Dr Xi Zou

Lecturer, Aerospace Engineering

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 205678 ext 1430

Email address

Available For Postgraduate Supervision


Dr Zou joined the Aerospace Engineering Department at Swansea University as a Lecturer in May 2023. He obtained his PhD degree from University of Pavia, Italy and Polytechnical University of Catalonia, Spain via the Erasmus Mundus Joint Doctorate fellowship Simulation in Engineering and Entrepreneurship Development. Prior to working at Swansea, Dr Zou was a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Nottingham. He also worked as a Stress Engineer at Airbus China. Dr Zou holds a BSc in Spacecraft Design and Engineering and a MSc in Mechanics from Beihang University, China.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Finite element methods
  • Mesh generation
  • Reduced order modelling
  • Airframe structure analysis
  • Fatigue and damage simulation
  • Composite structures