Dr Elias Tsoutsanis received his MEng in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Liverpool, UK in 2003, and obtained his PhD in Gas Turbine Engineering in 2010 from Cranfield University, UK. He received his PgCert in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education from Sheffield Hallam University, UK in 2018 and he is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy in UK.
He has worked as postdoctoral researcher at the National Technical University of Athens (2010-2011), Paragon SA Greece (2011-2012), and Qatar University (2012-2015). He has held faculty positions in Emirates Aviation University, UAE (2015-2017), and Sheffield Hallam University, UK (2017-2018).
He is currently working as a lecturer in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Birmingham.
His research interests include performance simulation, control, optimization, diagnostics, and prognostics of gas turbines used for power and propulsion applications. He has worked in several research projects funded by EPSRC, EU, and Qatar Foundation