Dr. Weiming Liu

Senior Lecturer in Fire Engineering

School of Engineering

JB Firth, JBF003

+44 (0) 1772 89 3239


Subject Areas: Engineering

Weiming is research active within the area of fire and hazards science and is a member of the Centre for Fire and Hazards Science.


Dr. -Ing Fluid Mechanics, Stuttgart University, 2001
M. Sc. Mechanics, Tianjin University, 1989
B. Eng. Mechanical Engineering, Xian Jaotong University, 1982


Featured Publications

W Liu, A triple level finite element method for large eddy simulations, Journal of Computational Physics, Vol. 228, 2009, pp 2690 – 2706

W Liu and G Makhviladze, An implicit finite element solution of thermal flows at low Mach number, Journal of Computational Physics, Vol. 227, 2008, pp 2743 – 2757

W Liu, M Ashworth and D Emerson, Pressure correction methods based on Krylov subspace conception for solving incompressible Navier-Stokes problems, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, Vol. 45, 2004, pp 1249 – 1268

W Liu, Modelling of swirling turbulent flows, IHS mitteilungen (Stuttgart University), Vol. 22, 2001 pp 1 – 122

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BSc, MSc, PhD


Development of numerical simulation technology in the areas of fluid dynamics, combustion science and environmental science


Research methods

Msc dissertation