Research Grants

Active External Grants

  1. National Natural Science Foundation of China, Major Research Plan “Generation, evolution and mechanisms of turbulence structures” - Cultivation Program (No. 92052105) “Turbulence structure based active/passive control methods and mechanisms for airfoil-turbulence interaction noise”, 2021/01–2023/12, ¥1,000,000, PI
  2. National Natural Science Foundation of China, International Collaboration and Exchange Program with the Royal Society (UK) (No. 12111530102) “Active flow and noise control by a low-cost smart device (Aficose)”, 2021/04–2023/03, ¥100,000 (China) & £11,730 (UK), PI
  3. Department of Science and Technology of Guangdong Province, “Guangdong Special Support Program for Young Elite of Science and Technology Innovation” (No. 2019TQ05Z115), 2020/07–2023/07, ¥500,000, PI
  4. Department of Science and Technology of Guangdong Province, “Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Turbulence Research and Applications” (No. 2019B21203001), 2019/09–2022/09, ¥3,000,000, Co-PI
  5. Science, Technology and Innovation Commission of Shenzhen Municipality, “Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Turbulence Research and Applications” - Shenzhen Municipality Matching Fund, 2021/08–2023/08, ¥7,000,000, Co-PI
  6. China Aerodynamic Research and Development Center, Aerodynamic Noise Control Laboratory - Key Program (No. ANCL20200102), “Active/passive control methods of airfoil noise with trailing-edge air blowing”, 2020/11–2022/11, ¥160,000, PI
  7. China Aviation Industry General Aircraft Institute Co. Ltd., “Aerodynamic and acoustic integrated design of vertical take-off and landing aircraft”, 2022/03–2022/12, ¥190,000, PI

Completed External Grants

  1. National Natural Science Foundation of China, General Program (No. 11772146) “Bluff body flow/noise control by coupling porous material and air blowing/suction”, 2018/01–2021/12, ¥680,000, PI
  2. National Natural Science Foundation of China, Major Research Plan “Generation, evolution and mechanisms of turbulence structures” - Key Program (No. 91752204) “On the relationship between turbulence structures and spectrum similarities of aerodynamic noise”, 2018/01–2021/12, ¥3,700,000, Co-PI
  3. National Natural Science Foundation of China, Major Research Plan “Fundamental research on engine-orientated turbulent combustion” - Cultivation Program (No. 91741101) “Study on the mechanism of the full-scale effect of combustion on turbulence under engine condition”, 2018/01–2020/12, ¥800,000, Participant
  4. Natural Science Foundation of Guangdong Province, General Program (No. 2018A0303130142), “Effects of vertical vortex impingement on blade aerodynamic noise and flow control”, 2018/05–2021/04, ¥100,000, Participant
  5. Science, Technology and Innovation Commission of Shenzhen Municipality, Fundamental Research Program (No. JCYJ20170817110605193) “Mechanisms and suppression methods of aerodynamic noise from small UAVs”, 2018/03–2021/09, ¥2,000,000, PI
  6. Science, Technology and Innovation Commission of Shenzhen, “Aerospace Complex Flow Key Laboratory of Shenzhen” (No. ZDSYS201802081843517), 2019/03–2021/09, ¥4,500,000, Co-PI
  7. China Aerodynamic Research and Development Center, Aerodynamic Noise Control Laboratory - General Program (No. ANCL20180104), “Flow and noise control of structured porous material”, 2018/12–2019/12, ¥90,000, PI
  8. China Aerodynamic Research and Development Center, Aerodynamic Noise Control Laboratory - General Program (No. ANCL20190204), “Noise reduction mechanisms of bio-inspired rotor trailing-edge serrations”, 2019/08–2020/08, ¥60,000, Co-PI
  9. Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., HIRP Open, “Fan noise reduction techniques through blade treatment”, 2018/12–2019/03, ¥50,000, PI

Internal Funding

  1. Construction Fund of High-Level Universities of Science and Technology of Guangdong, “Low-turbulence aeroacoustic wind tunnel”, 2017/01–2019/12, PI
  2. Shenzhen Overseas High-Calibre Personnel “Peacock Program”, Research Startup Fund, “Active/passive control of bluff body flow and noise”, 2017/03–2022/03, ¥4,000,000, PI

Research Projects

Research projects are available in the areas of (but not limited to):

  • Hybrid passive/active flow and noise control of bluff bodies
  • Low-noise design for UAV propellerss and fans
  • Noise reduction of aircraft slats, trailing edges, and wind turbine blades
  • Aerodynamic characteristics and noise mechanisms of stalled aerofoils
  • Insulation of sandwich structures for turbulent boundary layer induced noise
  • Flow and acoustic testing techniques, e.g. aeroacoustic wind tunnel, phased microphone array

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