The Pawsey Supercomputing Centre


Understanding the Ocean to Improve Offshore Designs

By • November 7th, 2016

Pipelines and subsea structures are widely utilised in offshore construction and offshore oil and gas engineering. The planning of offshore designs, however, are complex, and are based on predictions of oceanic behaviour. Professor Liang Cheng, from the School of Civil, Environmental, and Mining Engineering at the University of Western Australia, is leading a team ofmore…

CFD modelling of flow/structure/seabed interactions

By • June 22nd, 2015

This is a group application from a research team that involves about 10 academic staff members and 20 PhD students from two institutions. The team is engaged in both fundamental and applied research in the areas of flow/structure interactions and hydrodynamics. The broad areas of research that the team is involved in include: 1. Hydrodynamicmore…