School of Engineering

Staff Profile

Dr Xiang Shen

Research Associate


Dr Shen received the PhD degree in Mechanical Engineering in 2017 from Queen Mary University of London in the UK. He received the MEng degree in Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics from Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics in China. He was a visiting scholar at Tohoku University in Japan in 2008 and 2009.

As a Research Associate, he joined School of Engineering at Newcastle University to conduct multidisciplinary researches in applied fluid dynamics and thermal management on electrical machines, with expertise in applied aerodynamics, advanced conjugate heat transfer analysis, CFD simulation, wind tunnel testing, aeroacoustics and multidisciplinary optimisation.


Research interests:

·         Applied Fluid Dynamics

·         Wind Tunnel Technology

·         Thermal Management

·         CFD

·         Multidisciplinary Design and Optimisation

·         Wind Engeering and Industrial Aerodynamics