Imperial College London


Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Aeronautics

Head of the Department of Aeronautics



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318City and Guilds BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





  • Visiting Fellow, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, 2009
  • Global Research Award, Royal Academy of Engineering, 2003

External Positions

  • Chair, e-Infrastructure Strategic Advisory Team (SAT), EPSRC, 2014
  • Advisory Committee, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena

Membership of Professional Bodies

Links with Other Academic Bodies

  • Visiting Professor, Brown University, Division of Applied Mathematics


  • McLaren Racing/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair, Royal Academy of Engineering, 2012 - 2017
  • Advanced Research Fellowship, EPSRC, 2005 - 2010

Editorial Boards

  • Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Associate Editor, 2014
  • International Journal of Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering, Editorial Board
  • International Journal of Numerical Methods in Fluids, Editorial board
  • International Journal of Computational Fluid Dynamics, Editorial Board