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 TechMed and MESA+ and is part of the Max Planck - University of Twente Center for Complex Fluid Dynamics and the Twente Centre for Scientific Computing.



Prof. Dr. Detlef Lohse
Chair holder
Dr. Martin van der Hoef
Numerical simulation of particulate two-phase flow
Prof. Dr. Devaraj van der Meer
Physics of granular matter and interstitial fluids
Prof. Dr. Ir. Chris de Korte
Medical ultrasound imaging
Prof. Dr. Jacco Snoeijer
Capillary flows and elasticity
Prof. Dr. Andrea Prosperetti
Berkhoff professor
Prof. Dr. Michel Versluis
Physical and medical acoustics
Prof. Dr. Chao Sun
Turbulence and multiphase flow
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Alvaro Marin
Confined soft matter
Prof. Dr. Roberto Verzicco
Direct numerical simulations of turbulence
Assis. Prof. Dr. Richard Stevens
Numerical simulations of turbulence
Prof. Dr. Xuehua Zhang
Surface and colloidal science and engineering
Assis. Prof. Dr. Sander Huisman
High Reynolds number and multiphase flows

Professors Emeriti

Assis. Prof. Dr. Dominik Krug
Turbulence boundary layers and multiphase flow
Prof. Dr. Ir. Leen van Wijngaarden
Multiphase flow, acoustics, gravity waves
Assis. Prof. Dr. Guillaume Lajoinie
Microscale flow, phase-change, and acoustics
Prof. Dr. Frits Dijksman
Innovative biomedical applications of inkjet technology
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Corinna MaaƟ
Active Soft Matter

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 May 12th, 16:00 – 17:00SeminarInterfacial particle transport and aggregation in evaporating water-glycerol droplets: Iridescent Marangoni Ring Formation
Wednesday May 19th, 14:30 – 16:00PhD defenseLarge eddy simulations of stratified atmospheric boundary layers and wind farms
Wednesday May 19th, 16:00 – 17:00SeminarThe effect of buoyancy driven convection on the growth and dissolution of bubbles on electrodes
Wednesday May 26th, 13:30 – 16:30ConferenceBurgers Symposium 2021
Thursday May 27th, 13:30 – 16:30ConferenceBurgers Symposium 2021
Latest news items:

The 10th Complex Motion in Fluids 2022
21st Internation Couette–Taylor Workshop
Max Planck Gesellschaft
Centre for Scientific Computing