FCS seminars

FCS seminars

The Centre for Fluid and Complex Systems bring together internationally recognised leaders in the fields of fluid mechanics, engineering, flow measurement, and statistical physics to deliver a number of seminars throughout the year to our community at the university. On this page you will find details of upcoming seminars, as well as an archive of past events.

2023 Seminars

Title: Flows in Liquid Metal Batteries
Speaker: Prof. Caroline Nore
Date: 14 February 2023

Title: Thermodynamic Implications of Nonreciprocal Interactions
Speaker: Dr Sarah Loos
Date: 8 March 2023

Title: Unconventional Delocalization in a Family of 3D Lieb Lattices
Speaker: Prof Rudolf Roemer
Date: 22 March 2023

Title: Disorder Induced Non-Linearity During a Multi-phase Flow: An Approach through a Dynamic Pore Network Model
Speaker: Dr Subhadeep Roy
Date: 26 April 2023

Title: The Percolating Cluster is Invisible to Image Recognition with Deep Learning
Speaker: Djenabou Bayo
Date: 3 May 2023

Title: Geomagnetic Evidence of a Jet in Earth’s Core
Speaker: Prof Phil Livermore
Date: 10 May 2023

Title: An ultra-precise Fast Fourier Transform (FFT) Calculation
Speaker: Prof Manus Henry
Date: 31 May 2023

Title: Topological Insulator Phases in 2D Materials
Speaker: Dr Vassilios Vargiamidis
Date: 7 June 2023

Title: Quantifying Rare Events in Stochastic Reaction-Diffusion Dynamics using Tensor Networks
Speaker: Dr Schuyler Nicholson
Date: 6 September 2023

Title: Magnetic Divertor Configuration Influence on H-Mode Transitions
Speaker: Dr Yasmin Andrew
Date: 27 September 2023

Title: Topics in Stochastic and Quantum Thermodynamics
Speaker: Dr Alberto Imparato
Date: 4 October 2023

Title: Collective Organization in Cyanobacteria
Speaker: Prof Lucas Goehring
Date: 11 October 2023

Title: Epidemic-Like Dynamics in Open Quantum Systems with Absorbing States
Speaker: Dr Federico Carollo
Date: 25 October 2023

Title: Waves and Oscillations within the Internal Fluid Layers of a Rotating Star
Speaker: Dr Rekha Jain
Date: 15 November 2023

Title: How Can We Build a Theory of Quantum Critical Electron Fluids?
Speaker: Dr Chris Hooley
Date: 29 November 2023

  • Title: The Hydrodynamics of Many-Body Integrable Systems
    Speaker: Prof. Benhamin Doyon
    Date: 9 February 2022


    Title: Dynamics of Active Fluids: Glassy Behaviour and Collective Fluctuations
    Speaker: Robert Jack
    Date: 30 March 2022


    Title: Combining Complex Networks and Machine Learning for Image Classification and Outlier Detection
    Speaker: Prof. Cristina Masoller
    Date: 1 April 2022


    Title: Insights from Non-Markovian Random Walks and Applications to Decision Modelling
    Speaker: Dr Rosemary Harris
    Date: 25 May 2022


    Title: Roll-Waves in Mud: Experimental Study of the Stability of a Viscoplastic Fluid down an incline
    Speaker: Dr Simon Dagois-Bohy
    Date: 12th October 2022


    Title: Direct Numerical Simulation of Open-Channel-Flow over a Heterogeneous Particle Bed at Low Relative Submergence
    Speaker: Dr Shahzad Sarwar
    Date: 26th October 2022


    Title: Geometrical Clusters of the Multi-Replica Ising Model
    Speaker: Mikhail Akritidis
    Date: 2nd November 2022


    Title: Nonlinear Numerical Simulations of Ttidal Flows in Convective Shells
    Speaker: Dr Aurélie Astoul
    Date: 9th November 2022


    Title: Universality in the Two-Dimensional Dilute Baxter-Wu Model
    Speaker: Alexandros Vasilopoulos
    Date: 16th November 2022


    Title: Torsional Oscillations in Jupiter
    Speaker: Dr Kumiko Hori
    Date: 23rd November 2022

  • Title: Challenges in Monitoring and Control of COVID-19
    Speaker: Dr Lucas Böttcher
    Date: 20 October 2021


    Title: Quantum versus Thermal Annealing - the Role of Temperature Chaos
    Speaker: Prof. Victor Martin-Mayor
    Date: 17 November 2021


    Title: Non-Equilibrium Dynamics of Colloids in Self-Interacting Fields
    Speaker: Dr Benjamin Walter
    Date: 24 November 2021


    Title: Kalb-Raymond Classical Theory in Curved Spacetimes
    Speaker: Prof. Bertrand Berche
    Date: 26 November 2021


    Title: Introduction to Machine Learning Towards the Unverstanding of Reservoir Computing
    Speaker: Dr Hugo Tschirhart
    Date: 1 December 2021

  • November:

    Axisymmetric dynamo action is possible with anisotropic conductivity
    Speaker: Franck Plunian (Université Grenoble Alpes)
    Date: Wednesday 4 November 2020


    Intermittencies in transitional and turbulent channel flow
    Speaker: Rishav Agrawal (Coventry University)
    Date:Wednesday 21 October 2020

    Information length analysis of linear autonomous stochastic processes
    Speaker: Adrian Guel Cortez
    Date: Thursday 15 October 2020

    Numerical modelling of convective mixing in CO2 storage
    Speaker: Emmanuel Luther
    Date: Thursday 15 October 2020


    Instabilities and transition behaviours in stratified-rotating flows and high-speed boundary layers
    Speaker: Junho Park (Coventry University)
    Date: Wednesday 30 September 2020


    Tokamak plasma studies
    Speaker: Yasmin Andrew (Imperial College London)
    Date: Wednesday 8 July 2020


    Parallel implementation of clustering algorithms in reconfigure hardware
    Speaker: Leonardo Alves Dias
    Date: Tuesday 12 May 2020


    (Magnetohydrodynamic) Turbulence and beyond: Shear flows, self-organisation, etc
    Speaker: Eun-jin Kim (Coventry)
    Date: Wednesday 29 April 2020

    Optimisation of conformal cooling channels for rapid prototyped mould inserts
    Speaker: Tongyan Zeng
    Date: Monday 6 April 2020


    Analysis and application of advanced algorithm for aeronautical flows
    Speaker: Spencer J. Sherwin (Imperial College London)
    Date: Wednesday 11 March 2020

    Optical modelling and design optimization of Linear Fresnel Reflector (LFR) systems
    Speaker: Gayan Siri
    Date: Wednesday 11 March 2020

    Magnetic braking of planetary jet flows
    Speaker: Ashna Aggarwal
    Date: Wednesday 11 March 2020


    Maths, Myths and Metricide: Evaluation of quality and quality of evaluation
    Speaker: Ralph Kenna (Coventry University)
    Date: Wednesday 12 February 2020

    Title: Unknown
    Speaker: Liang Yuancheng
    Date: Wednesday 12 February 2020

    Title: Unknown
    Speaker: Madeleine Janickyj
    Date: Wednesday 12 February 2020


    Transition and decay in poiseuille, couette and couette-poiseuille flow
    Speaker: Tom Mullin (Oxford)
    Date: Wednesday 29 January 2020

  • December:

    Fractional order controllers for irrational systems
    Speaker: Adrian Guel Cortez
    Date: Thursday 5 December 2019

    Title: Unknown
    Speaker: James Heseltine
    Date: Thursday 5 December 2019

    Stochastic field equations for an alternating steady state
    Speaker: Richard Blythe (Edinburgh)
    Date: Wednesday 4 December 2019


    Relaxation augmented free energy perturbation
    Speaker: Ying-Chih Chiang (Southampton)
    Date: Wednesday 30 October 2019

    Magnetization plateaus, susceptibility, specific heat and thermal entanglement for Ni containing materials
    Speaker: Nerses Ananikian (Yerevan)
    Date: Wednesday 23 October 2019

    Why the world is simple
    Speaker: Ard A. Louis (Oxford)
    Date: Wednesday 16 October 2019

    Hysteresis of two-phase flow in disordered media
    Speaker: Ran Holtzmann (Coventry University)
    Date: Wednesday >9 October 2019

    Towards high-fidelity industrial fluid dynamics simulations at high order
    Speaker: David Moxey (Exeter)
    Date: Wednesday 2 October 2019


    Water cut determination in liquid-liquid flow using electrical capacitance metering
    Speaker: Yessica Arellano
    Date: Wednesday 1 July 2019

  • December

    Title: Two-layer shallow water theory of strong internal bores
    Speaker: Gerasimos Politis
    Date: 6 December 2018

    Title: Wind turbine operation in cold climates
    Speaker: Dimitar Stoyanov
    Date: 6 December 2018


    Title: Numerical modelling of convective mixing in CO2 storage
    Speaker: Emmanuel Luther
    Date: 15 November 2018

    Title: Effects of mirror geometry on the optical efficiency of a Linear Fresnel Reflector (LFR)
    Speaker: Malambaga Sirimanna
    Date: 1 November 2018


    Title: FCS Research Symposium 2018
    Date: 26 September 2018
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    Title: Numerical investigation and modelling of the combustion of biogas/syngas/natural gas fuel mixtures with EGR
    Speaker: Raguram Nagarajan
    Date: 26 July 2018

    Title: Exact coherent structures in plane Couette flows
    Speaker: Daniel Olvera
    Date: 26 July 2018

    Title: Stability of stably stratified flow in a curved geometry
    Speaker: Abhishek Kumar
    Date: 12 July 2018

    Title: Investigating the effect of caprock rugosity, slope and well-placement on carbon storage
    Speaker: Masoud Ahmadinia
    Date: 12 July 2018


    Title: Numerical study of the transition to turbulence in particulate pipe flow
    Speaker: Anthony Rouquier
    Date: 28 June 2018

    Title: Developing new techniques to accelerate CO2 dissolution in formation brine
    Speaker: Mohsen Abbaszadeh
    Date: 28 June 2018

    Title: Effects of depositional settings on CO2 storage
    Speaker: Azadeh Pourmalek
    Date: 14 June 2018

    Title: Analysis of CO2 leakage through well cements
    Speaker: Jon Brons
    Date: 14 June 2018


    Title: Numerical and experimental analysis of CO2 leakage through well cements
    Speaker: Mohammadreza Bagheri
    Date: 31 May 2018

    Title: A classical short-range equilibrium spin model with a phase transition in 1D
    Speaker: Petro Sarkanych
    Date: 3 May 2018


    Title: The Influence of particles on the transition to turbulence
    Speaker: Anthony Rouquier
    Date: 26 January 2018

    Title: Multiphase flow measurement in oil and gas industry
    Speaker: Yessica Arellano
    Date: 26 January 2018

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