Combined Effects of Force and Vibration on the Human Hand
ISVR: Human Factors Research Unit
Dr Y Ye
1 February 2019
Vibration of the hand due to poor design or use of power tools can lead to long term damage to health, and has become the most compensated-for industrial disease.
Experimental study on the dynamic properties of spider webs
Dr J Chen, Prof S Garrett
21 January 2019
Spider web is a remarkable structure in nature; ultra-light but very strong. Up to now, the comprehensive effect of silk material properties, viscous silk joints and web lattice structure on the vibration characteristics of the webs has not been exploited yet.
Simulation of human - built-environment interaction
Dr E Shahabpoor Ardakani
30 April 2019
Civil structures, particularly bridges, footbridges, tall buildings and long-span floors vibrate when exposed to dynamic forces exerted by wind, vehicles and human movement.
Hybrid models for the analysis of complex dynamic systems
Dr F Fazzolari
1 August 2019
During the last five decades the Statistical Energy Analysis (SEA) has been successfully used to deal with a wide range of mechanical, aerospace and marine engineering applications.
Controlling noise from gas turbines
Assoc Prof R Kirby
Applications accepted all year round
Controlling noise from gas turbines. Duration. 3 yrs. Enquiries. Ray Kirby (Director of UTS Tech Lab) - please contact before applying.