Projects

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CNT synthesis

A major review of the quantitative aspects of carbon nanotube formation using floating catalyst chemical vapour deposition

Closing in on turbulent flames

In this project we are trying to use a known spectrum of turbulence to understand the mixing rate (and reaction) of turbulent flames.

LII-PIV

Laser-induced incandescence particle image velocimetry (LII-PIV): a new technique for discriminating droplet and gas velocity.

LITGS

Laser-induced grating spectroscopy: LITGS signal obtained over a sooty ethylene flame: frequency proportional to $c^2$.

Recent Publications

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(2019). A simple method for measuring fine-to-ultrafine aerosols using bipolar charge equilibrium. ACS Sensors.

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(2019). Tracer-free laser-induced grating spectroscopy using a pulse burst laser at 100 kHz. Optics Express.

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(2019). Soot mass concentration sensor using quartz-enhanced photoacoustic spectroscopy. Aerosol Science and Technology.

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(2019). Temperature and water measurements in flames using 1064 nm Laser-Induced Grating Spectroscopy (LIGS). Combustion and Flame.

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(2019). Mapping the parameter space for direct-spun carbon nanotube aerogels. Carbon.

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(2019). Modelling the effect of aerosol polydispersity on unipolar charging and measurement in low-cost sensors. Journal of Aerosol Science.

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(2018). Dust Explosion Propagation in Small Diameter Pipes. Process Safety Progress.

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Jobs

Positions

  • DTA fellows. We are always looking for talented academic researchers interested in reacting flows and energy. If you are a UK or EU applicant with top credentials, you may be eligible for a doctoral training fellowship. Top international students may also apply, but funding may not cover the full fees.

  • CDT Aerosol positions We are part of a new Centre for Doctoral Training in Aerosols. If you are interested in the topic, contact us or the CDT organisers directly.

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Teaching

Contact

  • +44 1223 764098
  • Engineering Department, Trumpington St, Cambridge, CB2 1PZ, UK