Work with us

LIFD provides an exciting, interdisciplinary environment for researchers. We are keen to enable scholars from around the world to work with us in Leeds as a visiting researcher, join us with a funded research fellowship or collaborate in organising a conference, meeting or summer school.

Visiting Researchers in LIFD

Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics provides an exciting, interdisciplinary environment for researchers. We aim to enable scholars from around the world to spend time in Leeds working alongside our academic and research staff, and engaging with our postgraduate student community. We have a number of routes to become a visiting researcher with LIFD.

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Academic Fellowships in LIFD

Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics (LIFD) provides an exciting, interdisciplinary environment for researchers. We are keen to support scholars from around the world who are interested in applying for an externally funded fellowship to join the University of Leeds.

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Research and Innovation Events with LIFD

Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics provides an exciting, interdisciplinary environment for researchers. We offer a wide programme of seminars, lectures, conferences and training events aimed at both academic and industry audiences including:

  • The LIFD annual lecture
  • Summer schools
  • The LIFD Research Programme
  • The LIFD Colloquia series
  • A diverse range of fluids seminar programmes
  • Industry and end-user engagement events

LIFD aims to work with the international fluids community to provide leading conferences, meetings, workshops and summer schools, and we are keen to discuss proposals to collaborate with LIFD to host events at Leeds.

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Industry and End-User Partnerships

Partnerships with industry and end-users are critical across our research portfolio, enabling definition of relevant research projects and facilitating impact into guidance, policy and practice. We use industry facing study groups, workshops and sandpit events to explore challenges, and we have a range of mechanisms for collaborative working with external partners, offering different timescales, costs and complexity.

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