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Career Summary

Qualifications

  • PhD (Mechanical Engineering), University of California, Berkeley - USA, 19/12/2009

Research

Research keywords

  • Computational solid mechanics
  • Fracture mechanics
  • Numerical methods
  • Plasticity

Research expertise

Computational solid mechanics applied to problems in biomechanics and fracture mechanics with an emphasis on finite plasticity, constitutive modeling, and finite element development.

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
091300Mechanical Engineering100

Teaching

Teaching keywords

  • Mechanical vibrations
  • Numerical methods
  • Solid mechanics
  • Structural mechanics
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Publications

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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants1
Total funding$453,900

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2015 (1 grants)

Computational modelling of hydraulic fracture$453,900
Funding Body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

Project Team
Professor Scott Sloan, Doctor Chet Vignes
SchemeRole
Discovery ProjectsInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$453,90020152017
GNo:G1400449
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Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions0

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Dr Chet Vignes

Work Phone(02) 4921 6953
Email
PositionResearch Associate
School of Engineering
Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
The University of Newcastle, Australia
URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/chet-vignes