Solid Mechanics and Applied Mathematics, including Non-Linear Contact Fracture Mechanics, Wave Propagation, Theory of Diffraction, Boundary Elements Methods, Galerkin Methods, Hypersingular and Singular Integrals, Iterative Optimisation Algorithms.
Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTP), Research Grant, Co-Investigator, 2010–2013
British Council / DAAD, Academic Research Collaboration (ARC) Grant, 2010–2011
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Senior Academics' Research Stay Grant, 2010
The Royal Society, International Travel for Collaboration, 2010
EPSRC Standard Research Grant, Researcher-Co-Investigator, 2007–2010
The Royal Society, Incoming Short Visit Award, 2005
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Research Fellowship, 2003–2004
The Science and Technology Center in Ukraine, Research Grant, Named Researcher, 2003–2004
"Solid Mechanics and Materials Modelling" (EG5095, 5th year, MEng programme);
"Solids and Structures" (EG2502, 2nd year);
"Fundamentals of Engineering Materials" (EG1012, 1st year).
Courses taught before:
"Mathematical Optimisation" (EG5090, 5th year, MEng programme), 2006-2007;
"Computer Aided Engineering Design" (EG4576, 4th year), 2008-2009;
"Fluid Dynamics" (EG40DB, 4th year), 2008-2009;
"Materials and Structures" (EG2029, 2nd year), 2009-2011;
"Engineering Design and Practice 1" (EG2079, 2nd year);
"Electronics & Programmable Systems: Computer Systems & Programming" (EG2060, 2nd year), 2006-2007.
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Special Issue Guest Editor - International Journal of Mechanical Sciences
Member of the UKBIM National Organising Committee
Chair of the UKBIM9 Conference Organising Committee
Honorary Leading Research Fellow at the Timoshenko Institute of Mechanics, Kiev, Ukraine
Member of the International Association of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics (GAMM)
Member of the International Society for the Interaction of Mechanics and Mathematics (ISIMM)
Member of the Young Global Academy (YGA)
Reviewer for International Journal for Solids and Structures; Engineering Fracture Mechanics; Engineering Analysis with Boundary Methods; International Journal of Mechanical Sciences; International Applied Mechanics; International Journal of Theoretical and Applied Multiscale Mechanics; Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures; Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science; Journal of Strain Analysis for Engineering Design; Computational Materials Science; Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter.
Mechanical Engineering Programme Leader
Level 3 Engineering Coordinator
Member of the School Undergraduate Teaching Committee
Member of the School Student-Staff Liaison Committee