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Dr Alex Copley

Dr Alex Copley

University Lecturer (Earth Sciences)


Specialist research areas

Geophysical Flows:

 

Gravity currents

    • fluid dynamics of deforming continents

Topographic effects

    • fluid dynamics of deforming continents

Low-Reynolds-number Flows:

 

Lubrication theory

    • fluid dynamics of deforming continents

 

Stokesian dynamics

    • fluid dynamics of deforming continents

Departments and Institutes

Earth Sciences:

Collaborators

Application Areas

 

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Natural world

    • Geological

Techniques

 

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Analytical

Physically-based

    • Dimensional analysis
    • Scaling arguments

Numerical

Grid-based

    • Direct numerical simulation