Miquel AGUIRRE

  • Research Topics

    Biomechanics, Computational Mechanics, Fluid-Structure Interaction, Solid Mechanics

  • Education

    PhD Computational Mechanics (Swansea University, UK, 2014)

    BSc, MSc Civil Engineering (UPC Barcelona, Spain, 2008)

  • Career History

    Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Centre for Biomedical and Healthcare Engineering, École de Mines de Saint Étienne, France (July 2018 – present)

    Senior Researcher in computational mechanics, Tecnalia Research and Innovation, Derio, Spain (January 2017 – June 2018)

    Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Deparment of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, United States (September 2014 – December 2016)

    Academic Tutor and Resarch Assistant, Department of Mathematics, Swansea University, Swansea, UK (January 2014 – June 2014)

    Research Assistant, College of Engineering, Swansea University, Swansea, UK (November 2010 – December 2013)

    Project Engineer, Civil Engineering Division, SENER Ingeniería y Sistemas, Barcelona, Spain (March 2008 – October 2010)

  • Main Publications

    Aguirre M, Gil AJ, Bonet J and Lee CH (2015). An upwind vertex centred finite volume solver for Lagrangian solid dynamics. Journal of Computational Physics, 300, 387-422.

    Bonet J, Gil AJ, Lee CH, Aguirre M and Ortigosa R (2015). A first order hyperbolic framework for large strain computational solid dynamics. Part I: Total Lagrangian isothermal elasticity. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 283, 689-732.

    Gil AJ, Lee CH, Bonet J and Aguirre M (2014). A stabilised Petrov-Galerkin formulation for linear tetrahedral elements in compressible, nearly incompressible and truly incompressible fast dynamics. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 276, 659-690.

    Aguirre M, Gil AJ, Bonet J and Arranz Carreño A (2014). A vertex centred Finite Volume Jameson-Schmidt-Turkel (JST) algorithm for a mixed conservation formulation in solid dynamics. Journal of Computational Physics, 259, 672-699.

  • Distinctions

    Marie Curie Early Stage Researcher, October 2010 – December 2013