Imperial College London

Dr. Oliver Buxton

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Aeronautics

Senior Lecturer



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Oliver Buxton is a lecturer in experimental aerodynamics in the Department of Aeronautics at Imperial College London. The main focus of his research is the application of laser diagnostics to observe fine-scale turbulence in both compressible and incompressible flows.




Buxton O, Ewenz Rocher M, Rodriguez-Lopez E, 2018, Influence of strong perturbations on wall-bounded flows, Physical Review Fluids, Vol:3, ISSN:2469-990X, Pages:014605-1-014605-18

Rodriguez-Lopez E, Brizzi LE, Valeau V, et al., 2018, Aeroacoustic Characterization of Single- and Multiscale Porous Fences, Aiaa Journal, Vol:56, ISSN:0001-1452, Pages:264-278


Breda M, Buxton O, Role of initial conditions in the evolution of an axisymmetric turbulent jet due to geometrical effects on the near-field coherence, Tenth International Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena

Buxton O, Breda M, Chen X, Invariants of the velocity-gradient tensor in a spatially developing inhomogeneous turbulent flow, Tenth International Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena

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