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<p><strong>UKFN weekly round-up 9/10/20</strong></p>
<p>If you would like to circulate a brief message to the UKFN mailing list, please send an appropriately formatted item to <a href="mailto:info@fluids.ac.uk">info@fluids.ac.uk</a> by<strong><span> </span>Friday noon<span> </span></strong>of that week. <span>Messages are repeated according to</span><span> </span><a href="https://fluids.ac.uk/files/Newsletter_repeat_policy_200811.1597143124.pdf">these guidelines</a><span>. <br /><br /></span></p>
<p><strong>A. UKFN MESSAGES</strong></p>
<p><strong>From:</strong><span> Matthew Juniper, 2/10/20</span><strong><br />Subject:</strong><span> Questionnaire on National Initiative in Fluid Dynamics</span><strong><span><br /></span></strong></p>
<p><span>The UKFN has launched a Questionnaire about a National Initiative in Fluid Dynamics.<br /><br />The questionnaire is at <a href="https://forms.gle/KHsTwNEPy83acofM6">https://forms.gle/KHsTwNEPy83acofM6</a> and will remain open until 25th October 2020.<br /><br /></span></p>
<p><strong style="font-size: 10pt;">B. MEMBER MESSAGES</strong></p>
<div><strong>From:<span> </span></strong>Hannah Kreczak, University of Leeds, 7/10/20</div>
<div><strong>Subject:<span> </span></strong><span class="x_xnormaltextrun">Fluids competition for KS3 Schools</span><span class="x_xeop"> </span></div>
<div><strong>Details:</strong><span><span> <span class="x_xnormaltextrun">The CDT in Fluid Dynamics at Leeds is excited to announce a science competition inviting KS3 students to explore the wonders of everyday fluid dynamics. Please share with all UK-based Science Teachers. Schools can enter here: </span><span><a href="https://bit.ly/3mOxVew"><span class="x_xnormaltextrun"><span>https://bit.ly/3mOxVew</span></span></a></span><span class="x_xnormaltextrun"><span> </span></span><span class="x_xeop"><span> <br /><strong>Deadline: </strong>1/12/20<br /></span></span></span></span></div>
<p><strong>EVENTS:</strong></p>
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<div><strong>From: </strong>Journal of Fluid Mechanics, LIFD, UKFN and DAMTP, 9/10/20 <strong><br />Subject: </strong>Fluid Mechanics Webinar Series: <span>Morteza Gharib, California Institute of Technology, USA</span><span>, "Toroidal plasmoid generation via extreme hydrodynamic shear" </span><strong><br /></strong></div>
<div><strong>Event date: </strong>16/10/20, 4:00 pm BST/11 am EDT</div>
<div><strong>Details: </strong><a href="https://bit.ly/3ig0QVq ">https://bit.ly/3ig0QVq </a> <br /> </div>
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<div><strong>From: </strong>Judith McCann, EPSRC, 6/10/20</div>
<div><strong>Subject:<span> </span></strong>Introduction to EPSRC's Engineering Programme Webinars</div>
<div><strong>Event date:</strong><span> Registration for 'Introduction to EPSRC's Engineering Programme'  Webinars on<span> </span><a href="https://eur01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.eventbrite.co.uk%2Fe%2Fintroduction-to-epsrcs-engineering-programme-october-tickets-123492171409&data=02%7C01%7CJudith.McCann%40epsrc.ukri.org%7C4ad3b0daa93049d68b4408d86930c7c3%7C2dcfd016f9df488cb16b68345b59afb7%7C0%7C0%7C637375005514636219&sdata=lXK1ywKSnUEHuVYi3Mc%2FB9r4f16ekC78SFxYopf%2BznY%3D&reserved=0">21st October</a><span> </span><span>and</span><span> </span><a href="https://eur01.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.eventbrite.co.uk%2Fe%2Fintroduction-to-epsrcs-engineering-programme-november-tickets-123512590483&data=02%7C01%7CJudith.McCann%40epsrc.ukri.org%7C4ad3b0daa93049d68b4408d86930c7c3%7C2dcfd016f9df488cb16b68345b59afb7%7C0%7C0%7C637375005514646179&sdata=8tz%2Bt3CLtVuvBpjmGUPuLCr4E93IHiIloKr0XPP7JiA%3D&reserved=0">12th November</a><span> </span><span>is now open.</span></span><strong><br />Details:</strong><span><span> </span></span>The Engineering Head of Programme, Andrew Lawrence, will give a 30-minute talk, which will be followed by up to an hour of Q&A with members of the Engineering team. The talk will cover peer review processes and funding opportunities, including our responses to COVID-19. It will also cover our current strategic priorities and our context within both EPSRC and UKRI more widely.<span> </span>All are welcome to attend; however, we would like to particularly encourage early career researchers and those who have had limited experience with the team previously.<br /><br /></div>
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<div><span><strong>From: </strong>Brian Launder, University of Manchester, 23/9/20</span><strong><br /></strong></div>
<div><strong>Subject:<span> </span></strong><span>17th UK Heat Transfer Conference (UKHTC-2021)</span></div>
<div><strong>Event date:</strong><span> </span>5-7 September 2021<strong><br />Details:</strong><span> <a href="https://bit.ly/34iRu6n">https://bit.ly/34iRu6n</a></span> <br /><strong>Closing date: </strong>Deadline for abstracts is 28/2/21</div>
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<p><strong>SIGS:</strong></p>
<p><span>No messages this week</span><br /><br /></p>
<p><strong>JOBS:</strong> </p>
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<p><span><strong>From: </strong>Michael Herzog, University of Cambridge, 1/10/20<br /><strong>Subject:</strong> Postdoc position in numerical modelling of volcanic plumes<br /></span><span><span><strong>Topic:</strong> Volcanic ash hazards<br /><strong>Details: </strong><a href="https://bit.ly/30p33HW">https://bit.ly/30p33HW</a></span></span><span><span><span><span><br /></span></span><strong>Closing date:</strong> 26/10/20 </span></span></p>
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<div><strong><span>From: </span></strong>Daniel Zabek, Cardiff University, 27/9/20<strong><strong><br /><strong><span>Subject:</span></strong></strong><span><span> </span></span></strong>Fully-funded experimentally-focused PhD project<strong><strong><br /><strong><span>Topic: </span></strong></strong></strong>Nanomaterials for the Next Generation of Functional and Smart Fluids<strong><strong><br /><strong><span>Details:</span></strong></strong></strong> <a href="https://bit.ly/36kcRHe">https://bit.ly/36kcRHe</a><strong><a href="https://my.corehr.com/pls/ulivrecruit/erq_jobspec_version_4.display_form?p_company=1&p_internal_external=E&p_display_in_irish=N&p_process_type=&p_applicant_no=&p_form_profile_detail=&p_display_apply_ind=Y&p_refresh_search=Y&p_recruitment_id=021276"><strong><br /></strong></a><strong><span>Closing date: </span></strong></strong>1/12/20 </div>
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<div><strong>From:<span> </span></strong>Ricardo Garcia-Mayoral, University of Cambridge, 25/9/20</div>
<div><strong>Subject:</strong> EPSRC-Funded Postdoctoral Position on Turbulent Flows Over Porous/Rough Surfaces</div>
<div><strong>Details: </strong><a href="https://bit.ly/2HCLihS">https://bit.ly/2HCLihS</a><strong> </strong><br /><strong>Closing date: </strong>23/10/20</div>
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<div><strong>From: </strong>Luca Magri, University of Cambridge, 21/9/20 </div>
<div><strong>Subject: </strong>PhD and postdoc positions in physics-aware machine learning (PhyCo project, ERC StG)</div>
<div><strong>Details: </strong><a href="https://bit.ly/2Gmvnng">https://bit.ly/2Gmvnng</a><strong> </strong>Please send your CV and a short motivation letter to  <a href="mailto:lm547@cam.ac.uk">lm547@cam.ac.uk</a> if you are interested. <br /><strong>Closing date:</strong> Application process will open in October/November</div>
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<div><strong>From: </strong>Mark Sterling, University of Birmingham, 21/8/20<br /><strong>Subject: </strong>Fully funded PhD studentship in fluid mechanics<br /><strong>Topic: </strong>Wind Engineering risk to forest trees - an experimental and numerical study<br /><strong>Details:</strong> <a href="https://bit.ly/3gwFl1W">https://bit.ly/3gwFl1W</a><span> </span><br /><strong>Closing date: </strong>31/10/20 <br /><br /></div>
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