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Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics

Career

  • 1992-1994: Post-doctoral research fellow for the Japan-Canada Project in Weather and Climate of the Arctic, Department of Physics, University of Toronto
  • 1992-1993: Senior Visitor, Department of Engineering Science, Hokkaido University
  • 1995-1999: Lecturer, Department of Mathematics, University of Bristol
  • 1999-2001: Assistant Professor of Environmental Engineering, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Irwin and Joan Jacobs School of Engineering, University of California, San Diego
  • 2001-2005: Associate Professor (with tenure) of Environmental Engineering, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Irwin and Joan Jacobs School of Engineering, University of California, San Diego
  • 2004-2005: Visiting Researcher (Poste Rouge au CNRS) in the Hydrodynamics Laboratory, (LaDyHX) Ecole Polytechnique-CNRS
  • 2005-9: University Lecturer in Fluid Flow, BP Institute and the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge
  • 2009-13: University Senior Lecturer in Fluid Flow, BP Institute and the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge
  • 2013-15: Reader in Environmental and Industrial Fluid Dynamics, BP Institute and the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge
  • 2015-: Professor of Environmental and Industrial Fluid Dynamics, BP Institute and the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge
  • 2020-: Head of Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge
  • 2005-: Fellow and College Lecturer in Mathematics, Churchill College, University of Cambridge

Research

  • stratified flows
  • turbulent mixing processes
  • Generalised flow instability and transition
  • turbulent plumes
  • building ventilation

Publications

Introducing JFM Notebooks
C Meneveau, CCP Caulfield
– Journal of Fluid Mechanics
(2022)
952,
e1
Structured input–output analysis of stably stratified plane Couette flow
C Liu, C-CP Caulfield, DF Gayme
– Journal of Fluid Mechanics
(2022)
948,
ARTN A10
A physical–statistical recipe for representation of small-scale oceanic turbulent mixing in climate models
A Mashayek, BB Cael, L Cimoli, MH Alford, CP Caulfield
– Flow
(2022)
2,
E24
Deep Ocean Learning of Small Scale Turbulence
A Mashayek, N Reynard, F Zhai, K Srinivasan, A Jelley, A Naveira Garabato, CP Caulfield
– Geophysical Research Letters
(2022)
49,
ARTN e2022GL098039
Stratified turbulent mixing in oscillating shear flows
SF Lewin, CP Caulfield
– Journal of Fluid Mechanics
(2022)
944,
r3
Robust preconditioned one-shot methods and direct-adjoint-looping for optimizing Reynolds-averaged turbulent flows
S Nabi, P Grover, CP Caulfield
– Computers & Fluids
(2022)
238,
105390
Robust and efficient identification of optimal mixing perturbations using proxy multiscale measures.
C Heffernan, C-CP Caulfield
– Philos Trans A Math Phys Eng Sci
(2022)
380,
20210026
Deep ocean learning of small scale turbulence
A Mashayek, N Reynard, F Zhai, K Srinivasan, A Jelley, AC Naveira Garabato, C Caulfield
(2022)
A physical-statistical recipe for representation of small scale oceanic turbulent mixing in climate models
A Mashayek, B Barry, M Alford, L Cimoli, C-C Caulfield
(2022)
Implications of inertial subrange scaling for stably stratified mixing
GD Portwood, SM De Bruyn Kops, CP Caulfield
– Journal of Fluid Mechanics
(2022)
939,
A10
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Research Groups

Cantab Capital Institute for the Mathematics of Information
High-Reynolds-Number Fluid Flow

Room

B1.36

Telephone

01223 337744