Dr Clare Wood

Associate Professor, Civil Engineering

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+44 (0) 1792 606610

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Academic Office - A_124
First Floor
Engineering Central
Bay Campus
Available For Postgraduate Supervision


Dr Clare Wood is an Associate Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at Swansea University. She is also the Civil Engineering Programmes Director, responsible for the management of a suite of accredited undergraduate and postgraduate degree schemes. 

She has extensive experience in research and is an expert in computational methods for engineering and experimental investigations of sustainable conctruction materials and methods, cementitious materials and concrete products. 

She currently leads a number of industry-collaborative research projects along materials, sustainability and biodiversity themes and is lead supervisor for postgraduate research on these themes.   

Areas Of Expertise

  • Computational Fluid Structure Interaction (FSI)
  • Computational Modelling
  • Sustainable construction materials
  • Low carbon concrete
  • Ultra High Performance Concrete (UHPC)
  • Alkali-activated cementitious mortars
  • Eco-structures
  • Civil Engineering and Society

Career Highlights


To ensure effective delivery of mutlidisciplinary projects Dr Clare Wood works in collaboration with colleagues across the University, including Materials Engineering, Biosciences and History as well as with partners from wider academia, Industry, and Local Authorities.