Tom Hickling

Stipendiary Lecturer

I am a DPhil candidate within the Department of Engineering Science at the University of Oxford. My research focusses on the computational prediction of flows in rotating cavities. I am also developing novel multi-scale approaches for LES conjugate heat transfer. I completed my Masters’ degree at Durham University, where I researched turbulence modelling in S-duct diffusers. I am always on the look out for exciting new developments in HPC, flow solvers, and multi-physics.

Publications

Investigation of a Passive Flow Control Device in an S-Duct Inlet of a Propulsion System With High Subsonic Flow
A Asghar, S Sidhu, WDE Allan, G Ingram, TM Hickling, R Stowe
Turbo Expo: Power for Land, Sea, and Air
2018

Reynolds-averaged Navier–Stokes modelling in transonic S-ducts with passive flow control
T Hickling, G Ingram
Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part A: Journal of Power and Energy
2020

Some Observations on the Computational Sensitivity of Rotating Cavity Flows
T Hickling, L He
Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power 143 (4),
2021

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