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Dr. D. Yurchenko was awarded his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, MA, USA in October, 2001. From 2001 to 2005 he was an Assistant Professor in the Mechanical Engineering Department of the University of Miami. From 2005 to 2010 Daniil Yurchenko was employed as an Associate Professor in Department of Mathematical Sciences of Saint-Petersburg State Polytechnic University. In 2007 he received his Doctor of Science Degree. In 2010 he was appointed as a Reader in the Mechanical Engineering Department of Heriot-Watt University. Daniil has published over 90 papers, he is a member of Editorial Boards of International Journal of Dynamics, Control and Journal of Complex Systems, Journal of Complex Systems and Applications, International Journal of Energy Engineering, Journal of Geological Resource and Engineering.

Research interests

Structural and System Dynamics, Stochastic and Optimal Control, Experimental and Computational Mechanics, Mathematical Modelling, Wave and Wind Energy, Energy Harvesting, Mathematical Biology, Railway Engineering, Reliability Analysis, Earthquake engineering.


  • Q Science (General)
  • Energy Harvesting
  • Marine Renewables
  • Dielectric Elastomers
  • Energy & Renewables
  • Stochastic Systems

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Research Output

A hybrid piezo-dielectric wind energy harvester for high-performance vortex-induced vibration energy harvesting

Lai, Z., Wang, S., Zhu, L., Zhang, G., Wang, J., Yang, K. & Yurchenko, D., 17 Sep 2020, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 150, 107212.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • A two-stage electromagnetic coupling and structural optimisation for vibration energy harvesters

    Foong, F. M., Thein, C. K. & Yurchenko, D., Aug 2020, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 29, 8, 085030.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Design, modeling and experiments of broadband tristable galloping piezoelectric energy harvester

    Wang, J., Geng, L., Zhou, S., Zhang, Z., Lai, Z. & Yurchenko, D., Jun 2020, In : Acta Mechanica Sinica. 36, 3, p. 592-605 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 10 Citations (Scopus)

    Dynamics of the double-beam piezo–magneto–elastic nonlinear wind energy harvester exhibiting galloping-based vibration

    Wang, J., Geng, L., Yang, K., Zhao, L., Wang, F. & Yurchenko, D., May 2020, In : Nonlinear Dynamics. 100, 3, p. 1963-1983 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 9 Citations (Scopus)

    Energy harvesting from a novel contact-type dielectric elastomer generator

    Zhang, C. L., Lai, Z. H., Rao, X. X., Zhang, J. W. & Yurchenko, D., 1 Feb 2020, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 205, 112351.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 3 Citations (Scopus)