Manuel Ferreira

PhD student

​MSc, University of Lisbon, 2015


Main Project: Rough-wall turbulent boundary layers

Girish Jankee


​​PhD student

MEng, University of Southampton, 2016


Main Project: Manipulation of wall-turbulence using synthetic jets


Rene Kaufmann

PhD student

​MSc, University of Göttingen, 2011


Main Project: Measurements of flow and surface deformation over compliant surfaces


Co-supervised with Prof. Fabrice Pierron

 PhD students​

Takfarinas Medjnoun


PhD student

MSc, University of Poitiers, 2014


Main Project: Rough-wall turbulent boundary layers

Tim Berk​


PhD student

MSc, University of Twente, 2014


Main Project: Vectoring of parallel synthetic jets

Angeliki Laskari


PhD student

MSc, NTU Athens, 2012


Main Project: Pressure determination from PIV


Co-supervised with Dr Roeland de Kat

Jacques Van Der Kindere


PhD student

MEng, University of Southampton, 2012​


Main Project: Dynamics of turbulent separation

Alex Barbu


PhD student

MEng, University of Southampton, 2011


Main Project: Electroactive membrane wings


Co-supervised with Dr Roeland de Kat

Nikolaos Lagopoulos


​​PhD student

MEng, Duke University, 2016

MSc, KTH, 2015


Main Project: Tandem Flapping Hydrofoils


Co-supervised with Dr Gabriel Weymouth

Eda Dogan


PhD student

MSc, Middle East Technical University, 2012


Main Project: Effects of freestream turbulence on turbulent boundary layers

Luke Muscutt


PhD student

MEng, University of Sheffield, 2009


Main Project: Hydrodynamics of tandem flapping foils


Co-supervised with Dr Gabriel Weymouth

Rammah Shami


PhD student

MSc, University College London, 2009


Main Project: Interacting vortex rings

Dr Daniele Fiscaletti


Postdoctoral research fellow

PhD, Delft University, 2016



Dr Jason Hearst

Postdoctoral research fellow

PhD, University of Toronto, 2015


Main Project: Flow past fractal objects


 Post-doctoral researchers​

Bharathram Ganapathisubramani


Professor of Experimental Fluid Mechanics, 

Head of the Aerodynamics and Flight Mechanics Group,

Faculty of Engineering and the Environment,

University of Southampton


PhD, University of Minnesota, 2004

MS, University of Minnesota, 2001

B.Tech, Indian Institute of Technology-Madras, 1999


Curriculum Vitae