Department of
Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering

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Richard Jefferson-Loveday

Associate Professor, Faculty of Engineering



Richard Jefferson-Loveday is an Associate Professor in the Engineering Department at the University of Nottingham. Prior to this he worked as a Senior Research Associate at the Whittle Laboratory at the University of Cambridge. He has worked on computational fluid dynamics (CFD) projects supported by Siemens, Rolls-Royce and EPSRC. In 2014 he and his colleagues were recipients of the IGTI Turbomachinery Committee Best Paper Award for their work on transition in low pressure turbines.

Richard is a member of the Gas Turbine and Transmissions Research Centre (G2TRC) and Powertrain Research Centre research groups.

Expertise Summary

Computational Fluid Dynamics

Fluid Dynamics

Multi-phase flow

Turbulence Modelling

Large Eddy Simulation

Teaching Summary

Computational Fluid Dynamics (MM4CFD)

Thermodynamics and Fluid Dynamics I (MM1TF1)

Thermodynamics and Fluid Dynamics II (MM1TF2)

Research Summary

Richard is interested in the computational simulation of single and multi-phase turbulent flows, CFD method development and high performance computing (HPC).

Department of Mechanical, Manufacturing and Materials Engineering

The University of Nottingham
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Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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