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Past News, Events, Workshop Updates

Past News, Events, Workshop Updates

1 Dec 2040

BPG Course CFD for Dispersed Multi-Phase Flows 2021 With Problem Shooting Session - Deadline for Registration: 15/08/2021

Deadline for registration: 15th August 2021 Course date: 4th - 5th October 2021 Location: Sapienza Universita di Roma, Faculty of Civil and Industrial Engineering, Via Eudossiana 18; 00184, Rome, Italy The course appeals to researchers and engineers involved in projects requiring CFD for

29 Jul 2021

2nd High-Fidelity Industrial LES/DNS Symposium Paving the Way for Future Accurate CFD - Abstract deadline: 15/08/2021

Call for contributions and a b stract submission: An abstract (1-2 page(s) max.) is requested with the ultimate deadline being 15th August 2021. Acceptance to present will be notified by end of August 2021 More information is available is here Please send the abstract to

29 Jul 2021

Onset of Turbulence and Singular Flows - Report

Workshop "Onset of Turbulence and Singular Flows" organised by Henri Benard Pilot Centre , SIG14 , SIG35 took place on the 7th - 10th July 2021 at IGESA, Porquerolles Island, France. The workshop was first motivated by two very recent studies: the first one is by Berangere Dubrulle and

23 Jul 2021

SIG40 New Coordinator

Dr Renato Vacondio, University of Parma, Italy is new SIG40 Coordinators. Thank you very much to Prof Benedict Rogers , University of Manchester, UK, who pass on his duties, for his involvement and input in developing SIG40. We wish the SIG40 team all the best and looking for supporting their

15 Jul 2021

SIG5 New Coordinators

Dr Anouk Bomers , University of Twente, and Dr Marta Cianferra, University of Trieste are new SIG5 Coordinators. Thank you very much to Prof Vincenzo Armenio , University of Trieste, who pass on his duties, for his involvement and input in developing SIG5. We wish the SIG5 team all the best

12 Jul 2021

Chairman’s Address June 2021

Dear Colleagues and Members, Our last Spring Festival was held as an online event organized and hosted by the UK Pilot Center (PC) . I was impressed by the quality and diversity of the fluid mechanics research presented at this event – including the work of last year’s Da Vinci finalists but

29 Jun 2021

Call for Nominations for the 16th ERCOFTAC da Vinci Competition: 26th July 2021

Call for Nominations for the 16th ERCOFTAC da Vinci Competition 2021 All nomination received by 26th July 2021 will be considered. Eligible candidates are PhD students or recent PhD graduates from a university associated with an ERCOFTAC Pilot Centre ( www.ercoftac.org/pilot_centres ) who have

22 Jun 2021

Bulletin 126, March 2021

Bulletin 126, March 2021 The new issue of ERCOFTAC Bulletin has been released ! Table of contents is available here

29 Apr 2021

ERCOFTAC 15th Da Vinci Competition Winner Announced

The winner of the 15th Da Vinci Competition 2020 (2021) is Pedro M. de Oliveira , Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, UK The w inner gave an interesting presentation on Ignition and propagation mechanisms of spray flames . Read more

22 Apr 2021