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This conference, hosted by Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics and organised with the UK Fluids Network,  is devoted to the discussion of data-driven methods in all branches of fluid dynamics for a range of applications. Contributed presentations  (talks and posters) will be accepted on both methods/algorithms and applications. Abstract submission...

Steven Tobias, Director of Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics and Professor of Applied Mathematics, has been elected to undertake a Rothschild Distinguished Visiting Fellowship in a research programme titled “Frontiers in dynamo theory: from the Earth to the stars”. The fellowship is hosted at the Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, an international mathematics research...

Crucible for Bragg Centre for Materials Research; Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics; Priestley International Centre for Climate Early-mid career researchers are invited to take part in an innovative programme to build your networks across three flagship Centres/Institutes at Leeds: Bragg Centre for Materials Research; Leeds Institute of Fluid Dynamics; Priestley...

The Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics (LIFD) Research Conference Fund contributes toward attendance at conferences. This round of funding is to support a cohort of LIFD researchers to attend the 75th Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society’s Division of Fluid Dynamics (APS DFD). More information about this conference can be...

Congratulations to Matthew Threadgold who is the winner of this year’s LIFD ECR Twitter image competition. You can see his tweet and image here, or below @MattThreadgold  If evaporation is sufficiently strong, salt lakes dry up to leave a salt crust at the surface. Subsurface fluid is forced upward by...

Ventilation and air cleaning in schools is still important with regards to covid, other infections and for wider health. Prof. Catherine Noakes and Dr. Henry Burridge have published a brilliant new article on the importance of air cleaning in schools, why it is an important component for good attendance and...

Competition closes midnight Friday 17th June Each applicant should submit a research image and use two tweets to explain the image and advertise any relevant publications. Specifically, the first tweet should contain the image and a caption for a general fluids audience. The second tweet can contain more specific scientific...

Our monthly spotlight on the work and lives of the researchers from the Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics This month: Joseph Elmes Thesis title: Internal Tide Generation along Continental Margins School/ Faculty: School of Mathematics Supervisors: Dr Stephen Griffiths and Prof Onno Bokhove Tell us a bit about yourself: I...

Our monthly spotlight on the work and lives of the researchers from the Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics This month: Calum Skene School/ Faculty: School of Mathematics / Department of Applied Mathematics Supervisors: Prof. Steve Tobias Tell us a bit about yourself:  I’m currently a research fellow at Leeds working in...

There is an opportunity for the LIFD to support Ukrainian scholars and students affected by the war. Visiting academics, industrialists and students are an important part of the LIFD research and education strategies as they bring collaborations, funding and increased reputation. The LIFD is therefore launching the Ukrainian mobility fund. Visitors...