Department of
Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering
   
   
  
 

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Wei Sun

Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering

Contact

  • workRoom B88 Coates
    University Park
    Nottingham
    NG7 2RD
    UK
  • work0115 951 3809
  • fax0115 951 3800

Biography

Wei Sun is a member of the Gas Turbine and Transmissions Research Centre (G2TRC).

Teaching Summary

Module convener of Material Behaviour Models & Modes of Failure;

Module convener of Stress Analysis Techniques.

Research Summary

Non-linear Finite Element analysis; High temperature creep and fatigue applications; Structural Integrity of power plant components; Life prediction of welded structures; Continuum damage mechanics… read more

Selected Publications

Current Research

Non-linear Finite Element analysis; High temperature creep and fatigue applications; Structural Integrity of power plant components; Life prediction of welded structures; Continuum damage mechanics analysis; Welding process modelling; Fracture mechanics assessment and creep crack growth of welds. Thermal-mechanical fatigue of power plant and aeroengine material and components; Miniature specimen creep testing techniques.

Department of Mechanical, Manufacturing and Materials Engineering

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD


telephone: +44 (0) 115 95 14081