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Putting a window and lasers in the hull of a ship to improve efficiency
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Putting a window and lasers in the hull of a ship to improve efficiency

Associate Professor Nicholas Hutchins is working with a team of international collaborators to develop anti-fouling strategies for ships.

Making waves in a wind tunnel
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Making waves in a wind tunnel

Professor Jason Monty has built an air-sea interaction facility that will inform climate models and more.

The answers are blowing in the wind
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The answers are blowing in the wind

A team of engineers led by Professor Ivan Marusic were the first in the world to predict and model the behaviour of boundary layer turbulence. Now they are trying to control it.

Making jet engines and power generation more efficient
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Making jet engines and power generation more efficient

Professor Richard Sandberg has developed a computer program to measure turbulence inside a jet engine.

Girton Grammar takes top honours in 2016 Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest
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Girton Grammar takes top honours in 2016 Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest

Girton Grammar has brought home the glory in this year’s Amazing Spaghetti Machine Contest, with their creative contraption designed to water a plant.

Ivan Marusic Wins 2016 Stanley Corrsin Award for Fluid Dynamics Research
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Ivan Marusic Wins 2016 Stanley Corrsin Award for Fluid Dynamics Research

Professor Ivan Marusic, from the Department of Mechanical Engineering, has won the American Physical Society’s 2016 Stanley Corrsin Award.