Contact Dr Artur Szymański

Areas of expertise

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Gas Turbines & Propulsion

Background

Dr Szymański is a research fellow in turbomachinery aerodynamics in the Propulsion Engineering Centre, School of Aerospace, Transport and Manufacturing [SATM].

Dr Szymański obtained his PhD in Turbomachinery Design and Exploitation from Silesian University of Technology (Gliwice, Poland) in 2017. Prior to that, he obtained his MSc (Hons) and BEng (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering from Silesian University of Technology (Gliwice, Poland), in 2013 and 2012 respectively.

Current activities

His research interests include:

- Secondary flow system design in gas turbines

- Computational fluid dynamic methods for turbomachinery

- Axial compressor bleeding solutions

- Gas turbine design and design methods

His expertise is in process simulation and modelling of flow phenomena, and analysis of engineering data.

Publications

Articles In Journals

Conference Papers

  • Szymański A (2017) Experimental and numerical validation study of the labyrinth seal configurations. In: 12th European Conference on Turbomachinery Fluid Dynamics and Thermodynamics, ETC 2017, Stockholm, 3-7 April 2017.
  • Dykas S, Majkut M, Smolka K, Strozik M, Szymański A, (2017) Interphase processes analysis in moist air transonic flows in nozzles. In: 12th European Conference on Turbomachinery Fluid Dynamics and Thermodynamics, ETC 2017, Stockholm, 3-7 April 2017.
  • Szymański A, Wroblewski W, Dykas S, Majkut M, Strozik M & Marugi K Labyrinth seals flow field evaluation with optical methods. In: 13th International Conference on Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics, Portoroz, 17-19 July 2017.
  • Szymański A, Dykas S, Wroblewski W & Majkut M Aeroacoustic performance of a labyrinth seal with smooth or honeycomb land. In: 12th International Symposium on Experimental Computational Aerothermodynamics of Internal Flows, Lerici, 13-16 July 2015.
  • Szymański A, Dykas S & Wroblewski Flow analysis of the turbine rotor tip seal on a highly rotary test rig. In: 11th European Turbomachinery Conference, Madrid, 23-27 March 2015.