Graduate of University of Nottingham in Mechanical Engineering, MEng, 1990
Project Engineer, IMI plc, 1990-1995
PGCE, Nottingham Trent University, 1996
PhD, University of Nottingham, 2000
Research Associate, University of Nottingham, 2000-2005
Academic, University of Nottingham, 2005-
Computational Fluid Dynamics in turbulent reacting flows and multiphase flows.
Experimental two phase flow in particulate-gas, liquid-gas and liquid-gas-solid systems.
Numerical and experimental heat transfer.
Applied thermodynamics and advanced power systems are the main areas of teaching, giving rise to new research projects with Undergraduate students to investigate fluid flow, two phase flow, machine… read more
Pneumatic conveying and control of pulverised coal.
Wet steam measurement.
Transport of cerebrospinal fluid in the central nervous system.
HAYDER MOHAMMED, DONALD GIDDINGS, GAVIN WALKER and HENRY POWER, 2018. CFD assessment of the effect of nanoparticles on the heat transfer properties of acetone/ZnBr2 solution Applied Thermal Engineering. 128, 264-273 WILLIAMS, O., EASTWICK, C., KINGMAN, S., GIDDINGS, D., LORMOR, S. and LESTER, E., 2017. Overcoming the caking phenomenon in olive mill wastes: Industrial Crops and Products Industrial Crops and Products. 101, 92-102
WILLIAMS, O., LESTER, E., KINGMAN, S., GIDDINGS, D., LORMOR, S. and EASTWICK, C., 2017. Benefits of dry comminution of biomass pellets in a knife mill: Biosystems Engineering Biosystems Engineering. 160, 42-54
Applied thermodynamics and advanced power systems are the main areas of teaching, giving rise to new research projects with Undergraduate students to investigate fluid flow, two phase flow, machine power and heat transfer.
Student project supervision in the area of heat transfer and two phase flow.
Combustion modelling in cement industry.
Lubrication in jet engine bearing chamber.
Oven rise of bread dough during baking.
Development of the next generation of domestic thermal storage heaters