Tom Hickling’s work on modelling heat transfer in jet engines is recognised by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Engineering Science DPhil student Tom Hickling, of the Oxford Thermofluids Institute and Somerville College, has been awarded the 2020 American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Gas Turbine Award.

The ASME Gas Turbine Award, established in 1963, recognizes outstanding contributions in the literature of gas turbines. It is regarded as the most prestigious and most competitive ASME Award in the world of Turbomachinery for Power Generation and Aviation Propulsion. It is selected annually out of the best papers from about 1000 peer-reviewed papers presented in the primer ASME Turbo Expo Congress.

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