1984 …2019
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Biography

Prof Kerry Hourigan works in the Faculty of Engineering at Monash University as a Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Director of the Laboratory for Biomedical Engineering (LBE), and a Co-Director of the Fluids Laboratory for Aeronautical and Industrial Research (FLAIR). He is a Fellow of Engineers Australia. 

Prof Hourigan has an extensive research and industrial background in experimental and computational fluid dynamics, having been a National Research Councial/NASA Research Associate at the Caltech Jet Propulsion Laboratory, the Clark B. Millikan Visiting Professor of Aerospace at the California Institute of Technology, the Otto Monsted Guest Professor at the Technical University of Denmark, a Senior Principal Research Scientist a tthe CSIRO and a successful engineering consultant to major international projects, as well as numerous visiting professorships in France, Japan and the USA. 

Education/Academic qualification

Astrophysics, PhD, MONASH UNIVERSITY

Applied Mathematics/Physics, BSc, MONASH UNIVERSITY

External positions

Fellow, Engineers Australia

1996 → …

Keywords

  • Bluff Body Flows
  • Flow-Induced Vibration
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Bio-inspired Fluid Dynamics
  • Aeronautics

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Projects 2008 2014

Research Output 1984 2019

An experimental investigation of flow-induced vibration of high-side-ratio rectangular cylinders

Zhao, J., Hourigan, K. & Thompson, M. C., 6 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Fluids and Structures. 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Dynamic response of elliptical cylinders undergoing transverse flow-induced vibration

Zhao, J., Hourigan, K. & Thompson, M. C., 7 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Fluids and Structures. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Evolutionary shape optimisation enhances the lift coefficient of rotating wing geometries

Bhat, S. S., Zhao, J., Sheridan, J., Hourigan, K. & Thompson, M. C., 10 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 868, p. 369-384 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Large amplitude cross-stream sphere vibration generated by applied rotational oscillation

Sareen, A., Zhao, J., Sheridan, J., Hourigan, K. & Thompson, M. C., 12 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Fluids and Structures. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Uncoupling the effects of aspect ratio, Reynolds number and Rossby number on a rotating insect-wing planform

Bhat, S. S., Zhao, J., Sheridan, J., Hourigan, K. & Thompson, M. C., 25 Jan 2019, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 859, p. 921-948 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review