Tongming Zhou

Professor, BE Dalian, ME Tsinghua, PhD Newcastle(NSW)

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

    6009 Perth


  • 1637 Citations
  • 23 h-Index
1992 …2021
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  • Experimental fluid mechanics and wind tunnel testing
  • Large and small-scale flow structures in vortex-dominated wakes
  • Fluid flow control for vortex shedding manipulation, drag reduction and mixing enhancement
  • Transport of momentum and heat in various flows

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wakes Physics & Astronomy
Vortex flow Engineering & Materials Science
Circular cylinders Engineering & Materials Science
Reynolds number Engineering & Materials Science
Vorticity Engineering & Materials Science
Vortex shedding Engineering & Materials Science
vorticity Physics & Astronomy
Wire Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 1992 2019

  • 1637 Citations
  • 23 h-Index
  • 98 Article
  • 83 Conference paper
  • 5 Conference presentation/ephemera
  • 1 Conference article

Direct numerical simulation of flow over a slotted cylinder at low Reynolds number

Zhu, H., Zhao, H. & Zhou, T., 1 Jun 2019, In : Applied Ocean Research. 87, p. 9-25 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vortex shedding
Direct numerical simulation
Reynolds number
Boundary layers
Flow rate

Experimental investigation on the underwater soft yoke mooring system considering sloshing

Yu, Y., Zhao, T., Duan, M., Zhou, T., Xu, J., Su, Y., Zhong, Z. & Liu, H., 3 Apr 2019, In : Ships and Offshore Structures. 14, 3, p. 309-319 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Flow around a circular cylinder attached with a pair of fin-shaped strips

Zhu, H. & Zhou, T., 15 Oct 2019, In : Ocean Engineering. 190, 106484.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Circular cylinders
Flow structure
Boundary layers
Vortex shedding

The turbulent Kármán vortex

Chen, J. G., Zhou, Y., Antonia, R. A. & Zhou, T. M., 25 Jul 2019, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 871, p. 92-112 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vortex flow
Thermal gradients
15 Citations (Scopus)

CFD analysis of energy harvesting from flow induced vibration of a circular cylinder with an attached free-to-rotate pentagram impeller

Zhu, H., Zhao, Y. & Zhou, T., 15 Feb 2018, In : Applied Energy. 212, p. 304-321 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Energy harvesting
Circular cylinders
Vibrations (mechanical)
Computational fluid dynamics

Projects 2008 2021