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UKFN weekly round-up 6/12/18
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A. UKFN MESSAGES
From: Nick Daish, 6/12/18
Subject: UKFN photo/video competition #5 - time to vote
You can now vote for your favourite photo and video in the latest UKFN photo/video competition, with the theme 'Instability'. Please go to https://fluids.ac.uk/competition to see the contenders and to vote - just one photo and one video each.
The poll closes on Wednesday 12th December.
B. MEMBER MESSAGES
From: Karthik Depuru-Mohan, Cranfield University, 29/11/18
Subject: PhD studentship at the Shrivenham Campus (within the UK Defence Academy) of Cranfield University
Topic: 'Greener Aircraft: Enhanced combustion of second-generation biofuels'
Details: https://tinyurl.com/phd-cranfield-green-aircraft (application), https://tinyurl.com/cranfield-centa-project (project)
Closing date: 21 January 2019
From: Chris MacMinn, Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford, 29/11/18
Subject: 2 PhD Studentships in flow through soft porous media in Poromechanics Lab, Oxford
Project: 'DEFTPORE: Deformation Control on Flow and Transport in Soft Porous Media'
Closing date: 25 January 2019 (noon)
From: Pierre Ricco, University of Sheffield, 4/12/18
Subject: 4-year PhD studentship on fluid dynamics/lubrication in Department of Mechanical Engineering
Topic: 'In-situ measurement of oil viscosity in an operating journal bearing using shear-horizontal waves'
Details: https://tinyurl.com/phd-sheffield-flyer (flyer), https://tinyurl.com/phd-sheffield-lube-flows (application)
Closing date: 'as soon as, and until, position is filled'
From: Bin Cheng, University of Surrey, 5/12/18
Subject: PDRF in multi-scale fluid dynamics in Department of Mathematics
Topic: PDE analysis applying functional and harmonic analytical theories to explore resonances in multiscale fluid dynamics
Details: https://jobs.surrey.ac.uk/vacancy.aspx?ref=049418-R (application), https://tinyurl.com/pdrf-surrey-multiscale (flyer)
Closing date: 8 January 2019
From: Vassilios Dallas, University of Oxford, 29/11/18
Subject: UK Graduate Modelling Camp 2019
Date: 2-5 April 2019
Location: Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford
Register and submit letter of recommendation by 31 January 2019