Heng Xiao

Assistant Professor

  • Ph.D., 2009, Civil Engineering, Princeton University, USA
  • M.S., 2005, Mathematics, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden
  • B.S., 2003, Civil Engineering, Zhejiang University, China
Ocean Engineering; Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • 12/2012 to present: Assistant Professor, Virginia Tech, USA
  • 11/2009 to 11/2012: Postdoctoral Researcher/Lecturer, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
  • 08-09/2011, 02-03/2012: Visiting Researcher, The University of Edinburgh, UK

Computational Fluid Dynamics

Uncertainty Quantification; Data Assimilation
Hybrid LES–RANS Methods for wall bounded turbulence; Particle-laden flows

Ocean Engineering

Marine renewable energy; Wave–seabed interactions; Sediment transport

Heng Xiao
  • (540) 231-0926
  • hengxiao@vt.edu
  • Aerospace & Ocean Engineering (MC0203)
    Randolph Hall, RM 311-A, Virginia Tech
    460 Old Turner St.
    Blacksburg, VA 24061