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Department of Engineering

Energy, Transport and Urban Infrastructure - Theme directory

Energy, Transport and Urban Infrastructure - Theme directory

Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Academic Division: Mechanics, Materials and Design

Research Group: Applied Mechanics

Research Areas: Advanced braking control, vehicle dynamics, heavy goods vehicles, fuel consumption, road freight, vehicle safety, steering, road damage, asphalt micromechanics

Professor of Acoustics and Biomedical Technology

Research Group: Fluids

Research Areas: Acoustic emissions, jet engines, aircraft noise, gas turbine noise, domestic appliances, heart and lung sounds, everyday things

Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Academic Division: Civil Engineering

Research Areas: Ground improvement, land remediation, smart infrastructure materials.

Professor of Engineering and the Environment

Academic Division: Civil Engineering

Research Group: Structures

Research Areas: Reducing global carbon emissions, sustainability, structural theory

Professor of Engineering

Academic Division: Electrical Engineering

Research Areas: Solar photovoltaics, Nanomaterials, Nanotechnology,Energy Storage, Carbon electronics, Energy Harvesting, Intelligent electrical power, Power electronics

University Associate Professor

Research Group: Turbomachinery

Research Areas: Turbomachinery, heat transfer, rotating flows, gas-turbines, power generation, aircraft

Professor of Aerodynamics

Research Group: Fluids

Research Areas: Aerodynamics, high-speed flow, unsteady flows, vehicle aerodynamics, shock-wave interactions

Professor of Nanomaterials and Aerosol Engineering

Research Group: Energy

Research Areas: Clean energy, emissions, nanoparticles, aerosol, transportation, exhaust

Laing O'Rourke Professor of Construction Engineering

Academic Division: Civil Engineering

Research Group: Construction Engineering

Research Areas: Construction Engineering & Management, Job-Site Automation, Generating As-Built BIMs, Infrastructure Data Sensing, Analysis and Knowledge Discovery

Professor of Computational Engineering

Research Group: Energy

Research Areas: Combustion, turbulence, simulation, modelling, numerical methods

Professor

Academic Division: Mechanics, Materials and Design

Research Group: Materials Engineering

Research Areas: Bulk superconductivity, flux pinning, electromagnetism, magnetic levitation

Professor of Architectural Engineering

Academic Division: Civil Engineering

Research Group: Structures

Research Areas: Building simulation, sustainability, uncertainty analysis, synergistic energy systems in cities

Nanjing Professor of Technology and Innovation

Academic Division: Electrical Engineering

Research Group: Photonics

Research Areas: Holography and 3D displays, AR/VR HMDs and HUDs, high bandwidth spatial light modulators, meta/novel photonic devices and modules, fibre optic switches, radiation control for the built environment, GHz/THz tunable dielectrics, printable electronics.

Professor of Computational Mechanics

Academic Division: Civil Engineering

Research Group: Structures

Research Areas: Structural engineering, computational mechanics, computer-aided design

Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Academic Division: Mechanics, Materials and Design

Research Group: Applied Mechanics

Research Areas: driver, vehicle, dynamics, control

Professor

Academic Division: Electrical Engineering

Research Areas: Superconductivity, magnetism, renewable power generation, MRI, NMR, FCL, motors and generators

Professor of Sustainable Engineering

Research Group: Energy

Research Areas: Resource system mapping, energy and material flow analysis. demand reduction, energy conversion, energy storage

Professor of Fluid Mechanics

Research Group: Fluids

Research Areas: Turbulence theory, geophysical turbulence, wave-turbulence interactions, geodynamo

Research Group: Fluids

Research Areas: Noise, vibration, aircraft, low-emission combustion, gas turbines, clean energy

Director of Undergraduate Education

Academic Division: Mechanics, Materials and Design

Research Group: Materials Engineering

Research Areas: Superconductors, Critical Currents, Energy Technology

Director of Research in Industrial Sustainability

Academic Division: Manufacturing and Management

Research Group: Production Processes

Research Areas: Manufacturing, sustainabllity, sustainable factories, circular economy

Lecturer

Academic Division: Electrical Engineering

Research Areas: Renewable power, electrical machines, finite element analysis modelling, electromagnetics, micromagnetics

Professor of Electronic Engineering

Academic Division: Electrical Engineering

Research Areas: Metal oxides, large-area electronics, thin film transistors, acoustic wave sensors

Professor of Fluid Mechanics

Research Group: Fluids

Research Areas: Wall turbulence, flow control, turbulent drag reduction, roughness, textured surfaces, superhydrophobic surfaces, permeable substrates

Academic Division: Information Engineering

Research Group: Control

Research Areas: Control, i/c engine control, control applications

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