Yufeng Yao is currently a Reader in Aerospace Engineering at School of Aerospace and Aircraft Engineering, Kingston University London, and Director of Aerospace and Complex Flow Systems Research Groups. He completed his PhD at Department of Aerospace, University of Glasgow (Scotland) in 1997. He was a Research Fellow at Queen Marry College, University of London (1996–1999), University of Cambridge (1999), University of Southampton (1999–2002); and later as a Senior Engineer in Aero-thermodynamics at Siemens Industrial Turbo-machinery Ltd. (2002–2003). His research interest includes, but not limited to, direct and large-eddy simulations of turbulent flow in complex geometries, transitional turbulent flow in shock/boundary-layer interactions and the RANS modelling of multi-phase flow and heat transfer for industrial applications. He has published more than 100 papers at peer reviewed Journals and conference proceedings. He is Fellow of Royal Aeronautical Society, Senior Member of American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineering.
Biography Updated on 19 June 2012