Physics of Fluids

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
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Chao Sun Turbulence and Multiphase Flow 


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. Roberto Verzicco DNST professor
Prof. Dr. Ir. Leen van Wijngaarden
Dr. Martin van der Hoef
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 29th, 16:00 – 17:00SeminarMicro-droplet impact for live cell deposition and pure-metal printing + A new view on droplet impact: where does the energy go?
Monday November 3rd, 16:00Master defenseEffects of boundary variations on Rayleigh-BĂ©nard convection
Wednesday November 12th, 16:00 – 17:00SeminarSpreading of volatile droplets containing non-ionic polyoxyethylene alkyl ether surfactants: Correlative relationships between spreading parameters and properties of surfactants and surfaces
Wednesday November 19th, 16:00 – 17:00Master defenseExplosive Boiling in Open Capillaries
Sunday November 23rd – Tuesday November 25thConferenceAPS DFD
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