The role We are looking to recruit a passionate researcher to join a multi-institution project as a post-doctoral research associate, tenable for 1 year with the potential of an extension subject to satisfactory progress and funding availability. The position is funded by an EPSRC-funded Programme Grant on Digital Twins for Improved Dynamic Design run in collaboration with the… Read More »
The University of Sheffield was recently awarded £890k of grant funding by The Alan Turing Institute to support research into digital twins for high-value engineering applications. The project will be carried out by a team of researchers from the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre and the Faculty of Engineering. The overall mission is to establish a centre of excellence… Read More »
As we approach the end of DyVirt, the ESRs talk about their research in this video. There is also an introduction by Professor David Wagg, PI, University of Sheffield; Professor Eleni Chatzi, ETH, Zurich and Maciej Hebda, our industrial partner from EC Engineering. Click here to watch the video
Sending the biggest congratulations to Xinyu Jia on achieving your PhD! – What a wonderful achievement, well done!
Huge congratulations to Nikolaos Tsokanas on achieving your PhD! Nikolaos is the first of our ESR’s to qualify – Fantastic achievement, well done!
DyVirt ESR Nikolaos Tsokanas has been awarded a 17WCEE Early Career & Student Award for his excellent paper of high academic level at the 17th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering (Sendai, Japan on September 27 ‐ October 2, 2021). Nikos won the award that the Local Organizing Committee provides to the attending students or early career academics or professionals… Read More »
See the recent work from ETH Zürich, led by ESR Tom Simpson and carried out in collaboration with Dr. Nikos Dervilis (Uni. Sheffield), on a “Machine Learning Approach to Model Order Reduction of Nonlinear Systems via Autoencoder and LSTM Networks”. Associate Professor of Structural Mechanics & Monitoring – Eleni Chatzi describes: “The developed scheme is inspired from the concept… Read More »
The Society for Experimental Mechanics (SEM), on behalf of its Technical Division (TD) on Data Science, has awarded Georgios Tsialiamanis the TD?s 2021 best paper award for its contribution to data analytics (in a broad sense). The paper entitled ?On an application of Graph Neural Network Approach to Population Based SHM? is to be presented at IMAC-XXXIX (session… Read More »
The DyVirt Summer School took place in Volos, Greece in October 2020. Some of the ESRs had to attend virtually due to the travel restrictions of Covid-19. A number of talks were presented and the ESRs had a project to work on during the school.