Dr Fangbao Tian

Lecturer in Aero/Mech Engineering
School of Engineering and Information Technology
+61 2 6268 8533
+61 2 6268 8276

LOCATION

Building 17 Room 127

  • ABOUT
  • PUBLICATIONS

Academic Appointments:

Senior Lecturer, ARC DECRA (2016), School of Engineering and Information Technology, UNSW, Canberra (July 2017 - present)
Lecturer, School of Engineering and Information Technology, UNSW, Canberra (September 2014 - June 2017)
Research AssociateSchool of Engineering and Information Technology, UNSW, Canberra (August 2013 - September 2014)
Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Vanderbilt University, USA (September 2011 - August 2013)

Education:

PhD, Engineering Mechanics, University of Science and Technology of China, 2011
BSc, Theoretical and Applied MechanicsUniversity of Science and Technology of China, 2006

Research Interests:

CFD tools for complex flows and fluid-structure interaction
Modelling of laryngeal aerodynamics and vocal-fold vibration
Fluid-structure interaction of a plate or multiple plates in a viscous fluid
Fish swimming and insect flight
Blood flow and blood cells
Non-Newtonian flow

Awards and Honors:

UNSW Canberra Silverstar Award 2018
UNSW Canberra Silverstar Award 2017
Journal of Fluids and Structures Highly Cited Research, January 2017
ARC DECRA 2016
Theoretical & Applied Mechanics Letters 2012 Best Paper Award
The 2013 AQL Best Paper Award
International Travel Grant to the 2010 APS/DFD

Professional Services:

Member on Editorial Board, Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science (ERA A journal) (2016-)
Lead Guest Editor, Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science - The LBM and its Applications in Complex Flows and FSI (2016-2018)
Lead Guest Editor, Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science - Bio-inspired Flapping Foils and Their Applications (2016-2018)
Lead Guest Editor, Comput Math Meth Med - Computational Methods and Models in Circulatory and Reproductive Systems (2016)
Assessor, Chilean National Science and Technology Commission, Australian Research Council
Session Chair, ICCFD 8 (2014), 3rd FSSIC (2015)
Program Committee Member, ParCFD 2013, iCBEB 2014, iWB 2014, CCM2014 & 2015
Reviewer, Microfluidics & Nanofluidics, J Biomech, JFS, JSV, JASA and other international journals (more than 20)

Teaching:

Lecturer, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Undergraduate, S1 2018
Lecturer, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Undergraduate, S1 2017
Lecturer, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Undergraduate, S1 2016
Co-Lecturer, Hydraulic Engineering, Undergraduate, S2 2015
Lecturer, Fluid Mechanics, Undergraduate, S2 2015.

Potential PhD topics:

  1. Fluid-structure interaction involving structure damage
  2. Fluid-structure-acoustics interaction
  3. Fluid-structure interaction of surgically changed arteries
  4. Turbulent boundary layer with flexible structures
  5. IB-LES/RANS-LBM for fluid-structure interactions in heat transfer and bushfire
  6. Flow instabilities over flapping foils
  7. Flow instabilities in arteries
  8. Flow control and optimization over fapping foils
  9. Fluid-structure interaction in supersonic and hypersonic flows
  10. Unsteady vortex dynamics and fluid-structure interaction of flapping flags
  11. Fluid-structure interaction and acoustics during phonation
  12. LBM modelling of fluid-structure interaction involving visco-elastic flows
  13. AI assisted fluid dynamics

Please feel free to contact Dr Tian (email: f.tian@adfa.edu.au) if you are interested in any topic or have any question about the PhD program and his research.

Scholarships of $35,000 (AUD) are available for PhD students who achieved H1 /High Distinction in their UG program and/or have completed a Masters by Research. If you are interested, contact me at f.tian@adfa.edu.au.

Journal articles

Liu Z; Bhattacharjee KS; Tian FB; Young J; Ray T; Lai JCS, 2019, 'Kinematic optimization of a flapping foil power generator using a multi-fidelity evolutionary algorithm', Renewable Energy, vol. 132, pp. 543 - 557, 10.1016/j.renene.2018.08.015

Wang W; Yan Y; Tian FB, 2018, 'Numerical study on hydrodynamics for a non-sinusoidal forced oscillating hydrofoil based on an immersed boundary method', Ocean Engineering, vol. 147, pp. 606 - 620, 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2017.10.013

Xu YQ; Wang MY; Liu QY; Tang XY; Tian FB, 2018, 'External force-induced focus pattern of a flexible filament in a viscous fluid', Applied Mathematical Modelling, vol. 53, pp. 369 - 383, 10.1016/j.apm.2017.09.001

Tian FB; Wang Y; Liu H; Zhang Y, 2018, 'The lattice Boltzmann method and its applications in complex flows and fluid–structure interactions', Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, vol. 232, pp. 403 - 404, 10.1177/0954406218754913

Wang L; Tian FB, 2018, 'Heat transfer in non-Newtonian flows by a hybrid immersed boundary-lattice Boltzmann and finite difference method', Applied Sciences (Switzerland), vol. 8, 10.3390/app8040559

Xu YQ; Jiang YQ; Wu J; Sui Y; Tian FB, 2018, 'Benchmark numerical solutions for two-dimensional fluid–structure interaction involving large displacements with the deforming-spatial-domain/stabilized space–time and immersed boundary–lattice Boltzm', Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, vol. 232, pp. 2500 - 2514, 10.1177/0954406217723942

Shahzad A; Tian FB; Young J; Lai JCS, 2018, 'Effects of flexibility on the hovering performance of flapping wings with different shapes and aspect ratios', Journal of Fluids and Structures, vol. 81, pp. 69 - 96, 10.1016/j.jfluidstructs.2018.04.019

Wang L; Tian FANG-BAO, 2018, '浸入边界法及其在可压缩流动中的进展和应用(科大校庆专刊) Recent progress of immersed boundary method and its applications in compressible fluid flow (Special Issue, USTC 60th anniversary)', SCIENTIA SINICA Physica, Mechanica & Astronomica, vol. 48, pp. 094703 - 094703, 10.1360/SSPMA2018-00191

Li W; Wang WQ; Yan Y; Tian FB, 2018, 'Effects of pitching motion profile on energy harvesting performance of a semi-active flapping foil using immersed boundary method', Ocean Engineering, vol. 163, pp. 94 - 106, 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2018.05.055

Young J; Tian FB, 2018, 'Bio-inspired flapping foils and their applications', Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, vol. 232, pp. 2493, 10.1177/0954406218785272

Xu L, 2018, 'A novel geometry-adaptive Cartesian grid based immersed boundary–lattice Boltzmann method for fluid–structure interactions at moderate and high Reynolds numbers', Journal of Computational Physics, vol. 375, pp. 22 - 56, 10.1016/j.jcp.2018.08.024

Shahzad A; Tian FB; Young J; Lai JCS, 2018, 'Effects of hawkmoth-like flexibility on the aerodynamic performance of flapping wings with different shapes and aspect ratios', Physics of Fluids, vol. 30, 10.1063/1.5044635

Tian F; Tobing S; Young J; Lai J; Walker SM; Taylor GK; Thomas ALR, 2018, 'Aerodynamic characteristics of hoverflies during hovering flight', Computers and Fluids, 10.1016/j.compfluid.2018.10.008

Wu J; Zhang M; Tian F, 2018, 'NUMERICAL ANALYSIS OF THREE-DIMENSIONAL ELECTRO-CONVECTION OF DIELECTRIC LIQUIDS IN A CUBICAL CAVITY', Chinese Journal of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, 10.6052/0459-1879-18-301

Wang WQ; Yan Y; Tian FB, 2017, 'A simple and efficient implicit direct forcing immersed boundary model for simulations of complex flow', Applied Mathematical Modelling, vol. 43, pp. 287 - 305, 10.1016/j.apm.2016.10.057

Liu Z; Lai JCS; John Y; Tian FB, 2017, 'Discrete vortex method with flow separation corrections for flapping-foil power generators', AIAA Journal, vol. 55, pp. 410 - 418, 10.2514/1.J055267

Gao D; Tian FB; Chen Z; Zhang D, 2017, 'An improved lattice Boltzmann method for solid-liquid phase change in porous media under local thermal non-equilibrium conditions', International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol. 110, pp. 58 - 62, 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2017.03.014

Wang L; Currao GMD; Han F; Neely AJ; Young J; Tian FB, 2017, 'An immersed boundary method for fluid–structure interaction with compressible multiphase flows', Journal of Computational Physics, vol. 346, pp. 131 - 151, 10.1016/j.jcp.2017.06.008

Liu Z; Tian FB; Young J; Lai JCS, 2017, 'Flapping foil power generator performance enhanced with a spring-connected tail', Physics of Fluids, vol. 29, 10.1063/1.4998202

Tian FB; Wang W; Wu J; Sui Y, 2016, 'Swimming performance and vorticity structures of a mother-calf pair of fish', Computers and Fluids, vol. 124, pp. 1 - 11, 10.1016/j.compfluid.2015.10.006

Wei Q; Xu YQ; Tang XY; Tian FB, 2016, 'An IB-LBM study of continuous cell sorting in deterministic lateral displacement arrays', Acta Mechanica Sinica/Lixue Xuebao, vol. 32, pp. 1023 - 1030, 10.1007/s10409-016-0566-2

Stewart WJ; Tian FB; Akanyeti O; Walker CJ; Liao JC, 2016, 'Refuging rainbow trout selectively exploit flows behind tandem cylinders', Journal of Experimental Biology, vol. 219, pp. 2182 - 2191, 10.1242/jeb.140475

Tian FB, 2016, 'Deformation of a Capsule in a Power-Law Shear Flow', Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine, vol. 2016, 10.1155/2016/7981386

Jiang YQ; Guo RY; Tian FB; Zhou SG, 2016, 'Macroscopic modeling of pedestrian flow based on a second-order predictive dynamic model', Applied Mathematical Modelling, vol. 40, pp. 9806 - 9820, 10.1016/j.apm.2016.06.041

Shahzad A; Tian FB; Young J; Lai JCS, 2016, 'Effects of wing shape, aspect ratio and deviation angle on aerodynamic performance of flapping wings in hover', Physics of Fluids, vol. 28, 10.1063/1.4964928

Tian FB; Sui Y; Zhu L; Shu C; Sung HJ, 2016, 'Computational Methods and Models in Circulatory and Reproductive Systems', Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine, vol. 2016, 10.1155/2016/9028409

Wu J; TRAORE P; Tian F; Perez A; Louste C; Dascalescu L, 2015, 'Numerical investigation of electrohydrodynamic plumes for locally enhanced cooling in dielectric liquids', Industry Applications, IEEE Transactions on, vol. 51, pp. 669 - 678, 10.1109/TIA.2014.2328775

Jiang YQ; Zhou SG; Tian FB, 2015, 'A higher-order macroscopic model for bi-direction pedestrian flow', Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, vol. 425, pp. 69 - 78, 10.1016/j.physa.2014.11.048

Wu J; Shu C; Zhao N; Tian FB, 2015, 'Numerical study on the power extraction performance of a flapping foil with a flexible tail', Physics of Fluids, vol. 27, 10.1063/1.4905537

Tian FB, 2015, 'A numerical study of linear and nonlinear kinematic models in fish swimming with the DSD/SST method', Computational Mechanics, vol. 55, pp. 469 - 477, 10.1007/s00466-014-1116-z

Jiang Y; Zhou S; Tian FB, 2015, 'Macroscopic pedestrian flow model with degrading spatial information', Journal of Computational Science, vol. 10, pp. 36 - 44, 10.1016/j.jocs.2015.06.006

Tian FB; Wang Y; Young J; Lai JCS, 2015, 'An FSI solution technique based on the DSD/SST method and its applications', Mathematical Models and Methods in Applied Sciences, vol. 25, pp. 2257 - 2285, 10.1142/S0218202515400084

Wu J; Traoré P; Louste C; Dascalescu L; Tian FB; Pérez AT, 2014, 'Effect of the mobility parameter on the oscillatory electroconvection of dielectric liquids subject to strong unipolar charge injection', IEEE Transactions on Industry Applications, vol. 50, pp. 2306 - 2313, 10.1109/TIA.2014.2301872

Tian FB, 2014, 'FSI modeling with the DSD/SST method for the fluid and finite difference method for the structure', Computational Mechanics, vol. 54, pp. 581 - 589, 10.1007/s00466-014-1007-3

Ma J; Xu Y; Tian F; Tang X, 2014, 'IB-LBM study on cell sorting by pinched flow fractionation', Bio-Medical Materials and Engineering, vol. 24, pp. 2547 - 2554, 10.3233/BME-141069

Tian FB; Young J; Lai JCS, 2014, 'Improving power-extraction efficiency of a flapping plate: From passive deformation to active control', Journal of Fluids and Structures, vol. 51, pp. 384 - 392, 10.1016/j.jfluidstructs.2014.07.013

Wu J; Wu J; Tian F-B; Zhao N; Li Y-D, 2014, 'How a flexible tail improves the power extraction efficiency of a semi-activated flapping foil system: A numerical study', Journal of Fluids and Structures, 10.1016/j.jfluidstructs.2015.02.006

Tian FB, 2014, 'FSI modeling with the DSD/SST method for the fluid and finite difference method for the structure', Computational Mechanics, vol. 54, pp. 581 - 589, 10.1007/s00466-014-1007-3

Tian FB; Bharti RP; Xu YQ, 2014, 'Deforming-Spatial-Domain/Stabilized Space-Time (DSD/SST) method in computation of non-Newtonian fluid flow and heat transfer with moving boundaries', Computational Mechanics, vol. 53, pp. 257 - 271, 10.1007/s00466-013-0905-0

Wei Q; Xu YQ; Tian FB; Gao TX; Tang XY; Zu WH, 2014, 'IB-LBM simulation on blood cell sorting with a micro-fence structure', Bio-Medical Materials and Engineering, vol. 24, pp. 475 - 481, 10.3233/BME-130833

Tian FB; Dai H; Luo H; Doyle JF; Rousseau B, 2014, 'Fluid-structure interaction involving large deformations: 3D simulations and applications to biological systems', Journal of Computational Physics, vol. 258, pp. 451 - 469, 10.1016/j.jcp.2013.10.047

Yuan-Qing X; Xiao-Ying T; Fang-Bao T; Yu-Hua P; Yong X; Yan-Jun Z, 2014, 'IB-LBM simulation of the haemocyte dynamics in a stenotic capillary', Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, vol. 17, pp. 978 - 985, 10.1080/10255842.2012.729581

Xu YQ; Tian FB; Tang XY; Peng YH, 2013, 'A mathematical model for micro-and nano-swimmers', Journal of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology, vol. 13, 10.1142/S0219519413400137

Tian FB; Xu YQ; Tang XY; Deng YL, 2013, 'Study on a self-propelled fish swimming in viscous fluid by a finite element method', Journal of Mechanics in Medicine and Biology, vol. 13, 10.1142/S0219519413400125

Deng HB; Xu YQ; Chen DD; Dai H; Wu J; Tian FB, 2013, 'On numerical modeling of animal swimming and flight', Computational Mechanics, vol. 52, pp. 1221 - 1242, 10.1007/s00466-013-0875-2

Chang S; Tian FB; Luo H; Doyle JF; Rousseau B, 2013, 'The role of finite displacements in vocal fold modeling', Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, vol. 135, 10.1115/1.4025330

Tian FB, 2013, 'Role of mass on the stability of flag/flags in uniform flow', Applied Physics Letters, vol. 103, 10.1063/1.4813006

Tian FB; Zhu L; Fok PW; Lu XY, 2013, 'Simulation of a pulsatile non-Newtonian flow past a stenosed 2D artery with atherosclerosis', Computers in Biology and Medicine, vol. 43, pp. 1098 - 1113, 10.1016/j.compbiomed.2013.05.023

Xu YQ; Tian FB; Deng YL, 2013, 'An efficient red blood cell model in the frame of ib-lbm and its application', International Journal of Biomathematics, vol. 6, 10.1142/S1793524512500611

Tian FB; Luo H; Song J; Lu XY, 2013, 'Force production and asymmetric deformation of a flexible flapping wing in forward flight', Journal of Fluids and Structures, vol. 36, pp. 149 - 161, 10.1016/j.jfluidstructs.2012.07.006

Tian FB; Lu XY; Luo H, 2012, 'Propulsive performance of a body with a traveling-wave surface', Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics, vol. 86, 10.1103/PhysRevE.86.016304

Zhu W; Tian F; Ran P, 2012, 'Analytical solutions of non-Fourier Pennes and Chen-Holmes equations', International Journal of Biomathematics, vol. 5, 10.1142/S1793524511001647

Tian F; Lu X; Luo H, 2012, 'Onset of instability of a flag in uniform flow', Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Letters, vol. 2, pp. 022005, 10.1063/2.1202205

Xu Y; Tian F; Li H; Deng Y, 2012, 'Red blood cell partitioning and blood flux redistribution in microvascular bifurcation', Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Letters, vol. 2, pp. 024001, 10.1063/2.1202401

Tian FB; Luo H; Zhu L; Lu XY, 2011, 'Coupling modes of three filaments in side-by-side arrangement', Physics of Fluids, vol. 23, 10.1063/1.3659892

Tian FB; Luo H; Zhu L; Liao JC; Lu XY, 2011, 'An efficient immersed boundary-lattice Boltzmann method for the hydrodynamic interaction of elastic filaments', Journal of Computational Physics, vol. 230, pp. 7266 - 7283, 10.1016/j.jcp.2011.05.028

Li Y; Men H; Thomson G; Tian F, 2010, 'The development and stability analysis of a nonlinear growth model for microorganisms', International Journal of Biomathematics, vol. 3, pp. 417 - 438, 10.1142/S1793524510001069

Wang SY; Tian FB; Jia LB; Lu XY; Yin XZ, 2010, 'Secondary vortex street in the wake of two tandem circular cylinders at low Reynolds number', Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics, vol. 81, 10.1103/PhysRevE.81.036305

Men H; Li Y; Tian F, 2010, 'The parameter's effect on the stability in microbial growth model', Journal of Computers, vol. 5, pp. 741 - 748, 10.4304/jcp.5.5.741-748

Tian FB; Luo H; Zhu L; Lu XY, 2010, 'Interaction between a flexible filament and a downstream rigid body', Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics, vol. 82, 10.1103/PhysRevE.82.026301

Liu Z; Sun W; Tian F, 2009, 'A full-newton step infeasible interior-point algorithm for linear programming based on a kernel function', Applied Mathematics and Optimization, vol. 60, pp. 237 - 251, 10.1007/s00245-009-9069-x

Conference Papers

Tian FB; Young J; Lai JCS; Walker SM; Taylor GK; Thomas ALR, 2018, 'Aerodynamic characteristics of hoverflies during hovering flight', in Computers and Fluids, presented at , 10.1016/j.compfluid.2018.10.008

Wang LI; Lei C; Tian F, 2018, 'Fluid–structure interaction of a flexible plate vertically fixed in a laminar boundary layer over a rigid wall', in Fluid–structure interaction of a flexible plate vertically fixed in a laminar boundary layer over a rigid wall, The 21st Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Adelaide, presented at The 21st Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Adelaide, 10 - 13 December 2018

Yi J; Tian F; Barner T, 2018, 'Dynamic Analysis of Myocardial Bridging: Impact of Heart Compression Force on Fractional Flow Reserve', in Dynamic Analysis of Myocardial Bridging: Impact of Heart Compression Force on Fractional Flow Reserve, The 21st Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Adelaide, presented at The 21st Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Adelaide, 10 - 13 December 2018

Mazharmanesh S; Young J; Tian F; Lai J, 2018, 'Energy harvesting of two inverted piezoelectric flags in tandem arrangement', in Energy harvesting of two inverted piezoelectric flags in tandem arrangement, The 21st Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Adelaide, presented at The 21st Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Adelaide, 10 - 13 December 2018

Shahzad A; Tian FB; Young J; Lai JCS, 2017, 'Numerical study of rigid and flexible wing shapes in hover', in Journal of Physics: Conference Series, presented at , 10.1088/1742-6596/822/1/012007

Young J; Tian F; Lai J, 2017, 'Betz analysis of a single flapping foil power generator', in Betz analysis of a single flapping foil power generator, The First International Symposium on Flutter and its Application, Tokyo, Japan, presented at The First International Symposium on Flutter and its Application, Tokyo, Japan, 15 - 17 May 2016

Liao JC; Stewart WJ; Tian FB; Akanyeti O; Walker C, 2016, 'Trout selectively swim behind tandem cylinders in flow depending on gap spacing', in INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC, Portland, OR, pp. E127 - E127, presented at Annual Meeting of the Society-for-Integrative-and-Comparative-Biology (SICB), Portland, OR, 03 - 07 January 2016

Liu Z; Lai J; Young J; Tian F, 2016, 'Numerical study on the performance of a flapping foil power generator with a passively flapping flat plate', in Proceeding of 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, The 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Perth, WA, presented at The 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Perth, WA, 05 - 08 December 2016, http://people.eng.unimelb.edu.au/imarusic/proceedings/20/494%20Paper.pdf

Xu L; Tian F; Young J; Lai JC, 2016, 'IB–LBM based high energy harvesting efficiency prediction of two parallel oscillating foils', in Proceedings of 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, The 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Perth, WA, presented at The 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Perth, WA, 05 - 08 December 2016, http://people.eng.unimelb.edu.au/imarusic/proceedings/20/474%20Paper.pdf

Shahzad A; Tian F; Young JOHN; Lai JC, 2016, 'Aerodynamic hovering performance of rigid and flexible wing planform shapes', in 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, The 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Perth, WA, presented at The 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Perth, WA, 05 - 08 December 2016, http://people.eng.unimelb.edu.au/imarusic/proceedings/20/451%20Paper.pdf

Tian F; Young J; Lai JC, 2016, 'An immersed boundary-lattice Boltzmann method for swimming sperms', in 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, The 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Perth, WA, presented at The 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Perth, WA, 05 - 08 December 2016, http://people.eng.unimelb.edu.au/imarusic/proceedings/20/436%20Paper.pdf

Wang W; Tian F, 2015, 'Simulations of the three-dimensional hydraulic transient process of Francis turbine with an immersed boundary method', in N/A, The 18th International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems, Taipei, Taiwan, presented at The 18th International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems, Taipei, Taiwan, 16 - 18 March 2015

Tian F, 2015, 'A numerical study of linear and nonlinear undulatory fish with the DSD/SST method, The 18th International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems', in A numerical study of linear and nonlinear undulatory fish with the DSD/SST method, The 18th International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems, The 18th International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems, Taipei, Taiwan, presented at The 18th International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems, Taipei, Taiwan, 16 - 18 March 2015

Tian F; Young J; Lai J, 2015, 'Three-dimensional hydrodynamic drafting of two flags in tandem arrangement', in Three-dimensional hydrodynamic drafting of two flags in tandem arrangement, The 3rd Symposium on Fluid-Structure-Sound Interactions and Control, Perth, Australia, presented at The 3rd Symposium on Fluid-Structure-Sound Interactions and Control, Perth, Australia, 05 - 09 July 2015

Tian FB; Young J; Lai JCS, 2014, 'A finite element method for non-Newtonian flow with moving boundaries and its application in fish swimming', in The Eighth International Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics (ICCFD8), The Eighth International Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics (ICCFD8), presented at The Eighth International Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics (ICCFD8), 14 - 18 July 2014

Song RJ; Shan XB; Tian FB; Xie T, 2014, 'Energy harvesting simulation of two piezoelectric flags in tandem arrangement in the uniform flow', in 2014 Joint IEEE International Symposium on the Applications of Ferroelectric, International Workshop on Acoustic Transduction Materials and Devices and Workshop on Piezoresponse Force Microscopy, ISAF, presented at , 10.1109/ISAF.2014.6923008

Tian FB; Young J; Lai JCS, 2014, 'Immersed boundary method and its applications in a variety of complex flow problems', in Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, AFMC 2014, presented at

Shahzad A; Tian FB; Young J; Lai JCS, 2014, 'Reynolds number effects on the aerodynamic performance of wing planform shapes in hover', in Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, AFMC 2014, presented at

Zu WH; Zhang JH; Chen DD; Xu YQ; Wei Q; Tian FB, 2014, 'Immersed boundary-lattice Boltzmann method for biological and biomedical flows', in Communications in Computer and Information Science, pp. 383 - 392, presented at , 10.1007/978-3-642-53962-6

Tian FB; Chang S; Luo H; Rousseau B, 2013, 'Computational modeling of flow-induced vocal fold vibration', in Annual ORNL Biomedical Science and Engineering Conference (BSEC 2013), presented at

Tian FB; Chang S; Luo H; Rousseau B, 2013, 'A 3D numerical simulation of wave propagation on the vocal fold surface', in Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Advances in Quantitative Laryngology, Voice and Speech Research, pp. 94921483 - 94921483, presented at

Chang S; Tian FB; Luo H; Doyle JF; Kojima T; Rousseau B, 2013, 'CFD modeling of the vocal fold vibration for evoked rabbit phonation', in The ASME District F–Early Career Technical Conference 2013, The ASME District F--Early Career Technical Conference 2013, The University of Alabama at Birmingham; Birmingham, Alabama, USA, presented at The ASME District F--Early Career Technical Conference 2013, The University of Alabama at Birmingham; Birmingham, Alabama, USA, 02 - 03 November 2013

Tian FB; Wu J; Xu YQ, 2013, 'Immersed boundary method for liquid capsules enclosed by viscoelastic membranes immersed in viscous fluid', in The Euromech Colloquium 555: Small-scale numerical methods for multi-phase flows, presented at

Wu J; Traoré P; Tian FB, 2013, 'Three-dimensional numerical simulation of electro-convection due to strong unipolar charge injection in a cubic cavity', in Annual Report - Conference on Electrical Insulation and Dielectric Phenomena, CEIDP, pp. 1038 - 1041, presented at , 10.1109/CEIDP.2013.6748221

Wu J; Tian FB; Traoré P, 2013, 'Numerical observation of stationary and oscillatory electro-thermo- convection in a plane layer of dielectric liquid', in Annual Report - Conference on Electrical Insulation and Dielectric Phenomena, CEIDP, pp. 1042 - 1045, presented at , 10.1109/CEIDP.2013.6747103

Wu J; Traoré P; Louste C; Dascalescu L; Tian FB; Pérez A, 2013, 'Effect of the mobility parameter on the oscillatory electro-convection of dielectric liquids subject to strong unipolar charge injection', in Conference Record - IAS Annual Meeting (IEEE Industry Applications Society), presented at , 10.1109/IAS.2013.6682450

Tian FB; Dai H; Luo H; Doyle JF; Rousseau B, 2013, 'Computational fluid-structure interaction for biological and biomedical flows', in American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Fluids Engineering Division (Publication) FEDSM, presented at , 10.1115/FEDSM2013-16408

Men H; Li Y; Tian F, 2009, 'Microbial growth model and stability analysis', in Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Education Technology and Computer Science, ETCS 2009, pp. 29 - 33, presented at , 10.1109/ETCS.2009.529

Conference Posters

Tian FB; Young J; Lai JCS, 2014, 'A 3D numerical simulation of vocal-fold vibrations', in A 3D numerical simulation of vocal-fold vibrations, ACT New Investigators Forum, presented at ACT New Investigators Forum, 03 - 03 June 2014

Conference Presentations

Tian FB; Young J; Lai JCS, 2014, 'A 3D numerical simulation of vocal-fold vibrations', in A 3D numerical simulation of vocal-fold vibrations, Canberra Health Annual Research Meeting 2014, Canberra Hospital Auditorium, Canberra, presented at Canberra Health Annual Research Meeting 2014, Canberra Hospital Auditorium, Canberra, 12 - 15 August 2014

Tian FB; Young J; Lai JCS, 2014, 'Fluid-structure interaction modelling for biological and biomedical flows', in Fluid-structure interaction modelling for biological and biomedical flows, The Australian Biomedical Engineering Conference (ABEC) 2014, presented at The Australian Biomedical Engineering Conference (ABEC) 2014, 20 - 22 August 2014

Wu J; Traoré P; Louste C; Dascalescu L; Tian FB; Pérez A, 2013, 'Numerical investigation of electrohydrodynamic plumes for locally enhanced cooling in dielectric liquids', in Conference Record - IAS Annual Meeting (IEEE Industry Applications Society), presented at , 10.1109/IAS.2013.6682449

Conference Abstracts

Wang L; Tian F, Fluid–structure interaction method for compressible flow with application to model acoustic perturbations

Xu L; Tian F; Young J; Lai J, A geometry-adaptive immersed boundary–lattice Boltzmann method for modelling fluid–structure interaction problems

Zhu Y; Tian F; Dong D; Young J; Lai J, Study of fish self- adapting behaviour in Karman vortex street using reinforcement learning

Tian F; Wang L; Xu L; Young J; Lai J, Advanced immersed boundary methods and their applications in biological flows (Invited keynote presentation for “Immersed Methods for CFD and Fluid-Structure Interaction”)

Tian F; Xu L; Young J; Lai J, A novel adaptive IB-LBM for fluid-structure interaction at moderate and high Reynolds numbers

Mazharmanesh S; Young J; Tian F; LAI J, Flow induced vibration of tandem inverted flags

Ma J; Tian F; Xu L; Young J; Lai J, A numerical study on the capsule deformation in a simple shear flow

Tian F; Xu L; Young J; Lai J, A geometry-adaptive IB--LBM for FSI problems at moderate and high Reynolds numbers