Available PhD and Postdoctoral positions
We periodically have openings for PhD and Postdoctoral positions. As a rule, all PhD and Postdoctoral positions from QMUL's School of Engineering and Materials Science are listed in the website http://www.jobs.ac.uk/. The easiest way to know whether there are current position is to visit that website. In addition, you may contact any member of the Fluids group asking whether there are positions available now or there will be openings in the near future.
Funding your own PhD position
The best option for you if you want to work with a specific academic is to look for your own funding. This will give you the opportunity to develop a research theme based on your own specific interests (and not being constrained by the PhD topic for which funding is available).
There are several schemes that you can apply to. Here are some options:
UK-India education and research initiative: http://www.ukieri.org/
National Centre for the replacement refinement & reduction of animals in research: http://www.nc3rs.org.uk/
Royal academy of Engineering Schemes: https://royalsociety.org/grants/schemes/