Existing projects

Existing EngD Projects

EngD Project Students
StudentCompanySupervisor
Ashley Adams Unilever (Port Sunlight) Professor Rowson/ Professor Adams
Daniel Adetunji Rolls-Royce and LLBC Technologies Professor Blackburn/ Dr Greenwood
Amir Asghari Amir Asghari Premier Foods Professor Norton / Dr Greenwood
Tom Avery
[EngD Conference abstract]
Tom Avery Mast Carbon Professor Blackburn / Professor Rowson

Publications

T Avery, S Blackburn, S Tennison, N Rowson, Effect of polymer chain length on the rate of phase migration, 12th International Conference on Ceramic Processing Science, Portland, Oregon, August 2013.

David Bell
[EngD Conference abstract]
David Bell Dupont Teijin Films Professor Preece / Dr Greenwood

Publications

Poster : European Microscopy Congress 2012 (EMC 2012), Manchester, Application of Surface Metrology to Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Surface UV Degradation.

Poster : Nano-Molecular Analysis for Emerging Technologies V (NMAET V), NPL Teddington, Application of Surface Metrology to Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Surface UV Degradation.

Presentation : YKI Inform research exchange 2012, Stockholm, Applications of AFM to Design Engineering of Polyester Film Products.

Presentation : Bruker Surface Metrology Workshop 2013, Pilkington UK R&D Headquarters, Atomic Force Microscopy Applications at DuPont Teijin Films.

Presentation accepted : World Congress of Chemical Engineering (WCCE9), Aug 2013, Application of Surface Metrology to PET Surface UV Degradation.

Laura Bueno Romo P&G Professor Bakalis
Andrea Celani Johnson Matthey

Professor Bakalis/
Professor Simmons

James Champion
[EngD Conference abstract]
James Champion Dupont Teijin Films Professor Simmons / Dr Robbins

Publications

Presentation : Champion, J., Looney, K. and Simmons, M. Improving layer control in multi-layered polyester films using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Presentation at STAR Global Conference, Orlando, USA, March 2013.

Presentation and Conference Paper : Champion, J., Looney, K. and Simmons, M. Using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) to analyse the limits of the secondary layer thickness in multi-layered polyester films, TAPPI PLACE Conference, Dresden, May 2013

Peter Clark
[EngD Conference abstract]
Peter Clark Johnson Matthey Professor Simmons / Professor Blackburn

Publications

Paper : Clark. P. 2010. Effects of Steam Sample Degassing on CCGT Station Start-Up Profile. PowerPlant Chemistry. 12(4). 246-251

Trade Journal : S.Wilkinson, P.Clark Why not EngD ? The Chemical Engineer March 2012

Poster: Clark, P.J., Tsoligkas, A.N., Simmons, M.J., Blackburn, S., Stitt., E.H., Yuan, QW., Hoyle, B.S., Monitoring Suspensions using Electrical Tomography, SPSER Conference, Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, September 2012.
 
Poster: P.J. Clark, Monitoring of Suspensions using Electrical Tomography, Poster presented at Suspensions, Processing and Suspensions Engineering Rheology, Cambridge, 2012.

Article: P.J. Clark, Yield Stress, fact or fiction? Experimentation Magazine, March 2013.

Conference Paper, presentation and poster: Clark, P.J., Tsoligkas, A.N., Simmons, M.J., Blackburn, S., Stitt., E.H., Detection of phase and other sharp boundaries using Electrical Capacitance Tomography, WCIPT7 Conference, Krakow, September 2013.
 
Poster: Clark, P.J., Tsoligkas, A.N., Simmons, M.J., Blackburn, S., Stitt., E.H., Wang, M., Hoyle, B.S., Monitoring of Suspensions using Electrical Impedance Spectroscopy, Manufacturing the Future Conference, Cranfield University, September 2013.

Borja Roman Corrochano
[EngD Conference abstract]
Borja Roman Corrochano Kraft Professor Bakalis

Publications

Presentation : Optimising Coffee Extraction Using a Multiscale Approach. 9th European Congress of Chemical Engineering, The Hague, The Netherlands, April 21-25, 2013.

Poster : Optimising Coffee Extraction Using a Multiscale Approach. 9th World Congress of Chemical Engineering, Seoul, August 18-23, 2013

Maxwell Dawes Maxwell Dawes AWE Professor Blackburn, Dr Greenwood
Toni-Bianca Di Paolo  Lexon Professor Preece/
Professor Zhang
Elliot Douse Elliot Douse Rolls-Royce Professor Blackburn / Dr Greenwood
Laudina Duffus
[EngD Conference abstract]
  Cargill Professor Norton, Dr. Spyropoulos

Publications

Book chapter submitted: R. Pichot, L. Duffus, I Zafeiri, F. Spyropoulos, I.T. Norton, Particle-stabliised food emulsions, submitted for inclusion in Particle-Stabilised Emulsions and Colloids: Formation and Application. Royal Society of Chemistry, to be published in July 2014.

Catherine Ellerby   P&G (Egham) Dr Gkatzionis
Cyrus Espinoza Cyrus Espinoza Unilever R&D Port Sunlight Professor Simmons / Professor Pacek
Victor Francia
[EngD Conference abstract]
  P&G Professor Simmons / Dr Greenwood

Publications

Presentation : Francia, V., Martin, L., Bayly, A.E., Simmons, M.J.H. Particle growth sources on counter-current spray drying. Initial results: impact of collision frequency and efficiency.  5th International Granulation Workshop, Lausanne, Switzerland: 20-22 June 2011.

 Zoe George  PepsiCo Professor Norton/
Dr Spyropoulos
Andrew Gray Andrew Gray P&G (Newcastle) Professor Zhang
Alistair Green
[EngD Conference abstract]
Alistair Green Rich Foods Dr Cox / Dr Greenwood

Publications

Presentation : A.Green, P.W.Cox, R.W.Greenwood. Air filled emulsions International symposium on Food Rheology and Microstructure, Zurich April 2012 

Presentation : A.Green, P.W.Cox, R.W.Greenwood. Optimisation of chemical composition and sonication for air filled emulsion production. 11th International Hydrocolloids Conference, May 2012 Purdue University USA

Paper : A. J. Green, K. A. Littlejohn, P. Hooley, P. W. Cox, Formation and stability of food foams and aerated emulsions: Hydrophobins as novel functional ingredients, Current Opinion in Colloids and Interface Science, 2013, In Press.

Poster : A. J. Green, M. Boujot-Matignon, P. W. Cox, The Effects of the Freeze Thaw Cycle on Proteins Used for the Production of Air Filled Emulsions. Presented at the 4th International Conference on BioFoams, Toronto, Aug 2013.

Erik Hughes
[EngD Conference abstract]
The Welding Institute Professor Grover, Professor Rowson
Charlotte Iosson Mondelez International Dr Ingram/
Professor Bakalis/
Professor Fryer
Nathan Johnson Rolls-Royce Dr Connolly/
Dr Greenwood
Peter Keeley Tetronics International Professor Rowson/
Professor Blackburn
Anthony Kent
[EngD Conference abstract]
Anthony Kent Unilever Prof Adams / Professor Rowson
Daniel Kurukji
[EngD Conference abstract]
Daniel Kurukji Syngenta Prof Norton / Dr Spyropoulos

Publications

Paper : D.Kurukji, R.Pichot, F.Spyropoulos, I.T.Norton, Interfacial Characteristics of Sodium Stearoyl Lactylate (SSL) as an Oil-In-Water Pickering Emulsion Stabiliser, Submitted to Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, In Press.

Aristodimos Lazidis
[EngD Conference abstract]
Aristodimos Lazidis Nestle Professor Norton

Publications

Presentation: A. Lazidis, R. Hancocks, M. Kreuss, R. Berrocal, I.T. Norton, Protein stabilised foams: Rheological properties and stability. Biofoams, 2013, Toronto, Canada.

Xabier Legaretta Basabe
[EngD Conference abstract]
  Cadbury Professor Fryer / Professor Bakalis / Dr Ingram

Publications

Presentation : X.Legaretta, S.Bakalis, A. Ingram.  An investigation into particle size reduction of milk chocolate by roll refining 5th Asian Particle Technology Symposium (APT 2012) Singapore, July 2012.

David Lloyd
[EngD Conference abstract]
David Lloyd Syngenta Prof Norton / Dr Spyropoulos

Publications

Publication: F. Spyropoulos, D. Lloyd, R. Hancocks, A. Pawlik, Advances in Membrane Emulsification. Part A: Recent Developments in Processing Aspects and Microstructural Design Approaches, accepted for publication in Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture.

Publication: F. Spyropoulos, D. Lloyd, R. Hancocks, A. Pawlik, Advances in Membrane Emulsification. Part B: Recent Developments in Modelling and Scale-up approaches, accepted for publication in Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture.

Davidson Lutkenhaus P&G Professor Bakalis
Olga Mihailova
[EngD Conference abstract]
Olga Mihailova P&G Professor Bakalis / Dr Greenwood
Richard Moakes
[EngD Conference abstract]
Kerry Group Professor Norton, Dr. Spyropoulos
Raul Mohedano
[EngD Conference abstract]
Raul Mohedano P&G Professor Bakalis / Dr Greenwood

Publications

Poster : Fundamentals on water motion inside a commercial dishwasher, 9th European Congress of Chemical Engineering.

Presentation : To be given at 9th World Congress of Chemical Engineering, Seoul, South Korea , August 2013

Charles Moore-Kelly

 

  Pall Life Sciences Professor Thomas / Dr Dafforn
Jon Morrison
[EngD Conference abstract]
Jon Morrison Rolls Royce Dr Connolly / Dr Ponton / Dr Greenwood

Publications

Presentation : Effect of Water Chemistry on Corrosion of Stainless Steel and Deposition of Corrosion Products in High Temperature Pressurised Water Nuclear Plant Chemistry Conference, Paris, 2012

Presentation : Flow Assisted Corrosion and Deposition of Corrosion Products in Nuclear Reactor Plants, Energy at Birmingham, 2011 & UKERC Sustainable Energy Summer School 2011

Presentation : Corrosion and Deposition in Nuclear Reactors , RSC Energy Sector Early Career Energy Sector Chemists Symposium 2012

Rikki Norris
[EngD Conference abstract]
Rolls Royce Professor Blackburn, Dr Greenwood
Suzanne Pinkney
[EngD Conference abstract]
Suzanne Pinkney Imerys Professor Blackburn / Professor Rowson

Publications

Poster : S.Pinkney, M. Riley, N.A.Rowson, A.Ingram PEPT in a stirred media mill. 11th UK Particle Technology Forum, University of Loughborough April 2012.

Presentation : M.Riley, S.Pinkney, N.A.Rowson, S.Blackburn, A.Ingram, D.Skuse. Positon Emission Particle Tracking for Vertical Stirred Media Mills, NanoFormulation 2012, Barcelona May 2012 

Presentation : S.Pinkney, M.Riley, N.A.Rowson, S.Blackburn, D.Skuse. Positron Emission Particle Tracking in a Vertical Stirred Media Mill, 23rd World Mining Congress, Montreal August 2013 

Presentation : S.Pinkney, N.A.Rowson, S.Blackburn, D.Skuse. Residence Time Distribution of Stirred Media Mills, 9th World Congress of Chemical Engineering, Seoul August 2013

Katherine Preece
[EngD Conference abstract]
Unilever Dr Cox, Dr Marshman
Martin Riley
[EngD Conference abstract]
Martin Riley Imerys Professor Blackburn / Professor Rowson

Publications

Poster : S.Pinkney, M. Riley, N.A.Rowson, A.Ingram PEPT in a stirred media mill. 11th UK Particle Technology Forum, University of Loughborough April 2012

Presentation : M.Riley, S.Pinkney, N.A.Rowson, S.Blackburn, A.Ingram, D.Skuse. Positon Emission Particle Tracking for Vertical Stirred Media Mills, NanoFormulation 2012, Barcelona May 2012

Presentation : S.Pinkney, M.Riley, N.A.Rowson, S.Blackburn, D.Skuse. Positron Emission Particle Tracking in a Vertical Stirred Media Mill, 23rd World Mining Congress, Montreal August 2013

Poster: M. Riley, Positron emission particle tracking in a stirred media mill, Presented at WCCE9, Seoul, Korea, August 2013.

 
Matthew Ruszala
[EngD Conference abstract]
Akzo Nobel Professor Rowson, Professor Grover

Publications

Presentation: M. Ruszala, N. Rowson, J. Aumonier, R. Farnfield, I. Brown, Mine to mill: Optimisation of aggregates production. Presented at 23rd World Mining Conference, Montreal, Canada, August 2013.

Poster: M. Ruszala, N. Rowson, J. Aumonier, R. Farnfield, I. Brown, Mine to mill: Optimisation of aggregates production. Presented at WCCE9, Seoul, Korea, August 2013.
 
Aderomola Sadiq Aderomola Sadiq BASF SE Professor Preece / Dr Cox
Riten Solanki
[EngD Conference abstract]
Rolls Royce Professor Blackburn, Dr Greenwood
Tom Standring
[EngD Conference abstract]
Tom Standring Ross Ceramics Professor Blackburn / Professor Rowson

Publications

Presentation and Paper : T. Standring. Fabricating successful ceramic components using development carrier systems. Accepted for presentation at 37th International Conference and Expo on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, September 2013.

Presentation: T Standring, P Wilson, S Blackburn, "Influence of feedstock preparation on ceramic core formation using a development carrier system", 12th  International Conference on Ceramic Processing Science, Portland, Oregon, August 2013.

 
Dmytro Stratiychuk-Dear DuPont Teijin Films Professor Blackburn/
Professor Simmons
Luke Swain
[EngD Conference abstract]
Luke Swain Rolls Royce Professor Blackburn / Dr Reed
Christine Tock
[EngD Conference abstract]
Christine Rowan Campden BRI Dr Cox / Dr Robbins

Publications

Presentation : Christine Rowan, Fred Gates, Charles Speirs, Gary Tucker, Phil Robbins, Phil Cox.  Stickiness of Bread Dough.  The 6th International Symposium on Food Rheology and Structure - ISFRS 2012.

 
Jessica Tuck Jessica Tuck P&G (Cincinnatti) Professor Fryer / Professor Bakalis
Emily Summerton P&G Professor Bakalis
Thomas Wood Johnson Matthey Professor Simmons
Ioanna Zafeiri
[EngD Conference abstract]
Ioanna Zafeiri Cargill Professor Norton, Dr. Spyropoulos

Publications

Poster : Fabrication of Pickering particles from food-grade lipids. Accepted for presentation at Nanoformulation 2013, Manchester 2013.

Book chapter submitted: R. Pichot, L. Duffus, I Zafeiri, F. Spyropoulos, I.T. Norton, Particle-stabliised food emulsions, submitted for inclusion in Particle-Stabilised Emulsions and Colloids: Formation and Application. Royal Society of Chemistry, to be published in July 2014.