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Dr Ben Evans

Professor Ben Evans

Professor, Aerospace Engineering

Email address

Welsh language proficiency

Intermediate Welsh Speaker
Academic Office - A_206
Second Floor
Engineering Central
Bay Campus
Available For Postgraduate Supervision


Dr Ben Evans is an Associate Professor in Aerospace Engineering and sits on the design team for the Bloodhound Land Speed Record project with responsibilities for aerodynamic modelling.

Dr Evans's research interests range from computational shape optimisation and high speed aerodynamic modelling to molecular gas dynamics simulation and has worked with companies including Rolls-Royce, Airbus and Reaction Engines. He has interests in engineering public engagement and engineering education.

Areas Of Expertise

  • High speed aerodynamics
  • Computational fluid dynamics
  • Molecular gas dynamics
  • Optimisation
  • Engineering education and public engagement