Facility

Fluid Mechanics Laboratory

We have a range of physical modelling facilities

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Address

Fulton Building

DD1 4HR

Campus

City Campus

Our bespoke physical modelling facilities are for the investigation of a range of problems in environmental fluid mechanics, chiefly those associated with offshore, coastal and estuarine environments.  

Equipment and facilities

  • Surface wave flume
  • Pipe flow apparatus
  • Large and small recirculating tanks
  • Tsunami wave simulator
  • Rotating tables
  • Servo-hydraulic U-tube
  • Numerical simulation (CFD)