Franciszek Adam Dul, Ph.D.


Basic information:

  • Doctoral studies at the Faculty of Power and Aeronautical Engineerin
  • Studies at the Faculty of Power and Aeronautical Engineering

Scientific Interests:

  • Flight Simulators
  • Computational mechanics
  • Numerical linear algebra
  • Eigenproblems
  • Dynamics of river flows
  • Propagation of pollutions in rivers
  • Aeroelasticity
  • Vehicle dynamics

Major Publications:

  • Dul F.A., Arczewski K.: The Two-Phase Method for Finding a Great Number of Eigenpairs of the Symmetric and Weakly Non-Symmetric Large Eigenvalue Problems, Journal of Computational Physics, Vol.111 (1994), pp.89-109.
  • Dul F.A., Arczewski K.: Solving Very Large Generalized Symmetric and Some Non-Symmetric Eigenproblems by the Two-Phase Method. Zeitschrift für Angewandte Mathematik und Mechanik, Vol.75, SII (1995), pp. S623-S624.
  • Dul F.A., Arczewski K.: Determination of Angular Velocities within a Multibody System by Means of Graphs. Zeitschrift für Angewandte Mathematik und Mechanik, Vol.75, SII (1995), pp. S105-S106.
  • Dul F.A., Pietrucha J.: Numerical Analysis of Continuous Models of Structures in Non-Linear Wind Flow Using the Time-Marching Approach. Preprints of East European Conference of Wind Engineering, 4-8 July, Warsaw, Poland, Part 2, Vol.1, pp.67-80.
  • Dul F.A: Large Scale Eigenvalue Computations in Aerospace Engineering Using the Two-Phase Method. Proceedings of the First Seminar on Recent Research and Design Progress in Aeronautical Engineering and its Influence on Education, Z. Goraj ed., Research Bulletin No.4, (1995), pp.37-43.
  • Dul F.A: The MINRES and MINERR Methods Are Better Than the SYMMLQ Method in Eigenpair Computations, SIAM Journal of Scientific Computing, In Press.
  • Dul F.A: Parallel Two-Phase Method for Solving of Large Symmetric Eigenproblems, Parallel Computing, In Review.

Contribution towards research projects:

  • Efficient numerical methods for large eigenproblems - developing of the new, Two-Phase method for solving of very large eigenproblems of mechanics and quantum chemistry.
  • Acoustics of interiors - developing of the software for analysis of acoustic mode shapes.
  • Dynamics of river flows - developing of the model of flow in river (Odra) for control the flow by use of lateral inflows from reservoirs.
  • Parallel computing.
  • Aeroelasticity - developing of the time-marching approach for aeroelastic analysis of aerospace and civil structures (aircraft, chimneys).
  • Environmental sciences - developing of the software for identification of parameters of the QUAL II model of river pollution propagation and simulation of the pollution propagation.
  • Vehicle dynamics - developing of the models and software for real time simulation of vehicle dynamics.

Additional information:

  • Polish Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Member (Polskie Towarzystwo Mechaniki Teoretycznej i Stosowanej)
  • XVII Conference „Mechanics in Aviation" ML-XVII 2016 Organizing Committee Member, PTMTS, Kazimierz Dolny, May 2016
  • 6th International Conference on Experiments/Process/System Modeling/Simulation/Optimization Scientific Committee Member, LFME, Athens, July 2015
  • "Measurements Automation Robotics" Journal reviewer ("Pomiary, Automatyka, Robotyka")