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.




Baj P, Buxton ORH, 2019, Passive scalar dispersion in the near wake of a multi-scale array of rectangular cylinders, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol:864, ISSN:0022-1120, Pages:181-220

Buxton ORH, Breda M, Dhall K, 2019, Importance of small-scale anisotropy in the turbulent/nonturbulent interface region of turbulent free shear flows, Physical Review Fluids, Vol:4

Breda M, Buxton ORH, 2018, Effects of multiscale geometry on the large-scale coherent structures of an axisymmetric turbulent jet, Journal of Visualization, Vol:21, ISSN:1343-8875, Pages:525-532

Breda M, Buxton ORH, 2018, Influence of coherent structures on the evolution of an axisymmetric turbulent jet, Physics of Fluids, Vol:30, ISSN:1070-6631

Buxton ORH, Ewenz Rocher M, Rodríguez-López E, 2018, Influence of strong perturbations on wall-bounded flows, Physical Review Fluids, Vol:3

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