Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics Launch Event

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PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE NEARLY FULLY BOOKED - Email us at fluid-dynamics@leeds.ac.uk to be added to our waiting list if no places are available on the afternoon or evening sessions.

The Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics (LIFD) is a newly established cross-campus institute in fluid dynamics at Leeds with its roots in Maths, Physics (including Astrophysics), Engineering and School of Earth & Environment, with contributions from the Biological Sciences and Medicine. The institute brings together academics, postdocs and PhD students with external partners to build collaboration, funding and to interact with research councils.

Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics Launch Event

Wednesday 30 January 2019, University of Leeds

Afternoon session

13.30 -14.00 Arrival and registration

14.00 -14.05 Welcome

Professor Peter Jimack, Dean of Engineering

14.05 -14.30 The Fluid Dynamics and MHD of the Planet Jupiter

Professor Chris Jones

14.30 – 14.50 How materials manufacturing depends on a sound understanding of fluid dynamics principles: Polyester Film, a case study

Kieran Looney, Dupont Teijin

14.50 -15.35 PhD Student talks

1 Chaotic maps and transport operators: a dynamical systems approach to mixing, Hannah Kreczak

2 Plasma instabilities in magnetic confinement fusion, Fryderyk Wilczynski

3 Drop Formation in Inkjet Printing, Evangelia Antonopoulou

15.35 -15.50 Coffee break

15.50 -16.15 The influence of the stratospheric polar vortex on surface weather and climate

Dr Amanda Maycock

16.15 -16.40 The interdisciplinarity of fluid mechanics: from academia to industrial collaborations

Professor Nik Kapur

16.40 -17.00 close of afternoon session

Evening session

17.00 -17.45 Reception and posters

17.50-17.55 Welcome from the VC

17.55 -18.00 Introduction to LIFD

Professor Steve Tobias, Director of LIFD

18.00 -19.00 Keynote presentation

Professor Howard Stone, Princeton University


Registration is split into the afternoon session and the evening session, please register for the session(s) you wish to attend. Venues will be confirmed nearer the time via confirmation email following booking. Select 'Register' to choose your sessions.

Further information about the institute: https://fluids.leeds.ac.uk/

PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE NEARLY FULLY BOOKED - Email us at fluid-dynamics@leeds.ac.uk to be added to our waiting list if no places are available on the afternoon or evening sessions.

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