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You are here : National / Regional Chapters : United Kingdom : 2017 UK Chapter Annual Technical Meeting

IAHR UK Chapter Annual Technical Meeting

“From Theory to Practice”

Thursday 30th March 2017
University College London
Chadwick Building
Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT


10:00 - 10:30     Registration & Coffee

10:30 - 13:00     Technical Presentations – Session 1
  • “3D CFD modelling for hydraulics applications – industrial examples and validation” by Marco Buonfiglioli (Siemens)
  • “Modelling the effects of real vegetation on residence time in ponds and wetlands" by Dr Fred Sonnewald (University of Sheffield)
  • “CFD Modelling of wastewater treatment” by Prof. John Bridgeman (University of Birmingham)
  • “3 Minute Thesis Flash Presentations” Post Graduate Students Graduate Engineers Flyer

13:00 - 14:00     Lunch

14:00 - 16.15     Technical Presentations – Session 2
  • “CFD and physical model of a spillway” by Dr John Chesterton (Mott MacDonald Bentley)
  • “Numerical assessment of extreme wave loads on offshore structures” by Steve Downie (Arup)
  • “Tsunami impacts on structures” by Prof. Tiziana Rossetto (UCL)

16:15     UK IAHR Chapter Annual Meeting

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Attendance at this Technical Meeting is free to students, £15 for IAHR members and £20 for non-members.

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