Department News, July 2022 Part 2

8 July 2022

(1) UCL held its sustainability awards on Wednesday, and the department was awarded a Silver in the Green Impact scheme. Congratulations to the Green Team who earned this: Benjamin Aslan, Matthew Crowe, Sonya Crowe, TD Dang, Ben Davies, Sam Harris, Ted Johnson, Robb McDonald, and Michael Singer.

(2) Georgios Pasias passed his viva on 29th June. His thesis, titled "Developed liquid film passing a trailing edge under the action of gravity and capillarity", was supervised by Robert Bowles. Congratulations Dr Pasias!

(3) Finally, I am now able to report the good news of this year's promotions round. An excellent year: all the following promotions will take effect from October.

Two new Associate Professors (Teaching):

  • Cecilia Busuioc
  • Luciano Rila

Five new Associate Professors: 

  • Dario Beraldo
  • Lorenzo Foscolo
  • Duncan Hewitt
  • Angelika Manhart
  • Neofytos Rodosthenous

Four new Professors:

  • Jeff Galkowski
  • Ilia Kamotski
  • Andrea Macrina
  • Hao Ni

Everyone we put forward was successful - and indeed I'm told this was true across the whole Faculty. Many congratulations to all these colleagues, excellent performances all round to deserve this recognition.