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.
- 2013 - present: Lecturer in experimental aerodynamics in the Department of Aeronautics at Imperial College London
- 2011 - 2013: Post Doctoral Research Fellow at the Flowfield Imaging Lab at the University of Texas at Austin
- 2007 - 2011: PhD at Imperial College London, thesis title "Fine scale features of turbulent shear flow"
- 2003 - 2007: M.A/M.Eng in Engineering at St. John's College, the University of Cambridge
et al., 2021, The role of separation on the forces acting on a circular cylinder with a control rod, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol:915, ISSN:0022-1120, Pages:1-29
Lasagna D, Buxton O, Fiscaletti D, 2021, On near-field coherent structures in circular and fractal orifice jets, Physical Review Fluids, ISSN:2469-990X
Fiscaletti D, Buxton O, Attili A, 2021, On the internal layers in turbulent free-shear flows, Physical Review Fluids, Vol:6, ISSN:2469-990X, Pages:1-33
Kankanwadi K, Buxton O, 2020, Turbulent entrainment into a cylinder wake from a turbulent background, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol:905, ISSN:0022-1120
et al., 2020, Investigation of wakes generated by fractal plates in the compressible flow regime using large-eddy simulations, Physics of Fluids, Vol:32, ISSN:1070-6631