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Recent projects

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