DualSPHysics Workshop Programme

Provisional programme:

Day 1 (13/11/2017)
14:30 - 17:30 Training day with hands on session devoted to visualization and analysis of SPH simulations using the GUI interface of DualSPHysics (http://design.sphysics.org/). Topics will be demonstrated based upon practical examples.

Day 2 (14/11/2017)

9:00 - 9:30



09:30 - 10:00

Welcome ceremony


10:00 - 11:00

SPH : now and in the future

Dr Peter K. Stansby

11:00 - 11:30

Coffee Break


11:30 - 12:10

Coupling between DualSPHysics and SWASH models and latest applications to coastal engineering problems

Dr Corrado Altomare

12:10 - 12:50

Advanced fluid-mechanism interaction in DualSPHysics

Dr Ricardo Canelas

12:50 - 14:00



14:00 - 15:00

Delegates Presentation



Nonlinear Numerical Simulation of Fluid-Structure Interaction based on Coupling Model between DualSPHysics and Structural Finite Element Method

C. Ma, M. Oka


3D Bedrock Channel Evolution with Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics Coupled to a Finite Element Earth

N. Richmond, P. Koons, P. Upton


DualSPHysics simulation of violent wave-structure interaction on the Anchorsholme sea wall

A. Baines, L.S. Cunningham, B.D. Rogers

15:00 - 16:00 Delegates Presentation  
  Adaptivity in Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics (a review of Vacondio's approach) L. Beck, J. Gutekunst, P. Sabrowski
  Applicability of source generation (SG) and absorption technology in a highly reflective condition C. Altomare, B. Tagliafierro, G. Viccione
  Dealing with consistent kernel-based approximations and variable resolution schemes in DualSPHysics M. Leonardi, J.M. Domínguez, T. Rung

16:00 - 16:30

Coffee break


16:30 - 17:30

Delegates Presentation


  Application of DualSPHysics in the Development of a Wave Absorbing Wall M.A. Wesson
  DualSPHysics: Applications to Tsunami Engineering Problems N. Goseberg, M. Heunecke, H. von Häfen, J. Stolle, I. Nistor
  Application of open boundaries within a two-way coupled DualSPHysics-OceanWave3D model Tim Verbrugghe, Andreas Kortenhaus, P. Troch, J.M. Dominguez 

17:30 - 18:00

Question Time



Workshop Dinner

Teatro Regio (city centre)

Day 3 (15/11/2017)

09:00 - 09:40

Extending DualSPHysics to massive CPU Clusters

Dr Athanasios Mokos

09:40 - 10:20

HPC for SPH methods: multicore GPU and multiGPU

Dr Jose Domínguez

10:20 - 11:00

Coffee Break


11:00 - 11:40

Implementing an Incompressible SPH solver on a GPU with DualSPHysics

Dr Alex Chow

11:40 - 12:20

Graphical User Interface for DualSPHysics code

Andrés Vieira

12:20 - 13:00

Is SPH useful only for wave simulations?

Dr Benedict Rogers

Afternoon of day 3 is reserved for individual discussions with the DualSPHysics team.