Liang Cheng

Professor, BE Tsinghua, ME PhD Dalian

  • The University of Western Australia (M051), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Crawley


  • 2836 Citations
  • 30 h-Index
1994 …2020
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  • Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) modelling of industrial flows
  • Erosion and scour modelling
  • Flow/structure/soil interactions
  • Sediment transport processes

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Projects 1996 2020

Research Output 1994 2018

Dependence of critical filling level on excitation amplitude in a rectangular sloshing tank

Lu, Y., Zhou, T., Cheng, L., Zhao, W. & Jiang, H. 15 May 2018 In : Ocean Engineering. 156, p. 500-511 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Liquid sloshing
Tanks (containers)
Pressure sensors
Water levels

Drag crisis of a circular cylinder near a plane boundary

Yang, F., An, H. & Cheng, L. 15 Apr 2018 In : Ocean Engineering. 154, p. 133-142 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drag reduction
Circular cylinders
Pressure distribution
Boundary layers

Numerical investigation of local scour beneath a sagging subsea pipeline in steady currents

Ajdehak, E., Zhao, M., Cheng, L. & Draper, S. 1 Jun 2018 In : Coastal Engineering. 136, p. 106-118 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Computer simulation
low Reynolds number
circular cylinders
direct numerical simulation
laminar flow

Oscillatory flow regimes for a circular cylinder near a plane boundary

Xiong, C., Cheng, L., Tong, F. & An, H. 10 Jun 2018 In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 844, p. 127-161 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

circular cylinders
Circular cylinders
Vortex shedding
Boundary layers