Lubricating Channel and Tube Flows - Fluid Sheathing using Textured Walls

Project Details

Description

Award of £752,954 to Northumbria, Durham and Nottingham Trent Universities with McHale as PI.

Layman's description

Research was a collaboration between Northumbria, Durham and Nottingham Trent Universities, supported by Reece Innovation Limited and Schlumberger, to investigate the use of superhydrophobic and fluid lubricant boundary conditions to reduce drag for the flow of liquids through channels and tubes.
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date1/10/1430/09/18

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