Research opportunities

We are interested to receive applications from ambitious individuals keen to pursue research interests in SPH at The University of Manchester in topics including: 

  • Numerical modelling of multi-phase and multi-scale flows for engineering applications
  • Modelling phase change and boiling using Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics (SPH)
  • Modelling free-surface flows using hybrid Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics (SPH) for large scale domains

Alternatively follow the link below to use FindaPhD for funded opportunities:


Use FindaPhD’s filters to discover funded PhD projects that align with MACE’s areas of expertise.

Funding and further enquiries

Various sources of PhD funding are also available.

For more information on PhD project topics available that may be developed further in discussion with academics to align with your interests and expertise please see individual staff pages.

For general queries about funding and how to apply please contact the Student Recruitment and Admissions Team.

Martin Lockey
Senior Postgraduate Admissions Administrator
George Begg Building – B15
0161 275 4345

Research expertise

Discover the range of our research topics in Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics.

Meet the team

Find contacts for academic, post-docs and PhD researchers in SPH.