DAM ENGINEERING:
Hydraulic design of spillways. Study of the process of overtopping, erotion and failure in rockfill dams. Simulation of dam disasters.

FIRE ENGINEERING:
Both 2D and 3D studies. Flame simulations. Unsteady solutions. Coupling to fluids and structures. Study of the behaviour of polymer-made materials.

FLUID-STRUCTURE INTERACTION:
Simulation of inflation processes. Study of the filling of membranes with fluid. Rigid solid-fluid interaction. Fluid-multibody simulations.

HARBOUR ENGINEERING:
Analysis of the effect of trains of waves on breakwaters. Analysis of the stability of blocks or rocks in a breakwater under different sea water conditions. Evaluation of risks and integrity of objects taking part in the building process of a breakwater. Study of floating structures. Tsunami simulations. Naval engineering. Ice dynamics: Water-ice behaviour and ice-structure interaction. Marine Ecology.

GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING:
Tridimensional static and dynamic excavation problems. Study of the wear of materials and tools and evaluation of excavated volumes. Subterranean Hydrology. Floodings.

INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING:
Complex Contact Mechanics between deformable and non-deformable bodies. Pumping of fluids. Materials Engineering: products processing, lamination.

NON-NEWTONIAN LAWS:
Simulation of behaviour of materials following a standard Bingham law. Study of non-cohesive and granular materials. Analysis of the transport of cuttings in different fluids. Simulation of the behaviour of fluids with variable viscosity.