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Professor Tom Povey

Professor of Engineering Science at Oxford University

Tom is a Professor of Engineering Science and a Tutorial Fellow of University College, where he is also the Tacchi Fellow in Engineering Science.

Main Research interests

His research group pioneered accurate metal effectivness measurement techniques, ultra-high-accuracy engine capacity measurement techniques, and high frequencey (10 KHz) cooling modulation methods by acoustic optimisation of cooling holes. Tom has published mroe than 70 papers in turbomachinery conferences and journals, with an emphasis on turbine performance, heat transfer, and combined aero/cooling problems.

Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford

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