Research Areas/Interest


Finite element analysis ——–

– FEA software (ANSYS, ABAQUS, ADAPTIC)
– Numerical modelling: simplification & advanced
– FEM formulation & application

Meshfree methods ——–

– New formulation & application
– Numerical modelling: simplification & advanced
– Integration with FEM

Computational structural mechanics ——–

– Nonlinear structural response: FEA
– Geometric nonlinearity: buckling, large displacements
– Material nonlinearity: elasto-plastic behaviour
– Simplified/advanced modelling – Parallel computing/HPC
– Interdisciplinary: bio-mechanics

IT-related civil engineering/construction ——–

– Construction simulation: manufacturing-like productivity
– Modeling & application