17th ERCOFTAC Da Vinci Competition 2022 - Final

6th October 2022

Da Vinci W​inner 2022:

From the right: Sumit Tambe, Mobin Alipour, Nicolò Scapin, Lukas Berger,
Markus Scherer and S. Hickel, ERCOFTAC SPC Chairman

Lukas Berger (RWTH Aachen University, Germany)
Numerical study on thermodiffusive instabilities in laminar and turbulent hydrogen flames

interview available here


Da Vinci F​inalists 2022:


Mobin Alipour (TU Wien, Austria) - interview available here​​
Orientation and rotation rates of non-axisymmetric fibers in turbulent channel flow

Nicolò Scapin (KTH Stockholm, Sweden) - interview available here​​
Phase-changing flows: numerical methods and fully resolved simulations

Markus Scherer (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany)​ - interview available here
Turbulent coherent structures, secondary currents and sediment ridges

Sumit Tambe (TU Delft, The Nethrlands) - interview available here​​
Boundary-layer instability on rotating cones: an experiment-based exploration



Date: ERCOFTAC Autumn Festival 2022, 6th - 7th October 2022
Hosted by Pilot Centre Henri Bénard: Ecole Centrale de Lyon, Écully, France

Information about past events is available here