Computational Aerospace Engineering and Structures

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

Students: Mukhopadhyay Tanmoym, Jamia Nidhal, Martinez Ayuso German, Wang Chen, Madinei Hadi, 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: Al Manthari Maimouna Said Mandhar, Boileau Etienne, Hasan Hayder Mohammed, Liaptsis Georgios, Batbooti Raed Sabri Hameed, Evans Richard Alun, Will Charles, Daniel Watson, Low Kenny, D’Onofrio Claudio, Carson Jason Matthew

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, Naumann David Stefan, Haider Muhammad Jibran, Hassan Osama Ibrahim Ismail, Poya Roman, Gansen Alex, Jones David Anthony, Lo Sui Bun, Price Matthew, Rees Luke Anthony, Bagwell Scott, Dawson Mark Gilbert, Drevon Tarik Ronan

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, Zuhaira Ali Adel Abdulwahed, 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: Elmessary Muhammad Ali Ali, Nagy Daniel, Price Anna Christina, Seifi Shirin, Wilson Luke Samuel Joseph, Wang Rui Jie, 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, Cui Zheng, Tan Wenjun, Wang Min, Aldosary Muhannad Haqqi Ismail, Baderul Hisham Muhammad Zakaria Bin, Chen Bin, Cui Shaoqing, Ramos Barboza Beatriz, Unaeze Conleth Chukwujike, Liang Rui, Muoka Anthony Edwin, 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