Research Group of Environmental Load and Structural Strength

DATEDecember 31, 2022

Research Interests

(1)Numerical methods for wave loads on ships and offshore structures

(2)Structural response and strength assessment of ships and offshore structures

(3)Intelligent sensing of ship and offshore structure and decision support


(1)Jin Wang, Shi-Li Sun*· Jian Hu.The coupling analysis of tank motion and sloshing by a fully nonlinear decoupling method.Nonlinear Dynamics.2017,89(2):971-985.

(2)Li, H., Deng, B. L., Ren, H. L. and Sun, S. Z.*. Investigation on the nonlinear effects of the vertical motions and vertical bending moment for a wave-piercing tumblehome vessel based on a hydro-elastic segmented model test. Marine Structures. 2020, 72:1-19.

(3)L. Zeng, H.W. Zhang, Y.H. Wu, C.F. Li*, P. Wang.Theoretical and numerical analysis of vertical distribution of active particles in a free-surface wetland flow.Journal of Hydrology.2019, 573:449-455.

(4)Chenfeng Li, Huilong Ren, Zhiyao Zhu, C. Guedes Soares*.Numerical investigation on the ultimate strength of aluminium integrally stiffened panels subjected to uniaxial compressive load.Thin-Walled Structures.2018, 127:221-234

(5)Hu, Yumeng, Feng, Guoqing*, Li, Shaofan, Sheng, Weijia, Zhang, Chaoyi.Numerical modelling of ductile fracture in steel plates with non-ordinary state-based peridynamics.Engineering Fracture Mechanics. 2020.225:1-23.


(1) R&D and Application of Ultra-deepwater Semi-submersible Drilling Platform, National Science and Technology Progress Award, Grand Prize, December 12, 2014.

(2) Nonlinear Hydrodynamic Load Forecasting and Efficient Collision Avoidance/Shake Reduction Technology for Offshore Engineering Vessels under Harsh Sea Conditions, Science and Technology Award of China Shipbuilding Engineering Society, First Prize, December 30, 2021

(3) Research, Development and Application of Construction Standards and Technologies for Target Bulk Carrier Tankers, Science and Technology Award of China Nautical Society, First Prize, December 31, 2017.

(4) Nonlinear Wave Load Hydroelastic Analysis Method and Application Research for Large Ships, Heilongjiang Province Science and Technology Award, Second Prize, August 2016.

(5) Research on Wave Load Forecasting and Structural Response Analysis Technology for Trimaran, Science and Technology Award of China Shipbuilding Engineering Society, Second Prize, December 2, 2021.

(6) Technology for Extreme Load Forecasting and Ultimate Strength Assessment of Large Marine Structures, Science and Technology Award of China Shipbuilding Engineering Society, Second Prize, December 21, 2020.

(7) Ship-Ship hydrodynamic Interaction in confined waters with complex boundaries by a paneled moving patch method, Royal Institution of Naval Architects and Engineers Outstanding Paper, Award of Excellence, April 2017.


Xueqian Zhou