The PhD thesis of Wybe Rozema has been nominated for the European ECCOMAS Best PhD Thesis 2015 Award. The national Graduate School on fluid mechanics, JM Burgerscentrum, and the national Graduate School on solid mechanics, Engineering Mechanics, have selected Rozema’s thesis as the Dutch candidate.
Dr. Rozema defended his thesis "Low-dissipation methods and models for the simulation of turbulent subsonic flow" on October 30th, with promotores
P rof.ir. R.W.C.P. Verstappen
and Prof. A.E.P. Veldman of the Computational Mechanics and Numerical Mathematics group
(Johann Bernoulli Institute). Early June 2016, the award winner will be announced by ECCOMAS, the European Community for Computational Methods in Applied Sciences.
On the Education Day of the Faculty of Science and Engineering, the winner of the Faculty Teaching Award 2017 was revealed: Prof. Dirk Slotboom has been chosen as FSE’s teacher of the year 2017.
Ten University of Groningen (UG) Bachelor’s degree programmes have been awarded the ‘Top Degree Programme’ title in this year’s Dutch Higher Education Guide (Keuzegids), placing them at the top of Dutch academic education. In the ‘Broad-based General...
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