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Modelling and Simulation in Engineering Systems

Date: Mon 22 Oct 2012, 10:30 - 12:40

Location: SEMS Seminar Room

Five 25 minute Seminars covering research subjects within Modelling and Simulation in Engineering Systems.

• 10:30 – “Microfluidics and Nanofluidics: From Fundamentals to Applications” Dr Saeid Vafaei, Formerly University of Warwick.

• 10:55 – “Fully-resolved DNS sikulations of particles in fluid flow and interfaces: finite-size effects, micromechanics, and capillarity” Dr Lorenzo Botto, Imperial College.

• 11:20 – “Meshfree methods for computational fracture mechanics“ Dr Ettore Barbieri, University of Oxford.

• 11:55 – “Disordered many-particle systems: a force network perspective“ Dr Massimo Pica Ciamarra, University of Napoli,

• 12:20 – “ : Fractals, Fractional calculus and Finite fracture mechanics” Dr Alberto Sapora, Politechnico di Torino,

Contact:Dongsheng Wen