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EPSRC Support by Research Area (Fluid Dynamics and Aerodynamics) in Theme (Engineering)

Research areas are used to describe EPSRC's portfolio of excellent long term research and high quality postgraduate training.

Grants are classified using one or more research areas. The number and value of grants listed below reflects how the theme portfolio is described by this research area.

Please note: some research areas will appear under multiple themes. There is no unique, absolute, relationship between a research area and a theme.

Grant TitlePrincipal
Investigator
OrganisationDepartmentTotal Grant
Value (£)
A generalised Fully Lagrangian Approach for gas-droplet flowsRybdylova, Dr OUniversity of BrightonSch of Computing, Engineering & Maths 100,867
Aerodynamics and Aeroacoustics of Turbulent Flow Over and Past Permeable Rough SurfacesGarcia-Mayoral, Dr RUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 350,835
Aerodynamics and aeroacoustics of turbulent flows over and past permeable rough surfacesAzarpeyvand, Professor MUniversity of BristolMechanical Engineering 466,302
Aerodynamics and aeroacoustics of turbulent flows over and past permeable rough surfacesGanapathisubramani, Professor BUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 910,574
An investigation into combined film and internal cooling of turbine bladesPountney, Dr OUniversity of BathMechanical Engineering 101,171
Black Hole Superradiance in Rotating FluidsWeinfurtner, Dr SUniversity of NottinghamSch of Mathematical Sciences 319,511
Black Hole Superradiance in Rotating Fluids (SURF)Faccio, Professor DFAUniversity of GlasgowCollege of Science and Engineering 225,535
Buoyancy-Induced Flow and Heat Transfer Inside Compressor RotorsChew, Professor JUniversity of SurreyMechanical Engineering Sciences 321,057
Buoyancy-Induced Flow and Heat Transfer inside Compressor RotorsLock, Professor GUniversity of BathMechanical Engineering 718,266
CBET-EPSRC: Transition and Turbulence in Compressible Boundary Layers Subjected to Concave Surface CurvatureRicco, Dr PUniversity of SheffieldMechanical Engineering 346,188
CBET-EPSRC: Turbulent flows over multiscale heterogeneous surfacesGanapathisubramani, Professor BUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 489,389
CO2-Enhanced Gas Recovery (CO2-EGR): Multi-Scale Simulation of Rarefied Gas Flows in Porous MediaZhang, Professor YUniversity of StrathclydeMechanical and Aerospace Engineering 373,234
Darcy-scale dynamics of microscopically fluctuating interfacesShikhmurzaev, Professor YDUniversity of BirminghamSchool of Mathematics 445,133
Darcy-scale dynamics of microscopically fluctuating interfacesSprittles, Dr JEUniversity of WarwickMathematics 306,353
Determining the Effects of Competing Instabilities in Complex Rotating Boundary LayersHussain, Dr ZManchester Metropolitan UniversitySch of Computing, Maths and Digital Tech 189,978
Deterministic TurbulenceSavill, Professor AMCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 282,841
Deterministic TurbulenceChoi, Professor KUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 632,255
Deterministic TurbulenceGaster, Professor MCity, University of LondonSch of Engineering and Mathematical Sci 74,693
Distributed Fibre-optic Cable Sensing for Buried Pipe InfrastructureStoesser, Professor TUCLCivil Environmental and Geomatic Eng 371,330
Distributed Fibre-optic Cable Sensing for Buried Pipe InfrastructureHoroshenkov, Professor KVUniversity of SheffieldMechanical Engineering 641,361
Dynamic Dewetting: Designing and Breaking Novel Morphologies of Liquid FilmsMcHale, Professor GNorthumbria, University ofFac of Engineering and Environment 346,666
Dynamic Dewetting: Designing and Breaking Novel Morphologies of Liquid FilmsBrown, Professor CVNottingham Trent UniversitySchool of Science & Technology 314,920
Dynamic Environment Prediction: safe launch and recovery in high sea states: Part of The Launch and Recovery Co-Creation Initiative.Belmont, Professor MRUniversity of ExeterEngineering Computer Science and Maths 577,377
Dynamically parameterising CAD models using sensitivities for optimisationRobinson, Dr T TQueen's University of BelfastSch Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering 595,059
Effect of Separation and Stall on Aerofoil NoiseGanapathisubramani, Professor BUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 653,049
Effect of Separation and Stall on Aerofoil NoiseAzarpeyvand, Professor MUniversity of BristolMechanical Engineering 434,409
Enabling manufacturing of Functional Nanomaterials using SynBioSweatman, Dr MBUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 528,489
Enabling Next Generation Additive ManufacturingHague, Professor RJUniversity of NottinghamFaculty of Engineering 5,852,466
Engineering Photonics: Sensor and Instrumentation Development and ApplicationTatam, Professor RPCranfield UniversitySch of Engineering 1,363,268
Enhanced Multiscale Boiling Surfaces (EMBOSS): From Fundamentals to DesignMatar, Professor OKImperial College LondonDepartment of Chemical Engineering 438,062
Enhanced Multiscale Boiling Surfaces (EMBOSS): From Fundamentals to DesignKarayiannis, Professor TBrunel University LondonMechanical and Aerospace Engineering 569,645
Enhanced Multiscale Boiling Surfaces (EMBOSS): From Fundamentals to DesignSefiane, Professor KUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 536,300
Extending the buffet envelope: step change in data quantity and quality of analysisSandham, Professor NDUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 311,065
Extending the buffet envelope: step change in data quantity and quality of analysisTimme, Dr SUniversity of LiverpoolMech, Materials & Aerospace Engineering 298,587
Extreme Loading on Floating Offshore Wind Turbines (FOWTs) under Complex Environmental ConditionsCampobasso, Dr MLancaster UniversityEngineering 44,275
Extreme Loading on Floating Offshore Wind Turbines (FOWTs) under Complex Environmental ConditionsGuo, Dr XSTFC Laboratories (Grouped)The Hartree Centre 63,391
Extreme Loading on Floating Offshore Wind Turbines (FOWTs) under Complex Environmental ConditionsHann, Dr M RUniversity of PlymouthSch of Engineering 389,691
Extreme Loading on FOWT under Complex Environmental ConditionsYan, Dr SCity, University of LondonSch of Engineering and Mathematical Sci 332,158
Extreme Loading on FOWT under Complex Environmental ConditionsQian, Dr LManchester Metropolitan UniversitySch of Computing, Maths and Digital Tech 353,156
Flow Boiling and Condensation of Mixtures in MicroscaleSefiane, Professor KUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 387,042
Flow Boiling and Condensation of Mixtures in MicroscaleKarayiannis, Professor TBrunel University LondonMechanical and Aerospace Engineering 431,722
Frictional flow patterns shaped by viscous and capillary forces (FriicFlow)Sandnes, Dr BSwansea UniversityCollege of Engineering 658,382
From Kinetic Theory to Hydrodynamics: re-imagining two fluid models of particle-laden flowsBorg, Dr M KUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 412,290
From Kinetic Theory to Hydrodynamics: re-imagining two fluid models of particle-laden flowsDADZIE, Dr SHeriot-Watt UniversitySch of Engineering and Physical Science 391,973
Generalised high-order Eulerian Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics for internal flows applied to flow-induced vibration and nuclear tube banksLind, Dr S JUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 691,208
High-fidelity Simulation of Air Entrainment in Breaking Wave ImpactsMa, Dr ZManchester Metropolitan UniversitySch of Computing, Maths and Digital Tech 253,914
JINA: Jet Installation Noise AbatementKarabasov, Dr SQueen Mary University of LondonSchool of Engineering & Materials Scienc 422,275
JINA: Jet Installation Noise AbatementAzarpeyvand, Professor MUniversity of BristolMechanical Engineering 590,853
Linear Stirling Engine with a Buffer TubeStone, Professor CRUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 551,449
Managing Air for Green Inner CitiesLinden, Professor PFUniversity of CambridgeApplied Maths and Theoretical Physics 4,173,134
MENtOR: Methods and Experiments for NOvel RotorcraftMorales Viviescas, Dr RUniversity of LeicesterEngineering 150,932
MENtOR: Methods and Experiments for NOvel RotorcraftBarakos, Professor GUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 1,199,708
Methods and Experiments for Novel Rotorcraft (MENtOR)Filippone, Dr AUniversity of Manchester, TheMechanical Aerospace and Civil Eng 338,503
Methods and Experiments for Novel Rotorcraft (MENtOR)du Bois, Dr J LUniversity of BathMechanical Engineering 197,377
Methods and Experiments for NOvel Rotorcraft (MENtOR)White, Dr MDUniversity of LiverpoolMech, Materials & Aerospace Engineering 199,498
Methods and Experiments for NOvel Rotorcraft (MENtOR)Prince, Dr SCranfield UniversitySch of Aerospace, Transport & Manufact 193,271
MUltiphase Flow-induced Fluid-flexible structure InteractioN in Subsea applications (MUFFINS)Srinil, Dr NNewcastle UniversitySch of Engineering 575,474
MUltiphase Flow-induced Fluid-flexible structure InteractioN in Subsea applications (MUFFINS)Falcone, Professor GUniversity of GlasgowCollege of Science and Engineering 339,609
MUltiphase Flow-induced Fluid-flexible structure InteractioN in Subsea applications (MUFFINS)Matar, Professor OKImperial College LondonDepartment of Chemical Engineering 748,855
Multiscale Analysis of Complex Interfacial Phenomena (MACIPh): Coarse graining, Molecular modelling, stochasticity, and experimentationKalliadasis, Professor SImperial College LondonDepartment of Chemical Engineering 1,616,110
Multi-scale dynamics at the turbulent/non-turbulent interface of jets and plumesDe Angelis, Dr ECardiff UniversitySch of Engineering 341,314
Multi-scale dynamics at the turbulent/non-turbulent interface of jets and plumesvan Reeuwijk, Dr MImperial College LondonCivil & Environmental Engineering 245,524
Nano-Engineered Flow Technologies: Simulation for Design across Scale and PhaseLockerby, Professor DAUniversity of WarwickSch of Engineering 3,380,740
National Wind Tunnel FacilityMorrison, Professor JImperial College LondonDept of Aeronautics 13,296,938
New Engineering Concepts from Phase Transitions: A Leidenfrost EngineSefiane, Professor KUniversity of EdinburghSch of Engineering 429,353
New Engineering Concepts from Phase Transitions: A Leidenfrost EngineMcHale, Professor GNorthumbria, University ofFac of Engineering and Environment 428,508
Novel Approach to Rotorcraft Simulation Fidelity Enhancement and AssessmentLu, Dr LLiverpool John Moores UniversityEngineering Tech and Maritime Operations 365,698
Novel Approach to Rotorcraft Simulation Fidelity Enhancement and AssessmentWhite, Dr MDUniversity of LiverpoolMech, Materials & Aerospace Engineering 692,318
Novel Integrated Control of Fluid-borne Noise in Fluid Power SystemsPan, Dr MUniversity of BathMechanical Engineering 101,051
Novel Unsteady Conjugate Cooling MechanismHe, Professor LUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 172,612
Novel Unsteady Conjugate Cooling MechanismZhang, Dr QCity, University of LondonSch of Engineering and Mathematical Sci 315,600
Novel Unsteady Conjugate Cooling MechanismLuk, Professor PCCranfield UniversitySchool of Water, Energy and Environment 227,836
Numerical Investigation of Aero-elasticity in Modern Low-Pressure TurbinesRahmati, Dr MNorthumbria, University ofFac of Engineering and Environment 100,881
Optimization in Fluid MechanicsWillis, Dr APUniversity of SheffieldMathematics and Statistics 269,704
Optimization in Fluid MechanicsKerswell, Professor RUniversity of CambridgeApplied Maths and Theoretical Physics 261,160
Plasma Synthetic Jet Actuators for the Control of Transonic Shock Wave Boundary Layer InteractionSun, Dr ZCity, University of LondonSch of Engineering and Mathematical Sci 100,958
PREdictive Modelling with QuantIfication of UncERtainty for MultiphasE Systems (PREMIERE)Matar, Professor OKImperial College LondonDepartment of Chemical Engineering 6,560,538
PRISM: Platform for Research In Simulation MethodsSherwin, Professor SJImperial College LondonDept of Aeronautics 1,612,965
Purchase of Six Component Wind Tunnel BalanceCooper, Professor JUniversity of BristolAerospace Engineering 754,995
PyFR: Towards Industry and ExascaleVincent, Dr P EImperial College LondonDept of Aeronautics 1,080,908
REALiTY: REmoving Allergens with pLasma TechnologYWalsh, Dr JLUniversity of LiverpoolElectrical Engineering and Electronics 221,688
RS Fellow - EPSRC grant (2014):Mathematical modelling of design strategies for membrane filtration.Griffiths, Dr IMUniversity of OxfordMathematical Institute 222,855
Surface-specific Moody diagram: A new paradigm to predict drag penalty of realistic rough surfaces with applications to maritime transportBusse, Dr AUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 257,034
Surface-specific Moody-diagrams: A new paradigm to predict drag penalty of realistic rough surfaces with applications to maritime transportGanapathisubramani, Professor BUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 775,323
The ESA/JAXA JEREMI (Japanese European Research Experiments on Marangoni Instabilities) ProjectLappa, Dr MUniversity of StrathclydeMechanical and Aerospace Engineering 202,696
Three dimensionality and Instabilities of Leading-Edge VorticesSherwin, Professor SJImperial College LondonDept of Aeronautics 449,806
Three-dimensionality and Instabilities of Leading-Edge VorticesGursul, Professor IUniversity of BathMechanical Engineering 423,984
Transition to disordered front propagationJuel, Professor AUniversity of Manchester, ThePhysics and Astronomy 479,041
Transpiration Cooling Systems for Jet Engine Turbines and Hypersonic FlightIreland, Professor PUniversity of OxfordEngineering Science 6,136,938
UK Fluids NetworkJuniper, Professor MUniversity of CambridgeEngineering 811,714
Understanding and exploiting non-equilibrium effects on turbulent boundary layers: Towards realisable drag reduction strategiesMorrison, Professor JImperial College LondonDept of Aeronautics 943,563
Understanding and exploiting non-equilibrium effects on turbulent boundary layers: Towards realisable drag reduction strategiesGanapathisubramani, Professor BUniversity of SouthamptonFaculty of Engineering & the Environment 682,415
UNSflow: A low-order, open-source solver for problems that involve unsteady and nonlinear fluid dynamicsRamesh, Dr KUniversity of GlasgowSchool of Engineering 100,770
Versatile Fluid Measurement System for Aerospace ResearchCleaver, Dr DJUniversity of BathMechanical Engineering 4,918
VLN - Methods and Experiments for NOvel Rotorcraft (MENtOR)Rezgui, Dr DUniversity of BristolAerospace Engineering 527,007

Total Number of Grants: 95
Total Value of Grants: £79,171,835

The grant value may include the cost of access to facilities (these funds are not awarded to the grant holding organisation).