Welcome to the Physics of Fluids group

A chair which belongs to the Faculty of Science and Technology at the University of Twente cooperating in the Research Institutes MIRA and MESA+


Prof. Dr. Detlef Lohse Chair Holder
Prof. Dr. Devaraj van der Meer Physics of Granular Matter and Interstitial Fluids
Prof. Dr. Michel Versluis Physical and Medical Acoustics
Prof. Dr. Jacco Snoeijer Capillary Flows and Elasticity


Prof. Dr. Frits Dijksman Innovative Biomedical Applications of Inkjet Technology
Prof. Dr. Jens Harting Numerical Simulations in Microfluidics
Prof. Dr. Andrea Prosperetti Berkhoff professor
Prof. Dr. Chao Sun Turbulence and Multiphase Flow 
Prof. Dr. Roberto Verzicco DNST professor
Prof. Dr. Ir. Leen van Wijngaarden
Prof. Dr. Xuehua Zhang Surface and Colloidal Science and Engineering
Dr. Martin van der Hoef

Our group is studying various flow phenomena, in particular those related with bubbles. We use both experimental, theoretical, and numerical techniques. Our main research areas are:

Upcoming events:

Wednesday October 14th, 16:00 – 17:00SeminarLarge eddy simulations and modeling of the interaction between large wind farms and the turbulent atmospheric boundary layer
Monday November 2nd, 9:00 – 17:00OtherContact group "Multiphase Flow Fundamentals"
Thursday November 19th, 9:00 – 17:00OtherArago Congres: The Sound of Science
Thursday December 17th, 19:00 – 22:00OtherChristmas Dinner PoF
Friday December 18th, 16:00 – 18:00PhD defenseVapor bubble nucleation, dynamics and heat flux in turbulent Rayleigh-BĂ©nard convection
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