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Fluid Mechanics Prize - New Fellows

Fluid Mechanics Prize 2022
 
Professor Patrick Huerre, Laboratoire d'Hydrodynamique, CNRS / Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau, France

For his outstanding achievements in the field of hydrodynamic instabilities, and his major contributions to the European Mechanics community

Prize awarded at: 14th European Fluid Mechanics Conference 13 – 16 September 2022

Fluid Mechanics Prize 2020
 
Professor Uriel Frisch, Laboratoire Lagrange, Observatoire de la Côte d’Azur, Nice, France

For his outstanding contribution to the modern theory of hydrodynamic and magnetohydrodynamic turbulence, including seminal work on statistical hydrodynamics, the multifractal formalism, and the numerical simulation of turbulent flows.

Prize awarded at: 14th European Fluid Mechanics Conference 13 – 16 September 2022

The list of all past recipients of the Fluid Mechanics Prize, can be found here.


New Fluid Mechanics Fellows 2022
 
Professor Alessandro Bottaro, Università di Genova, Scuola Politecnica, Dipartimento di Ingegneria Civile, Chimica, e Ambientale, Genova, Italy

For his original contributions to the theory of Görtler instabilities and many other applications of adjoint equations to fluid dynamics, and leading role in forming a new generation of researchers.

Prize awarded at: 14th European Fluid Mechanics Conference 13 – 16 September 2022
 
Professor Stéphane Popinet, Sorbonne Université & CNRS, Institut Jean Le Rond D’Alembert, Paris, France

For seminal work on the computation of capillary-driven fluid motion, made available worldwide by free software, and for the efficient resolution of bubble, droplet, wave, tsunami and ocean models.

Prize awarded at: 14th European Fluid Mechanics Conference 13 – 16 September 2022
 
Professor Olga Shishkina, University of Gottingen, Max Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self-Organization, Göttingen, Germany

For seminal contributions to the understanding of thermally driven turbulent convection, including Rayleigh-Bénard convection, rotating Rayleigh-Bénard convection, and horizontal and vertical convection, both by numerical simulations and by theory.

Prize awarded at: 14th European Fluid Mechanics Conference 13 – 16 September 2022
Fluid Mechanics Fellows 2020
 
Professor Guido Boffetta, Dipartimento di Fisica, Università degli Studi di Torino, Italy

For his original synthesis of theoretical and numerical analyses that significantly contributed to the advancement of turbulence research, notably regarding two-dimensional turbulence, turbulent transport and predictability of turbulent flows.

Prize awarded at: 14th European Fluid Mechanics Conference 13 – 16 September 2022

 
Professor Yoël Forterre, Institut Universitairedes Systèmes Thermiques et Industriels, CNRS Aix-Marseille Université, Marseille, France

For his outstanding contributions in the understanding of granular flows and complex suspensions and for his innovative approach in plant biomechanics, opening up new challenges in fluid and solids mechanics.

Prize awarded at: 14th European Fluid Mechanics Conference 13 – 16 September 2022

 
Professor Alfredo Soldati, Institute of Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer, TU Wien, Austria

For his contribution to the understanding of fundamental processes in multiphase turbulent flows and for his great dedication to the international fluid dynamics community.

Prize awarded at: 14th European Fluid Mechanics Conference 13 – 16 September 2022

The list of all past Fluid Mechanics Fellows, can be found here.