SPH-SIG/CCP-WSI Joint Meeting 1

 3rd November 2023

 10:00 – 16:30

 Room 1.15 (SLT – small lecture theatre), Queen’s Building, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK

Description and Aim

The SPH-SIG/CCP-WSI Joint Meeting 1 brings together the SPH UK Fluids Network Special Interest Group and the CCP-WSI and HEC-WSI communities to discuss the latest advances in using meshless methods for fluid structure interaction problems. Hosted by the University of Bristol, the event will include introductions and information on the research communities, technical talks from leading experts in the field, and time for networking and broader group discussions towards the end of the day.


The event is free (and lunch will be provided) but registration is required. In-person attendance is recommended but remote connection facilities will be made available to those who register.



10:00 – 10:10 Welcome and introductions Thomas Rendall (University of Bristol)
10:10 – 10:35 The CCP-WSI and HEC-WSI (a brief overview) Edward Ransley (University of Plymouth)
10:35 – 11:00 Technical talk 1 (title tbc) Stephen Longshaw (STFC)
11:00 – 11:25 Technical talk 2 (title tbc) Yeaw Chu Lee (University of Plymouth)
11:25 – 11:40 Refreshment break
11:40 – 12:05 SPH using artificial compressibility for vertical sloshing Thomas Rendall (University of Bristol)
12:05 – 12:30 Technical talk 4 (title tbc) Qingwei Ma (City, University of London)
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch break
13:30 – 13:55 A Unified SPH Framework for Flexible Fluid-Structure Interaction with DualSPHysics Joe O’Connor (Edinburgh Parallel Computing Centre)
13:55 – 14:20 Technical talk 6 (title tbc) tbc
14:20 – 14:35 Refreshment break
14:35 – 16:00 Group discussion
16:00 – Close