Yu Zhaosheng
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanics
School of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Phone: 
+86 571 8795 1768 
Fax: 
+86 571 8795 1464 
Email: 
yuzhaosheng@zju.edu.cn 
Office: 
The Twelfth Teaching Building 
Zhejiang University, Yuquan Campus
38 Zheda Road
Hangzhou, China 310027
Professional Activities
Member, ISRN Mechanical Engineering Editorial Board
Member, Multiphase flow and nonNewtonian flow professional committee£¬Chinese Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics
Education
Ph.D. – University of Sydney, Australia, Rheology, 2004
M. S – Zhejiang University, Engineering Mechanics, 1999,
B.S. –Zhejiang University, Engineering Mechanics, 1996
Working Experience
2006, Associate Professor, Department of Mechanics, Zhejiang University
20052006, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Fluid Mechanics, IFP, France
2003  2004, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Applied Physics, University of Twente, Netherlands
Research Interests
Dynamics of Multiphase flow
Computational Fluid Dynamics
NonNewtonian Fluid Mechanics
Turbulence
Current Projects
 Studies on the mechanism of the interactions between fluids and relatively large suspended particles in pipe and duct flows
 Studies on a fictitious domain method for the fluid/elasticbody interactions and its applications
 Safety assessment of highspeed train operation under extreme weather conditions
Publication List
Recent Publications
 Shi, Y., Yu, Z., Shao, X. Combination of the directforcing fictitious domain method and the sharp interface method for the threedimensional dielectrophoresis of particles. Powder Technology 210 (2011) 5259.
 Wu, T., Shao, X., Yu, Z. Fully resolved numerical simulation of turbulent pipe flows laden with large neutrallybuoyant particles. Journal of Hydrodynamics 23 (2011), 2125.
 Shi, Y., Yu Z., Shao, X. Combination of directforcing fictitious domain method and sharp interface method for dielectrophoresis of particles. Particuology 8 (2010), 351359.
 Yu, Z., Shao, X. Direct numerical simulation of particulate flows with a fictitious domain method. International Journal of Multiphase Flow 36(2010), 127134.
 Yu, Z., Shao, X., Lin, J. Numerical computations of the flow in a finite diverging channel. J Zhejiang UnivSci A 11(1) (2010), 5060.
 Shao, X., Pan, D., Deng, J., Yu, Z. Hydrodynamic performance of a fishlike undulating foil in the wake of a cylinder. Phys. Fluids 22 (2010), 111903.
 Shao, X., Pan, D., Deng, J., Yu, Z. Numerical studies on the propulsion and wake structures of finitespan flapping wings with different aspect ratios. Journal of Hydrodynamics 22(2010), 147154.
 Yu, Z., Shao, X. A threedimensional fictitious domain method for the simulation of fluidstructure interactions. Journal of Hydrodynamics 22(5) SUPPL. (2010), 178183.
 Sun, B., Yu, Z., Shao, X. Inertial migration of a circular particle in nonoscillatory and oscillatory pressuredriven flows at moderately high Reynolds numbers, Fluid Dynamics Research 41 (2009), 05501.
 Shao, X., Yu, Z., Sun, B. Inertial migration of spherical particles in circular Poiseuille flow at moderately high Reynolds numbers. Phys. Fluids 20 (2008), 103307
 Yu, Z., Shao, X. A directforcing fictitious domain method for particulate flows. Journal of Computational Physics 227 (2007), 292314.
 Yu, Z., PhanThien, N. & Tanner, R.I. Rotation of a spheroid in a Couette flow at moderate Reynolds numbers. Physical Review E 76 (2007), 026310.
 Yu, Z., Wachs, A. A fictitious domain method for dynamic simulation of particle sedimentation in Bingham fluids. J. NonNewtonian Fluid Mech. 145 (2007), 7891.
 Yu, Z., Shao, X. & Tanner, R.I. Dynamic simulation of shearinduced particle migration in a twodimensional circular couette device, Chinese Journal of Chemical Engineering, 15 (2007), 333338.
 Deng, J., Shao, X., Yu, Z. Hydrodynamic studies on two traveling wavy foils in tandem arrangement, Physics of Fluid 19 (2007), 113104.
 Yu, Z., Shao, X. & Wachs, A. A fictitious domain method for particulate flows with heat transfer. Journal of Computational Physics 217 (2006), 424452.
 Yu, Z., Wachs, A. & Peysson Y. Numerical simulation of particle sedimentation in shearthinning fluids with a fictitious domain method. Journal of NonNewtonian Fluid Mechanics 136 (2006), 126139.
 Yu, Z. A DLM/FD method for fluid/flexiblebody interactions. Journal of Computational Physics 207 (2005), 127.
Selected Publications
 Yu, Z., Shao, X. Direct numerical simulation of particulate flows with a fictitious domain method. International Journal of Multiphase Flow 36(2010), 127134.
 Shao, X., Yu, Z., Sun, B. Inertial migration of spherical particles in circular Poiseuille flow at moderately high Reynolds numbers. Phys. Fluids 20 (2008), 103307
 Yu, Z., Shao, X. A directforcing fictitious domain method for particulate flows. Journal of Computational Physics 227 (2007), 292314.
 Yu, Z., PhanThien, N. & Tanner, R.I. Rotation of a spheroid in a Couette flow at moderate Reynolds numbers. Physical Review E 76 (2007), 026310.
 Yu, Z., Wachs, A. A fictitious domain method for dynamic simulation of particle sedimentation in Bingham fluids. J. NonNewtonian Fluid Mech. 145 (2007), 7891.
 Yu, Z., Shao, X. & Wachs, A. A fictitious domain method for particulate flows with heat transfer. Journal of Computational Physics 217 (2006), 424452.
 Yu, Z., Wachs, A. & Peysson Y. Numerical simulation of particle sedimentation in shearthinning fluids with a fictitious domain method. Journal of NonNewtonian Fluid Mechanics 136 (2006), 126139.
 Yu, Z. A DLM/FD method for fluid/flexiblebody interactions. Journal of Computational Physics 207 (2005), 127.
 Yu, Z., PhanThien, N. & Tanner, R.I. Dynamic simulation of sphere motion in a vertical tube. Journal of Fluid Mechanics 518 (2004), 6193.
 Yu, Z. & PhanThien, N. ThreeDimensional rollup of a viscoelastic mixing layer. Journal of Fluid Mechanics 500 (2004), 2953.
 Yu, Z., PhanThien, N., Fan, Y. & Tanner, R.I. Viscoelastic mobility problem of a system of particles. Journal of NonNewtonian Fluid Mech. 104 (2002), 87124
Full Publications
 Shi, Y., Yu, Z., Shao, X. Combination of the directforcing fictitious domain method and the sharp interface method for the threedimensional dielectrophoresis of particles. Powder Technology 210 (2011) 5259.
 Wu, T., Shao, X., Yu, Z. Fully resolved numerical simulation of turbulent pipe flows laden with large neutrallybuoyant particles. Journal of Hydrodynamics 23 (2011), 2125.
 Shi, Y., Yu Z., Shao, X. Combination of directforcing fictitious domain method and sharp interface method for dielectrophoresis of particles. Particuology 8 (2010), 351359.
 Yu, Z., Shao, X. Direct numerical simulation of particulate flows with a fictitious domain method. International Journal of Multiphase Flow 36(2010), 127134.
 Yu, Z., Shao, X., Lin, J. Numerical computations of the flow in a finite diverging channel. J Zhejiang UnivSci A 11(1) (2010), 5060.
 Shao, X., Pan, D., Deng, J., Yu, Z. Hydrodynamic performance of a fishlike undulating foil in the wake of a cylinder. Phys. Fluids 22 (2010), 111903.
 Shao, X., Pan, D., Deng, J., Yu, Z. Numerical studies on the propulsion and wake structures of finitespan flapping wings with different aspect ratios. Journal of Hydrodynamics 22(2010), 147154
 Yu, Z., Shao, X. A threedimensional fictitious domain method for the simulation of fluidstructure interactions. Journal of Hydrodynamics 22(5) SUPPL. (2010), 178183.
 Sun, B., Yu, Z., Shao, X. Inertial migration of a circular particle in nonoscillatory and oscillatory pressuredriven flows at moderately high Reynolds numbers, Fluid Dynamics Research 41 (2009), 05501.
 Shao, X., Yu, Z., Sun, B. Inertial migration of spherical particles in circular Poiseuille flow at moderately high Reynolds numbers. Phys. Fluids 20 (2008), 103307
 Yu, Z., Shao, X. A directforcing fictitious domain method for particulate flows. Journal of Computational Physics 227 (2007), 292314.
 Yu, Z., PhanThien, N. & Tanner, R.I. Rotation of a spheroid in a Couette flow at moderate Reynolds numbers. Physical Review E 76 (2007), 026310.
 Yu, Z., Wachs, A. A fictitious domain method for dynamic simulation of particle sedimentation in Bingham fluids. J. NonNewtonian Fluid Mech. 145 (2007), 7891.
 Yu, Z., Shao, X. & Tanner, R.I. Dynamic simulation of shearinduced particle migration in a twodimensional circular couette device, Chinese Journal of Chemical Engineering, 15 (2007), 333338.
 Deng, J., Shao, X., Yu, Z. Hydrodynamic studies on two traveling wavy foils in tandem arrangement, Physics of Fluid 19 (2007), 113104.
 Yu, Z., Shao, X. & Wachs, A. A fictitious domain method for particulate flows with heat transfer. Journal of Computational Physics 217 (2006), 424452.
 Yu, Z. , Wachs, A. & Peysson Y. Numerical simulation of particle sedimentation in shearthinning fluids with a fictitious domain method. Journal of NonNewtonian Fluid Mechanics 136 (2006), 126139.
 Yu, Z. A DLM/FD method for fluid/flexiblebody interactions. Journal of Computational Physics 207 (2005), 127.
 Shao, X., Liu, Y. & Yu, Z. Interactions between two sedimenting particles with different sizes. Applied Mathematics and Mechanics 26 (2005), 407414.
 Lin, J., Wang, Y. & Yu, Z. The stressmicrostructure relationship in an evolving mixing layer of fiber suspensions. Acta Mechanica Sinica 21 (2005), 1623.
 Yu, Z., PhanThien, N. & Tanner, R.I. Dynamic simulation of sphere motion in a vertical tube. Journal of Fluid Mechanics 518 (2004), 6193.
 Yu, Z. & PhanThien, N. ThreeDimensional rollup of a viscoelastic mixing layer. Journal of Fluid Mechanics 500 (2004), 2953.
 Shao, X. & Yu Z. Sedimentation of circular particles in OldroydB fluid, Journal of Hydrodynamics 16 (2004), 254259.
 Shao, X., Lin, J. & Yu, Z. Sedimentation of a single particle between two parallel walls. Journal of Zhejiang University: Science 5 (2004), 111116.
 Lin, J., Yu, Z. & Shao, X. Coherent structures in the mixing layers of a nonNewtonian fluid. Journal of Turbulence 5 (2004), Art. No. 039.
 You, Z., Lin, J. & Yu, Z. Hydrodynamic instability of fiber suspensions in channel flows. Fluid Dynamics Research 34 (2004), 251271.
 Lin, J., Zhang, W. & Yu, Z. Numerical research on the orientation distribution of fibers immersed in laminar and turbulent pipe flows. Journal of Aerosol Science 35 (2004), 6382.
 Lin, J., Shao, X., Shi, X. & Yu, Z. Study on the interaction of sedimenting cylindrical particles in still fluid. Acta Mechanica Sinica 20 (2004), 3245.
 Shao, X., Lin, J. & Yu, Z. Direct numerical simulation of the motion of circular pollutant particles in Newtonian fluid. Journal of Environmental Science 15 (2003), 685690.
 Lin, J., Shi, X. & Yu, Z. The motion of fibers in an evolving mixing layer. International Journal of Multiphase flow 29 (2003), 13551372.
 Shi, X., Lin, J. & Yu, Z. Discontinuous Galerkin spectral element lattice Boltzmann method on triangular element. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids 42 (2003), 12491261.
 Lin, J., Zhang, Z. & Yu, Z. Investigation of the interactions between two contact fibers in the fiber suspensions. Journal of Materials Science 38 (2003), 14991505.
 Yu, Z., PhanThien, N., Fan, Y. & Tanner, R.I. Viscoelastic mobility problem of a system of particles. Journal of NonNewtonian Fluid Mech. 104 (2002), 87124.
 Lin, J., Yu, Z. & Shao, X. Numerical research on the coherent structures in a mixing layer with crossshear. Journal of Fluids and Structures 16 (2002), 487495.
 Lin, J., Wang, Y., Wang, W. & Yu. Z. Numerical simulation of the sedimentation of cylindrical pollutant particles in fluid. Journal of Environmental Science 14 (2002), 433438.
 Lin, J., Shi, X., Yu, Z. & Shao, X. Threedimensional pairing of coherent structures in a plane mixing layer. Journal of Hydrodynamics 14 (2002), 16.
 Shao, X., Lin, J. & Yu, Z. Research on coherent structures in a mixing layer of the FENEP polymer solution. Applied Mathematics and Mechanics 22 (2001), 304311.
 Lin, J., Shi, X & Yu, Z. Research on the effect of particle of twodimensional shear flow. Applied Mathematics and Mechanics 21 (2000), 855860.
 Yu, Z., Lin, J. & Fan, X. Numerical simulation of interactions between rigid rodlike polymers and coherent structures in a mixing layer. Journal of NonNewtonian Fluid Mech. 83 (1999), 118.
 Yu, Z. & Lin, J. Formation and evolution of the streamwise vortices in mixing layers. Acta Mechanica Sinica 15 (1999), 1522.
 Yu, Z. & Lin, J. Numerical research on the coherent structure in the viscoelastic secondorder mixing layers. Applied Mathematics and Mechanics 19 (1998), 717723.
 Lin, J., Yu, Z. & Shao, X. Numerical flow visualization of a mixing layer. Journal of Hydrodynamics 10 (1998), 4553.
