Computational Aerospace Engineering and Structures

Staff: Professor Michael Friswell (Coordinator), , , , Dr Chenguang Yang

Students:  Tanmoy Mukhopadhyay , Nidhal Jamia , Germán Martínez , Wang Chen, Hadi Madinei , Leão Ramos Davi, Aldoumani Nada, Mortished Charles, Philo Adam, Sillars, Mehmood Shahid

Group research interests:

  • Structure Dynamics
  • Control Systems and Automation

Computational Biomedical Engineering and Rheology

Staff: Professor Perumal Nithiarasu (Coordinator), , , ,

Students:  Maimouna Al Manthari , Etienne Boileau , Hayder Hasan , Georgios Liaptsis , Raed Batbooti , Evans Richard Alun, Will Charles, Daniel Watson , Low Kenny, D’Onofrio Claudio,  Matthew Carson

Group research interests:

  • Improve our understanding of the human physiology
  • Develop advanced diagnostic techniques
  • Optimize the design of medical devices

Computational Methods in Engineering

Staff: Professor Michael Edwards (Coordinator), , Dr Antonio Gil, , , Professor Ken Morgan, Dr Ruben Sevilla

Students: Ahmed Raheel, Manzoor Shahid, Xie Yawei, David Naumann , Haider Muhammad Jibran, Hassan Osama Ibrahim Ismail, Poya Roman, Gansen Alex, Jones David Anthony, Lo Sui Bun, Price Matthew, Luke Rees , Scott Bagwell , Dawson Mark Gilbert,  Ronan Tarik Drevon

Group research interests:

  •  Advanced discretisation methods
  • Unstructured mesh generation and CAD-CAE integration
  • Inverse problems
  • Fluid flow, electromagnetism and coupled multi-physics problems

Computational Energy and Environment

Staff: (Coordinator), , , , ,

Students: Bennett William George, Chatzirodou Antonia, Yin Yunzhu , Lake Thomas, Moloney Violeta, Thompson Daniel Arthur, Ali Zuhaira , Abbas Salam Abd Albare, Evans Andrew, Welch John, Jalalian-Khakshour Amir, Thatcher Mark Richard

Group research interests:

  • Coastal flooding and erosion
  • Coastal morphodynamics
  • Marine renewable energy
  • Stochastic modelling
  • Computational modelling of flow-structure interactions
  • Impact of climate change on our coasts

Computational Nanostructures

Staff: (Coordinator), , Dr Chenyuan Wang

Students:  Muhammad Elmessary , Nagy Daniel, Price Anna Christina, Seifi Shirin, Wilson Luke Samuel Joseph, Ruijie Wang , Alnazer Hamed Mohamed, Xiao Yao

Group research interests:

  • Si and III-V FinFETs
  • Si Nanowires
  • Si and III-V MOSFETs including thin-body architectures
  • GaN HEMTs
  • Scanning probe microscopy modelling

Computational Solids, Structures and Coupled Systems

Staff: (Co-ordinator), , Professor Eduardo de Souza Neto, Professor Yuntian Feng, ,

Students:  Abdul Latif Mai , Zheng Cui , Tan Wenjun, Min Wang , Aldosary Muhannad Haqqi Ismail, Baderul Hisham Muhammad Zakaria Bin, Bin Chen , Shaoqing Cui , Ramos Barboza Beatriz, Unaeze Conleth Chukwujike, Rui Liang , Anthony Muoka , Vodlak Teja , Gordon Jonathan, De Bortoli Daniel

Group research interests:

  • Fundamental contributions to the numerical treatment of elasto-plastic/elasto-viscoplastic problems involving finite strains and deformations
  • Contributed prominently to the computational modelling of frictional contact problems and to the simulation of progressively damaging solids
  • Significant contributions to research into adaptive mesh refinement procedures for elasto-plastic materials with evolving geometries, and the development of iterative equation solution procedures for large-scale engineering problems
  • Recent significant research contributions include novel computational strategies for fluid-structure interaction and fluid flows with free surfaces and interfaces incorporating surface tension
  • Actively involved in research on multiscale modelling of materials and structures