Guixun Zhu

Guixun Zhu

School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics (Faculty of Science and Engineering)


 2018 - present Plymouth University PhD Candidate
 2015 - 2018Dalian University of Technology  MEng
 2011 - 2015Dalian University of Technology   BEng

Research interests

Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics

Oscillating Water Column



Zhu, G., Graham, D., Zheng, S., Hughes, J., & Greaves, D. (2020). Hydrodynamics of onshore oscillating water column devices: A numerical study using smoothed particle hydrodynamics. Ocean Engineering, 218, 108226. 

Zheng, S., Zhu, G., Simmonds, D., Greaves, D., & Iglesias, G. (2020). Wave power extraction from a tubular structure integrated oscillating water column. Renewable Energy, 150, 342-355.

Zheng, S., Meylan, M. H., Zhu, G., Greaves, D., & Iglesias, G. (2020). Hydroelastic interaction between water waves and an array of circular floating porous elastic plates. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 900.

Zheng, S., Antonini, A., Zhang, Y., Miles, J., Greaves, D., Zhu, G., & Iglesias, G. (2020). Hydrodynamic performance of a multi-Oscillating Water Column (OWC) platform. Applied Ocean Research, 99, 102168.

Zhu, G. X., & Zou, L. (2020). An integrated smoothed particle hydrodynamics model for complex interfacial flows with large density ratios. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 92(8), 950-975.

Zou, L., Zhu, G. X., Chen, Z., Pei, Y. G., & Zong, Z. (2018). Numerical investigation on the water entry of convex objects using a multiphase smoothed particle hydrodynamics model. International Journal of Computational Methods, 15(02), 1850008.

Zhu, G. X., Zou, L., Chen, Z., Wang, A. M., & Liu, M. B. (2018). An improved SPH model for multiphase flows with large density ratios. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 86(2), 167-184.

Conference Papers

Zhenga, S., Meylanb, M. H., Zhua, G., Greavesa, D., & Iglesiasc, G. (2020, April). Wave scattering from multiple circular floating porous elastic plates. In The 35th International Workshop on Water Waves and Floating Bodies (pp. 26-29).