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Kevin was a PhD student and then a PDRA at the group. He worked on many different areas including high-speed combustion, atmospheric flows and solid mechanics simulation. He is currently a Researcher at the Swedish Defence Research Agency.


Key publications: 

S. Schoch, K. Nordin-Bates, N. Nikiforakis “An Eulerian algorithm for coupled simulations of elastoplastic-solids and condensed-phase explosives”,
Journal of Computational Physics, Volume 252, Pages 163–194, 2013

Julia Slingo, Kevin Bates, Nikos Nikiforakis, Matthew Piggott, Malcolm Roberts, Len Shaffrey, Ian Stevens, Pier Luigi Vidale and Hilary Weller.
"Developing the next-generation climate system models: challenges and achievements",
 Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A 13 March 2009 vol. 367 no. 1890 815-831

Bates, K. R., Nikiforakis, N. & Holder,
"Richtmyer-Meshkov instability induced by the interaction of a shock wave with a rectangular block of SF_{6}",  D. Physics of Fluids 19, 2007, 036101-1-036101-16

PDRA and PhD alumnus
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