UTIAS News

Professor and Director Emeritus Roderick Tennyson (UTIAS) is honoured with the 2021 Engineering Alumni Hall of Distinction Award

On November 4, U of T Engineering recognized outstanding members of our community at the 2021 Engineering Alumni Network (EAN) Awards. The virtual awards ceremony celebrated alumni and students for their accomplishments and their contributions to the Skule™ community. “An… Read more »

Professor Swetaprovo Chaudhuri (UTIAS) is a Member of the Ontario COVID-19 Modelling Consensus Table

Professor Swetaprovo Chaudhuri (UTIAS) has been invited to the Ontario COVID-19 Modelling Consensus Table to generate estimates around incidence, prevalence, and the spread of COVID-19 in Ontario and its impact on health and the health system. The Ontario COVID-19 Modelling… Read more »

Five U of T Engineering faculty receive Ontario Research Funding to advance transformative research

Anyone who lives under a flight path is familiar with the “whishing” and “whooshing” sounds of an aircraft flying above. Professor Philippe Lavoie (UTIAS) is developing technologies to contain this noise to just the immediate area around an airport. Lavoie’s… Read more »

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3d flow field of a swirl stabilized model

Professor Ömer Gülder

Combustion & Propulsion Laboratory

Research Focus

  1. Improving the understanding of the combustion process to convert chemical energy to thermal energy or propulsive force
  2. Paving the way for more efficient and environmentally friendly combustion of both traditional and alternative fuels

Current Projects

  1. Soot aerosol formation in high pressure combustion
  2. Low-emission combustor technologies for high-efficiency compact aviation gas turbine engines
  3. Thermal oxidative and pyrolytic stability of aviation jet fuels
  4. Turbulent premixed flame dynamics
  5. Soot formation in turbulent non-premixed combustion

Combustion & Propulsion Laboratory

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