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


Prof. Dr. Frits Dijksman Innovative Biomedical Applications of Inkjet Technology
Prof. Dr. Jens Harting Numerical Simulations in Microfluidics
Dr. Martin van der Hoef
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:

Tomorrow, 16:00 – 17:00Master defenseThe dynamical behavior of droplets within a droplet train
Friday May 27th, 14:45 – 16:30PhD defenseDynamics of dissolving surface droplets
Tuesday May 31st, 14:00 – 15:00SeminarJumping on water
Wednesday June 1st, 16:00 – 17:00SeminarGas depletion through single gas bubble growth and its effect on subsequently growing bubbles
Wednesday June 8th, 16:00 – 16:30SeminarExperimental investigation of heat transport in bubbly flow
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Complex Motion in Fluids Summerschool 2016