Imperial College London


Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Mathematics

Research Associate



i.shevchenko Website




754Huxley BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





With broad research interests in fluid mechanics and nonlinear acoustics embracing both computational and theoretical aspects, my current focus is on stochastic fluid dynamics and complex ocean flows. I also study efficient and robust absorbing boundary conditions for nonlinear equations, as well as high-performance numerical methods for large scientific problems.

msC and urop opportunities

  • Nonlinear optimization in ocean modelling
  • Vortex dynamics in the ocean
  • Stochastic parameterisations for ocean models
  • Stability analysis of turbulent oceanic flows
  • Multiscale energy transfers in the ocean
  • Modelling the ocean with primitive equations
  • Large scale low-frequecny variability of the ocean
  • Absorbing boundary conditions for nonlinear wave phenomena

    Please contact me directly if you have your own ideas for the research project.



Kaltenbacher B, Shevchenko I, 2019, Well-posedness of the Westervelt equation with higher order absorbing boundary conditions, Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications, ISSN:0022-247X

Cotter CJ, Crisan D, Holm DD, et al., Numerically Modelling Stochastic Lie Transport in Fluid Dynamics, Siam Journal on Scientific Computing, ISSN:1064-8275

Govorukhin V, Shevchenko I, Multiple equilibria, bifurcations and selection scenarios in cosymmetricproblem of thermal convection in porous medium, Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena, ISSN:0167-2789

Shevchenko I, Berloff P, 2017, On the roles of baroclinic modes in eddy-resolving midlatitude ocean dynamics, Ocean Modelling, Vol:111, ISSN:1463-5011, Pages:55-65

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