Ivan Marusic

University of Melbourne, Australia

"Structure and drag-reducing scale interactions for high-Reynolds-number wall-bounded flows"


Short CV

Ivan Marusic is a Redmond Barry Distinguished Professor in the Faculty of Engineering and IT at the University of Melbourne. His research is primarily in experimental and theoretical studies of turbulence at high Reynolds numbers, including using atmospheric surface layer flows and large wind tunnel facilities. Over his career he has held a number of prestigious fellowships, including an Australian Research Council (ARC) Laureate Fellowship (2012-2017), ARC Federation Fellowship (2006-2011), and a Packard Fellowship in Science and Engineering (2001-2006). He is recipient of the Stanley Corrsin Award from the American Physical Society and is a Fellow of the American Physical Society, Australasian Fluid Mechanics Society, Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering and the Australian Academy of Science.