**., M. Agueh, and B. Khouider, 2011, An efficient method for the optimal transport problem with application to image processing, Computational and Applied Mathematics, (submitted).**Frenkel, Y**, J. Majda, and B. Khouider, 2011, Using the stochastic multicloud model to improve tropical convective parameterization: A paradigm example, J. Atmos. Sci. (In press).Khouider, B.,

**Y. Han**, and J. Biello, 2011, Effect of convective momentum transport in a simple multicloud parametrization, J. Atmos. Sci., 69 (1), 281-302. http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JAS-D-11-042.1**Namazi, M**. and B. Khouider, 2010, The interaction of equatorial waves and a barotropic shear: A potential test case for climate model dynamical cores, Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics, (submitted).**Frenkel, Y****., B.**Khouider, and A. Majda, 2011, Simple multicloud models for diurnal cycle of precipitation. Part I.: Formulation and the tropical ocean, J. Atmos. Sci., Volume 68, Issue 10 (October 2011) pp. 2169-2190 doi:

**Frenkel, Y.,**B. Khouider, and A. Majda, 2011, Simple multicloud models for diurnal cycle of precipitation. Part II: The continental regime, J. Atmos. Sci. Volume 61, Issue 17 (September 2004) pp. 2188-2205 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/1520-0469(2004)061<2188:AMFCCT>2.0.CO;2

Khouider, B., A. St Cyr, A. Majda, and J. Tribbia, 2011, MJO and convectively coupled waves in a coarse resolution GCM using a simple multicloud parametrization. J. Atmos. Sci., 68, 240--264. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010JAS3443.1

**M. Waite**and B. Khouider, 2010, The deepening of tropical convection by congestus preconditioning, J. Atmos. Sci.,**67**, pp. 2601—2615. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010JAS3357.1

**Han, Y.**and B. Khouider, 2010, Convectively coupled waves in a sheared environment, J. Atmos. Sci., 67, 291—2942. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2010JAS3335.1

Khouider, B., J. Biello, and A. Majda, 2010, A stochastic multicloud model for organized tropical convection, Communications in Mathematical Sciences,

**8,**Special Issue on the Occasion of Andrew Majda's Sixtieth Birthday, Part I. pp. 187—216. PDF

**J. Ferguson**, B. Khouider, and**M. Namazi,**2009, Two-way interactions between equatorially-trapped waves and the barotropic flow, Chinese Annals of Mathematics, Series B,**30.**Special Issue on the Occasion of Andrew Majda's 60^{th}Birthday. 539—568. Download PDF (2.1 MB)

**Waite M.**and B. Khouider, 2009, Boundary layer dynamics in a simple model for convectively coupled gravity waves, Journal of Atmospheric Sciences,**66**, 2780–2795. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2009JAS2871.1

Khouider, B. and A. J. Majda, 2008, Equatorial convectively coupled waves in a simple multicloud model, J. Atmos. Sci., 65, 3376–3397. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2009JAS2871.1

A. J. Majda, C. Franzke, and B. Khouider, 2008, An applied mathematics perspective on stochastic modelling for climate, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, 366, pp. 2429-2455,

**S. Stechmann**, A. Majda, and B. Khouider, 2008, Nonlinear dynamics of hydrostatic internal gravity waves, Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics, 22, 407-432. Download PDF (1.1 MB)

Khouider, B and E. S. Titi 2008, An inviscid regularization for the surface quasi-geostrophic equation, Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics, LXI, 1331-1346. PDF(132K)

Khouider, B and A. Majda 2008, Multicloud models for organized tropical convection: Enhanced congestus heating, Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 65, pp. 895--914. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2007JAS2408.1

Majda, A. J,

**S. Stechmann**, and B. Khouider, 2007, An MJO analog and intraseasonal variability in a multi-cloud model above the equator, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. (USA),**104**, pp 9919—9924. Full Text (PDF)

Bourlioux, A. and B. Khouider, 2007, A rigorous asymptotic perspective on the large scale simulations of turbulent premixed flames, Multiscale Modeling and Simulation,

**6**, pp 287-307. Download PDF

Khouider, B and A. Majda 2007. A simple multicloud parametrization for convectively coupled tropical waves. Part II: Nonlinear simulations, J. Atmos. Sci.

**64**, pp. 381—400. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/JAS3833.1

Khouider, B and A. Majda 2006. Model multicloud parametrizations for convectively coupled waves: Detailed nonlinear wave evolution, Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans 42--Special Issue: Atmospheric Convection and Wave Interactions. pp. 59--80.

Khouider, B and A. Majda 2006. Multicloud Convective parametrizations with crude Vertical structure, Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics

**20**--Special Issue: Theoretical developments in tropical meteorology, pp 351--375. Download PDF (862.1 KB)

Khouider, B and A. Majda 2006. A simple multicloud parametrization for convectively coupled tropical waves. Part I: linear analysis, J. Atmos. Sci. ,

**63**, pp. 1308–1323. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/1520-0469(2004)061<2188:AMFCCT>2.0.CO;2

Khouider, B and A. Majda, 2005. A non-oscillatory balanced scheme for an idealized tropical climate model, Theoretical and Computational Fluid dynamics. Part I: Algorithm and validation,

**19**, pp. 331--354. Download PDF (741.2 KB)

Khouider, B and A. Majda, 2005. A non-oscillatory balanced scheme for an idealized tropical climate model, Theoretical and Computational Fluid dynamics. Part II: Nonlinear coupling and moisture effects,

**19**, 355--375. Download PDF (2.2 MB)

Khouider, B, A. Majda and M. Katsoulakis, 2003. Coarse grained stochastic models for tropical convection and climate, Proc. Nat. Acac. Sci.

**100**, 11941-11946. Full Text (PDF)

Majda, A, B. Khouider, G. Kiladis, K. Straub and M. Shefter, 2004. A model for convectively coupled tropical waves: Nonlinearity, rotation, and comparison with observations, J. Atmos. Sci,

**61,**2188—2205. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/1520-0469(2004)061<2188:AMFCCT>2.0.CO;2

Majda, A. and B. Khouider, 2002. Stochastic and mesoscopic models for tropical convection. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci.

**99**, 1123-1128. Full Text (PDF)

Khouider, B. and A. Bourlioux, 2002. Computing the effective hamiltonian in the Majda-Souganidis model of turbulent premixed flames. SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis

**40**, 1330-1335. Download PDF

Majda, A. and B. Khouider, 2001. A numerical strategy for efficient modeling of equatorial waves. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci.

**98**, No. 4, 1341-1346. Full Text (PDF)

Khouider, B., A. Bourlioux and A. Majda, 2001. Parameterizing the burning speed enhancement by small-scale periodic flows: I. Unsteady shears, flame residence time and bending. Combust. Theory Modeling

**5**, 295-318.

__b.
Refereed conference proceedings__

**Namazi, M**. and B. Khouider, 2010, Equatorially trapped waves in a background meridional shear, American Meteorological Society’s 29^{th}Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, Tuscan Arizona, 10-14 May, 2010.

Khouider, B and A. Majda, 2005. Coarse grained stochastic models for tropical convection and climate, Proceeding s of the European Center for Medium Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF), Reading, England: Workshop on Representation of sub-grid processes using stochastic-dynamic models, 6 - 8 June 2005, pp. 151-157

Bourlioux, A., B. Khouider and A. Majda, 2001. A mathematical prototype for the validation of large eddy simulations strategies for turbulent flames, turbulent mixing and combustion. (Where/When) Proc. IUTAM.

Khouider, B. and A. Bourlioux, 1998. A high resolution method for the LES computation of a turbulent- flame interface. Proc. 6

^{th}Annual Conference of the CFD Society of Canada, Jun. 7-9, pp. IX-13 - IX-18.

**c.
Books and chapters in books**

B. Khouider, Markov jump stochastic models for organized tropical convection, (draft)

A. J. Majda, C. Franzke, and B. Khouider, Chap. 3: An applied mathematics perspective on stochastic modelling for climate, in Stochastic Physics and Climate Modelling by T. Palmer and P. Williams (Eds), Cambridge University in Press, 2010.

__d.
Other publications__

B. Khouider, A. Majda, A. Monahan, and N. McFarlane, 2009: Multiscale processes in the tropics, BIRS Workshop report.

A. Monahan, B. Khouider, N. McFarlane, J. Scinocca, K. von Salzen, meeting summary: “Probabilistic and stochastic methods for atmosphere, ocean, and climate dynamics”, Bulletin of American Meteorological Society. 2010, doi: 10.1175/2010BAMS2992.1

B. Khouider, A. Monahan, N. McFarlane, J. Scinocca, K. von Salzen, meeting summary: “Tropical multiscale convective systems: theory, modelling, and observations.” Bulletin of American Meteorological Society. 2009, 90, 379--383.

J. Duan, B. Khouider, A. Monahan, and R. Kleeman, 2007, BIRS Workshop Report: “Stochastic dynamical systems and climate modelling”.

Ph.D. thesis: Asymptotic modelling for the large eddy simulation of premixed flames, 2002, University of Montreal.

__e.
Presentations at conferences or institutions__

**Invited
lectures and presentations**

Mathematics Colloquium. University of Algiers, June, 2011, Algeria.

Metstroem International Confrence, Free University of Berlin, June 2011.

Simple model parametrizations of organized tropical convection for the simulation of the Madden-Julian oscillation, Simon Fraser University, Jan 28, 2011.

*MJO and convectively coupled waves in a coarse resolution GCM with a simple multicloud parametrization.*Mathematical Research Institute of Oberwolfach. Workshop on Mathematical theory and modeling for atmosphere-ocean-science, August 8-14, 2010.*Stochastic subgrid parametrization for tropical convection.*Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics, University of California Los Angeles. Long term program on ``Climate models and data hierarchies. Climate Modeling Culminating Workshop at Lake Arrowhead. June 6 - 11, 2010.*MJO in a coarse resolution GCM with a simple multicloud parametrization.*Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society Congress, Ottawa, May 31-June 4, 2010*MJO and convectively coupled waves in a coarse resolution GCM with a simple multicloud parametrization.*Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics, University of California Los Angeles. Long term program on ``Climate models and data hierarchies. Workshop III: Simulation hierarchies for climate modelling”, May 3-7, 2010.The Madden-Julian Oscillation and convectively coupled waves in a Global Climate Model with a simple multicloud parametrization. University of California Davis, Combined applied math and PDEs seminar, April 27, 2010.

*Bad numerics or bad Models?*Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics, University of California Los Angeles. Long term program on ``Climate models and data hierarchies. Workshop II: Numerical hierarchies for climate models.” , April 12-16, 2010.*Convectively coupled waves in a sheared environment.*Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics, University of California Los Angeles. Long term program on ``Climate models and data hierarchies. Workshop I: Equation hierarchies”, March 22-26, 2010.*Equatorial waves in a sheared environment*. Courant Institute for Mathematical Science. Atmosphere-Ocean Sciences Colloquium, Dec. 2, 2009.*Convectively coupled waves in HOMME*. Frontiers of geophysical simulations. IMAGe Theme of the Year 2009. National Center for Atmospheric Sciences. 18-20 August 2009.*Stochastic multicloud models for organized tropical convection*. BIRS workshop on ``tropical multiscale convective systems”, April 27-May1, 2009.*Stochastic-subgrid models in organized tropical convection: CIN and moisture feedback*. Mathematical Challenges in Climate Science, Lorenz Centre, Lieden, Netherlands, March 9-13, 2009.*Simple models for the tropics*, Conference on modern applied mathematics in honour of Professor Andrew Majda's 60^{th}Birday. Fudan University China. January 19-23. 2009.*A stochastic model for organized tropical convection*, Applied PDE session of Canadian Mathematical Society Winter Meeting, Ottawa, December 6-8, 2008.*Multicloud models for tropical convection: linear theory on a beta-plane and implementation in a GCM*. Centre for Atmosphere Ocean Science Colloquium, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University, November 12 2008.*Stochastic multicloud models for tropical convection*, PIMS-workshop on “stochastic and probabilistic methods for atmosphere, ocean, and climate dynamic, July 21-23, 2008, Victoria.*Equatorial Convectively Coupled Waves in a Simple Multicloud Model***, SIAM annual meeting, July 7-11, 2008, San Diego, California.***Convectively coupled waves in a simple multicloud model,**Canada-France 2*^{nd}*Congress, Montreal, June 1-5, 2008**.**An inviscid regularization for the SQG equations**, Canada-France 2*^{nd}*Congress, Montreal, June 1-5, 2008.**Well balanced numerical schemes for the equatorial wave guide,**Canada-France 2*^{nd}*Congress, Montreal, June 1-5, 2008.**Equatorial convectively coupled waves in a simple multicloud model,**PIMS-SFU Waves in Fluids Workshop, April 25-26, 2008.**Equatorial convectively coupled waves in a simple multicloud model,*National Centre for Atmospheric Research, IMAGe seminar, December 2007.*Large scale convective organization in a simple multi-could model, Poster,*MJO Workshop: New Approaches to Meet the Challenge of the Madden-Julian Oscillation, Irvine CA, November 5-7, 2007.*Waves and instabilities in idealized model convective parametrization*, PIMS Summer School and Workshop on Tropical multiscale convective systems: theory, modelling, and observations. Victoria, July 29—Aug. 3, 2007*Multicloud models for convectively coupled waves: linear theory with rotation*. PIMS Summer School and Workshop on Tropical multiscale convective systems: theory, modelling, and observations. Victoria, July 29—Aug. 3, 2007*Multicloud models for convectively coupled waves: effects of congestus heating,*International Geophysical and Geological Union, 24^{th}General Assembly. Perugia, Italy, July 02—July 13, 2007*Idealized Climate Models for the tropics, University of Algiers, July, 2007**Multicloud models for convectively coupled waves*, SIAM conference on applied dynamical systems, Snowbird, Utah, May 28- June 1, 2007*Multicloud models for tropical convection,*National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder Co. IMAGe seminar May 2007*Multicloud models for tropical convection and convectively coupled waves*, Workshop on Mathematical Theory and Modelling in Atmosphere-Ocean Science, Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, Germany, August 20--26, 2006.*Birth-death stochastic models for tropical convection and climate*, National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) / Institute for Mathematics Applied to the Geosciences (IMAGe) Thyme-of-the-Year: Emerging Mathematical Strategies for Multi-Scale and Stochastic Modeling of the Atmosphere and Climate. Workshop III: Stochastic and Statistical parametrization of unresolved features in the atmosphere and upper ocean, Feb. 26-- Mar. 3, 2006.*Multicloud convective parametrizations*, CMS Winter meeting, December 2005, Victoria, BC*Multicloud parametrizations for convectively coupled tropical waves*, National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) / Institute for Mathematics Applied to the Geosciences (IMAGe) Thyme-of-the-Year: Emerging Mathematical Strategies for Multi-Scale and Stochastic Modeling of the Atmosphere and Climate. Workshop I: Multi-scale Interactions in the Tropics to Midlatitudes: Mathematical Theory, Observations and Numerical Models, September 26-30, 2005*Coarse grained stochastic models for tropical convection and climate*, European Center for Medium Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF), Reading, England: Workshop on Representation of sub-grid processes using stochastic-dynamic models, 6 - 8 June 2005*A simple multicloud convective parameterization for convectively coupled tropical waves*, WTG-FRG meeting, Columbia University, New York, NY, March 25-26, 2005.*Stochastic Models for tropical convection and climate*, Workshop on representing the unresolved degrees of freedom in the Atmosphere and the Ocean, Centre de Recherche Mathematiques (Montreal), March 2 to 5, 2005*A high resolution balanced scheme for an idealized tropical climate model*, Simon Fraser University, Scientific Computing Colloquium, November 12, 2004*Stochastic Models for tropical convection and climate*, Summer School on stochastic calculus, Centre de Recherche Mathematiques (Montreal), August 9 to 20 2004*Stochastic Models for tropical convection and climate*, joint Bishop's-Sherbrooke Colloquium on Analysis and Related Topics, Feb. 20, 2004.*Asymptotic modeling for large eddy simulations of turbulent premixed flames*, Pacific Northwest Numerical Analysis Seminar, University of Washington, Oct. 4, 2003.*A perspective for rigorous large-scale simulations of turbulent premixed flames*, SIAM Conference on Applications on Dynamical Systems. Invited speaker at a mini-symposium, May 27-31, 2003, Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort, Snowbird, UT.*A simple model for parametrizing convectively coupled tropical waves*, WTG-FRG Group Meeting, January 10-11, 2003, Columbia University; also presented at Courant Institute, Graduate Students' GFD Seminar, December 2002.*A new perspective for large eddy simulations of premixed flames*, May 1, 2002. Math. Colloquium, University of Sherbrooke.*A numerical strategy for efficient modeling of equatorial waves and their coupling with tropical convection*, October 9, 2001. Math Colloquium, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.*A combined method of high resolution for the LES computation of a turbulent flame interface*, Centre for Research on Computation and its Applications (CERCA), December 1998.

__Contributed
lectures and presentations:__

A simple multicloud based CMT model for GCMs, Poster, Yanai Symposium at the Annual meeting of the Amer. Meteoro. Soc, Seattle, WA, Jan 20, 2011.

*MJO and convectively coupled waves in a coarse resolution GCM with a simple multicloud parametrization.*American Meteorological Society’s 29^{th}conference on hurricanes and tropical meteorology, Tuscan Arizona, May 10-14, 2010.*Equatorial convectively coupled waves in a simple multicloud model*. American Geophysical Union Fall meeting, San Francisco, Dec. 15-19, 2008.*Convectively coupled waves in a simple multi-cloud model on a beta-plane*, 28th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology, April 27-May 2, 2008, Orlando, Florida.*Multicloud models for convectively coupled waves,*6^{th}International Congress on Industrual and Applied Mathematics, Zurich, Switzerland, 16-20, July, 2007*A non-oscillatory balanced scheme for an idealized tropical climate model, Eleventh International Conference on Hyperbolic Problems. Theory, Numerics, Applications. Ecole Normale Superiure de Lyon, Lyon, France, July 17—31, 2006.**Multicloud parametrizations for convectively coupled tropical waves, 27th Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology. Monterey, CA, April 23—28, 2006.**A simple multi-cloud convective parametrization for tropical*superclusters (Poster), 15th Conference on Atmospheric and Oceanic Fluid Dynamics of the American Meteorological Society (AMS), Cambridge, MA, USA, June 12-17, 2005*A numerical model for the barotropic-baroclinic interactions of equatorial waves,**Canadian Mathematical Society Summer Meeting, Halifax, Nova Scotia June 13-15, 2004.**A model for convectively coupled tropical waves: Nonlinearity, rotation, comparison with observations, and stochastic parametrization of CIN*, 14^{th}Conference on Atmospheric and Ocean Fluid Dynamics of the American Meteorological Society, June 9-13, 2003, San Antonio, Texas.*Numerical combustion via a flamelet library*, Poster, Nonlinear Analysis, 2000. May 28 - June 2, 2000, Courant Institute, New York University, also shown at Math 2000, McMaster University, June 10-13, 2000.

*Large eddy simulations of premixed flames with a rigorous asymptotic subgrid model*, SIAM 8^{th}International Conference on Numerical Combustion, March 5-8, 2000, Amelia Island Florida.*Numerical resolution of a rigorous asymptotic model for the burning speed of a premixed turbulent flame*, CAIMS Annual Meeting, June 11-13, 1999, Laval University (Quebec City).*A high resolution method for the LES computation of a turbulent flame interface*, presented at the 49^{th}Colloque des Sciences Mathématiques du Québec, April 25, 1998, UQAM, Montréal; also presented at the 6^{th}Annual Conference of the CFD Society of Canada, June 7-9, 1998.