Professor Artur J. Jaworski


1986-1991: Five year MSc studies at the Faculty of Power and Aeronautical Engineering of the Warsaw University of Technology. These were in speciality Applied Mechanics and were concerned with theoretical and numerical analysis of heat and mass transfer processes

1992-1996: PhD studies at the Department of Aeronautics, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London. Experimental research in fluid mechanics concerning coherent structures generated by vortex breakdown flow field

1996-2000: Postdoctoral research associate at the Department of Chemical Engineering, UMIST. Conducted research in the area of sensor design and measurement and instrumentation for multiphase processes and non-invasive imaging techniques such as industrial process tomography;

2000-2011: Lecturer in Engineering, Manchester School of Engineering at the University of Manchester; from 2004 Senior Lecturer, School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering at the University of Manchester;

2004-2009: Appointment as EPSRC Advanced Research Fellow - Thermoacoustic Technologies;

2011-2013: Chair in Engineering and Head of the Thermofluids Research Group, Department of Engineering, University of Leicester;

2012-2015: Appointment as Royal Society Industry Fellow - Thermoacoustic Technologies;

2015: Visiting Professor at Faculty of Engineering, University of Cagliari, Italy

2013-to date: Chair in Energy Technology & Environment; Faculty of Engineering; University of Leeds.

Research interests

My current research interests can be broadly summarised as follows:

  • Thermoacoustic Technologies
  • Thermal-Fluid Processes in Oscillatory Flows
  • Applied Aerodynamics and Fluid Mechanics
  • Multiphase Flows and Processes
  • Sensors and Instrumentation for Multiphase Flows/Heterogeneous Mixtures
  • Thermal and Flow Management in Microfluidic Devices

Other information:


  • PhD, MSc(Eng), DIC, CEng, FRAeS, FHEA

Professional memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Research groups and institutes

  • Complex Systems and Processes
  • Applied Photon Science
  • Clean Combustion
  • Functional Materials, Products and Devices
  • Low Carbon Energy
  • Waste Management and Resource Recovery