Javad Farrokhi Derakhshandeh

Javad Farrokhi Derakhshandeh

School of Mechanical Engineering

Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences


My research focuses on the Fluid dynamics and Fluid Structure Interaction (FSI) problems. In particular I study Vortex-Induced Vibration (VIV) and Wake-Induced Vibration (WIV) phenomena in order to harness the kinetic energy of vortices.

  • ECMS Interdisciplinary Research Fund 2016: University of Adelaide, Derakhshandeh, J.F., Ghayesh M. H., Al-Sarawi S., Cazzolato B., Dally B., Arjomandi M.; Low Noise Small Scale Wind-Based Power Generation using Non-Linear Vortices Interaction…………………………………………......………..($ 12,000)
  • ECMS Interdisciplinary Research Fund 2016: University of Adelaide, Ding B., Derakhshandeh J.F., Wagner M., Bennetts L., Cazzolato B., Arjomandi M., Neumann F., Nathan G.; Nonlinear modelling of fully submerged wave energy converters for high fidelity yet computationally efficient numerical analysis and prototype design……………………………………………….......................................................................................................................…… ($ 18,025)
  • School of Mechanical Engineering Scholarship (2014)……………..............................................................................................................…..(& 10,000)
  • School of Mechanical Engineering Scholarship (2013)……………..............................................................................................................…..(& 10,000)
  • School of Mechanical Engineering Scholarship (2012)……………..............................................................................................................…..(& 10,000)
  • Granted provisional entry in the University’s Register of Eligible Research Supervisors as an “External Supervisor”.

The University of Adelaide, School of Mechanical Engineering (2012-Present)

  • Dynamics (Tutor)
  • Thermo-Fluids (Pump Flow Lab. Demonstrator)
  • Applied Aerodynamics (Flow Visualization Lab. Demonstrator)
  • Heat Transfer (Teaching Assistant)
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics (Teaching Assistant)

Connect With Me
External Profiles

Other Links