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CUED Division A

Energy, Fluids and Turbomachinery


Tim holds BA and MEng degrees in Engineering from the University of Cambridge with a specialisation in Aerospace and Aerothermal Engineering. After graduating, he worked for the European Space Agency as part of its one-year Young Graduate Trainee programme. He returned to Cambridge in 2011 to begin doctoral research in the area of aeroacoustics in close collaboration with Dyson Ltd.


Key publications: 

Newman, TJ and Agarwal, A and Dowling, AP and Stimpson, R (2014) Tonal noise generation mechanisms in low-speed mixed-flow fans. 20th AIAA/CEAS Aeroacoustics Conference

Newman, TJ and Agarwal, A and Dowling, AP and Desvard, L (2013) Aeroacoustic source measurement methods for characterizing the sound generated by ducted flow devices with higher-order modes, Proceedings of 166th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, ASA 2013

Newman, TJ and Agarwal, A and Dowling, AP and Desvard, L and Stimpson, R (2013) A six sensor method for measuring acoustic properties in ducts, Proceedings of 21st International Congress on Acoustics, ICA 2013

Teaching and Supervisions

  • PIA Thermofluid Mechanics - Supervisor for Sidney Sussex college
  • PIIA Fluid Mechanics I - Demonstrator for bluff-body experiment
PhD student in aeroacoustics

Contact Details

Department of Engineering
Trumpington Street
+44 (0)1223 766 063
Not available for consultancy


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Fluid Mechanics