Dr Sophia Leng

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

School of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

Overview

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Engineering, The University of Queensland
  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Leng, Xinqian, Lubin, Pierre and Chanson, Hubert (2017). CFD modelling of breaking and undular tidal bores with physical validation. In: Aminuddin Ab. Ghani, Ngai Weng Chan, Junaidah Ariffin, Ahmad Khairi Abd Wahab, Sobri Harun, Amir Hashim Mohamad Kassim and Othman A. Karim, Proceedings of 37th IAHR World Congress: Managing Water for Sustainable Development, Learning from the Past for the Future. IAHR World Congress, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, (5072-5081). 13-18 August 2017.

  • Kiri, Urvisha, Xinqian Leng and Chanson, Hubert (2017). Positive surge propagation in non-rectangular channels. In: HIWE2017. 13th Hydraulics in Water Engineering Conference HIWE2017, Sydney, NSW, Australia, (1-9). 13 -16 November 2017.

  • Reungoat, David, Leng, Xinqian and Chanson, Hubert (2017). Sedimentary and hydrodynamics processes of tidal bores: siltation and the Arcins channel, Garonne River (France). In: Aminuddin Ab. Ghani, Ngai Weng Chan , Junaidah Ariffin, Ahmad Khairi Abd Wahab , Sobri Harun , Amir Hashim Mohamad Kassim and Othman A. Karim, Proceedings of 37th IAHR World Congress. IAHR World Congress, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, (3458-3467). 13-18 August 2017.

  • Leng, Xinqian and Chanson, Hubert (2017). Unsteady turbulent velocity profiling using an array of two Vectrino II Profilers in tidal bores and open channel flows. In: Aminuddin Ab. Ghani, Ngai Weng Chan, Junaidah Ariffin, Ahmad Khairi Abd Wahab, Sobri Harun, Amir Hashim Mohamad Kassim and Othman A. Karim, Proceedings of 37th IAHR World Congress: Managing Water for Sustainable Development, Learning from the Past for the Future. IAHR World Congress, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, (5482-5490). 13-18 August 2017.

  • Leng, X. and Chanson, H. (2016). Steady and unsteady turbulent velocity profiling in open channel flows using the ADV Vectrino II profiler. In: Brian Crookston and Blake Tullis, Hydraulic Structures and Water System Management. 6th IAHR International Symposium on Hydraulic Structures. IAHR International Symposium on Hydraulic Structures, Portland, OR, United States, (305-314). 27-30 June 2016. doi:10.15142/T3620628160853

  • Leng, X., Chanson, H. and Reungoat, D. (2016). Turbulence and turbulent events in tidal bores: field observations. In: G. Ivey, T. Zhou, N. Jones and S. Draper, Proceedings of 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Perth WA, (434-1-434-4). 5-8 December 2016.

  • Leng, Xinqian and Chanson, Hubert (2015). Turbulent advances of breaking bores: physical modelling in a large facility. In: Arthur Mynett, Proceedings of the 36th IAHR World Congress: Deltas of the Future and What Happens Upstream. 36th IAHR World Congress, The Hague, Netherlands, (4128-4139). 28 June-3 July 2015.

  • Sun, S., Leng, X. and Chanson, H. (2014). Rapid operation of a tainter gate: the transient flow motion. In: Hubert Chanson and Luke Toombes, Hydraulic structures and society - Engineering challenges and extremes. 5th IAHR International Symposium on Hydraulic Structures, Brisbane, Australia, (1-8). 25-27 June 2014. doi:10.14264/uql.2014.27

  • Leng, X. and Chanson, H. (2014). Turbulent mixing induced by rapid gate opening in a canal. In: Hubert Chanson and Luke Toombes, Hydraulic structures and society - Engineering challenges and extremes. 5th IAHR International Symposium on Hydraulic Structures, Brisbane, Australia, (1-8). 25-27 June 2014. doi:10.14264/uql.2014.13

  • Leng, X. and Chanson, H. (2013). Effect of bed roughness on the propagation of negative surges in rivers and estuaries. In: 21ème Congrès Français de Mécanique CFM 2013. 21ème Congrès Français de Mécanique CFM 2013, Bordeaux, France, (1-6). 26-30 August 2013.

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

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