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  • Swedish aeronautics research for reduced climate impact

    Published Jul 13, 2018
    In recent opinion piece published in Dagens Nyherer (DN.) Prof. Henningson and several other researchers (Tomas Grönstedt, Petter Krus, Anders Lundbladh and Sebastian Samuelsson) comment on efficient means for reduction of airtrafic impact on climate.

  • FLOW researcher comments the ball used in soccer World Cup

    Published Jun 18, 2018
    The soccer World Cup has just started and it is an excellent opportunity to spread fluid mechanical knowledge! FLOW researcher Fredrik Lundell comments on the ball used this year and compares it with the balls from previous years.

  • FLOW article published in PRL (June 2018)

    Published Jun 17, 2018
    The article titled 'Inverse Interscale Transport of the Reynolds Shear Stress in Plane Couette Turbulence’ by Takuya Kawata and Henrik Alfredsson has been published in Physical Review Letters.

  • FLOW PhD student received Turbo Expo Participation YETEP Award

    Published May 29, 2018
    Shyang Maw Lim, PhD student at department of Mechanics, received the ASME IGTI Young Engineer Turbo Expo Participation YETEP Award, of an estimated value of about 40,000 SEK.

  • FLOW paper among most downloaded articles

    Published May 23, 2018
    The article 'Detection of Thrombosis in the Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Circuit by Infrasound: Proof of Concept', by G. Fuchs, N. Berg, A. Eriksson & L. Prahl Wittbergy, published in Artificial Organs, was one of the journal’s top 20 most downloaded recent papers!

  • FLOW paper published in ACS Nano

    Published May 14, 2018
    FLOW researchers Nitesh Mittal, Krishne Gowda, Christophe Brouzet, Fredrik Lundell and Daniel Söderberg, together with colleagues from University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, DESY (Germany) and Wallenberg Wood Science Center at KTH, have successfully managed to fabricate bio-fibers with mechanical properties superior to known natural or man-made bio-based materials.

  • FLOW Paper published in Nature Communications (Apr. 2018)

    Published Apr 24, 2018
    The paper ‘Warm summers during the Younger Dryas cold reversal’ by Schenk, Väliranta, Muschitiello, Tarasov, Heikkilä, Björck, Brandefelt, Johansson, Näslund and Wohlfarth has been published in Nature Communications.

  • FLOW student's work on wind energy attract attention

    Published Mar 21, 2018
    The research work on wind energy performed by FLOW student Ann Hyvärinen has been highlighted as KTH News.

  • P. Schlatter chair of SNAC for the period 2018-2020

    Published Jan 23, 2018
    Philipp Schlatter has been elected as the chair of this committee för the years 2018-2020. SNAC has the task to prepare the calls for applications, prioritize applications and allocate SNIC resources, based on scientific quality, scientific need and technical feasibility of using the requested resources efficiently.

  • FLOW Paper published in Nature Communications (Dec. 2017)

    Published Dec 25, 2017
    The paper ‘Laboratory layered latte’ by Xue, Khodaparast, Zhu, Nunes, Kim and Stone has been published in Nature Communications.

  • FLOW article highlighted in AIP Scilight

    Published Dec 25, 2017
    The article titled 'A two-dimensional toy model for geophysical turbulence' by Erik Lindborg and Ashwin Vishnu Mohanan, Physics of Fluids (2017), has been highlighted in AIP Scilight.

  • Three VR-funded FLOW projects

    Published Dec 25, 2017
    Three projects from department of Mechanics are among those within the Natural and Engineering Sciences which was approved by Swedish Research Council (VR).

  • Fredrik Lundell new Professor in Experimental Fluid Mechanics

    Published Dec 25, 2017
    Our colleague Fredrik Lundell has been promoted to Professor in Experimental Fluid Mechanics from November 1.

  • FLOW student winner of ERCOFTAC da Vinci Prize

    Published Oct 30, 2017
    Former FLOW PhD student Nicolò Fabbiane has won the ERCOFTAC da Vinci Prize for his PhD thesis ’Transition delay in boundary-layer flows via reactive control'. Nicolò was one of the five finalist who presented their research works at the recent ERCOFTAC meeting in Delft.

  • FLOW researchers awarded Marie Curie RISE grant

    Published Oct 27, 2017
    Outi Tammisola and Luca Brandt have been awarded a Marie Curie RISE grant on the proposal Control of Turbulent Friction Force (CTFF). The KTH part of the proposal is to study smart surfaces for drag reduction. The funding is 500k € for the consortium and it is to be used for mobility of researchers and training.

  • Philipp Schlatter interviewed at PASC17

    Published Oct 27, 2017
    Watch Assoc. Prof. Philipp Schlatter’s interview at The Platform for Advanced Scientific Computing (PASC) conference.

  • Assoc. Prof. Mihai Mihaescu Associate Editor of a new ASME journal

    Published Oct 27, 2017
    Assoc. Prof. Mihai Mihaescu has been elected as Associate Editor for a new ASME Journal

  • Jacopo Canton winner of GKN aerospace award in mechanics

    Published Oct 27, 2017
    FLOW PhD student Jacopo Canton won the "GKN aerospace award in mechanics" at the 25th Svenska Mekanikdagarna in the historical university town of Uppsala, with a prize sum of 20kkr.

  • FLOW research on fuel cells in NyTeknik

    Published Oct 27, 2017
    The Swedish technical newspaper, NyTeknik, has dedicated an article to the research of Docent Christophe Duwig. The topic is new technologies for harvesting waste heat and pressure in a Fuel Cell based power-train. The academic focus is on complex thermodynamic effects in fluid flows with expansion.

  • FLOW paper published in ACS Nano

    Published Oct 27, 2017
    The paper ‘Ultrastrong and Bioactive Nanostructured Bio-Based Composites’ by Nitesh Mittal, Ronnie Jansson, Mona Widhe, Tobias Benselfelt, Karl Håkansson, Fredrik Lundell, My Hedhammar and Daniel Söderberg has been published in ACS Nano, the second highest ranked journal in the area of Nanotechnology and top ten in the area of Material Science. The research is a collaboration between scientists from Linné FLOW Centre, Wallenberg Wood Science Center, the School of Biotechnology at KTH and RISE (Research Institutes of Sweden).

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