Academic Division: Energy, Fluid Mechanics and Turbomachinery
Research group: Turbomachinery
James Brind is working towards a PhD thesis in the area of gas turbine film cooling. The project, involving both experiments and numerical simulations, is in collaboration with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries.
3A5: Thermodynamics and Power Generation supervision
James Brind completed his undergraduate studies at Peterhouse (m. 2010), receiving the MEng degree in Mechanical Engineering in 2014. Following on from this, he entered the Centre for Doctoral Training in Gas Turbine Aerodynamics at the Whittle Laboratory, achieving the MRes degree in 2015 and continuing on to the PhD phase of the programme.