Speciality Products

Research in this area underpins the creation, development and improvement of many industrially important products.

Theme Research Areas

Research Groups

Research example


Coupled DEM/CFD simulations of the escape of entrapped air
when particulate materials flow into a confined space.

Staff involved in this theme

Academic Research Keywords
Professor Mike Adams  
Dr Bushra Al-Duri  
Professor Mostafa Barigou Foams, emulsions, suspensions, rheology, mixing, computational fluid dynamics
Professor Stuart Blackburn  
Dr Richard Greenwood  
Dr Andy Ingram Granulation, granular flow, PEPT, polymer processing, powder technology, life cycle analysis
Dr Gary Leeke Supercritical fluid particle technology
Professor Andrzej Pacek  Nano-fluids, de-agglomeration of nano-particle, multiphase reactors, liquids interactions
Dr Philip Robbins Process understanding / system modelling, heat and mass transfer, fouling and cleaning, high-shear blending
Dr Neil Rowson Functional Minerals, mineral separation, environmental engineering
Dr Regina Santos  
Dr Mark Simmons Jetting and coating flows, processing of multiphase liquids, catalyst structuring, flow visualisation and mixing
Professor Zhibing Zhang