Recently completed PhD research by research section

Fluid Mechanics Alumni 2020-2021

2021

NameTitle and supervisor
Bangun, Emma Nonlinear forcing, response and damping of Oscillating Water Columns
Supervised: Swan, C., 
Dieu, Emily Mixing and transport in inclined gravity currents
Supervised by: Hughes, G.
Gray, Alexander Extreme waves under significant wind stress
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised: Swan, C., Christou, M.
Jordan, Owen Huw
(MPhil only)
Turbulent plumes in a uniform crosswind
Supervised by: van Reeuwijk, M.Vassilicos, J.C. 
Le Cornec, Clemence Real-world variability, modelling and mitigation of road transport emissions
Supervised by: Stettler, MEJ.van Reeuwijk, M.
Satheesh Kumar Nair, Vishnu Particle and droplet dynamics at cloud-environment interfaces
Supervised by: van Reeuwijk, M.
Sutzl, Birgit  Rising from the ground: Distributed drag parameterization of urban environments for numerical weather prediction
As part of the CDT in Mathematics of Planet Earth
Supervised by: van Reeuwijk, M.Cotter, C.; Rooney, G (Met Office)

2020

NameTitle and supervisor
Capril-Carniere Auwerter,  Liliane Low friction surfaces for water transmission
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised by: van Reeuwijk, M.Cheeseman, C.Tempelton, M.
Eichentopf, Sonja Beach morphodynamics under sequences of high and low energy wave conditions
Supervied by: Christou, M.; Alsina, J. 
Grylls, Tom Large-eddy simulation of air quality and building energy efficiency in urban areas 
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering 
Supervised by: van Reeuwijk, M.

CDT Sustainable Civil Engineering 2020 - 2021

2021

NameTitle and supervisor
Bekele, Adam Enhancing energy absorption through metamaterial instabilities
Supervised by: Phillips, A.T.M.
Braun, Laura The effectiveness of water treatment processes against schistosome cercariae
Supervised by: Tempelton, M.
Blocher, Caroline Leak localisation in water distribution networks: regularisation of an ill-posed inverse problem
Supervised by: Stoianov, I.
Escribano Macias, Jose Javier Optimisation of humanitarian response using unmanned aerial vehicles
Supervised by: Angeloudis, P.
Gray, Alexander Extreme waves under significant wind stress
Supervised by: Swan, C., Christou, M.
Karamanis, Renos Operational research and simulation methods for autonomous ride-sourcing
Supervised by: Stettler, MEJ. 
Kyprianou, Constantinos Sheathed cold-formed steel wall systems
Supervised by: Gardner, L.
Scoular, Jennifer Using InSAR to identify potential geotechnical hazards for Tideway East and other tunnelling projects in London
Supervised by: Lawrence, J.A
Shipman, Alastair A generalised ,methodology for the investigation of human behavioural responses to hostile attacks
Supervised by: Majumdar, A
Ulusoy, Aly-Joy Multi-objective design-for-control of resilient water distribution networks
Supervised by: Stoianov, I.
Vinck, Ken Advanced geotechnical characterisation to support driven pile design at chalk sites
Supervised by: Jardine, R.
Zogheib, Charles Polycentric water resources assessment and governance in data-scarce regions
Supervised by: Fowler, G.D.

2020

NameTitle and supervisor
Bellamy, Laura Sustainable optimisation of construction
Supervised by: Phillips, A.T.M.Malaga Chuquitaype, C.
Capril-Carniere Auwerter,  Liliane Low friction surfaces for water transmission
Supervised by: van Reeuwijk, M.Cheeseman, C.Tempelton, M.
Grylls, Tom Large-eddy simulation of air quality and building energy efficiency in urban areas 
Supervised by: van Reeuwijk, M.
Goldbeck, Nils Analysing the Resilience of interdependent infrastructure systems with network flow models
Supervised by: Ochieng, W.Angeloudis, P.

Environment (EWRE) Alumni 2020-2021

2021

NameTitle and supervisor
Blocher, Caroline Leak localisation in water distribution networks: regularisation of an ill-posed inverse problem
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised by: Stoianov, I.
Braun, Laura The effectiveness of water treatment processes against schistosome cercariae
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised by: Tempelton, M.
Liu, Teng Evaluation and performance of chitosan and chitosan-graphene oxide coated UF membranes for drinking water treatment
Supervised by: Graham, N.J.
McBeath, Sean  Electrochemical generation of oxidants for drinking water treatment
Supervised by: Graham, N.J.
Ulusoy, Aly-Joy Multi-objective design-for-control of resilient water distribution networks
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised by: Stoianov, I.
Zogheib, Charles Polycentric water resources assessment and governance in data-scarce regions
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised by: Fowler, G.D.

2020

NameTitle and supervisor
Capril-Carniere Auwerter,  Liliane Low friction surfaces for water transmission
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised by: van Reeuwijk, M.Cheeseman, C.Tempelton, M.
Chou, Hsi-Kai Citizen science in hydrology and water resources
Supervised by: Buytaert, W.
De Stercke, Simon Dynamics of the water-energy nexuses of Mumbai and London
Supervised by: Mijic, A.
Larasati, Amanda Chemical regeneration of granular activated carbon: development and evaluation of an optimal regenerant solution
Supervised by: Fowler, G.D.Graham, N.J.
Liu, Jin Critical Assessment and Optimisation of Sewage Sludge Mesophilic Anaerobic Digestion Processes at Operational Wastewater Treatment Plant
Supervised by: Smith, S. R.
Pina, Rui Daniel
(MPhil only)
Integrated urban stormwater modelling for holistic understanding of urban water cycle 
Supervised by: Maksimovic, C.
Rodriguez Yebra, Azucena  Modelling the drought response of adited Chalk groundwater sources
Supervised by: Butler, A.P
Stankovic, Srdan Impacts of integrated Blue Green Infrastructure on the urban design and urban ecosystem service
Supervised by: Maksimovic, C.

Geotechnics Alumni 2020-2021

2021

NameTitle and supervisor
Kirkham, Andrew  Development of a new temperature-controlled oedometer
Supervised by: Tsiampousi, A.Potts, D.M.
Scoular, Jennifer Using InSAR to identify potential geotechnical hazards for Tideway East and other tunnelling projects in London
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised by: Lawrence, J.A
Vinck, Ken Advanced geotechnical characterisation to support driven pile design at chalk sites
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised by: Jardine, R.

2020

NameTitle and supervisor
Ghiadistri, Giulia Marianna  Numerical study of bentonite buffers homogenisation upon re-saturation
Supervised by: Zdravkovic, L.Potts, D.M.Tsiampousi, A.
Nguyen, Hoang Micromechanics of shear wave propagation and non-linear stiffness of granular materials
Supervised by: O’Sullivan C.
Sailer, Eleonora Numerical modelling of thermo-active retaining walls
Supervised by: 
Taborda, D.Zdravkovic, L.
Salim, Hendarto Assessing local and global displacements from tunnelling and water extraction in Jakarta
Supervised by:  Standing, J.R.

Structures Alumni 2010-2021

2021

NameTitle and supervisor
Bekele, Adam Enhancing energy absorption through metamaterial instabilities
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised by: Phillips, A.T.M.
Filiagi, Marcus  Influence of loading arrangement on shear enhancement in reinforced concrete beams
Supervised by: Vollum, R.L.
Kaufmann, Joshua A combined computational and clinical approach to investigating bone health in lower-limb amputees
Supervised by: Phillips, A.T.M.
Kyprianou, Constantinos Sheathed cold-formed steel wall systems
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised by: Gardner, L.
Leena, Kibriya Damage-avoidance self-centring steel rocking frames
Supervised by: Malaga Chuquitaype, C.
Quan, Chunyan Stability design of steel structures by second order inelastic analysis
Supervised by: Gardner, L.
Stephens, Robert Investigation of New and Novel Techniques of Accurately Measuring the Response of Structures to Short-Duration Loads
Supervised by: Louca, L.
Thiers Moggia, Rodrigo Seismic control of rocking structures using inerters
Supervised by: Malaga Chuquitaype, C.

2020

NameTitle and supervisor
Bellamy, Laura Sustainable optimisation of construction
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised by: Phillips, A.T.M.Malaga Chuquitaype, C.
Boyez, Adrien Towards an improved computational method of analysis for multi-segment shells of revolution
Supervised by: Sadowski, A.
Cedron Fernandez De Cordova, Francisco Seismic performance of single layer cylindrical lattice shells
Supervised by: Elghazouli, A.Y.
Elwakeel, Abobakr Design of D Regions in Reinforced Concrete
Supervised by: Vollum, R.L.
Fang, Qili Advanced interface modelling for 2D shell & 3D continuum problems
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.A.
Favier, Clement Combined musculoskeletal and finite element modelling of the lumbar spine and lower limbs
Supervised by: Phillips, A.T.M.
Garcia Troncoso, Natividad Structural response and design criteria of footbridges with tuned mass dampers
Supervised by: Ruiz-Teran AMStafford, P.
Georgiadis, Konstantinos Structural behaviour and design criteria of under-deck cable supported footbridges 
Supervised by: Ruiz-Teran, A.Stafford, P.J.
Lyu, Zhan Design and structural response of under-deck cable-stayed timber-concrete composite (TCC) bridges
Supervised by: Malaga Chuquitaype, C.Ruiz-Teran AM
Meng, Xin Testing, simulation and design of high strength steel tubular elementss
Supervised by: Gardner, L.
Saari, Nadiah Binti Behaviour and design of structural steel cross-sections in fire
Supervised by: Gardner, L.
Soyemi, Adeleke An integrated approach to numerical modelling of metal fatigue crack propagation
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.A.
Teslim-Balogun, Adeyanju Ashabi Structural performance of steel buildings under travelling fires and blast
Supervised by: Malaga Chuquitaype, C.Stafford, P
Walport, Fiona Design of steel and stainless steel structures by advanced inelastic analysis
Supervised by: Gardner, L.Nethercot, D.A.
Wu, Kaidong Nonlinear stability of prestressed stayed beam-columns
Supervised by: Wadee, M. A.Gardner, L.
Xing, Zhe Structural behaviour and design of stainless steel I-sections in fire
Supervised by: Gardner, L.

2019

NameTitle and supervisor
Barros Dos Santos, Gabriel  Behaviour and design of structural stainless steel members under concentrated transverse forces
Supervised by: Gardner, L.
Bravo Haro, Miguel Angel Seismic drift demands in steel moment resisting frames
Supervised by: Elghazouli, A.Y.
Bin Alias, Aizat  Performance of steel-concrete composite floors subjected to blast loading
Supervised by: Louca, L.; Elghazouli, A.
Demirci, Cagatay Seismic response of multi-storey cross-laminated timber buildings 
Supervised by: Malaga Chuquitaype, C.Macorini, L.
Fieber, Andreas Structural steel design using advanced analysis with strain limits
Supervised by: Gardner, L.Macorini, L. 
Grosman, Stanyslav Progressive collapse assessment of building structures
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.A.
Hadjipantelis, Nicolaos Prestressed cold-formed steel beams
Supervised by: Gardner, L.Wadee, M.A.
Mehreganian, Navid  Dynamic response of steel monolithic plated structures subjected to localised blast loads
Supervised by: Louca, L.
Nordas, Alexandros  High-Fidelity nonlinear analysis of composite structural systems
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.A.; Macorini, L.
Pinho Santos, Luis Fernando  Innovative floor system for offshore topside structures
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.A.; Macorini, L.
Pring, Bradley  Structural performance of precast high speed railway bridges
Supervised by: Ruiz-Teran AM
Setiawan, Andri Assessment of hybrid RC flat slab connection
Supervised by: Vollum, R.L.Macorini, L
Shi, Yuan  Ground motion selection for generalised conditional intensity measure targets and the target construction
Supervised by: Stafford, P
Skiada, Evangelia Consistent incorporation of topography effects into ground motion prediction equations
Supervised by: Kontoe, S.Stafford, P.J.
Xu, Bowen Behaviour of reinforced concrete members incorporating recycled rubber materials
Supervised by: Elghazouli, A.Y.Stafford, P.J.Ruiz-Teran, A.
Zahari, Dan Computational models to predict pelvic bone architecture and fracture 
Supervised by: Phillips, A.T.M.

2018

NameTitle and supervisor
Bu, Yidu Structural behaviour of laser-welded stainless steel I-sections
Supervised by: Gardner, L.
Dong, Wenru Uncertainty and optimisation in structural analysis
Supervised by: Stafford, P.J.
Fajuyitan, Oluwole Kunle  Length effects in elastic imperfect cylindrical shells under uniform bending
Supervised by: Sadowski, A., Wadee, M.A.
Gu, Jiaping Nonlinear dynamic analysis of large scale structures
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.A.
Minga, Eleni Detailed numerical modelling of masonry structures under extreme loading 
Supervised by: Macorini, L.Izzuddin, B.A.
Moharram, Moustafa Ibrahim Shawky Inelastic behaviour of hybrid reinforced concrete beam and steel column systems
Supervised by: Elghazouli, A.Y.
Muslim, Fadhilah Improving the spacer-concrete interface for durable structures
Supervised by: Wong, H.S.Buenfeld, N.
Shen, Jiajia Interactive buckling in thin-walled rectangular hollow section struts
Supervised by: Wadee, M.A.
Yun, Xiang Material modelling and design of hot-rolled and cold-formed steel structures
Supervised by: Gardner, L.
Zhang, Yanyang Advanced modelling of bridge structures
Supervised by: Macorini, L.Izzuddin, B.A.

2017

NameTitle and supervisor
Abdelsalam, Mohemmed Improved design methods for concrete floor systems
Supervised by: Vollum, R.L.
Abdul Wahid, Fatmawati Characterising concrete using micro X-ray fluorescence (uXRF)
Supervised by: Wong, H.S.Buenfeld, N.R.
Aliyyah Masjuki, Siti Nonlinear modelling of 2D components in reinforced concrete (RC) buildings under earthquake loadings
Supervised by: Macorini, L.Izzuddin, B.A.
Barrero Bilbao, Alejandro Enhanced nonlinear analysis of 3D concrete structures
Supervised: Izzuddin, B.A.Vollum, R.L.
Brambleby, Reuben The structural performance and frequency filtering effects of perforated metal to composite joints
Supervised by: Louca, L.
Buchanan, Craig Testing and design of conventional and novel stainless steel hollow structural sections
Supervised by: 
Gardner, L.
Han Shin, Young Corrosion of steel in concrete
Supervised by: Buenfeld, N.R.
Karagiannis, Vasileios Behaviour of hybrid timber-steel beam-to-column connections
Supervised by: Elghazouli, A.Y.
Khojasteh, Amirabbas Dynamic analysis of building structures
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.AMacorini, L. 
Kyvelou, Pinelopi Structural behaviour of composite cold-formed steel systems
Supervised by: Gardner, L.Nethercot, D.A.
Mac, Monika Characterisation of microcracks and transport in concrete
Supervised by: Buenfeld, N.R.Wong, H.S.
Oikonomou-Mpegetis, Sotirios  Behaviour and design of pile-supported fibre-reinforced concrete slabs
Supervised by: Vollum, R.L.
Qiu, Wei Beam-Column behaviour of concrete-filled elliptical hollow sections
Supervised by: Gardner, L.; McCann, F.
Razin Zanial Abidin, Ahmad Advanced modelling of steel/composite cellular beam using the general principles of finite element discretization 
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.A.
Sampaio Soares, Luis Fernando Influence of slab continuity on punching resistance
Supervised by: Vollum, R.L.
Vella, Jean Paul Development of novel connection methods between precast concrete panels
Supervised by: Vollum, R.L.
Yio, Marcus Heo Nong Characterising the microstructure of cement-based materials using laser scanning confocal microscopy
Supervised by: Wong, H.S.Buenfeld, N.R.
Yu, Jialiang Nonlinear stability of prestressed stayed columns with multiple crossarm systems
Supervised by: Wadee, M. A.

2016

NameTitle and supervisor
Liang, Yating Nonlinear analysis of composite shells with application to glass structures
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.A.
Liu, Elizabeth  Interactive buckling in thin-walled I-section struts of uniform thickness
Supervised by: Wadee, M.A.
Madrazo-Aguirre, Fernando Behaviour and design of under-deck cable-stayed bridges with steel-concrete composite decks
Supervised by: Ruiz-Teran AMWadee, M. A.
Murad, Yasmin Zuhair Analytical and numerical assessment of seismically vulnerable corner connections under bidirectional loading in RC framed structures
Supervised by: Vollum, R.L.Macorini, L.
Ramos Moreno, Caterina Design of cable-stayed footbridges under serviceability loads
Supervised by: Ruiz-Teran AMStafford, P.J.
Toolabi, Milad Dynamic extended finite element method (XFEM) analysis of discontinuous media
Supervised by: Louca, L.
Wang, Jie Behaviour and design of high strength steel structures
Supervised by: Gardner, L.
Zhao, Ou Structural behaviour of stainless steel elements subjected to combined loading
Supervised by: Gardner, L.; Young, B.

2015

NameTitle and supervisor
Alzyoud, Sukina Ayed Ali Effect of reinforcement spacers on concrete microstructure and durability
Supervised by: Buenfeld, N.R.
Bai, Li Interactive buckling in thin-walled I-section struts 
Supervised by: Wadee, M.A.
Brás Xavier, Helder Francisco The role of masonry infill in progressive collapse mitigation of multi-storey buildings
Supervised by: Macorini, L.Izzuddin, B.A.
Dehghanpoor Abyaneh, Saeed Modelling the effect of microcracks on transport properties of concrete
Supervised by: Buenfeld, N.R.Wong, H.S.
Farsi, Maryam Localized and cellular buckling in stiffened plates
Supervised by: Wadee, M.A.
Gosaye Fida Kaba, Jonathan Behaviour and design of prestressed steel structures
Supervised by: Gardner, L.Wadee, M.A.
Jowhari Moghadam, Shirin Plastic buckling of columns and plates
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.A.,
Kucukler, Merih Stiffness reduction approach for structural steel design
Supervised by: Gardner, L.Macorini, L.
Micallef, Marianna Crack control in based-restrained reinforced concrete walls
Supervised by: Vollum, R.L.
Su, Meini Plastic design of aluminium alloy structures
Supervised by: Gardner, L., joint with University of Hong Kong
Yu, Jessica Bing Yan Assessing ground interaction effects and potential damage on existing tunnels before and after new excavation works
Supervised by: 
Zhang, Yanyang Advanced nonlinear analysis of masonry arch bridge
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.A.Macorini, L.
Zolghadrzadehjahromi, Hamed Energy consistent nonlinear dynamic contact analysis of structures
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.A.,

2014

NameTitle and supervisor
Afshan, Sheida Structural behaviour of cold-formed stainless steel tubular members
Supervised by: Gardner, L.
Chen, Anqi Structural response to vapour cloud explosions 
Supervised by: Louca, L.Elghazouli, A.
Hui, Chi Moment redistribution in cold-formed steel purlin systems
Supervised by: Gardner, L.Nethercot, D.A.
Fang, Libin Shear enhancement in reinforced concrete beams
Supervised by: Vollum, R.L.
Foster, Andrew Stability and design of steel beams in the strain-hardening range
Supervised by:  Gardner, L.
Liew, Andrew Design of structural steel elements with the Continuous Strength Method
Supervised by: Gardner, L.
Nwankwo, Ebuka Dynamic behaviour of blast loaded hybrid structural systems
Supervised by: Louca, L.
Oikonomou-Mpegetis Behaviour and design of steel fibre reinforced concrete slabs
Supervised by: Vollum, R.L.
Vidalis, Carolos Antonios Improving the resistance to progressisve collapse of steel and composite frames
Supervised by: Nethercot, D.A.Elghazouli, A.
Wu, Zhigen Influence of microcracks on the transport properties of concrete
Supervised by: Buenfeld, N.R.Wong, H.S.
Zhao, Oo Structural behaviour of stainless steel elements subjected to combined loading
Supervised by: Gardner, L.; Young, B.

2013

NameTitle and supervisor
Afshan, Sheida Structural behaviour of cold-formed stainless steel tubular members
Supervised by: Gardner, L.
Jokhio, Gul Ahmed Mixed dimensional hierarchic partitioned analysis of nonlinear structural systems
Supervised: Izzuddin, B.A.
Martins Da Silva Geraldes, Diogo Miguel Orthotropic modelling of the skeletal system
Supervised by: Phillips, A.T.M.
Micallef, Karl The dynamic response of blast-loaded monolithic and composite plated structures
Supervised by: Gardner, L.
Modenese, Luca Hip contact force prediction using a musculoskeletal model of the lower limb
Supervised by: Phillips, A.T.M.Bull, A.M.J
Modica, Alice Vector-valued seismic demand analysis within earthquake loss estimation
Supervised by: Stafford, P.J.
Saliba, Najib Structural behaviour of lean duplex stainless steel welded I-sections
Supervised by: Gardner, L.
Sperry, Megan (MPhil) Kinematic and muscular assessment of spinal stability and the connection to lower back pain
Supervised by: Phillips, A.T.M.McGregor, A.H.M.
Pereira, Miguel Robustness of multi-storey steel-composite buildings under column loss: Rate-sensitivity and probabilistic framework
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.A.
Zainal Abidin, Ahmad Razin Modelling of local elastic buckling for steel beams with web openings
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.A.

2012

NameTitle and supervisor
Ban, Xiao Inelastic performance of steel/concrete composite members
Supervised By: Elghazouli, A.
Fang, Cheng Robustness of multi-storey steel-composite structures under localised fire
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.A.Elghazouli, A.Nethercot, D.A.
Foulser-Piggott, Roxanne The impact of ground motion uncertainty on earthquake loss estimation
Supervised by: Stafford, P.J.Ochieng, W. 
Khalid, Huma Objective modelling of reinforced concrete structures
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.A.,
Kumar, Mukesh Inelastic seismic response assessment of steel moment resisting frames
Supervised by: Elghazouli, A.Stafford, P.J.
Liu, Yanzhi Behaviour of beam-to-tubular column connections under extreme loading conditions
Supervised By: Elghazouli, A.
McCann, Finian Stability of beams with discrete lateral restraints
Supervised by: Wadee, M.A.Gardner, L.
Osofero, Adelaja Behaviour and design of prestressed columns
Supervised by: Wadee, M.A.Gardner, L.
Shah, Syed Kamran Ayub Response of Fibre metal laminates to blast loading
Supervised by: Louca, L.
Syed Mohsin, Sharifah Maszura Binti Behaviour of fibre-reinforced concrete structures under seismic loading
Supervised by: Elghazouli, A.Ruiz-Teran, A., Abbas, A. 
Younge, Alice Marie Computational and experimental modelling of the femur
Supervised by: Phillips, A.T.M.

2011

NameTitle and supervisor
Amini Najafian, Hamidreza Nonlinear optimisation of reinforcement design for reinforced concrete structures loaded in plane stress
Supervised by: Vollum, R.L.
Clarke, Susannah Factors influencing press-fit acetabular cup failure: an experimentally validated finite element study
Supervised by: Bull, A. Jeffer, J. Phillips, A.T.M.
Dorra, Elkhayam Greater Cairo earthquake loss assessment and the implications on the Egyptian economy
Supervised by: Stafford, P.J.Elghazouli, A.
Eder, Martin Inelastic behaviour of hybrid steel/concrete column-to-flat slab assemblages
Supervised by: Elghazouli, A.Vollum, R.L.
Haidarali, Mohammad Reza Local and distortional buckling behaviour of cold-formed steel Z section beams
Supervised by: Nethercot, D.A.
Khalid, Huma Objective modelling of reinforced concrete structures
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.A.
Law, Kwan Ho Instabilities in structural steel elliptical hollow section members
Supervised by: Gardner, L.
Lee, Hai Self-sealing of cracks in cement-based materials using superabsorbent polymers
Supervised by: Buenfeld, N.R.Wong, H.S.
Malaga Chuquitaype, Christian Seismic behaviour and design of steel frames incorporating tubular members
Supervised by: Elghazouli, A.
Stylianidis, Panagiotis Progressive collapse response of steel and composite buildings
Supervised by: Izzuddin, B.A.Elghazouli, A.Nethercot, D.A.
Wang, Facheng A deformation based approach to structural steel design
Supervised by: Gardner, L.
Yang, Yang Structural behaviour of blast loaded hybrid systems
Supervised by: Louca, L.

2010

NameTitle and supervisor
Abela, Jeanette Blinding struts in cut-and-cover excavations
Supervised by: Vollum, R.L.Izzuddin, B.A.Potts, D.M.
Boonsiri, Po Monitoring stress and strain of structures by using carbon-fibre reinforced cementitious composite
Supervised by: England, G.
Davies, Ronald Non-destructive measurement of air voids at the reinforcing steel/concrete interface
Supervised by: Buenfeld, N.R.
Kimura, Fumiaki Probabilistic design of steel structures applied to offshore pipelines
Supervised by: Hobbs, R.
Salih, Elwaleed Analysis and design of stainless steel bolted connections 
Supervised by: Gardner, L.Nethercot, D.A.
Syropoulou, Stella AC Impedance testing of surface treatments on concrete
Supervised By: Buenfeld, N.R.
Theofanous, Marios Studies of the nonlinear response of stainless steel structures
Supervised by: Gardner, L.
Vollmecke, Christina Nonlinear buckling of delaminated panels
Supervised by: Wadee, M.A.,
Yiatros, Stylianos Mode interaction and localization in sandwich struts and beam-columns
Supervised by: Wadee, M.A. 

Systems Alumni 2020-2021

2021

NameTitle and supervisor
Kuttantharappel Soman, Ranjith Automated look-ahead schedule generation using linked-data based constraint checking for construction projects
Supervised by: White, J. 

 

 

Transport Alumni 2020-2021

2021

NameTitle and supervisor
Anupriya, Anupriya Understanding the costs of urban transportation using causal inference methods
Supervised by: Graham, D.J.
Escribano Macias, Jose Javier Optimisation of humanitarian response using unmanned aerial vehicles
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised by: Angeloudis, P.
Karamanis, Renos Operational research and simulation methods for autonomous ride-sourcing
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised by: Stettler, MEJ. 
Le Cornec, Clemence Real-world variability, modelling and mitigation of road transport emissions
Supervised by: Stettler, MEJ.van Reeuwijk, M.
McBeath, Sean Electrochemical generation of oxidants for drinking water treatment
Supervised by: Graham, D.J.
Shipman, Alastair A generalised ,methodology for the investigation of human behavioural responses to hostile attacks
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised by: Majumdar, A
Song, Jun Urban air pollution modelling with machine learning using fixed and mobile sensors
Supervised by: Ochieng, W.
Xu, Shiming Surrogate model for real time signal control: theories and applications
Supervised by: Ochieng, W.
Yang, Yu Road network maintenance and repair considering day-to-day traffic dynamics and transient congestion
Supervised by: Ochieng, W.
Zhao, Yuanying Inverse discrete choice modelling: a framework for socio-demographic enrichment of big data
Supervised by: Sivakumar, A.; Polak, J.

2020

NameTitle and supervisor
Goldbeck, Nils Analysing the Resilience of interdependent infrastructure systems with network flow models
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised by: Ochieng, W.Angeloudis, P.
Song, Junwoo Application of statistical learning to robust traffic operation
Supervised by: Han, K., Ochieng, W.
Teoh, Roger Climate forcing of aircraft contrails: uncertainty quantification and mitigation potential 
Supervised by: Majumdar, AStettler, MEJ. 
Wu, Chenyang Modelling of shared vehicles demand
Supervised by: Sivakumar, A.Polak, J.; Le Vine, S.
Zhu, Lin Data fusion for travel time estimation
Supervised by: Sivakumar, A.Polak, J.

 

 

Completed Research - Pre-2020

Fluid Mechanics Alumni 2010-2019

2019

NameTitle and supervisor
Beyer, Magnus Nonlinear interactions of waves with arbitraily-sheared currents
Supervised by: Swan, C.
Hadjigeorgiou, Demetris Nonlinear wave interactions in realistic sea states
Supervised by: Swan, C.Christou, M.
Karmpadakis, Ioannis Wave statistics in intermediate and shallow water depths
Supervised by: Swan, C.Christou, M.
Padilla de la Torre, Enrique Wave-group propagation and hydrodynamics in the inner surf and swash zones
Supervised by: Swan, C.; Alsina, J.
Suter, Ivo Simulating the impact of blue-green infrastructure on the microclimate of urban areas
Supervised by: van Reeuwijk, M.

2018

NameTitle and supervisor
Alpresa Gutierrez, Paola Fluid dynamics of orbitally-shaken shallow fluid layers
Supervised by: van Reeuwijk, M.; Sherwin, S.Weinberg, P. 
Kaisman, Erwan Hafizi Numerical modelling of wave interactions with a vertical surface-piercing column. [Read the abstract]
Supervised by: Swan, C.
First Destination: 
Ma, Li The effective modelling of wave-in-deck loads. [Read the abstract]
Supervised by: Swan, C.
First destination: Post-doc position in the Fluid Mechanics Section

2017

NameTitle and supervisor
Makri, Isavella Hydrodynamics of floating offshore wind turbines. [Read the abstract]
Supervised by: Christou, M.
First Destination: 
De Lutio, Livio Extreme waves in intermediate and shallow water depth [Read the abstract]
Supervised by: Swan, C.
First Destination: Senior Analyst, Data Science & Analytics at Criteo
Bruggemann, Mark Floating body hydrodynamics: A load driven approach. [Read the abstract]
Supervisor: Spinneken, J., Swan, C.
First Destination: Evergreen Innovations

2016

NameTitle and supervisor
Aknin, David Creating a shallow-water experimental wave environment. [Read the abstract]
Supervised by: Spinneken, J., Swan, C.
First Destination: Operations Assistant Manager on the ECO scheme at Ofgem
Craske, John Unsteady turbulent jets and plumes. [Read the abstract]
Supervised by: van Reeuwijk, M.
First Destination: Academic position at Imperial College
Haley, Joe Fluid forcing in the crests of large ocean waves. ‌[Read the abstract]
Supervised by: Swan, C.
First Destination: Shell
Rodriguez, Marcos The nonlinear wave loading and dynamic response of a freely-floating two-dimensional box. [Read the abstract]
Supervisor: Spinneken, J., Swan, C.
First Destination: Offshore Structural Engineer, Ramboll (Offshore Wind)

2014

NameTitle and supervisor
Acred, Andy Natural ventilation in multi-storey buildings: a preliminary design approach. [Read the abstract][Read the abstract]
Supervised by: van Reeuwijk, M.Hunt, G.R.
First Destination: Research Associate, University of Cambridge
Shrinivas, Ajay Balasubramanian Unconfined and confined turbulent plumes and jets in stratified environments. [Read the abstract]
Supervised by: Hunt, G.R., van Reeuwijk, M.
First Destination: 
Latheef, Mohamed Surface wave statistics in directionally spread seas. [Read the abstract]
Supervisor: Spinneken, J., Swan, C.
First Destination: 

2013

NameTitle and supervisor
Ely, Alice Numerical modelling of viscous and turbulent free-surface flows using smoothed particle hydrodynamics. [Read the abstract]
Supervised by: Swan, C.
First Destination: Scientist, Hydrodynamics & Metocean Group, HR Wallingford
Connick, Owen The fluid mechanics of hybrid ventilation. ‌
Supervised by: Hunt, G.R.
First Destination: Technology Analyst at ClearViewIP
Burridge, Henry The behaviour of miscible Boussinesq fountains in uniform quiescent environments. [Read the abstract][Read the abstract]
Supervised by: Hunt, G.R.
First Destination: Post-doctoral researcher, University of Cambridge
Lynch, Paul
Aspects of the fluid mechanics of night-purging multi-storey atrium buildings. [Read the abstract]
Supervisor: Hunt, G.R.
First Destination: Engineer, ARUP

2012

NameTitle and supervisor
Peric, Milena Nonlinear wave interactions with multiple bodies in close proximity. [Read the abstract]
Supervised by: Swan, C.
First Destination: Civil and environmental engineer, ASMEC, Serbia

2011

NameTitle and supervisor
Ezzamel, Adam Free and confined buoyant flows. [Read the abstract]
Supervised by: Hunt, G.R.
First Destination: Senior Geotechnical Engineer, Senergy Energy Services
Myrtroeen, Joergen Negatively buoyant fluid projectiles. [Read the abstract]
Supervised by: Hunt, G.R.
First Destination: Trainee in SN Power
Roos, Jannicke Wave-structure interaction. The effective prediction of wave-in-deck loads. [Read the abstract]
Supervised by: Swan, C. 
First Destination: Management Consultant, McKinsey & Co.
Spentza, Eirini Nonlinear wave interactions with fixed and floating bodies leading to unexpected wave impacts. [Read the abstract]
Supervised by: Swan, C.
First Destination: Metocean engineer at GL Noble Denton
Archibald, Stuart Modelling of extreme ocean waves using high-performance computing. [Read the abstract]
Supervised by: Swan, C.
First Destination: Technical member of staff at OpenGamma

CDT Sustainable Civil Engineering 2019

 

2019

NameTitle and supervisor
Goldbeck, Nils Analysing the Resilience of interdependent infrastructure systems with network flow models
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised by: Ochieng, W.Angeloudis, P.
Alalea, Kia Control of clogging in permeable concrete pavements
Supervised by: Cheeseman, C.R.Wong, H.S.
Babovic, Filip Development and assessment of adaptive urban flood risk infrastructure under conditions of deep uncertainties 
Supervised by: Mijic, A., Madani, K.
Bischoff, Christine Monitoring ground movements and infrastructure in London, UK, using Permanent Scatterer Interferometry
Supervised by: Ghail, R.C., Mason, P.

Environment (EWRE) Alumni 2010-2019

2019

NameTitle and supervisor
Alalea, Kia Control of clogging in permeable concrete pavements
Supervised by: Cheeseman, C.R.Wong, H.S.
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering

Babovic, Filip Development and assessment of adaptive urban flood risk infrastructure under conditions of deep uncertainties 
Supervised by: Mijic, A., Madani, K.
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Blyth, James  Biological methods for online estimation of ultraviolet disinfection dose in drinking water treatment
Supervised by: Templeton, M.R., Cairns, B. (Trojan UV), Curtis, T. (Newcastle University), Jackson, H. (TrojanUV)
Changklom, Jiramate Flow Estimation and Fault Diagnosis for Automatic Control Valves in Water Supply Networks
Supervised by: Stoianov, I.
Cross, David  Modelling intense rainfall in a changing climate
Supervised by: Onof, C.
Destiani, Rosi  Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria and Genes in Drinking Water
Supervised by: Templeton, M.R.
Hammoud, Acile Nitrogen contamination of groundwater by on-site sanitation
Supervised by: Templeton, M.R.
Li, Xi Integrated modelling and performance analysis of Blue Green Technologies in urban environments
Supervised by: Maksimovic, C.Buytaert, W.
Muniina, Kenneth New methodologies for increasing the sustainable performance of Urban Water System in developing countries
Supervised by: Maksimovic, C.Graham, N.J.
Ravalde, Thomas Highly integrated urban energy, water and waste systems
Supervised by: Stoianov, I.
Reyna Bensusan, Natalia  The Impact of Black Carbon Emissions from Open Burning of Solid Waste
Supervised by: Smith, S. R., Wilson, David
Vaughan, Mike  An assessment of the applicability of Data Based Mechanistic modelling to flood forecasting in the UK
Supervised by: McIntyre, N.

2018

NameTitle and supervisor
Alemie, Tilashwork  Participatory analysis and management of water and ecosystem services in the Upper Blue Nile Basin
Supervised by: Buytaert, W.
Binti Wan Rusli, Wan Norazrin Plant-derived biocides for water disinfection and other hygienic applications
Supervised by: Templeton, M.R.
Blair, Peter Novel modelling approaches and data sources in socio-hydrology
Supervisor: Buytaert, W., Ewers, RM. 
Giacalone, Stefano Optimising the process of anaerobic digestion through improved understanding of fundamental operational parameters
Supervised by: Smith, S.R.,
Graham, Malcolm Modelling self-potentials as a predictor of seawater intrusion in coastal groundwater boreholes 
Supervisor: Butler, A.P., Jackson, M.D (Earth Science Engineering)
Grainger, Sam Tailoring visualisations for enhanced scientific engagement, collaboration, and knowledge exchange within multi-actor water resources governance
Supervisor: Buytaert, W.
Habib, Abrar Temporal scaling of hydrological time series
Supervised by: Butler, A.POnof, C.
Liu, Xi Hydrological and energy performance of multifunctional green roofs
Supervised by: Maksimovic, C.Mijic, A.
Pecci, Filippo Optimal design for control of water supply networks by mixed integer programming
Supervised by: Stoianov, I.
Sfynia, Chrysoula Minimisation of regulated and unregulated disinfection by-products in drinking water
Supervised by: Templeton, M.R.; Bond, T. 

2017

NameTitle and supervisor
Fan, Yiran The development of novel sustainable carbonaceous materials as substitutes for carbon black in rubber-based products
Supervised by: Fowler, G.D.
Menke, Ruben Sustainable energy management of water distribution systems through optimised pump scheduling
Supervised by: Stoianov, I.; Parpas, P.
Moulds, Simon Toward integrated modelling systems to assess vulnerability of water resources under environmental change
Supervised by: Buytaert, W.Mijic, A.Butler, A.PMcIntyre, N.
Nubert, Stefan An investigation of groundwater drought in the chalk of South-East England
Supervised by: Butler, A.POnof, C.Wheater, H.S.
O'Keeffe, Jimmy The development of hydro-economic models to support water resource management in the Ganga Basin in a poverty alleviation context
Supervised by: Buytaert, W.Mijic, A.Butler, A.P.
Ochoa Rodriguez, Susana Rainfall estimates for urban drainage modelling: an investigation into resolution requirements and radar-rain gauge data merging at the required resolutions Supervised by: Maksimovic, C.; Onof, C.
Rezaei, Hossein Assessing the impact of hydraulic transients on fracture and fatigue failures of pipes
Supervised by: Stoianov, I.
Schaeffer, Nicolas Recovery of value from waste electrical and electronic equipment using ionic liquids
Supervised by: Cheeseman, C.R.Grimes, S.M.
Semitsoglou-Tsiapou, Sofia Low Pressure UV/H2O2 treatment of drinking water and reaction product formation from priority compounds and matrix constituents Supervised by: Graham, N.J.Templeton, M.R.; Hendandez Leal, L.
Stankovic, Srdjan Integrated blue-green dream urban eco-systems assessment and quantification
Supervised by: Maksimovic, C. 
Zhou, Ding Developing supplementary cementitious materials from waste London clay
Supervised by: Cheeseman, C.R.

2016

NameTitle and supervisor
Bourtsalas, Athanasios Processing the problematic fine fraction of incinerator bottom ash into a raw material for manufacturing ceramics
Supervised by: Cheeseman, C.R., Grimes, S.M.; Vandesperre, L.
Grimes, Jack An investigation into the roles of water, sanitation, and hygiene in the control of schistosomes and other helminths
Supervised by: Templeton, M.R.; Harrison, W.
Hoskins, Asher John [Water Engineering (ENgD)] Monitoring the hydraulic dynamics in water distribution systems
Supervised by: Stoianov, I.; McCann, J.; Graham, N.J.
Manz, Bastian Evaluation and advancement of satellite precipitation estimation over the tropical Andes
Supervised by: Buytaert, W.Maksimovic, C. 
Pfenninger, Stefan Johannes Multi-scale energy systems modeling of the renewable energy transition
Supervised by: Keirstead, J.; Nelson, J.
Ritson, Jonathan Peter The impact of climate change and management practices on dissolved organic carbon (DOC) flux and drinking water treatment in peatland catchments
Supervised by: Graham, N.J.Templeton, M.R.
Simpson, James Michael Water resource impact under climate change for the Isle of Wight
Supervised by: Butler, A.PMcIntyre, N.
Spathi, Charikleia Novel applications for paper sludge ash
Supervised by: Cheeseman, C.R., Vandesperre, L.
Vitolo, Claudia Exploring data mining for hydrological modelling
Supervised by: Buytaert, W.Onof, C.

2015

NameTitle and supervisor
Bakopoulou, Christina Critical assessment of structure and parameterization of JULES land surface model at different spatial scales in a UK Chalk catchmen
Supervised by: Butler, A.P, LeVine, N.; McIntyre, N.
Foster, Timothy Hydro-economic modelling of groundwater-fed irrigation
Supervised by: Butler, A.PMcIntyre, N.
Mayor-Smith, Ian Polychromatic fluence: calculation and application in ultraviolet disinfection for water treatment
Supervised by: Templeton, M.R. 
Mitchell, Jonathan Recycled polymers reinforced with paper plastic laminates 
Supervised by: Cheeseman, C.R., Vandesperre, L.
Mokhtar Kamal, Nurul Hana Nitrogenous disinfection by-product occurrence, formation and stability in drinking water
Supervised by: Templeton, M.R. 
Pullket, Suangusa Sewage sludge as source of activated carbon for the removal of endocrine disrupting chemicals in wastewater
Supervised by: Fowler, G.D.
Tsarouchi, Georgia-Marina Modelling land-use and climate change impacts on hydrology: the Upper Ganges river basin
Supervised by: Butler, A.P.
Upton, Kirsty Multi-scale modelling of borehole yields in chalk aquifers
Supervised by: Butler, A.P.
Wright, Robert Water distribution networks with dynamic topology
Supervised by: Stoianov, I.Parpas, P.

2014

NameTitle and supervisor
Bergin, Emma  Statistical downscaling for hydrological applications in the tropical Andes
Supervised by: Wheater, H.S.Buytaert, W.Onof, C.
Cardoso Lopes de Almeida, Susana Margarita The value of regionalised information for hydrological modelling
Supervised by: Butler, A.P.McIntyre, N.Le Vine, N.Buytaert, W.
Duan, Juan Uncertainty in statistical downscaling of rainfall: Case study of south-east UK
Supervised by: McIntyre, N.Onof, C.
Goodman, Steven The microwave induced pyrolysis of problematic plastics enabling recovery and component reuse
Supervised by: Fowler, G.D.
Sharifan, Suzan A comparative optimisation study of activated carbon production from hazelnut shells by thermal and microwave heating methods
Supervised by: Fowler, G.D.
Visessri, Supattra Flow prediction in data scarce catchments: a case study of Northern Thailand
Supervised by: Maksimovic, C.McIntyre, N.

2013

NameTitle and supervisor
Athanassiades, Eliana  Waste tyre pyrolysis: Sustainable recovery and reuse of a valuable resource
Supervised by: Fowler, G.D.
Cheok, Quentin Hoon Nam Activated carbon manufacture: An opportunity for sustainable management of problematic waste biomass
Supervised by: Smith, S.R.Fowler, G.D.
Dicken, James Power extraction circuits for piezoelectric energy harvesters and time series data in water supply systems
Supervised by: Micheson, P., Stoianov, I.Graham, N.J.
Kunzel, Carsten Metakaolin based geopolymers to encapsulate nuclear waste
Supervised by: Cheeseman, C.R., Vandeperre, L., Boccaccini, A.
Lampris, Christos Solidification/stabilisation of air pollution control residues from municipal solid waste incineration
Supervised by: Cheeseman, C.R.Fowler, G.D.
Nikhalat Jahromi, Hamed An operational model for liquefied natural gas spot and arbitrage sales
Supervised by: Onof, C.Angeloudis, P.,
Sule, May Nyabochi Understanding salt and contaminant removal by a pervaporative treatment process
Supervised by: Templeton, M.R. 
Thompson, Feyisetan Oluremi Use of ionic liquids as a means of recovering value from key organic waste streams in Nigeria
Supervised by: Grimes, S.M.
Todman, Lindsay Mechanisms of water transport through soil from a pervaporative irrigation system
Supervised by: Templeton, M.R., Ireson, A., Butler, A.P.
Zhang, Fei Hannah Doig Magnesium oxide based binders as low-carbon cements
Supervised by: Cheeseman, C.R., Vlasopoulos, N. 
Zulkafli, Zed The hydrology of the Peruvian Amazon river and its sensitivity to climate change
Supervised by: Buytaert, W.Onof, C.

2012

NameTitle and supervisor
Kewcharoenwong, Pajaree Value recovery from organic waste
Supervised by: Grimes, S.M.
Kigobe, Max Modelling the effects of land use change and climate variability on the hydrology of the Upper Nile
Supervised by: McIntyre, N.Wheater, H.S.
Orellana Bobadilla, Barbara Identification of lumped and semi-distributed conceptual rainfall runoff models
Supervised by: McIntyre, N.Wheater, H.S.
Rodriguez Sanchez, Juan Pablo Modelling methods to support urban sewer system management
Supervised by: McIntyre, N.Maksimovic, C.
Simões, Nuno Eduardo Da Cruz Urban pluvial flood forecasting
Supervised by: Maksimovic, C., Su Marque, A.
Tran Tien, Khoi Evaluation of potassium ferrate as a coagulant in water and wastewater treatment
Supervised by: Graham, N.J.,
Wang, Li-Pen Improved rainfall downscaling for real-time urban pluvial flood forecasting
Supervised by: Maksimovic, C.Onof, C.
Zhang, Tingting Development of novel low pH magnesium silicate hydrate (M-S-H) cement systems for encapsulation of problematic nuclear wastes
Supervised by: Cheeseman, C.R., Vandesperre, L. 

2011

NameTitle and supervisor
Ballard, Caroline The role of physics based models for simulating runoff responses to rural land management scenarios
Supervised by: Wheater, H.S.McIntyre, N.
Chun, Kwok-Pan Statistical downscaling of climate model outputs for hydrological extremes 
Supervised by: Wheater, H.S.Onof, C.
Gooding, Anna  Material solubility in, and rapid synthesis of, ionic liquids as a step towards efficient value recovery from waste
Supervised by: Grimes, S.M.
King, Timothy Sustainable packaging in the healthcare industry
Supervised by: Grimes, S.M., Roberts-McIntosh, A.
Parker, Simon Chalk regional groundwater models and their applicability to site scale processes
Supervised by: Butler, A.P.Wheater, H.S.
Kenabatho, Kebuang Piet Hydrological and water resources modelling under uncertainty and climate change: An application to the Limpopo basin, Botswana
Supervised by: McIntyre, N.Wheater, H.S.
Sookhak Lari, Kaveh Mass transfer of solutes in turbulent wall-bounded flows reacting with the conduit surface
Supervised by: Maksimovic, C.van Reeuwijk, M.

2010

NameTitle and supervisor
Aisopou, Angeliki Evaluation of water quality changes in water supply mains under transient flow condition
Supervised by: Graham, N.J.Maksimovic, C.Stoianov, I.
Beshara, Abdel Novel processes to allow improved waste management of spent bleaching earth produced in Egypt
Supervised by: Cheeseman, C.R.Fowler, G.D.
Cass, James Field and laboratory investigations quantifying the factors responsible for enteric pathogen decay in biosolids amended agricultural soils
Supervised by: Smith, S. R.
Huang, Jin An evaluation of NOM precursors and bromide ion in the formation of haloacetic acids in water treatment
Supervised by: Graham, N.J.
Kourti, Ioanna Sustainable construction materials containing plasma treated air pollution control residues 
Supervised by: Cheeseman, C.R., Boccaccini, A.
Mirshahi, Babak Hydrological modelling in data-sparse snow-affected semiarid areas
Supervised by: Wheater, H.S.Onof, C.
Mohammed, Babagana Beneficial use of treated oil drill cuttings from Nigeria in sandcrete blocks and geopolymer construction products 
Supervised by: Cheeseman, C.R.
Perez Viana, Felipe Soil microbial interactions affecting enteric pathogen survival in sewage-sludge amended agricultural soil
Supervised by: Smith, S. R.

Geotechnics Alumni 2010-2019

2019

NameTitle and supervisor
Abadias Gomez, David Constitutive modelling of cyclically loaded soils for application in offshore engineering
Supervised by: Zdravkovic, L.Taborda D M G
Bischoff, Christine Monitoring ground movements and infrastructure in London, UK, using Permanent Scatterer Interferometry
As part of the CDT in Sustainable Civil Engineering
Supervised by: Ghail, R.C., Mason, P.
Knight, Christopher  Multiscale analysis of liquefaction phenomena in soils
Supervised by: O’Sullivan C., Daniele, D., Haynes, P., Van Wachem, B.
Liu, T. Advanced laboratory testing of Offshore Wind Turbine foundations under lateral loading
Supervised by: Jardine, R.Kontoe, S.
Mantikos, Vasileios Development of novel apparatus for establishing swelling and water retention characteristics of Bentonite 
Supervised by: Standing, J.R.Tsiampousi, A.
Skiada, Evangelia Consistent incorporation of topography effects into ground motion prediction equations
Supervised by: Kontoe, S.Stafford, P.J.

2018

NameTitle and supervisor
Buckley, R.M. The axial behaviour of displacement piles in chalk
Supervised by:  Jardine, R.; Kontoe, S.
Tallett-Williams, Sarah Site classification for seismic hazard assessment
Supervised by: Stafford, P.; Fenton, C.H.
Ushev, Emil Laboratory investigation of the mechanical properties of Cowden Till under static and cyclic conditions 
Supervised by: Jardine, R.

2017

NameTitle and supervisor
Gawecka, Klementyna Numerical analysis of geothermal piles
Supervised by: Taborda D M GPotts D M
Kawano, Kenichi* Numerical evaluation of internal erosion due to seepage flow
Supervised by: O’Sullivan C.; Shire, T.
Martinez Calonge, Daniel Experimental investigation of Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical behaviour of soils
Supervised by: Zdravkovic, L.; Sim, W.W.
Otsubo, Masahide Particle scale analysis of soil stiffness and elastic wave propagation
Supervised by: O’Sullivan C.; Sim, W.W.
Tsaparli, Vasiliki Numerical modelling of earthquake-induced liquefaction under irregular and multi-directional loading.
Supervised by: Kontoe, S., Taborda D M G
Taylor, Howard Assessing the potential for suffusion in sands using x-ray micro-CT images  
Supervised by: O’Sullivan C.

 *MPhil

2016

NameTitle and supervisor
Han, Jeong Min Comprehensive macroseismic analyses for probabilistic seismic hazard assessment in intraplate regions
Supervised by: Fenton, C.H.


2015

NameTitle and supervisor
Aghakouchak, Amin Advanced laboratory studies to explore the axial cyclic behaviour of driven piles
Supervised by: Jardine, R.; Sim, WW.
Cui, Wenjie Development, implementation and application of thermo-hydro-mechanical coupling for soils in finite element analysis
Supervised by: Zdravkovic, L.Potts, D.M.
Han, Bo Hydro-mechanical coupling in numerical analysis of geotechnical structures under multi-directional seismic loading
Supervised by: Zdravkovic, L.Kontoe, S.
Lessi Cheimariou, Angeliki Optimal treatment of nonlinear site response through a set of novel methodologies
Supervised by: Kontoe, S.Stafford, P.
Summersgill, Freya Numerical modelling of stiff clay cut slopes with nonlocal strain regularisation
Supervised by: Kontoe, S.Potts, D.M.
Wan, Siu Pong Field monitoring of ground response to EPBM tunnelling close to existing tunnels in London Clay
Supervised by: Standing, J.R.Burland, J.B.Potts, D.M.

2014

NameTitle and supervisor
Alhaj Abdalla, Khalid M.A. Mechanical response of two plastic clay soils from Sudan
Supervised by: Standing, J.R.
Avgerinos, Vasileios Numerical Investigation of tunnelling beneath existing tunnels
Supervised by: Potts, D.M.Standing, J.R.
Huang, Xin Exploring critical-state behaviour using DEM
Supervised by: O'Sullivan, C.Kwok, F. (University of Hong Kong)
Newman, Tim Causes of confined space hypoxia during underground construction in the Lambeth Group beneath London
Supervised by: Ghail, R.CStanding, J.R.
Ní Bhreasail, Aine An investigation of the micromechanical response of soil to one dimensional compression in varied thermal conditions.
Supervised by: O'Sullivan, C.Fenton, C.H., Lee, P.D. 
O'Donovan, John Micromechanics of Wave Propagation through Granular Material.
Supervised by: O'Sullivan, C. 
Pelecanos, Loizos Seismic performance, analysis and design of earth dams
Supervised by: Kontoe, S.Zdravkovic, L 
Shire, Thomas Micro-scale modelling of granular filters
Supervised by: O'Sullivan, C., Van Wachem, B.
Yu, Jessica Assessing ground interaction effects and potential damage on existing tunnels before and after new excavation works
Supervised by:  Standing, J.R.Vollum, R.Potts, D.M.Burland, J.B.
Kimpritis, Thomas The control of column diameter and strength in Jet Grouting processes and the influence of ground conditions (MPhil)
Supervised by: Standing, J.R.

2013

NameTitle and supervisor
Pedro, António M. G. Geotechnical investigation of Ivens shaft in Lisbon
Supervised by: Zdravkovic, L.
Rimoy, Siya, P. Ageing and axial cyclic loading studies of displacement piles in sands
Supervised by: Jardine, R.

2012

NameTitle and supervisor
Brosse, Amandine Marie Study of the anisotropy of three British mudrocks using a hollow cylinder apparatus.
Supervised by: Jardine, R.
Hosseini Kamal, R Experimental study of the geotechnical properties of U.K mudrocks.
Supervised by: Coop, M. Jardine, R.
Shen, C.-K A micromechanical investigation of drained simple shear tests on dense sand using discrete element simulations
Supervised by: O'Sullivan, C.Jardine, R.

2011

NameTitle and supervisor
Wilkinson, Stephen The Microstructure of UK Mudrocks
Supervised by: Fenton, C., Coop, M.
Fonseca, J The evolution of morphology and fabric of a sand during shearing
Supervised by: O'Sullivan, C.; Coop, M. 
Giannopoulos, Konstantinos  Numerical analysis of the reuse of piled raft foundations
Supervised by: Zdravkovic, L.Potts, D.M.
Taborda, David  Development of constitutive models for application in soil dynamics.
Supervised by: Zdravkovic, L.Kontoe, S.
Tsiampousi, Aikaterini  Numerical analysis of slopes in unsaturated soils.
Supervised by: Zdravkovic, L.Potts, D.M.

2010

NameTitle and supervisor
Barreto Gonzalez, Daniel Numerical and experimental investigation into the behaviour of granular materials under generalised stress states
Supervised by: O'Sullivan, C.Zdravkovic, L.
Arango-Gaviria, Maria Cristina Ground-motion prediction for subduction-zone earthquakes: Insights from South and Central American data
Supervised by: Bommer, J., Strasser, Fleur
Papaspiliou, Myrto-Ioanna On the incorporation of site response in probabilistic seismic hazard analyses
Supervised by: Kontoe, S.; Bommer, J.
Cavarretta, Ignazio The influence of particles characteristics on the engineering behaviour of granular materials
Supervised by: Coop, M.; O'Sullivan, C.
Cheung, L.-Y.G. Micromechanics of sand production in oil wells
Supervised by: O'Sullivan, C.; Coop, M. 
 Schutz, Reinhard Numerical modelling of shotcrete for tunnelling
Supervised by: Potts, D.M.Zdravkovic, L.
 Shipton, B The Mechanics of transitional soils
Supervised by: Coop, M.

Systems Alumni 2014-2019

2016

NameTitle and supervisor
Noye, Sarah Improved HVAC commissioning using wireless sensor networks
Supervised by: Angeloudis, P.Fisk, D.; Keirstead, J. 

2014

Name 
Munuera, Luis Technology-rich economic modelling and analysis of residential heating systems for low carbon energy policy support
Supervised by: Fisk, D.

2013

NameTitle and supervisor
Jennings, Mark Optimization models for resource planning in urban energy systems
Supervised by: Fisk, D., Shah, N. 

Transport Alumni 2010-2019

2019

NameTitle and supervisor
Manca, Francesco Travel behaviour and transport demand
Supervised by: Sivakumar, A.Polak, J.
Pogonyi, Csaba  The wider economic benefits of transportation
Supervised by: Graham, D.J.
Singh, Ramandeep  Decomposition of journey time variance on urban mass transit systems via semiparametric mixed methods
Supervised by: Graham, D.J.Anderson, R.J.
Zhu, Tianye Investigating the personal exposure to air pollution in London
Supervised by: Angeloudis, P.Stettler, MEJ.
Wu, Zongxiang Double demand responsive electric bus operation to passengers and power system
Supervised by: Polak, J.; Sivakumar, A.

2018

NameTitle and supervisor
Achurra Gonzalez, Pablo Global container shipping network analysis.
Supervised by: Angeloudis, P.; Graham, D.J.
Barzin, Samira The economic effects of transportation infrastructure on output and productivity
Supervised by: Graham, D.J.
Brage-Ardao, Ruben International benchmarking; Urban and suburban rail consulting; Econometric modelling; Economic impacts of transport investment; Transport investment and productivity; Agglomeration economics; Economic impacts of high-speed rail; Public sector regulation.
Supervised by: Graham, D.J.; Anderson, R.J.
Goldberg, George Data-driven modelling of passenger response to disruption on the London Underground
Supervised by: Polak, J.
Hörcher, Dániel  Transport economics, crowding management, pricing and capacity management in public transport;
Supervised by: Graham, D.J.
Seo, Jung-Yong Control of free-ranging automated guided vehicles in container terminals
Supervised by: Angeloudis, P.Ochieng, W.

2017

NameTitle and supervisor
Damy, Sophie A novel GNSS-based positioning system to support railway operations
Supervised by: Ochieng, W.Majumdar, A.
El Hajj, Mireille  The impact of the new GPS signals on positioning accuracy for urban bus location based services
Supervised by: Ochieng, W.
Kanturska, Urszula Transport planning for security and reliability
Supervised by: Angeloudis, P.Graham, D.J.Bell, M.G.H.
Koudis, George High-resolution evaluation of aircraft emissions at airports
Supervised by: Majumdar, A., Stettler, MEJ.Ochieng, W.
Luan, Jianlin Investigating cooperation strategies for local traffic authorities and in-vehicle route guidance service providers
Supervised by: Polak, J.Krishnamoorthy, R.
Maier, Sebastian Valuing infrastructure investments as portfolios of interdependent real options
Supervised by: Polak, J., Gann, D.Sivakumar, A.
Psyllou, Elena  Aviation safety: A framework to analyse airspace infringements involving general aviation flights
Supervised by: Majumdar, A.Ochieng, W.
Sidiropoulos, Stavros Optimisation of airport operations
Supervised by: Majumdar, A., Han, K.Ochieng, W.
Smith, Peri Safety case for the introduction of a new rail system into an existing railway system 
Supervised by: Majumdar, A.Ochieng, W.Graham, D.J.

2016

NameTitle and supervisor
Ahmed, Chro Transit Rail Network Design
Supervised by: Angeloudis, P., Bell, M.G.H., Ochieng, W. 
Latinopoulos, Charilaos Efficient operation of recharging infrastructure for the accommodation of electric vehicles: a demand driven approach
Supervised by: Polak, J.; Sivakumar, A.
Maréchal, Séverine Modelling the aquisition of travel information and its influence on travel behaviour
Supervised by: Polak, J.; Sivakumar, A.
Noye, Sarah Improved HVAC commissioning using wireless sensor networks
Supervised by: Angeloudis, P.; Fisk, D.; Keirstead, J. 
Ramli, Ahmad Razi Estimating road transport fuel demand elasticities in the UK: An empirical investigation of response heterogeneity
Supervised by: Graham, D.J.
Shang, Wenlong Robustness and resilience analysis of urban road networks 
Supervised by: Ochieng, W., Han, K., Angeloudis, P.
Studic, Milena Developing a framework for total apron safety management
Supervised by: Majumdar, A.Ochieng, W., Schuster, W.
Suel, Esra Modelling the relationship between multi-channel retail and personal mobility behaviour
Supervised by: Polak, J.
Thiyagarajah, Ara Understanding the variability in vehicle dynamics and emissions at urban obstacles 
Supervised by: North, R., Polak, J.Bell, M.G.H.
Pien, Kuang-Chang A linear programming approach for network capacity estimation and robustness analysis of the european air traffic network
Supervised by: Majumdar, A.Han, K.Ochieng, W.
Zis, Thalis The Implications and trade-offs of near-port ship emissions reduction policies
Supervised by: Bell, M.G.H.Angeloudis, P.Ochieng, W., North, R.

2015

NameTitle and supervisor
Canavan, Shane Performance modelling of urban metro rail systems: An application of frontiers, regression, and causal inference techniques
Supervised by: Graham, D.J.
Jokinen, Altti Samuli Enhanced ambiguity resolution and integrity monitoring methods for precise point positioning
Supervised by: Ochieng, W.Schuster, W.
Mohammad, Sara Ishaq Impact of Dubai Metro on property values
Supervised by: Graham, D.J.
Moradi, Ramin Carrier multipath mitigation in linear combinations of Global Navigation Satellite Systems measurements
Supervised by: Ochieng, W., Schuster, W.
Sun, Rui An integrated solution based irregular driving detection
Supervised by: Ochieng, W.Feng, S., Schuster, W.
Tobaruela Arnedo, Gonzalo A framework to assess the ability of automation to deliver capacity targets in European airspace
Supervised by: Majumdar, AOchieng, W., Schuster, W.

2014

NameTitle and supervisor
Anvari, Bani A new microscopic model for the simulation of shared space schemes
Supervised by:  Bell, M.G.H.Ochieng, W.Sivakumar, A.
Daina, Nicolo Modelling electric vehicle use and charging behaviour
Supervised by: Sivakumar, A.Polak, J.
Guo, Fangce Short-term traffic prediction under normal and abnormal conditions
Supervised by: Polak, J., Krishnamoorthy, R.
Hu, Guotao Modelling travellers' risky choice behavior in revealed preference contexts: A comparison of EUT and non-EUT approaches
Supervised by: Polak, J., Sivakumar, A.
Kyriakidis, Miltiadis Developing a human performance railway operational index to enhance safety of railway operations
Supervised by: Ochieng, W.Majumdar, A.
Nascimento, Felipe Hazard identification and risk analysis of nighttime offshore helicopter operations
Supervised by: Majumdar, A.Ochieng, W. 
Pawlak, Jacek Modelling the interactions between information and communication technologies and travel behavior
Supervised by: Polak, J., Gann, D., Sivakumar, A.
Syd Ali, Busyairah A safety assessment framework for automatic dependent surveillance broadcast (ADS-B) and its potential impact on aviation safety
Supervised by: Majumdar, A.Ochieng, W.Schuster, W.
Trozzi, Valentina Strategy-based dynamic assignment in transit networks with passenger queues
Supervised by: Bell, M.G.H.Graham, D.J.
Wilke, Sabine Modelling airport surface safety: a framework for a holistic airport safety management
Supervised by: Majumdar, A.Ochieng, W. 
Williams, David Vehicle dynamics and personal exposure to black carbon in the vicinity of at-grade pedestrian infrastructure
Supervised by: North, R., Ochieng, W. 

2013

NameTitle and supervisor
Dupuy, Marie-Dominique Framework for the analysis of separation-related incidents in aviation
Supervised by: Ochieng, W.Majumdar, A.
Ikem, Precious Ifechi Nene Dry port strategies for congested port cities: a study of Lagos, Nigeria
Supervised by: Ochieng, W., Bell, M.G.H.Sivakumar, A.
Li, Haojie Impacts of traffic interventions on road safety: an application of causal models
Supervised by: Graham, D.J.Majumdar, A.
Rochau, Normen Capacity constraints in public transportation
Supervised by: Angeloudis, P.Ochieng, W.
Zolfaghari, Alireza Methodological and empirical challenges in modelling residential location choices
Supervised by: Polak, J.Sivakumar, A.

2012

NameTitle and supervisor
Han, Jiang Multi-sensor data fusion for travel time estimation
Supervised by: Polak, J., Barria, J.
Karathodorou, Niovi The link between urban form and travel: a focus on public transport demand and methodological issues
Supervised by: Graham, D.J.
Liu, Xin Port choice: A frequency-based container assignment model
Supervised by: Bell, M.G.H.
Petri, Giovanni Information and dynamics in urban traffic networks
Supervised by: Polak, J., Jensen, H.
Zavitsas, Konstantinos Petroleum supply chain vulnerability
Supervised by: Bell, M.G.H.

2011

NameTitle and supervisor
Hu, Jun Short-term congestion prediction for vehicle navigation
Supervised by: Bell, M.G.H.
Le Vine, Scott Strategies for personal mobility: A study of consumer acceptance of subscription drive-it-yourself car services
Supervised by: Lee-Gosselin, M., Polak, J.Sivakumar, A.
Molloy, Jarlath Mitigating aviation's climate impact in Europe
Supervised by: Ochieng, W.Graham, D.J.Majumdar, A.
Nur, Khalid Improved time estimation for high accuracy WLAN based positioning
Supervised by: Ochieng, W.Feng, S., Ling, C. 

2010

NameTitle and supervisor
Barletta, Giovanni Luca Analysis of the sustainability of collusion in the liner shipping industry
Supervised by: Bell, M.G.H., Hadjiconstantinou, E.
Melo, Patricia Estimating the effect of agglomeration economies on wages: empirical evidence and methodological issues
Supervised by: Graham, D.J., Noland, R.
Shi, Xin Carrier-phase based real-time static and kinematic precise point positioning using GPS and GALILEO
Supervised by: Ochieng, W.
Panagiotakopoulos, Dimitri Robust statistical framework for monitoring the integrity of space-based navigation systems
Supervised by: Ochieng, W.