The Group is proud of its outstanding experimental facilities, which support Group's fundamental and applied research. Its Fluid Mechanics Laboratory houses excellent research facilities, including a range of large open channel flumes, a wave flume, an oscillatory flow tunnel and various porous media and gravity current facilities. A dedicated team of experienced technicians in these labs and the Engineering Workshop provide all necessary support.
The Group's main research facilities are:
- Aberdeen Open Channel Facility (AOCF)
- Aberdeen Oscillatory Flow Tunnel (AOFT)
- Aberdeen University Random Wave Flume (AURWF)
- Armfield Flume
- Open Channel and Sediment Re-Circulation Flume
- Swash Faciltiy