Environmental Fluids
Mechanics Lab (EFML)



Why it’s important to know how fluids move

Justin Pringle, University of KwaZulu-Natal COVID-19 has sharply brought into focus the impact of respiratory infectious diseases on humanity. It...
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THE.EARTH.LIVE is a project inspired by H.O.R.T.U.S (see here ) The concept is simple: The earth is finite and so are it’s...
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The Nature Of Things

Look around… you may find that nature has already solved your problem. It really is surprising how much there is...
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Effect of turbulence on algae growth

Turbulence plays a significant role in the production of algae. Turbulence enhances the movement of algae cells in fluids. Algae...
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Algae Biofuels

It is predicted that in the future, production of diesel and gasoline could be replaced by algae biofuel. Interest in...
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Algae Growth Media

Algae need carbon, water and nutrients to grow, same as us humans. The main nutrients necessary are nitrogen and phosphorus,...
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Algae Innovations

Algae are used for a range of different innovations from lighting, via powering buildings to jet fuel, read about some...
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