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PhD Research Project opportunities at the School of Engineering
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PhD Title Research Institute Research Theme Principal Supervisorsort descending
Materials, processes and structures to reduce thermal loses and aid energy storage and recovery at Ultra-High Temperature Energy Systems Energy Storage and Carbon Capture

Dr Adam Robinson

Energy transfer processes at gas/wall interfaces under extreme conditions Multiscale Thermofluids Multiphase, interfacial and chemically reacting flows at the macro-scale

Dr Brian Peterson

Tomographic temperature imaging at aero-engine combustor exit with high spatial resolution Digital Communications Tomography

Dr Chang Liu

Development of CMOS based time-of-flight sensor for optical imaging Integrated Micro and Nano Systems Bioengineering, Optical Systems and Materials, Sensors

Dr Danial Chitnis

Real-Time Optimisation of Chemical Processes using Transient Measurements Materials and Processes Carbon Capture and Separation Processes

Dr Gregory Francois

A simulator of the dynamics of America’s Cup foiling catamarans Energy Systems Naval Architecture

Dr Ignazio Maria Viola

Bio-inspired micro-decelerators Energy Systems Energy and Climate Change, Materials and Structures, Sensors

Dr Ignazio Maria Viola

Aerodynamics of high-performance yacht sails Energy Systems Naval Architecture

Dr Ignazio Maria Viola

Boundary integral methods for Stokes-flow parachutes Energy Systems Energy and Climate Change

Dr Ignazio Maria Viola

Aerodynamics of the gliding seeds of the Javan cucumber vine Energy Systems Energy and Climate Change

Dr Ignazio Maria Viola

Aerodynamics of the Scottish thistle, the national flower of Scotland Energy Systems Energy and Climate Change

Dr Ignazio Maria Viola

Bio-inspired morphing blades for wind and tidal turbines Energy Systems Energy and Climate Change, Offshore Renewable Energy

Dr Ignazio Maria Viola

Bio-inspired high-efficient arrays of tidal energy converters Energy Systems Bioengineering, Offshore Renewable Energy

Dr Ignazio Maria Viola

Contact models for DEM simulations of non-spherical particles Infrastructure and Environment Granular Mechanics and Industrial Infrastructure

Dr Kevin Hanley

Efficient Signal Processing for Nonlinear Fibre-Optic Communication Systems Digital Communications Communications

Dr Majid Safari

Optical Wireless Communication for 5G Heterogeneous Networks Digital Communications Communications

Dr Majid Safari

Theory and simulation of clustering in fluids with competing interactions Materials and Processes Systems Modelling from Atoms to Processes

Dr Martin Sweatman

Transition Engineering Towards Carbon Capture In Natural Gas Combined Cycles With Exhaust Gas Recycling (TECC-GAS) Energy Systems Carbon Capture and Separation Processes

Dr Mathieu Lucquiaud

Multiscale Urban Pedestrian Dynamics Multiscale Thermofluids Non-continuum and non-equilibrium fluid mechanics

Dr Matthew Borg

Transforming the sustainability of construction through a holistic multiscale modelling framework Materials and Processes Energy and Climate Change, Energy Policy, Economics and Innovation, Environmental Engineering, Infrastructure Sensing and Systems, Materials Design, Processing and Characterisation

Dr Rupert Myers

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