Vasyl Vlasenko

Academic profile

Dr Vasyl Vlasenko

Associate Professor in Shelf Seas Numerical Modelling
School of Biological and Marine Sciences (Faculty of Science and Engineering)

The Global Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Vasyl's work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

Goal 14: SDG 14 - Life Below WaterGoal 17: SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals

About Vasyl

Research: Leader of the Numerical Modelling Group Teaching: Physical Oceanography, Environmental Oceanography, Numerical Modelling
Member:  Committee of Investigation of Academic Dishonesty Mentoring: Senior Tutor

Supervised Research Degrees

Completed PhD projects:

  • Dr Agueda Vazquez Lopez-Escolar (University of Cadiz, Spain)
  • Dr Jose Carlos Sanchez Garrido (University of Malaga, Spain)
  • Dr Robert McEvan (Director of study)
  • Dr Chuncheng Guo (Director of study)
  • Dr Edward Steele (Second Advisor)

Current PhD students:

  • Miss Anastasiya Domina (Liverpool University, Second Advisor)


Physical oceanography (Modules OS001, OS101, OS104, OS315 - Module leader)
Research skills (Modules OS206, OS301 - Module leader)
Numerical modelling (Modules OS315, MAR519 - Module leader)

Contact Vasyl

Room 109, Reynolds, Drake Circus, Plymouth, PL4 8AA
+44 1752 584724