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Cyclone separators

 
High speed hand dryers

 
Horizontal axis wind turbines

Prediction of wind turbine noise: modelling trailing edge noise for rotating blades

Jet noise

 
Jet Noise Modelling

 
Physical sources of jet noise

 
Silent Aircraft Initiative

 
Sound absorption: Metal foams

 
Thermo-acoustic Oscillations

 
Towards a silent fan

The aim of this project is to investigate air movement for high efficiency and low noise in the power range used for domestic applications in collaboration with Dyson. The project involves a study of unsteady fluid mechanics, and acoustics and has an experimental and a model component.

Transonic helicopter noise

 
Turbocharger noise

 
Tyre noise

 
Vertical Axis

 
Wind turbine noise