Organization profile

Organisation profile

The School has strong multi-disciplinary links across the entire range of our research. Our internationally acclaimed research and development work fosters an environment that is internationally leading. This is reflected in the underpinning quality of our fundamental research and its knowledge exchange with industry

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Cracks Engineering & Materials Science
Wind turbines Engineering & Materials Science
Damping Engineering & Materials Science
Electric potential Engineering & Materials Science
Turbomachine blades Engineering & Materials Science
Monitoring Engineering & Materials Science
Ionic Liquids Chemical Compounds
Satellites Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 1978 2019

Absorption, emission, and schlieren imaging of liquid and gas flows using an LED and a webcam

Kiefer, J., Burg, L. & Williamson, A. P. Apr 2018 In : Tm-Technisches messen. 85, 5, p. 292-301 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Offshore drilling
Safety Management

A comparative assessment of ANN and PNN model for low-frequency stochastic free vibration analysis of composite plates

Naskar, S., Mukhopadhyay, T. & Sriramula, S. 2018 Handbook of Probabilistic Models for Engineers and Scientists. Elsevier

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


flow measurement
transport process
sediment transport
sediment transport
river engineering
flow structure
sediment trap
turbulent flow


SINBAD fixed bed experiment

van der Zanden, J. (Creator), Van der A, D. A. (Creator), Ribberink, J. S. (Creator), O'Donoghue, T. (Creator), Cáceres, I. (Creator), Hurther, D. (Creator), 4TU.Centre, 8 Feb 2018


Hydraulic resistance in open-channel flows over self-affine rough beds

Stewart, M. T. (Creator), Cameron, S. M. (Creator), Nikora, V. I. (Creator), Zampiron, A. (Creator), University of Aberdeen, 2017


Turbulence statistics in smooth wall oscillatory boundary layer flow

Van der A, D. A. (Creator), Scandura, P. (Creator), O'Donoghue, T. (Creator), University of Aberdeen, 20 Jun 2018



2010 ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering Best Technical Note Award

Nina Nikora (Recipient), 9 Mar 2010

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

hydraulic engineering
field study

Aberdeen City Council: Community Star award

Adelaja Israel Osofero (Recipient), Nov 2016

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

municipal council

ASME Top 10 Hot Article

Muhammad Amir (Recipient), 2009

Prize: National/international honour

Activities 2004 2018

ETP 2nd Energy Innovation Emporium

Menshykov, O. (Participant)
23 Apr 2018

Activity: Workshop, seminar, or course

Anaerobic Digestion for the Production of Energy and Chemicals

Dionisi, D. (Speaker)
7 Aug 2018

Activity: Types for Internal and external academic activities - Invited talk

Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) (External organisation)

Afzal, W. (Participant)
2018 → …

Activity: Membership in special-interest organisation

Press / Media

North-east experts create device set to tackle pollution

Waheed Afzal, Mohammed Salah-Eldin Imbabi & Fredrik Glasser


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Other

Capture Mobility: Highlighted Case Study of Scottish Funding Council - Interface

Waheed Afzal & Dr Khaled Hani Ahmed


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research