Professor Arnaud Malan

Professor, Chair: Industry Computational Fluid Dynamics

Room 213, Electrical Mechanical Building, UCT Upper Campus


  • PhD, University of Wales Swansea (2002)
  • Masters in Mech Eng. (Cum Laude) University of Pretoria (o    

Undergraduate Teaching:

  • MEC4045F (Numerical Methods in Heat and Fluid Flow)
  • ThermoFluids 3rd year

Postgraduate Teaching:

  • MEC5069Z (Computational Fluid Dynamics)

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Research Interests:

  • Computational fluid dynamics (CFD)
  • Aerodynamics and aerodynamic modelling
  • Multi-physics computational mechanics modelling 
  • Higher order methods for CFD
  • Free-surface-modelling