Dr Alper Celik

Lecturer, Aerospace Engineering

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 602091
Academic Office - A_207
Second Floor
Engineering Central
Bay Campus
Available For Postgraduate Supervision


Dr Celik joined the Aerospace Engineering Department at Swansea University as a Lecturer in December 2021. He also holds a Honorary Lecturer position at the University of Bristol Aerospace Engineering Department. Prior to joining Swansea University, Dr Celik was a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Bristol. Dr Celik holds a BSc (2008), MSc (2011) and PhD (2017) degree from METU, Turkey.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Experimental aerodynamics
  • Experimental aeroacoustics
  • Flow control
  • Acoustic metamaterials
  • Biomimicry

Career Highlights


Aerodynamics – Conventional wings, Delta Wings and Blended bodies

Aeroacoustics-Noise attenuation methods for aerofoils, wind turbines and airborne structures (Serrations, porous materials, metamaterials)

Bioinspired flow control methods

Award Highlights