Research Projects

SherwinLab research projects focus on a combination of physics, applied mathematics, high-performance computing, programming and engineering. The main topics are highlighted as follows.


One of the main research topics in SherwinLab is the development and application of the spectral/hp element method code Nektar++ and NekMesh.

Biomedical flows

Biomedical flows is one of the key research topics of SherwinLab, working in collaboration with different departments and institutions.

Automotive and Motorsport

SherwinLab develops research on bluff bodies, automotive and motorsport flows, using high-fidelity CFD code Nektar++.


Turbomachinery high-fidelity simulations using Nektar++ is one of the main research topics at SherwinLab.