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Megan Davies Wykes

  • Dr
  • Postdoctoral Researcher
  • University of Cambridge
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I am currently working on laboratory experiments of building interior airflows and their coupling with external flows. This project aims to reduce pollution and the heat island effect in cities through modelling and design.

Recent publications

  • Self-sculpting of a dissolvable body due to gravitational convection

    • Davies Wykes M
    • Huang J
    • Hajjar G
    • et al.
  • On the meaning of mixing efficiency for buoyancy-driven mixing in stratified turbulent flows

    • Davies Wykes M
    • Hughes G
    • Dalziel S

Professional experience

Postdoctoral Researcher

University of Cambridge

September 2016 - Present

Courant Instructor

New York University

September 2015 - September 2016(a year)

Fulbright Scholar

New York University

September 2014 - August 2015(a year)


PhD in Applied Mathematics

University of Cambridge

January 2011 - September 2014(4 years)

MEng in Aeronautical Engineering

University of Cambridge

October 2006 - July 2010(4 years)

Co-authors (37)

  • Hannah Gough
  • Marco-Felipe King
  • Dunhui Xiao