Water Engineering Group

Department of Civil & Structural Engineering


Wednesday, August 3, 2016
The special issue from the Advances in Numerical Modelling of Hydrodynamics Workshop , University of Sheffield, UK, March 24-25, 2015 is now published in Applied Mathematical Modelling. The workshop was organised by Georges Kesserwani . Read more
Monday, April 18, 2016
The special issue of Fluid Dynamics Research resulting from a meeting held in Sheffield in 2014 is now published. The issue is titled Interscale Transfers and Flow Topology in Equilibrium and Non-Equilibrium Turbulence and is edited by Chris Keylock . Read more
Composite image of flooding research
Monday, December 21, 2015
There is a vacancy for a 2 year post-doc position in urban flood modelling at the University of Sheffield. The work of the postholder will focus on analysing datasets produced by the experimental programme of work, and utilising these datasets to develop, calibrate and validate new numerical modelling approaches to... Read more
Boat races in the lab
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Last week, as part of a network training event for the QUICS project, a group of 30 primary school children visited the university to learn more about water flow and quality. They collected water samples from a nearby duck pond and brought them back to the lab for some analysis,... Read more
Montage of press cuttings
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
On the 8th June, the findings from the Contaminant Ingress in Distribution Systems research project hit the news with articles on the BBC Health web-pages, The Telegraph, Yorkshire Post and others. The investigation, overseen by Richard Collins and Joby Boxall, aimed to explore the possibility of drawing pollutants into pressurised... Read more