Liang Cheng

Professor, BE Tsinghua, ME PhD Dalian

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

    6009 Perth

    Australia

  • 3710 Citations
  • 33 h-Index
1994 …2020
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Research Output 1994 2019

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2019

Detecting sediment concentration using contact image sensor

Yao, W., An, H., Draper, S., Cheng, L., Zhao, M. & Tang, G., 2019, Scour and Erosion IX - Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Scour and Erosion, ICSE 2018. Keh-Chia, Y. (ed.). CRC Press/Balkema, p. 605-611 7 p. (Scour and Erosion IX - Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Scour and Erosion, ICSE 2018).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Contact sensors
Image sensors
Sediments
sensor
sediment
2018
3 Citations (Scopus)

Estimating the rate of scour propagation along a submarine pipeline in time-varying currents and in fine grained sediment

Draper, S., Yao, W., Cheng, L., Tom, J. & An, H., 1 Jan 2018, Proceedings of the ASME 2018 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering (OMAE2018): Pipelines, risers, and subsea systems. United States: The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Vol. 5. 9 p. OMAE2018-77981

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Submarine pipelines
Scour
Sediments
Erosion
Sand
1 Citation (Scopus)

Hydrodynamics on circular cylinder close to a wall: Effects from wall boundary layers

Tong, F., Cheng, L., An, H. & Griffiths, T., 1 Jan 2018, Pipelines, Risers, and Subsea Systems. The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Vol. 5.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Circular cylinders
Boundary layers
Hydrodynamics
Turbulence
Computational fluid dynamics
2 Citations (Scopus)

Improved stability design of subsea pipelines on mobile seabeds: Learnings from the stablepipe JIP

Griffiths, T., Draper, S., White, D., Cheng, L., An, H. & Fogliani, A., 1 Jan 2018, Pipelines, Risers, and Subsea Systems. USA: The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Vol. 5.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Pipelines
Industry
Pipe
Scour
Gas pipelines
1 Citation (Scopus)

Numerical investigation of effects of bow flare angle on greenwater overtopping a fixed offshore vessel

Zhang, X., Wolgamot, H., Zhao, W. & Cheng, L., 1 Jan 2018, Offshore Technology. The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Vol. 1.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Dams
Momentum
Computational fluid dynamics
Fluxes
Hammers
1 Citation (Scopus)

Pipeline and cable stability: Updated state of the art

Griffiths, T., Draper, S., White, D., Cheng, L., An, H., Tong, F. & Fogliani, A., 1 Jan 2018, ASME 2018 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering: Pipelines, Risers, and Subsea Systems. Spain: The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Vol. 5.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Cables
Pipelines
Oceanography
Scour
Sediment transport
2 Citations (Scopus)

Subsea cable stability on rocky seabeds - Comparison of field observations against conventional and novel design methods

Griffiths, T., Draper, S., Cheng, L., Tong, F., Fogliani, A., White, D., Johnson, F., Coles, D., Ingham, S. & Lourie, C., 1 Jan 2018, Pipelines, Risers, and Subsea Systems. Spain: The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Vol. 5.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Cables
Pipelines
Remotely operated vehicles
Bathymetry
Gas industry
2017
1 Citation (Scopus)

Development of a CFD model to simulate three-dimensional gap resonance applicable to FLNG side-by-side offloading

Wang, H., Draper, S., Zhao, W., Wolgamot, H. & Cheng, L., 1 Jan 2017, Offshore Technology. ASME International, Vol. 1. p. V001T01A032 11 p. OMAE2017-61673

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Dynamic models
Computational fluid dynamics
Numerical models
Ships
Experiments
2016

Amplitude Responses of a Square Cylinder undergoing Vortex-Induced Vibrations in the Laminar Regime

Tong, F., Cheng, L., Zhao, M. & An, H., 2016, Proceedings of the 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. Ivey, G., Jones, N. & Zhou, T. (eds.). Australia: Australasian Fluid Mechanics Society, 4 p. 453

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

1 Citation (Scopus)

Detecting scour and liquefaction using OBS sensors

An, H., Cheng, L., Zhao, M., Tang, G. & Draper, S., 2016, Scour and Erosion: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Scour and Erosion. Harris, J., Whitehouse, R. & Moxon, S. (eds.). London, UK: CRC Press, Vol. Unknown. p. 535-542 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Scour
Liquefaction
Sensors
Sediments
Sand

Experimental studies on wave elevation inside a two-dimensional sloshing tank

Lu, Y., Zhao, W., Zhou, T. & Cheng, L., 2016, Proceedings of the 26th International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference. Wang, A., Chung, J., Kokkinis, T. & Muskulus, M. (eds.). International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers, Vol. 3. p. 996-1001 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Liquid sloshing
Statistical methods
Experiments
Pressure sensors
Gages
4 Citations (Scopus)

Exploring the bifurcation between sedimentation versus scour onset below pipelines in unidirectional currents

Griffiths, T., Draper, S., Sun, W., White, D., Cheng, L. & An, H., 2016, Scour and Erosion: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Scour and Erosion. Harris, J., Whitehouse, R. & Moxon, S. (eds.). Taylor & Francis, p. 201–211

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

bifurcation
scour
sedimentation
tunnel
pipe

Hydrodynamic forces of a yawed square cylinder in oscillating flows

Lou, X., Zhou, T. & Cheng, L., 2016, Proceedings of the 12th ISOPE Pacific-Asia Offshore Mechanics Symposium. Chung, J. S. (ed.). International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers, p. 95-100 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Oscillating flow
Hydrodynamics
Oscillating cylinders
Vortex shedding
Drag
4 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation of scour onset under seabed pipelines with geometric irregularities

Griffiths, T., Draper, S., Sun, W., White, D., Cheng, L. & An, H., 2016, Scour and Erosion: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Scour and Erosion. Harris, J., Whitehouse, R. & Moxon, S. (eds.). Taylor & Francis, p. 191–200 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Scour
Pipelines
Test facilities
Hydrodynamics
Pipe

Numerical Investigation of Green Water for A Two Dimensional Fixed Rectangular Structure

Zhang, X., Draper, S., Wolgamot, H., Zhao, W., Cheng, L. & White, D., 2016, Proceedings of the 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. Ivey, G., Jones, N. & Zhou, T. (eds.). Australasian Fluid Mechanics Society, 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

fixed structure
overtopping
dam
wave group
water

Numerical modeling of local scour below a pipeline in currents

Jiang, H., Cheng, L. & An, H., 2016, Proceedings of the 2016 International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference. Wang, A., Chung, J., Kokkinis, T. & Muskulus, M. (eds.). International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers, Vol. 2. p. 370-375 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

scour
suspended load
modeling
dune
simulation
1 Citation (Scopus)

Numerical simulations of flow around a circular cylinder at high Reynolds number

An, H., Cheng, L., Zhao, M. & Tong, F., 2016, Proceedings of the 12th ISOPE Pacific-Asia Offshore Mechanics Symposium. Chung, J. S. (ed.). International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers, p. 40-46 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Large eddy simulation
Circular cylinders
Reynolds number
Computer simulation
Flow structure
4 Citations (Scopus)

Numerical study on steady flow around a pipeline laid on seabed with gaps

Tong, F. & Cheng, L., 2016, Proceedings of the 12th ISOPE Pacific-Asia Offshore Mechanics Symposium. Chung, J. S. (ed.). International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers, p. 199-204 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Steady flow
Pipelines
Large eddy simulation
Shear stress
Hydrodynamics
3 Citations (Scopus)

Scour and sedimentation of submarine pipelines: Closing the gap between laboratory experiments and field conditions

Draper, S., Cheng, L. & White, D., 2016, Scour and Erosion: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Scour and Erosion. Harris, J., Whitehouse, R. & Moxon, S. (eds.). Taylor & Francis, p. 11–27

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

1 Citation (Scopus)

The hydrodynamics of a recirculating (O-tube) flume

Mohr, H., Draper, S., White, D., Cheng, L., An, H. & Zhang, Q., 2016, Scour and Erosion: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Scour and Erosion. Harris, J., Whitehouse, R. & Moxon, S. (eds.). Taylor & Francis, p. 999–1010

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

hydrodynamics
oscillating flow
unsteady flow
scour
flow field

Two dimension numerical study of resonant free surface motion in the gap between two fixed vessels

Wang, H., Draper, S., Zhao, W., Wolgamot, H. & Cheng, L., 2016, Proceedings of the 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. Ivey, G., Jones, N. & Zhou, T. (eds.). Australasian Fluid Mechanics Society, 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Hardening
Computational fluid dynamics
Fluids

Vortex Formation in the Wake of a Streamwisely Oscillating Cylinder in Steady Flow

Tang, G., Cheng, L., Lu, L., Zhao, M., Tong, F. & Dong, G., 2016, Fluid-Structure-Sound Interactions and Control: Proceedings of the 3rd Symposium on Fluid-Structure-Sound Interactions and Control. Zhou, Y., Lucey, A. D., Liu, Y. & Huang, L. (eds.). Berlin: Springer, p. 429-434 (Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

steady flow
vortex
oscillation
shear band
periodicity
2015

A two-dimensional numerical study of resonant waves between two adjacent barges with different drafts

Moradi, N., Zhou, T. & Cheng, L., 2015, The Proceedings of The Twenty-fifth (2015) International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference. Colorado, USA: International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers, Vol. 3. p. 605-609

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Barges
Liquefied natural gas
Water waves
Pistons
1 Citation (Scopus)

Experimental study of local scour around truncated piles in oscillatory flow

An, H., Cheng, L., Zhao, M. & Zheng, Y., 2015, Proceedings of the 25th (2015) International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference. Colorado, USA: International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers, Vol. 2. p. 430-437

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

oscillating flow
scour
pile
experimental study
slope angle

Lifelong embedment and spanning of a pipeline on a mobile seabed

Leckie, S., Draper, S., White, D. & Cheng, L., 2015, Scour and Erosion - Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Scour and Erosion, ICSE 2014. United Kingdom: CRC Press, Vol. N/A. p. 815-816

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

PIV Analysis on the Flow Field of a Yawed Square Cylinder in Oscillatory Flow

Lou, X., Zhou, T. & Cheng, L., 2015, Proceedings of the 7th Australian Conference on Laser Diagnostics in Fluid Mechanics and Combustion . Honnery, D. R. & Edgington-Mitchell, D. (eds.). Monash University Publishing, p. 133-136

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Vorticity
Velocity measurement
Flow fields
Vortex flow
Hydrodynamics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Scour-inducing flow around gravity anchors astride pipelines in currents

Zhao, X., Cheng, L. & Zhao, M., 2015, Scour and Erosion - Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Scour and Erosion, ICSE 2014. United Kingdom: CRC Press, Vol. N/A. p. 741-751

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

scour
anchor
vortex
gravity
bottom stress
2 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of a screen shroud on vortex-induced vibration of a circular cylinder and its wake characteristics

Azmi, A. M., Zhou, T., Zhou, Y., Chen, J. & Cheng, L., 2015, Proceedings of the25th (2015) International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference. Colorado, USA: International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers, Vol. 3. p. 1086-1092

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Circular cylinders
Vortex flow
Wind tunnels
Reynolds number
Porosity
2014

An ecological shoreline protection for coastal erosion

Zheng, Y., Liu, D., Cheng, L. & An, H., 2014, Applied Mechanics and Materials. Trans Tech Publications, Vol. 638-640. p. 1239-1242

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

coastal erosion
shoreline
revetment
hydrodynamic force
reinforced concrete
5 Citations (Scopus)
5 Citations (Scopus)

Centrifuge study of the combined bearing capacity of a hybrid foundation system

Cheng, L., Gaudin, C., Cassidy, M. & Bienen, B., 2014, Physical Modelling in Geotechnics: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics 2014 (ICPMG2014). Leiden, The Netherlands: CRC Press/Balkema, Vol. 1. p. 487-492

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Open Access

Effect of sediment supply on suction scour under a rock berm

An, H., Cheng, L., Luo, L., Draper, S., White, D. & Jas, E., 2014, Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Scour and Erosion, ICSE 2014. London, UK: Taylor & Francis, Vol. 1. p. 265 - 273

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

1 Citation (Scopus)

Experimental and Numerical Scour Investigation of a Backfilled Trench

Zhao, F., Draper, S. & Cheng, L., 2014, Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Scour and Erosion, ICSE 2014. London, UK: Taylor & Francis, Vol. 7th International Conference. p. 621-631

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Hydrodynamic Coefficients of Yawed Square Cylinder in Oscillating Flows

Lou, X., Zhou, T. & Cheng, L., 2014, Hydrodynamic Coefficients of Yawed Square Cylinder in Oscillating Flows. Bundesanstalt fur Wasserbau: ICHE Conference Archive, p. 25 - 232

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Image-based approach for calculating sediment transport rate and estimating seabed shear stress during scour

Draper, S., Cheng, L., White, D. & Leckie, S., 2014, PROCEEDINGS AND MONOGRAPHS IN ENGINEERING, WATER AND EARTH SCIENCES. London, UK: Taylor & Francis, Vol. 7th International Conference. p. 611-620

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Modelling of Oscillatory Flow around Four Cylinders in a Diamond Arrangement

Tong, F., Cheng, L. & Zhou, T., 2014, Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. Melbourne: RMIT, Vol. 1. p. 4pp

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Numerical simulation of fluid resonance in narrow gap of two bodies in close proximity

Moradi, N., Zhou, T. & Cheng, L., 2014, Proceedings of the International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering - OMAE. New York, N.Y.: ASME International, Vol. 2. p. 1-7

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Fluids
Computer simulation
Liquefied natural gas
Flow separation
Potential flow
1 Citation (Scopus)

On the effect of various shrouds on the wake of a circular cylinder

Mohd Azmi, A., Zhou, T. & Cheng, L., 2014, ASME Proceedings of the 9th Symposium on Flow Manipulation and Active Control: Theory, Experiments and Implementation. ASME.org: ASME, Vol. 1B. p. 1-8

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Circular cylinders
Vortex shedding
Porosity
Wind tunnels
Vortex flow
2 Citations (Scopus)

Pipeline scour and self-burial on a thin veneer of sand overlying rock due to steady currents

Draper, S., Cheng, L., Sun, W., An, H., White, D., Bransby, F., Borges-Rodriguez, A. & Griffiths, T., 2014, Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Scour and Erosion, ICSE 2014. London, UK: Taylor & Francis, Vol. 1. p. 601-610

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

2 Citations (Scopus)

Stability design for concrete mattresses

Godbold, J., Sackmann, N. & Cheng, L., 2014, Proceedings of the Twenty-fourth (2014) International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference. Republic of Korea: ISOPE, Vol. 2. p. 302-308

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Concretes
Pipeline codes
Industry
Scour
Computational fluid dynamics

Three-dimensional simulations of flow past two circular cylinders in a side-by-side arrangement

Thapa, J., Zhao, M., Cheng, L. & Zhou, T., 2014, Three-dimensional simulations of flow past two circular cylinders in a side-by-side arrangement. International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers, p. 649-652

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Circular cylinders
Navier Stokes equations
Reynolds number
Finite element method
15 Citations (Scopus)

UWA’s O-tube facilities: physical modelling of fluid-structure-seabed interaction

Cheng, L., An, H., Luo, C., Brown, T., Draper, S. & White, D., 2014, Physical Modelling in Geotechnics: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Physical Modelling in Geotechnics 2014 (ICPMG2014). Leiden, The Netherlands: CRC Press/Balkema, Vol. 1. p. 3-20

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Wavelet Multiresolution Analysis on Wake Structure of a Yawed Square Cylinder

Lou, X., Zhou, T., Rinoshika, A. & Cheng, L., 2014, Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. Melbourne: RMIT, Vol. 1. p. 4 pp

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

2013

Backfill of narrow subsea trenches: a comparison of experiments and depth-averaged models

Epstein, R., Draper, S. & Cheng, L., 2013, Proceedings of The Twenty-third (2013) International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference. California, USA: International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers, Vol. 3. p. 1259-1266

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

8 Citations (Scopus)

Revisiting the mechanics of onset of scour below subsea pipelines in steady currents

Zhang, Q., Draper, S., Cheng, L., An, H. & Shi, H., 2013, Proceedings of the 32nd International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering. New York, USA: ASME International, Vol. 4B. p. 11pp

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

2012
6 Citations (Scopus)

Calibration of UWA’s O-tube flume facility

Luo, C., An, H., Cheng, L. & White, D., 2012, Proceedings of the ASME 2012 31st International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering OMAE2012. USA: ASME, Vol. CD. p. 11pp

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Direct Numerical Simulation of Periodic Streaming around a Circular Cylinder at Low KC Number and Low β Number

An, H., Cheng, L. & Zhao, M., 2012, Proceedings of 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. Brandner, P. A. & Pearce, B. W. (eds.). Australia: Australasian Fluid Mechanics Society, p. 4pp

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Effects of Flow Oblique angle on 3D Steady Streaming at Low KC Number

Yang, K., Cheng, L., An, H., Bassom, A. & Zhao, M., 2012, Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. Brandner, P. A. & Pearce, B. W. (eds.). Australia: Australasian Fluid Mechanics Society, p. 4pp

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

2 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental Study on Wake Flow of an Inclined Square Cylinder

Zhou, T., Lou, X., Hao, Z., Hui, J. & Cheng, L., 2012, Proceedings of the Twenty-second (2012) International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference. Rhodes, Greece: International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers, Vol. 3. p. 630-637

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper

Gravity Anchors Astride Subsea Pipelines Subject to Oscillatory and Combined Steady and Oscillatory Flows

Zhao, X., Cheng, L., Zhao, M., An, H. & He, W., 2012, Proceedings of the ASME 2012 31dt International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering. Brazil: ASME International, Vol. 5. p. 8pp

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paperConference paper