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Research Output 1991 2018

2018
1 Citations

A 3D parallel Particle-In-Cell solver for wave interaction with vertical cylinders

Chen, Q., Zang, J., Kelly, D. M. & Dimakopoulos, A., 1 Jan 2018, In : Ocean Engineering. 147, p. 165-180

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Water waves
Fluids
Message passing
Advection
Computational efficiency
1 Citations

An experimental decomposition of nonlinear forces on a surface-piercing column: Stokes-type expansions of the force harmonics

Chen, L., Zang, J., Taylor, P. H., Sun, L., Morgan, G., Grice, J., Orszaghova, J. & Tello, M., 1 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 848, p. 42-77

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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piercing
Piercing
loading waves
Decomposition
harmonics

Experimental and numerical study on a novel dual-resonance wave energy converter with a built-in power take-off system

Chen, Z., Zhou, B., Zhang, L., Li, C., Zang, J., Zheng, X., Xu, J. & Zhang, W., 15 Dec 2018, In : Energy. 165, Part A, p. 1008-1020 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citations

Geometrical Evaluation on the Viscous Effect of Point-Absorber Wave-Energy Converters

Chen, Z. F., Zhou, B. Z., Zhang, L., Zhang, W. C., Wang, S. Q. & Zang, J., Aug 2018, In : China Ocean Engineering. 32, 4, p. 443-452 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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wave energy
Geometry
Flow fields
Computational fluid dynamics
Hydrodynamics
3 Citations

Influence of offshore fringing reefs on infragravity period oscillations within a harbor

Gao, J., Zhou, X., Zang, J., Chen, Q. & Zhou, L., 15 Jun 2018, In : Ocean Engineering. 158, p. 286-298 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Reefs
Ports and harbors
Topography
Water

Numerical Investigation of Cross-Flow Tidal Turbine Hydrodynamics

Stringer, R., 2018, 244 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

Open Access
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Turbines
Hydrodynamics
Numerical models
Benchmarking
Circular cylinders

Numerical simulation of wave propagation over submerged reef

Li, J., Zang, J., Liu, S., Jia, W. & Chen, Q., 4 Apr 2018. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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wave propagation
reef
submergence
simulation
shoaling wave

Numerical study of harbor oscillations induced by water surface disturbances within harbors of constant depth

Gao, J., Zhou, X., Zhou, L., Zang, J., Chen, Q. & Ding, H., 5 Sep 2018, In : Ocean Dynamics. p. 1-19 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Numerical study of the hydrodynamic performance of a pile-restrained WEC-type floating breakwater

Chen, Q., Zang, J., Zhao, X. & Ning, D., 4 Apr 2018. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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Floating breakwaters
Piles
Hydrodynamics
Breakwaters
Numerical models
2017

A 3D numerical study of solitary wave interaction with vertical cylinders using a parallelised Particle-In-Cell solver

Chen, Q., Zang, J., Kelly, D. M. & Dimakopoulos, A. S., 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
Open Access
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Fluid structure interaction
Piercing
Fluids
Lagrange multipliers
Message passing
5 Citations

Extreme motion and response statistics for survival of the three-float wave energy converter M4 in intermediate water depth

Santo, H., Taylor, P. H., Carpintero Moreno, E., Stansby, P., Eatock Taylor, R., Sun, L. & Zang, J., 25 Feb 2017, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 813, p. 175-204

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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direct power generators
floats
water depth
Statistics
statistics
1 Citations

Extreme wave run-up and pressure on a vertical seawall

Ning, D., Wang, R., Chen, L. F., Li, J., Zang, J., Cheng, L. & Liu, S., 1 Sep 2017, In : Applied Ocean Research. 67, p. 188-200 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Retaining walls
Boundary element method
Pistons
Numerical models
Bandwidth
6 Citations

Linear diffraction analysis of the three-float multi-mode wave energy converter M4 for power capture and structural analysis in irregular waves with experimental validation

Sun, L., Zang, J., Stansby, P., Moreno, E. C., Taylor, P. H. & Taylor, R. E., 1 Feb 2017, In : Journal of Ocean Engineering and Marine Energy. 3, 1, p. 51-68 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
structural analysis
wave energy
Structural analysis
diffraction
Diffraction
6 Citations

The influence of swash-based reflection on surf zone hydrodynamics: a wave-by-wave approach

Martins, K., Blenkinsopp, C., Almar, R. & Zang, J., Apr 2017, In : Coastal Engineering. 122, p. 27-43 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Hydrodynamics
Beaches
Sediment transport
Radon
Erosion

Wave transformation in the surf zone

Martins, K., Nov 2017, 220 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

Open Access
File
surf zone
scanner
wave runup
breaking wave
shoreline
2016
5 Citations

A Cartesian cut cell based two-way strong fluid-solid coupling algorithm for 2D floating bodies

Chen, Q., Zang, J., Dimakopoulos, A. S., Kelly, D. M. & Williams, C. J. K., 1 Apr 2016, In : Journal of Fluids and Structures. 62, p. 252-271 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Fluids
Natural sciences computing
Piercing
Lagrange multipliers
Poisson equation

Impact of hydrodynamic interactions on the performance of a three-float multi-mode wave energy converter M4 in regular waves

Sun, L., Zang, J., Stansby, P., Carpintero Moreno, E., Taylor, P. H. & Eatock Taylor, R., Apr 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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6 Citations

Linear diffraction analysis for optimisation of the three-float multi-mode wave energy converter M4 in regular waves including small arrays

Sun, L., Stansby, P., Zang, J., Carpintero Moreno, E. & Taylor, P. H., Nov 2016, In : Journal of Ocean Engineering and Marine Energy. 2, 4, p. 429-438

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
wave energy
power generation
diffraction
Diffraction
damping
10 Citations
Open Access
File
scanners
Lasers
Monitoring
lasers
splashing
2 Citations
File
Reynolds number
Turbines
Turbomachine blades
Numerical models
Torque
9 Citations

Numerical study of roll motion of a 2-D floating structure in viscous flow

Chen, L., Sun, L., Zang, J., Hillis, A. & Plummer, A., Aug 2016, In : Journal of Hydrodynamics. 28, 4, p. 544-563

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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viscous flow
Viscous flow
Viscous Flow
floating
Numerical Study

Performance of the three-float wave energy converter M4 in regular and random waves

Sun, L., Zang, J., Stansby, P. K. & Carpintero Moreno, E., 2016, Progress in Renewable Energies Offshore - Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Renewable Energies Offshore, RENEW 2016. CRC Press, p. 269-276 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Takeoff
Hinges
Dynamic models
Tuning
Damping
5 Citations

Regular waves onto a truncated circular column: a comparison of experiments and simulations

Sun, L., Zang, J., Chen, L., Eatock Taylor, R. & Taylor, P., Sep 2016, In : Applied Ocean Research. 59, p. 650-662

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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5 Citations

Validation of the PICIN solver for 2D coastal flows

Chen, Q., Kelly, D. M., Dimakopoulos, A. S. & Zang, J., 1 Jun 2016, In : Coastal Engineering. 112, p. 87-98 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Fluid structure interaction
Natural sciences computing
Levees
Wave propagation
Dams
2015

CFD Modelling of Fall Pipe Rock Dumping Using PICIN

Chen, Q., Kelly, D. M., Spearman, J., Dimakopoulos, A., Zang, J. & Williams, C., 2015. 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

pipe
rock
modeling
incompressible flow
free surface flow
Open Access

Extreme wave elevations beneath offshore platforms, second order trapping, and the near flat form of the quadratic transfer functions

Grice, J. R., Taylor, P. H., Eatock Taylor, R., Zang, J. & Walker, D. A. G., Jul 2015, In : Computers and Fluids. 119, p. 13-25 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Transfer functions
Tension-leg platforms
Geometry

Modelling of Marine Renewable Energy

Chen, L., 16 Sep 2015, (Unpublished) 185 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

File
Flaps
Offshore structures
Hydrodynamics
Tsunamis
Barges

Numerical Simulation of Breaking Wave Impact on a Vertical Wall

Gao, F., Zang, J. & Blenkinsopp, C., 1 Apr 2015, 30th International Workshop on Water Waves and Floating Bodies. Bristol

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
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Numerical Study of a Three-float Wave Energy Converter - M4

Sun, L., Zang, J., Eatock Taylor, R., Taylor, P. H. & Stansby, P., 16 Jun 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Open Access
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Takeoff
Wave energy conversion
Potential flow
Equations of motion
Hydrodynamics

Particle–In–Cell Numerical Solver for Free Surface Flows with Fluid–Solid Interactions

Chen, Q., Zang, J., Kelly, D., Williams, C. & Dimakopoulos, A., 2015. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Open Access
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Fluids
Navier Stokes equations
Numerical models
Hydrodynamics
10 Citations

PICIN: a particle-in-cell solver for incompressible free surface flows with two-way fluid-solid coupling

Kelly, D. M., Chen, Q. & Zang, J., 2 Jun 2015, In : SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing. 37, 3, p. B403-B424 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Incompressible Surface
Free Surface Flow
CPU Time
Incompressible Flow
Fluid-solid Interaction
2014

Effects of wave spreading on performance of a wave energy converter

Sun, L., Zang, J., Eatock Taylor, R. & Taylor, P., 2 Apr 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Water waves
Takeoff
Numerical models

Hydrodynamic Analysis of Interactions between Waves and Offshore Structures

Sun, L., Chen, L. & Zang, J., Oct 2014, p. 261-266.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Offshore structures
Hydrodynamics
Potential flow
Viscous flow
Numerical analysis

Numerical analysis of Wave-structure Interactions Using Potential-flow Solver

Sun, L., Zang, J., Eatock Taylor, R., Taylor, P. & Choo, Y. S., 4 Jun 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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Potential flow
Numerical analysis
Offshore structures
Boundary element method
Hydrodynamics
74 Citations

Numerical investigation of wave-structure interaction using OpenFOAM

Chen, L. F., Zang, J., Hillis, A. J., Morgan, G. C. J. & Plummer, A. R., 15 Sep 2014, In : Ocean Engineering. 88, p. 91-109

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Offshore structures
Piercing
Hydraulics
Experiments

Numerical modelling of wave-current interaction with submerged breakwater using OpenFOAM

Chen, L. & Zang, J., 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Numerical simulation of a solitary wave on a continental shelf

Gao, F., Zang, J. & Blenkinsopp, C., 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

File

Numerical Simulation of Wave-induced Roll of a 2-D Rectangular Barge Using OpenFOAM

Chen, L., Sun, L., Zang, J. & Hillis, A. J., Mar 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

3 Citations

Numerical simulations of breaking waves at vertical wall

Gao, F. & Zang, J., 2014, Proceedings of the 11th (2014) Pacific/Asia Offshore Mechanics Symposium, PACOMS 2014. International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers, p. 230-234 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
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breaking wave
Computer simulation
Finite volume method
Air
Turbulence models

Performance of an Attenuator Type Wave Energy Converter in Multi-directional Waves

Sun, L., Zang, J., Eatock Taylor, R. & Taylor, P., 4 Jun 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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direct power generators
attenuators
hinges
shear
aircraft launching devices
18 Citations

Phase manipulation and the harmonic components of ringing forces on a surface-piercing column

Fitzgerald, C. J., Taylor, P. H., Eatock Taylor, R., Grice, J. & Zang, J., 8 Aug 2014, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series A - Mathematical Physical and Engineering Sciences. 470, 2168, 20130847.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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piercing
Piercing
Manipulation
manipulators
Harmonic
25 Citations
File
2013

Application of the Interfoam VoF Code to Coastal Wave/Structure Interaction

Morgan, G. C. J., 7 Feb 2013, (Unpublished) 175 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

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wave-structure interaction
breaking wave
wave group
porous medium
calibration

Modelling wave interactions with a surface-piercing vertical cylinder using OpenFOAM

Chen, L., Morgan, G. C. J., Zang, J., Hillis, A. J. & Taylor, P. H., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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Nonlinear interactions of regular waves with a truncated circular column

Sun, L., Chen, L., Zang, J., Eatock Taylor, R. & Taylor, P., Oct 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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potential flow
interactions
viscous flow
harmonics

Numerical modelling of a laboratory scale tidal turbine

Stringer, R., Zang, J. & Hillis, A. J., 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract