Professor Simon Gill
Chair in Theoretical Mechanics
School/Department: Engineering, School of
Telephone: +44 (0)116 252 5055
(0) 1. Gill S.P.A. "A damage model for the frictional shear failure of brittle materials in compression", Comput. Methods Appl. Mech. Engrg. 385 (2021) 114048 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2021.114048
2. Walker, R.J. and Gill S.P.A. "Tectonic stress controls saucer-shaped sill geometry and emplacement mechanism.", Geology (2020) https://doi.org/10.1130/G47604.1
3. Liu, F, Cocks, A.C.F, Gill S.P.A. and Tarleton E. "An improved method to model dislocation self-climb", Modelling Simul. Mater. Sci. Eng. (2020). https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-651X/ab81a8
4. Gill S. P. A. , Walker R. J. "The Roles of Elastic Properties, Magmatic Pressure, and Tectonic Stress in Saucer-Shaped Sill Growth", Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth (2020) https://doi.org/10.1029/2019JB019041
5. Campbell, C. J.; Gill, S. P. A. "An analytical model for the flat punch indentation size effect", International Journal Of Solids And Structures, 171 81-91 (2019).
6. Gill, Simon P. A.; Campbell, Christopher J. "A model for the indentation size effect in polycrystalline alloys coupling intrinsic and extrinsic length scales", Journal Of Materials Research, 34 1645-1653 (2019).
7. S.P.A. Gill, "The stability of elastically strained nanorings and the formation of quantum dot molecules", J. Mech. Phys. Solids 78, 94-109 (2015).
8. S.P.A. Gill "An energetic model for the direct formation and evolution of nanorings", Journal of Applied Physics 113 154316 (2013).
9. S.P.A. Gill, "An analytical model for the growth of quantum dots on ultra-thin substrates", Appl. Phys. Lett, 98, No. 16, 161910 (2011).
10. A.C.F. Cocks, S.P.A. Gill & J. Pan, "Modelling of microstructural evolution", Advances in Applied Mechanics, 36, pp 81-162 (1999).
- Microstructural evolution of materials under high temperatures and stresses
- Mechanics of geophysical processes, especially magmatic processes
- Mechanics of biophysical processes, especially related to the mechanics of the human lung
- The kinetic and thermodynamic evolution of material systems
EG2111 Materials and Structures
EG3111 Finite Element Method
EG4123 Advanced Composite Mechanics
EG7101 Thermodynamics and Phase Diagrams
EG7102 Kinetics and Microstructure Modelling