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Lin Wang

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Engineering



Dr Lin Wang is an Assistant Professor at the University of Nottingham. Prior to joining the University of Nottingham, he worked as a Lecturer in Engineering Design at Coventry University for four years. Before that, he worked as Research Fellow in Structural Mechanics at Cranfield University for three years.

Dr Lin Wang has participated in several research projects funded by EPSRC, Carbon Trust, EU, DECC, etc.

Expertise Summary

  • Offshore Renewable Energy Technology
  • Wind Energy Technology
  • Wave Energy Technology
  • Dynamics
  • Fluid Structure Interaction
  • Engineering Design
  • Design Optimisation
  • Structural Reliability

Recent Publications

Future Research

I welcome enquiries from potential PhD candidates from Home, EU and international countries who are interested in the following research areas:

1. Renewable Energy

2. Wind Turbine Technology

3. Composite Structures

4. Wave Energy Converters

5. Structural Dynamics

6. Aerodynamics

7. Fluid Structure Interactions

8. Structural Reliability

9. Design Optimisation

Scholarship information :http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/studywithus/international-applicants/scholarships-fees-and-finance/scholarships/research-scholarships/research-scholarships.aspx

Please feel free to contact me for more information.

PhD Studentship Opportunity

PhD Studentship: Reliability based Design Optimisation of Floating Offshore Wind Turbine Support Structures

Link: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/jobs/currentvacancies/ref/ENG1547

I am currently recruiting a PhD student to work on the above PhD project. The PhD position is available from 1st October 2022. This studentship will include the payment of tuition fees for Home (UK) Students, as well as a stipend equivalent to RCUK rates (currently at £15,609 p.a. tax free for 2021/22) awarded to the suitable candidate.

If you are a Home (UK) student and you are interested in the above PhD project, please feel free to contact me for more information.

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