Dynamics & Thermofluids Research Theme
We are a large internationally recognised group working in the fields of dynamics, tribology, thermodynamics, combustion, heat transfer and fluid mechanics.
Our research has a strong emphasis on the fundamentals and application of advanced computational modelling and optical diagnostic methods relevant to the automotive, engine, powertrain, power, environmental and medical industries. We have extensive laboratory and computational facilities. We have major partnerships with global companies and play a leading role in shaping government strategy. Our researchers have won multiple national and international awards.
Our Research Opportunities
Our PhD students play a central role in our wide-ranging research activities, making vital contributions to the success of the research itself. Find out more about our current research opportunities.