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Nowcasting with Artificial Intelligence for African Rainfall: NAIAR


A group of Leeds researchers has won funding to create new methods to forecast tropical storms, using Artificial Intelligence (AI). The Nowcasting with Artificial Intelligence for African Rainfall project (NAIAR) project aims to use new digital solutions to create 0 to 6 hour predictions – “nowcasting” – for tropical storms, using satellite data. The methods...

Gabor Medal 2023 Winner


The Gabor Medal 2023 was awarded to CDT Co-Director, Professor Catherine Noakes OBE FREng for her pioneering contributions to infection risk modelling and her exceptional leadership in the field through ground-breaking research and a multidisciplinary approach. The Gabor Medal is now awarded annually for distinction of interdisciplinary work between the life sciences with other disciplines....

Summer graduation 2023


Congratulations to our most recent graduates from the CDT! All the hard work paid off! See below for a list of students at graduation, and what they are up to now. Damilola Adekanye - Data Scientist, First Light Fusion Foteini Zagklavara - Operations Machine Learning Engineer, Air Products Joe Myers Hill - EPSRC postdoctoral fellowship,...

Fluids Photo competition for Schools – the winners!


PhD researchers Emily Butler and Yatin Darbar from the CDT in Fluid Dynamics invited school children of all ages around the country to capture the breadth and beauty of the fluid dynamics they see all around them for a chance to win some great prizes!  This year students were asked to submit a photograph, a...

MSc team project students publication


Congratulations to our students on the publication of a journal paper from their MSc team project! "On the near-field interaction of vertically offset turbulent plumes" with external mentor from the Met Office (student authors Megan Richards, Seun Coker, Jose I. L. Florido, Rhiannon Nicholls) Abstract: The flow in and around a pair of plumes from...

CDT students running KS3 photography competition


📷 PHOTO COMPETITION 📷 DEADLINE EXTENDED Fluid Dynamics students at University of Leeds are hosting a photography competition for schools, inviting Key Stage 2 and 3 children to send a photo, video, or collage of photos that captures the theme of Fluids in Nature. Enter by 30th June 2023 to be in with a chance of winning...

CDT student Emily Butler features in LIFD researcher spotlight


The LIFD Early Career Researcher Spotlight is back! Our monthly spotlight focuses on the work and lives of the researchers from the Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics This month features our EPSRC CDT student Emily Butler, who is undertaking a PhD project on "An investigation of the fluid-structure interaction arising in articular cartilage across disparate...

CDT Fluid Dynamics Symposium 2023: NAG Poster Prize Winners


Inspiring to see the outstanding work within the NAG-sponsored Best Poster at the EPSRC CDT in Fluid Dynamics at Leeds Symposium 2023. Congratulations to winner Alex Lang for his work ‘Flow Characteristics of a Hyperloop Vehicle’ and to runner-up Ahmad Mohamadiyeh for ‘Erosion of Sediment Beds Using Impinging Jets: Application to Nuclear Waste Mixing’. View Ahmad Mohamadiyeh's and Alex Lang's...