Complex and Multiphase Flow Dynamics

Narayanan LabInsights on the dynamics of complex and multiphase fluids through experiments, theoretical analysis, and simulation are generated. A wide range of industries, products, and emerging technologies are being favorably impacted.

Faculty

Photo of Jason E. Butler Jason Butler Professor
(352) 392-2591

Ph.D., 1998, Chemical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin

Research Interests: Dynamics of Complex Fluids, Suspension and Multiphase Fluid Mechanics, Microfluidic Flows, Rheology

Photo of Henry Chu Henry Chu Assistant Professor

Starting January 2021

http://www.chugroup.site

Research Interests: Complex Fluid Dynamics, Colloid and Interface Science, Electrokinetics, and Rheology

Photo of Dmitry Kopelevich Dmitry Kopelevich Associate Professor
(352) 392-4422

Ph.D., 2002, University of Notre Dame

Research Interests: Molecular and Multi-scale Modeling, Nanoscale Transport Phenomena, Non-equilibrium Statistical Mechanics

Photo of Anthony J.C. Ladd Anthony Ladd Professor
(352) 392-6509

http://ww2.che.ufl.edu/ladd/

Research Interests: Numerical Simulations of Complex Fluids: Reactive Flows in Porous Media, Hydrodynamic Interactions, Dynamics of Filament Networks

Photo of Ranga Narayanan Ranga Narayanan Distinguished Professor and William P. and Tracy Cirioli Term Professor
(352) 392-9103

Ph.D., 1978, Illinois Institute of Technology (1981)

Research Interests: Interfacial instabilities, Transport phenomena with life support, materials science and biomedical applications