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Research project

Surface-specific Moody-diagrams: A new paradigm to predict drag penalty of realistic rough surfaces with applications to maritime transport


Lead researcher

Professor Bharath Ganapathisubramani

Professor of Experimental Fluid Mechani
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Other researchers

Professor Neil Sandham

Professor of Aerospace Engineering

Research interests

  • Transonic aerodynamics of wings
  • Hypersonic flows with transition to turbulence
  • Flow over rough surfaces
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Collaborating research institutes, centres and groups

Research outputs

Takfarinas Medjnoun, Manuel Amaro Matoso Aguiar Ferreira, Ralf Reinartz, Bagus Nugroho, Jason Monty, Nicholas Hutchins & Bharathram Ganapathisubramani, 2023, Experiments in Fluids, 64(11)
Type: article
Felipe Alves Portela, Angela Busse & Neil Sandham, 2021, Physical Review Fluids, 6(8)
Type: article
Melika Gul & Bharathram Ganapathisubramani, 2020, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 911, A26
Type: article
Felipe Alves Portela & Neil Sandham, 2020, International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow
Type: article
Manuel Amaro Matoso Aguiar Ferreira & Bharathram Ganapathisubramani, 2020, Experiments in Fluids, 61(70)
Type: article