Alvaro Meseguer

PhD in Physics from UPC
Research areas: Mathematical Modelling

Assistant Professor (Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, 1995-1999)
EPSRC Postdoctoral Research Officer (Oxford University, UK, 1999-2002)
Lecturer in Physics (Oxford University, Hertford College, UK, 1999-2002)
Indexed published papers: 31
h-index: 13
Supervised PhD Theses: 3

Research lines

  • Spectral Methods for Nonlinear Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations
  • Dynamical Systems (Bifurcation Theory)
  • Hydrodynamic Stability Theory
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics

Selected publications

  • Linearized pipe flow to Reynolds number 10.000.000., Meseguer, A. & Trefethen, L. N. , Journal of Computational Physics 186, 178 (2003)
  • Streak breakdown instability in pipe Poiseuille flow, Meseguer, A, Physics of Fluids 15, 1203 (2003)
  • Critical threshold in pipe flow transition., Mellibovsky, F., Meseguer, A. , Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A-Mathematical and Engineering Sciences 367, 1888 (2009)
  • Transition in Localized Pipe Flow Turbulence., Mellibovsky, F., Meseguer, A. , Schneider, T.M., Eckhardt, B., Physical Review Letters 103, 5 (2009)
  • Subcritical Equilibria in Taylor-Couette flow., Deduchi, K., Meseguer, A., Mellibovsky, F., Physical Review Letters 112, 18 (2014)