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The University of Southampton

UK Fluids Conference 2020 Event

Fluid dynamics
1 - 3 September 2020
Building 100, Highfield Campus

For more information regarding this event, please email .

Event details

The UK Fluids Conference aims to bring together all those involved in fluid mechanics research in the UK. PhD students and post-doctoral researchers are encouraged to attend as well as established researchers. There will be a lively programme of invited and contributed talks, and poster sessions, to foster communication amongst the community. The 2020 UK Fluids Conference will be held at the University of Southampton, Highfield Campus during 1-3 September 2020, starting with lunch on the 1 September.

Abstract and early-bird registration deadline: 17th April 2020

Invited speakers

Prof Aimee Morgans (Imperial College London)
Prof Emmanuel De Langre (Ecole Polytechnique Paris)
Prof Rob Poole (Liverpool University)
Prof Stephen Belcher (UK Met Office)


Contributed oral presentations will be 10 minutes and there will also be the opportunity for posters presentations. Invited talks will be 35 minutes. An abstract booklet will be available at the meeting. The detailed schedule will be posted here approximately one month before the meeting.

Abstract submission

To submit an abstract: send an e-mail to by 23:00 on 17th April with the following structure:

Authors (with affiliations in brackets):
Who is the presenting author:
Is the presenting author a PhD student (eligible for poster/paper prize) yes/no:
Would you prefer a poster or oral presentation slot? Poster/Oral/Either (delete as appropriate)
Abstract (plain text, no equations, 200-300 words):


Registration and accommodation

Registration fees: £150 student, £250 standard with £50 discount for early registration (before 17th April 2020)

Registration is via the Southampton online store

Completion of registration will be confirmed by an automated email.

Up to 120 rooms in student accommodation are available for this meeting. These are bookable during the registration process. Another option is to use hotels in the centre of Southampton and make use of the Unilink bus service to the Highfield Campus interchange.

Note that abstract submission is separate to registration (visit the abstract submission tab), but all presenting authors must be registered.


The conference will be held in the Centenary Building (Building 100) on the Highfield Campus. You can find out how to get here through our Getting to our campuses page.


We are grateful for sponsorship of the meeting from:

University of Leeds, Centre for Doctoral Training

Imperial College London, Centre for Doctoral Training


Organising committee

Prof Neil Sandham (Chair)

Dr Ralf Deiterding (University of Southampton)

Prof Cath Noakes (University of Leeds)

Dr George Papadakis (Imperial College London)

Dr Ivo Peters (University of Southampton)

Dr Christina Vanderwel (University of Southampton)

Dr Gabriel Weymouth (University of Southampton)

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