Imperial College London

Mr Georgios (Yorgos) Deskos

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Earth Science & Engineering

Research Postgraduate



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4.93Skempton BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





  • 2015-present: PhD Numerical simulation of wind turbine wakes, Applied Modelling and Computation Group, Department of Earth Science and Engineering, Imperial College London
  • 2014-2015: Research Assistant, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Fluid Mechanics section. 
  • 2014 - MSc in Civil Engineering, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA
  • 2012 - Engineering Diploma in Civil and Environmental Engineering, National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), Greece



Deskos G, Laizet S, Piggott MD, Turbulence-resolving simulations of wind turbine wakes

Deskos G, Piggott MD, Mesh-adaptive simulations of horizontal-axis turbine arrays using the actuator line method

Deskos G, Diplas P, 2018, Incipient motion of a non-cohesive particle under Stokes flow conditions, International Journal of Multiphase Flow, Vol:99, ISSN:0301-9322, Pages:151-161


Deskos G, Abolghasemi AA, Piggott MD, Wake predictions from two turbine parametrisation models using mesh-optimisation techniques, European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference, ISSN:2309-1983

Deskos G, Spinneken J, Piggott MD, Impact of the free surface proximity on the performance of a single Tidal Stream Turbine: A Vortex Filament Approach, 5th Oxford Tidal Energy Workshop

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