Fluid Dynamics Research Centre
University of Warwick
April 24th: Dr. Nikolaos Asproulis (Dept. of Engineering Physics, Cranfield University)
Hybrid Atomistic-Continuum Modelling ( Abstract )
April 25th (Thursday, 4:15!) Dr Diego Alexander Garzon-Alvarado (Universidad Nacional de Colombia)
Numerical methods for Bioengineering and Mechanical engineering: experiences and applications at Universidad Nacional de Colombia
May 1st: Dr. Xiaowei Zhao (School of Engineering, Warwick)
Aerodynamic Control of Long Span Suspension Bridges ( Abstract )
May 7th (TUESDAY!): Prof. Richard Brown (Science and Engineering Faculty, Queensland University of Technology, Australia)
Sediment Properties, Flow Patterns and Turbulence in an Urban Environment during the 12-13 January 2011 Flood of the Brisbane River ( Abstract )
June 19th: Joseph H. Harris (School of Engineering, Warwick)
On the stability of flows over rough rotating disks ( Abstract )
September 19th (THURSDAY!): a 2-part talk on Drag reduction by bubble injection in large scales.
Dr. Ichiro Kumagai (Meisey University, Tokyo, Japan). Bubble injection system.
Prof. Yuichi Murai (Hokkaido University, Japan) Drag reduction mechanism ( Abstract )
October 9th: Prof. Hugh Blackburn (Monash University)
Computing optimal flow perturbations by timestepping.
October 30th: Dr. James Sprittles (Global Research Fellow, Maths and IAS, Warwick)
Interfacial Effects in Microflows: Different Models vs Experiments ( Abstract )
November 6th: Dr. Vasily Kantsler (Physics, Warwick)
Surface interactions in suspensions of swimming cells ( Abstract )