Doctoral Students


Karan Taneja


Email:  ktaneja@eng.ucsd.edu

Research Topic:

  • Virtual Element Method

  • Meshfree Method

Xiaolong He


Email:  xih251@eng.ucsd.edu

Research Topic:

  • Meshfree-enriched Spline Spaces on Unstructured Meshes

  • Meshfree Methods for Shocks


Tsung-Hui (Alex) Huang


Email:  tsh011@eng.ucsd.edu
 
Research Topic:  
  • Meshfree Methods for Shocks

  • Fluid-Structure Interaction

Jonghyuk Baek

Email:  job011@eng.ucsd.edu 

Research Topic:  

  • Numerical Investigation of Impact Welding

  • Multi-scale Modeling of Metallic Material


Marco Pasetto


Email:  pasetto.marc@gmail.com

Research Topic:  
  • Reproducing Kernel Enhanced Approach for Peridynamic Solutions

  • Blending of Lagrangian and semi-Lagrangian Meshfree Approaches


Frank Beckwith

Email:  fbeckwit@eng.ucsd.edu 

Research Topic:  

  • Immersed Reproducing Kernel Particle Method

Jacob Koester


Email:  jkoester@eng.ucsd.edu
 
Research Topic:  
  • Meshfree Methods for Rapid Design-to-Analysis

Qizhi He

Email:  q9he@eng.ucsd.edu 

Research Topic:  

  • Model Order Reduction Techniques for Fracture Problem

  • Data-Driven Reduced-Order Modeling and Multi-scale Analysis of Biomechanics



Postdoctoral scholars

Haoyan Wei

PhD, UCSD (2018)
Email:  h4wei@eng.ucsd.edu
Research Topic:  
  • Meshfree Methods for Modeling Damage Processes in Multiphase Porous Media
  • Immersed Reproducing Kernel Particle Method for Geomechanics
  • Stabilized semi-Lagrangian Approaches for Solving Extremely Large Deformation Problems
  • Modeling of Hydro-Thermo-Mechanically Coupled Structural Failure Processes

Visiting scholars


Shigeki Kaneko

9/2018 - 9/2019, on leave from the University of Tokyo

Email:   s_kaneko@save.sys.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp

Research Topic:

  • Active Control of Fluid-Structure Interaction Phenomenon

  • Partitioned Iterative Method for Coupled Problems