Professor Yulii Shikhmurzaev MSc PhD

Professor Yulii Shikhmurzaev

School of Mathematics
Professor of Applied Mathematics

Contact details

Address
School of Mathematics
Watson Building
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

Qualifications

  • PhD in Physics and Mathematics, Moscow State University, 1985
  • MSc in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, Moscow State University, 1980

Teaching

Semester 1

LH/LM Methods in Partial Differential Equations

LH/LM Complex Variable Theory (School of Physics and Astronomy)

Research

Research Themes

  • Fluid mechanics
  • Free-boundary problems
  • Dynamic wetting
  • Fluid motion with transitions in the topology of the flow domain
  • Singularities arising in the modelling of natural phenomena
  • Flows in porous media 

Publications

SELECTED:

Sprittles, J. E. & Shikhmurzaev, Y. D. 2011. Viscous flows in domains with corners: Numerical artifacts, their origin and removal. Comp. Meth. Appl. Mech. & Engnrg 200, 1087-1099.

Lukyanov, A. V., Shikhmurzaev, Y. D. & King, A. C. 2008. A combined BIE-FE method for Stokes equations. IMA J. Appl. Maths 73, 199-224.

Shikhmurzaev, Y.D. Capillary Flows with Forming Interfaces, Chapman & Hall/CRC, 2007.

Wilson, M.C.T., Summers, J.L., Shikhmurzaev, Y.D., Clarke A. & Blake T.D. Nonlocal hydrodynamic influence on the dynamic contact angle: slip models vs experiment. Phys. Rev. E. 73 (2006) 041606.

Shikhmurzaev, Y.D. Singularities at the moving contact line: Mathematical, physical and computational aspects. Physica D 217 (2006) 121-133.

Shikhmurzaev, Y.D. Capillary breakup of liquid threads: A singularity-free solution. IMA J. Appl. Maths 70 (2005) 880-907.

Shikhmurzaev, Y.D. Singularity of free-surface curvature in convergent flow: Cusp or corner? Phys. Lett. A 245 (2005) 378-385.

Shikhmurzaev, Y.D. Macroscopic mechanism of rupture of free liquid films. C.R. Mecanique 333 (2005) 205-210.

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