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Researcher: Ashworth Briggs, AE (Dr Alex Ashworth Briggs)

Fields of Research

Naval architecture
Composite and hybrid materials
Ship and platform structures (incl. maritime hydrodynamics)

Research Objectives

Nautical equipment
Domestic passenger water transport (e.g. ferries)
Renewable energy

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Study on T-bolt and pin-loaded bearing strengths and damage accumulation in E-glass/epoxy blade applications; Journal of Composite Materials
Tracking the vortex core from a surface-piercing flat plate by particle image velocimetry and numerical simulation; Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Proceedings. Part M: Journal of Engineering for the Maritime Environment
Tracking the vortex core from a surface-piercing foil by particle image velocimetry (PIV) using fluorescing particles; 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference
Unlocking hydrofoil hydrodynamics with experimental results; 4th International Conference on Innovation in High Performance Sailing Yachts

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision