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. Jacco Snoeijer Capillary Flows and Elasticity
Prof. Dr. Michel Versluis Physical and Medical Acoustics
Assistant Prof. Dr. Álvaro Marín Microfluidics, Drops, Microparticles
Dr. Richard Stevens Numerical Simulations of Turbulence


Prof. Dr. Frits Dijksman Innovative Biomedical Applications of Inkjet Technology
Prof. Dr. Jens Harting Numerical Simulations in Microfluidics
Dr. Martin van der Hoef Numerical simulation of particulate two-phase flow
Prof. Dr. Ir. Chris de Korte Medical Ultrasound Imaging
Prof. Dr. Andrea Prosperetti Berkhoff professor 
Prof. Dr. Chao Sun Turbulence and Multiphase Flow
Prof. Dr. Roberto Verzicco Direct Numerical Simulations of Turbulence
Prof. Dr. Ir. Leen van Wijngaarden
Prof. Dr. Xuehua Zhang Surface and Colloidal Science and Engineering

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 26th, 16:00 – 17:00Seminartba
Monday October 31st, 14:00 – 15:00Master defenseResearch into the effect of the bulk viscosity on acoustic droplet vaporization
Wednesday November 2nd, 16:00 – 17:00Seminartba
Thursday November 3rd, 9:00 – 17:00ConferenceMIRA Day 2016
Friday November 4th, 14:00 – 15:00Master defenseThe role of surfactants in delayed coalsescence of sessile drops
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