Hong Kong23: Dr. Natan Zawadzki

GPPS CFD Workshop: Plenary Keynote Speaker

Keynote Title:
Validation of k-omega SST modifications in the turbomachinery context using two axial rotors



Natan is a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Oxford Thermofluids Institute, leading ice crystal icing experiments and validation of in-house numerical codes. He also holds a Stipendiary Lecturership at St Catherine’s College, teaching parts of the Fluid Dynamics, Thermodynamics and Engineering in Society classes.

He obtained his PhD in Aerospace from Cranfield University. His doctoral research focused on numerical modelling of water injection in a turbofan engine compressor to reduce the engine nitrogen oxide emissions through evaporative cooling.

Natan’s adventure started in Germany, where he obtained his BSc degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Siegen. He spent 1.5 years at Rolls-Royce Germany, forging his freshly acquired knowledge in various projects related to the modelling of oil and heat management systems. He also worked on the development of Lattice Boltzmann solvers.

Throughout his studies, Natan engaged in teaching fluid mechanics and mathematics. Committed to promoting research and supporting his community, Natan has co-founded and runs the International Society for Computational Fluid Dynamics (ISCFD).

Natan Zawadzki (University of Oxford, UK)

Dr. Natan Zawadzki

University of Oxford
Oxford Thermofluids Institute

Our location

With team members spread across the globe, the core team is based in Zurich Switzerland.


Landis + Gyr-Strasse 1, 6300 Zug