Flow visualisation from PIV testing, showing vortex rollup in jet impingement study by T.S. O´Donovan (EUROTHERM Award winner, 2008). This is an image of an air bubble injected into water from a 1 mm diameter orifice at a rate of 100 ml/min. This image is captured prior to the bubbles departure from the orifice. Donoghue, Murray & Robinson, Fluids & Heat Transfer research group, Trinity College Dublin. This image shows a nanochannel with a hot wall (left) and a cold wall (right). Heat transfer in the nanochannel is simulated using molecular dynamics and Monte Carlo methods; the research has been conducted by Nidea, Frijns, van Steenhoven and Markvoort ( This image shows the temperature field behind a heated cylinder, measured using Laser Induced Fluorescence (LIF). The flow has a Reynolds number of 130 and a Richardson number of 1.5. This image is taken from a study by Seuntiëns, Rindt and van Steenhoven (

Future EUROTHERM Seminars

No. Date Title Place Chairperson
110 11-13 April 2018 6th Edition of the Computational Thermal Radiation in Participation Media
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Cascais, Portugal Coelho, Lemonnier, Lybaert, Sel├žuk
111 2-6 Dec. 2018 Nanoscale and Microscale Heat Transfer V
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Levi, Finland Prunnila, Maasilta, Messina
112 15-17 May 2019 Thermal Energy Storage Lleida, Spain Cabeza, Ziskind, De Paepe


We sadly inform that Prof. Michel Combarnous passed away on May 10, 2018. He was an Honorary Member and a cofounder of the EUROTHERM Committee.

Upcoming Seminars
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Eurotherm 2016
Eurotherm 2016 in Krakow, Poland.