Leon Malan, from Mechanical Engineering, is awarded a Ph.D. independently from both UPMC (Paris VI Sorbonne) and UCT.
Donovan Changfoot's masters dissertation "Towards a hybrid CFD platform for investigating aircraft trailing vortex interactions" receives SASOL award.
Many congratulations to Kobus van Rooyen, the first InCFD Ph.D. graduate.
Watch the Aerogust video to find out more about the real-world impact the research will have on the aviation industry and future of aircraft and wind turbine design.
InCFD is a research group based with-in the department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Cape Town (UCT). The prime objective is to develop state-of-the-art computational fluid dynamics (CFD) modelling technology and expertise for the express support of industry. This is done via the uncompromising pursuit of innovation through fundamental research which carries the hall mark of excellence. InCFD is home to the South African Research (SARChI) Chair in Industrial CFD.