Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

PhD Students

Chen, Yang

Advisor: Dr. Kevin Maki
Research Interest(s): Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Marine Hydrodynamics, Numerical methods, Finite-Volume Method, Boundary-Element Method

Mesa, Jose

Advisor: Dr. Kevin Maki
Research Interest(s): Develop and apply robust and fidelity numerical algorithms for fluid-structure interaction (FSI) problems. Principal focus area involve problems with large fluid

Pei, Xianjun

Advisor: Dr. Pingsha Dong
Research Interest(s): Friction stir welding; Fatigue of structures

Zhang, Yuxi

Advisor: Dr. Dale G. Karr
Research Interest(s): Ice-structure Interaction, Non-linear Dynamic Analysis, Inverse Load Prediction, Experimental Design, Data Filtering