Dr Yongxing Wang

Dr Yongxing Wang


[Jun.2018 – present] Research Fellow, School of Computing, Universtiy of Leeds, Leeds, UK.

Develop numerical methods for fluid-structure interaction; Train neural networks to predict an inverse FSI problem.

[Mar.2015 - Mar.2018] Research Assistant, Gillette P & G, Simulation Centre in Leeds, UK.

Develop a material (hair/beard) model and implement using Abaqus VUMAT; data processing of Abaqus using Python; debug a Matlab Sofware;

[Oct.2011 - Sep.2014] Team Leader, ECTec (Element Computing Technology Co., Ltd), Beijing, China.

Team leader of the fluid group; develop finite element software and do some related projects.

[Jun.2010 - Sep.2011] Principal Teacher, Yongledian High School, Beijing, China.

Teaching in an A-level equivalent subject of mathematics.

[Oct.2010 - Oct.2011] Consultant, Institute of Geophysics, China Earthquake Administration, Beijing, China.

Implementaion of resistivity inversion method for oil exploration.

[Jun.2009 – Jun.2010] Research Assistant, State Key Laboratory of Explosion Science and Technology, Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing, China.

Implementation of Material Point Method (MPM) to explosion simulation.

[Jul.2004 - Jul.2007] Lecturer, Agriculture University of Hebei Province(AUH), Baoding, China.

Teaching in Calculus, Linear Algebra, Probability and Statistics, Assemble Language, Theory of Information and Coding.

Research interests

In recent years, I have been focusing on numerical methods for fluid-structure interactions, as well as its application in different areas. Generally I am interested in the area of finite element analysis, fluid dynamics, numerical analysis, functional analysis, PDE/ODE, etc.


  • PhD in Fluid-Structure Interaction, University of Leeds, Jan.2015 - Oct.2018
  • MSc in Computational Mathematics, Suzhou University, Sep.2007 - Sep.2010
  • BSc in Information and Computational Science, Yanshan University, Sep.2000 - Sep.2004

Professional memberships

  • SIAM