Thermo-fluid Mechanics Research Centre

Collaboration

  • Ongoing industrial resrach collaboration with GE Aviation, Cincinnati, USA to investigate gas turbine internal air system flows.
  • ICAS GT1 (Flow and Heat Transfer in the Rotating Cooling Air Systems of Gas Turbines 1) programme of research, co-funded from the 4th Framework of the BRITE programme of the European Union.
  • ICAS GT2 (Flow and Heat Transfer in the Rotating Cooling Air Systems of Gas Turbines 2) programme of research, co-funded from the 5th Framework of the GROWTH programme of the European Union.
  • NEWAC (New Aero-Engine Active Core) co-funded by the European Commission within the 6th Framework Programme.
  • MAGPI (Main Annulus Gas Path Interactions) co-funded by the European Commission within the 6th Framework Programme.