UW article on the group’s recent NSF award and on-going research of flow around seal whisker geometries (July 2021).
See a shout-out to our research on seal whisker topography in this fun SciShow clip!
The Lab Report: Computational Flow Physics and Modeling Lab explores fluid dynamics of turbine arrays
Read more about Undergraduate Vineet Pasumarti’s research on cross-flow turbines, recently featured in the University’s Badger Herald (Mar 2021).
Article by Shweta Narayan highlighting bio-inspired research and development in renewable energy.
College of Engineering science writer Adam Malecek gives an overview of the lab after it’s move to Madison.
A journal article on machine learning on wake clustering has been published in Biomimetics and Bioinspiration! (May 2021)
Lab Undergrads Kirby Heck and Miki Yuasa have successfully completed their B.S. degree in Engineering Mechanics. Both are headed into PhD programs: Kirby will be attending MIT this fall, and Miki will be attending UIUC.
Graduate student Trevor Dunt was awarded a SMART Scholarship for the completion of his MS degree! (April 2021)
Mukul’s article on the dynamics of intracycle angular velocity control of cross-flow turbines has been published in AIAA Journal (Feb 2021)