Mr Thomas Martin Spitz




1.183A Carbon Capture PG Room Fleeming Jenkin

Research Institute: 

  • Energy Systems

Research Theme: 

  • Energy Storage and Carbon Capture
  • Power Systems
  • Carbon Capture and Separation Processes

Academic Qualifications: 

  • PhD Energy systems (ongoing) - University of Edinburgh, School of Engineering
  • MSc in Management (distinction) - University of Edinburgh, Business School
  • BSc in Mechanical Engineering - Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany)

Professional Qualifications and Memberships: 

  • UKCCSRC (Early Career Researcher)
  • SCCS


  • Mechanical Design I (Tutor)
  • Dynamics III (Tutor)
  • Dynamics IV (Tutor)
  • Engineering Thermodynamics II (Tutor/Demonstrator)
  • Energy Systems 4 (Tutor)

Research Interests: 

  • Variable operation of CCS systems
  • Issues associated with variable & cyclic operation of CO2 transportation and storage networks
  • Electricity System modelling



  • Carbon Capture and Storage
  • Thermodynamics
  • Power Plant Engineering
  • Power Plant Process Simulations
  • gCCS/ gPROMS
  • Electricity system modelling