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Low-Reynolds-number Flows

People specializing in this area

Academic/PI

Dr Silvana Cardoso

 

Hele-Shaw flows

    • laboratory experiments and models of reacting flows

Porous media

    • laboratory experiments and models of reacting flows

Dr Pietro Cicuta

 

Stokesian dynamics

    • Oseen tensor and other descriptions of coupling between moving objects at low Re in collection to motile cilia synchronisation

Dr Alex Copley

 

Lubrication theory

    • fluid dynamics of deforming continents

 

Stokesian dynamics

    • fluid dynamics of deforming continents

Dr Otti Croze

 

Porous media

    • migration of bacterial populations in porous media

Prof Daan Frenkel

 

Porous media

    • dispersion in porous media (old)

Prof Ray Goldstein

 

Slender-body theory

    • filament dynamics, buckling in flow

Dr Ulrich Keyser

 

Porous media

    • particle transport though porous media

Prof Alexei Lapkin

 

Porous media

    • flow, diffusion and reaction in porous media and in structured solids

Dr Eric Lauga

 

Boundary integral methods

    • mostly for locomotion

Lubrication theory

    • flows in small devices

Slender-body theory

    • low-Re locomotion of cells; flows due to biological filaments

Dr Jerome Neufeld

 

Porous media

    • miscible and immiscible, buoyancy and pressure driven flows

Dr Alex Routh

 

Lubrication theory

Porous media

    • flow of polymers in porous media for enhanced oil recovery (EOR)

Prof Paul Tucker

 

Lubrication theory

    • hydrodynamics of journal bearings

Research Staff

Dr Chris Richardson

 

Hele-Shaw flows

    • numerical modelling

Porous media

    • numerical modelling