Professor Ozz Querin

Professor Ozz Querin


  • Pro Dean for Student Education

Research interests

My research interestes lie in four different areas, Structural Optimisation, Finite Element Analysis (FEA), Computer Based Learning and Helicopter aerodynamics & dynamics. * Structural Optimisation research in: Evolutionary Structural Optimisation (ESO), Shape and topology optimisation using Genetic Algorithms (GA), optimisation of a bicycle frame; * Finite Element Analysis research in: Fixed Grid-FEA in 2 & 3D continua and plates & shells; * Computer Based Learning research in: Development of Intelligent Management System for Integrated Delivery of Undergraduate Course Material; * Helicopter dynamics research in: Development of flight simulator using radio controlled model helicopter.

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  • BE(Aero), ME(Res), PhD, Sydney University

Professional memberships

  • Senior Member AIAA
  • Fellow Royal Aeronautical Society
  • Secretary and Member of ASMO-UK
  • Member ISSMO

Student education

Design Optimization

Research groups and institutes

  • Institute of Design, Robotics and Manufacturing
  • Energy efficient aerospace and automotive structures
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