Projects for Mixed

Project title Supervisor MSc programme Project Type
Thermoelectric generator to utilise solar heat Dr Nick Bennett Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Energy, Renewable Energy Engineering Mixed
Distilling - distillery fermentations, product development Dr Annie Hill Brewing and Distilling Mixed
Developing Microbial Fuel Cell (MFC) with Enhanced Performance Okpu Onne Ambrose Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Brewing and Distilling, Energy, Materials For Sustainable And Renewable Energies, Oil and Gas Technology, Renewable Energy Engineering, Sustainability Engineering Mixed
Utilization of Microbial Fuel Cell (MFC) for Wastewater Treatment Fruh Wolf Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Brewing and Distilling, Energy, Materials For Sustainable And Renewable Energies, Oil and Gas Technology, Renewable Energy Engineering, Sustainability Engineering Mixed
Recycling waste heat for domestic or commercial heating Yeaw Chu Lee Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Energy, Materials For Sustainable And Renewable Energies, Renewable Energy and Distributed Generation, Renewable Energy Engineering, Sustainability Engineering Mixed
Development of a ping-pong ball tossing machine Xianwen Kong Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems Mixed
Double lens collimator feedback sensor for CPV applications Xiawnen Kong Embedded Systems, Photonics, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Improvement of a disassembly-free reconfigurable parallel manipulator Xianwen Kong Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems Mixed
Compliant mechanisms and applications (2015-16) Xianwen Kong Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems Mixed
Improvement of an assembly system for miniaturized products Dr Xianwen Kong Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems Mixed
Improvement of a material handling system for a hybrid machine Dr Xianwen Kong Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems Mixed
Embedded system for controlling a CPV solar panel Dr Xianwen Kong Embedded Systems, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems Mixed
Underwater Robotic and Sensor Networks (suitable for multiple students) Mauro Dragone Embedded Systems, Mobile Communications, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Brewing and distilling innovation and sustainability - Jane White Jane White Brewing and Distilling Mixed
Synthetic Load Duration curve Wolf-Gerrit Früh Energy, Renewable Energy Engineering, Sustainability Engineering Mixed
How to measure the 'Cost of Energy' Wolf-Gerrit Früh Energy, Renewable Energy Engineering, Sustainability Engineering Mixed
Brewing & Distilling, fermentation, valorisation and process improvement Dr Dawn Maskell Brewing and Distilling Mixed
Embedded systems, Augmented Reality and Interactive Robotic Tchnology for Independent Living (suitable for multiple students) Mauro Dragone Embedded Systems, Mobile Communications, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Internet of Robotic Things (suitable for multiple students) Mauro Dragone Embedded Systems, Mobile Communications, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Solar fuels: New insights into CO2 photoreduction- design of catalysts Prof Mercedes Maroto-Valer Energy, Materials For Sustainable And Renewable Energies, Oil and Gas Technology, Renewable Energy Engineering, Sustainability Engineering Mixed
Brewing and Distilling Raw Materials (Dr. Calum Holmes) Dr. Calum Holmes Brewing and Distilling Mixed
Electric vehicles as storage medium in small electricity grids Gudrun Kocher Embedded Systems, Energy, Renewable Energy and Distributed Generation, Renewable Energy Engineering, Smart Grid and Demand Management, Sustainability Engineering Mixed
Evaluation of thermally-optimised Li-ion cells performance as EESS in solar PV systems Mr Stefano Landini Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Renewable Energy and Distributed Generation, Renewable Energy Engineering, Smart Grid and Demand Management Mixed
Modelling of Gas-Solid Flows with Tribocharging Dr. Ali Ozel Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Energy, Oil and Gas Technology, Renewable Energy Engineering Mixed
Acoustic separation of parasitic worms Anne Bernassau Mixed
Design, manufacturing and performance characterisation of a capacitive inclinometer Marc Desmulliez Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Embedded Systems, Mobile Communications Mixed
Characterisation of a Resonant Ultrasound Spectroscope Marc Desmulliez Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Materials For Sustainable And Renewable Energies, Sustainability Engineering, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Phase-Change Materials for Tunable Surfaces and Electromagnetic Cloaks for Stealth Applications (2018-2019) Dimitris Anagnostou Mobile Communications, Photonics, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Dual-polarization and dual-frequency antennas and arrays for 5G telecommunication systems (2018-2019) Dimitris Anagnostou Mobile Communications, Renewable Energy and Distributed Generation, Renewable Energy Engineering, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Downhole Wireless RF Communications System for Deployment in Oil and Gas Wells Symon K. Podilchak Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Embedded Systems, Energy, Materials For Sustainable And Renewable Energies, Oil and Gas Technology, Renewable Energy and Distributed Generation, Renewable Energy Engineering, Sustainability Engineering Mixed
Brain Activation Patterns Examined for Collaborative Robotic Assistance in Minimally Invasive Surgery - Medical Robotics Mustafa Suphi Erden Advanced Mechanical Engineering, Embedded Systems, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Lab in a Box to Support STEM Teaching Keith Brown Embedded Systems, Mobile Communications, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Smart Grid and Demand Management Mixed
Low cost data acquisition system Keith Brown Embedded Systems, Renewable Energy and Distributed Generation, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems, Smart Grid and Demand Management, Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed
Reflector antenna design and test George Goussetis Mobile Communications Mixed
Development of Control Algorithms for a two-wheeled robot Dr. M.W.Dunnigan Embedded Systems, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems Mixed
Implementation of Nonlinear Control algorithms Dr. M.W.Dunnigan Embedded Systems, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems Mixed
Implementation of Adaptive Control algorithms Dr. M.W.Dunnigan Embedded Systems, Robotics, Autonomous and Interactive Systems Mixed
Acoustic particle detection (2016-17) (2016-17) Anne Bernassau Vision, Image and Signal Processing Mixed