Research
Theoretical and Applied Mechanics,
with a special emphasis on mathematical modelling and asymptotic methods, elasticity theory, thin
plates/shells, thin films, layered materials, bifurcations, and stability problems.
Sample of recent works
(a more complete list can be found
HERE)
[1]
Continuum Mechanics and Linear Elasticity: An Applied Mathematics Introduction. Solid Mechanics and Its Applications, vol. 238 (519 pages). Springer, Dordrecht (2019).
[2]
Shearinduced wrinkling in accelerating thin elastic discs.
Journal of Applied Mathematics and Physics (ZAMP) 74:239 (2023).
[3]
On the localised buckling of drillstrings in curved boreholes.
Acta Mechanica (2023).
[4]
Axially compressed thin cylindrical shells: asymptotic limits for a nonlinear basic state (with A.P. Bassom).
International Journal of NonLinear Mechanics 138:103848 (2022).
[5]
Tensile bifurcations in a truncated hemispherical thin elastic shell .
Journal of Applied Mathematics and Physics (ZAMP) 71:178 (2020).
Teaching
20192024
20172019
20022012
Other past courses
