Project archive

In this page you can find open-access publications, datasets, media and materials related with the outcomes of the project.

Journal papers

Conference Contributions

Dissemination Activities

Seminars and Presentations

Datasets & Codes


July 2023

Convective heat transfer in a TBL enhanced by LGAC published

R. Castellanos, A. Ianiro, S. Discetti (2023) “Genetically-inspired convective heat transfer enhancement in a turbulent boundary layer.” Applied Thermal Engineering, 230, 120621.

May 2023

Project PI appointed deputy director for strategy and promotion of the Department of Aerospace Engineering.

Congratulations to Stefano Discetti who was appointed as deputy director for strategy and promotion of the Department of Aerospace Engineering! Official announcement here.

December 2022

RaSeedGAN on Nature Machine Intelligence

A. Güemes, C. Sanmiguel Vila, S. Discetti (2022). “Super-resolution generative adversarial networks of randomly-seeded fields“. Nature Machine Intelligence, 4, 1165–1173.

August 2022

KNN-PTV published

june 2022

PI Stefano Discetti Interview at Fundación Madri+d

I. Tirelli, A. Ianiro, S. Discetti (2022). “An end-to-end KNN-based PTV approach for high-resolution measurements and uncertainty quantification”. Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 110756.

april 2022

Pressure from data-driven time-resolved PIV 

J. Chen, M. Raiola, S. Discetti (2022). “Pressure from data-driven estimation of velocity fields using snapshot PIV and fast probes”. Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 110647.

april 2022

Awards of Excellence 2022, Social Council of the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M)

The 14th Edition Awards of Excellence 2022, the Social Council of the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M), has awarded our PI S. Discetti in the category of Young Doctoral Research Staff. Congratulations!

february 2022

NEXTFLOW & ZARATHUSTRA joint workshop – 23 February 2022

A joint workshop of the ERC Starting Grant projects NEXTFLOW (Next-generation flow diagnostics for control) and ZARATHUSTRA (Revolutionizing advanced electrodeless plasma thrusters for space transportation). The workshop brought together the working teams of the two projects to discuss on common interests and foster collaboration.

november 2021

Fundamentals and recent advances in Particle Image Velocimetry and Lagrangian Particle Tracking, von Karman Institute Lecture Series and Events

  • “Statistical methods to enhance PIV measurements”, by S. Discetti
  • “Tomographic Particle Image Velocimetry”, by S. Discetti

The Lecture series directors were Prof. Stefano Discetti, from Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain and Prof. Miguel Mendez from the von Karman Institute, Belgium.

september 2021

Invited Keynote Lecture at 19th International Symposium on Flow Visualization ISFV 19

june 2021

Aeroseminar in TU Delft

“Pushing the limits of PIV with data-driven techniques”, by S. Discetti

March 2021

Seminars on Aerospace Science and Technology in UC3M

Presentation of the ERC Starting Grant “NEXTFLOW”, by Stefano Discetti

January 2021


Begining of the project NEXTFLOW