M2DO

Our People

M2DO is a multidisciplinary research team, with researchers based at the University of California, San Diego and Cardiff University, UK.


Leader

Professor Hyunsun Alicia Kim

UCSD hak113@ucsd.edu

B. Eng. - Aeronautical, University of Sydney, 1996.
Ph.D - Development of Evolutionary Structural Optimization: Improving Practicality and Applicability as a Design Tool, University of Sydney, 2000.


Post-Doctoral Researchers

Dr Renato Picelli

Cardiff University PicelliR@cardiff.ac.uk

Working on: Multiscale topology optimization for structural-material systems.

Dr Zongliang Du

UCSD zodu@eng.ucsd.edu

Working on: Multiscale topology optimization.

Dr Scott Townsend

Cardiff University TownsendS3@cardiff.ac.uk

B. Eng. - Aeronautical (Space), University of Sydney, 2009.
Ph.D - Design & Optimization of Electromagnetic Metamaterials, University of Sydney, 2016.

Working on: Topology optimization for coupled multiphysics problems.

Dr Xiao-Yi Zhou

Cardiff University ZhouX19@cardiff.ac.uk

B. Eng. - Civil, Zhejinag University of Technology, 2005.
Ph.D - Statistical analysis of traffic loads and traffic load effects on bridges: using weigh-in-motion data collected in France, Université Paris-Est, 2013.

Working on: Multiscale topology optimization.


PhD Students

Ms Carolina Jauregui

UCSD cjauregu@ucsd.edu

Working on: Level set topology optimization.

Mr Linqi Pan

UCSD linqi.pan@rice.edu

B. Eng. - Mechanical, Hefei University of Technology, 2014.
MSc - Mechanical Engineering, Rice University, 2016.

Working on: Level set topology optimization.

Mr Raghavendra Sivapuram

UCSD rsivapur@eng.ucsd.edu

Working on: Multiscale topology optimization.

Mr Wenbo Zhang

UCSD wbzhang90@eng.ucsd.edu

B. Eng. - Mechanics, Chongqing University, 2013.
M. Eng. - Computational Mechanics, Dalian University of Technology, 2016.

Working on: Level set topology optimization.