University of Bath

IAAPS Research Team

IAAPS research team working on automotive propulsion system research into the development of ultra-low and zero emission vehicles

The IAAPS research team work with researchers and industry partners on collaborative R&D to accelerate the transition to ultra-low and zero emission vehicles. Through the use of precise experimentation and accurate simulation of real-world driving conditions, the team deliver experimental research underpinned by scientific enquiry, enabling advancements in computational predictive capabilities, validated by data that is realistic and precise. The work of our experienced and talented academic team is experimentally intensive, analytically demanding and highly collaborative. Coupled with a reputation for focused delivery, our academic team are committed to collaborating on high quality research that has impact.

Members

  • Gary Hawley

    Dean of the Faculty of Engineering & Design
    Professional portrait photograph of Professor Gary Hawley

    Gary is responsible for teaching, research and strategic planning in the Faculty of Engineering & Design.

  • Christian Brace

    Professor Christian Brace
    Chris Brace

    Christian is a professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Sam Akehurst

    Professor Sam Akehurst

    Sam is a professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Jamie Turner

    Professor Jamie Turner
    Professor Jamie Turner

    Jamie is professor of engines and energy systems in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and is a member of the Powertrain and Vehicle Research Centre.

  • Colin Copeland

    Dr Colin Copeland - Reader

    Colin is a reader in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Richard Burke

    Dr Richard Burke - Senior Lecturer
    Richard Burke

    Richard Burke is a senior lecturer in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, and focuses on the characterisation of automotive powertrain systems.

  • Chris Bannister

    Dr Christopher Bannister - Senior Lecturer
    Chris Bannister

    Chris is a senior lecturer in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Chris Chuck

    Professor Christopher Chuck
    Chris Chuck

    Chris is a Professor of Bioprocess Engineering in the Department of Chemical Engineering and Director of the Centre for Integrated Bioprocessing Research.

  • Kevin Robinson

    Dr Kevin Robinson - Senior Lecturer

    Kevin is a senior lecturer in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, researching heat transfer mechanisms inside the cooling passages of IC engines.

  • Bradley Cox

    Dr Bradley Cox - Teaching Fellow
    Bradley Cox

    Bradley is a Teaching Fellow in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. He is also the Director of Studies for the MSc Automotive Engineering.

  • Edward Chappell

    Dr Edward Chappell - Research Fellow

    Edward is a research fellow in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Andrew Lewis

    Dr Andrew Lewis - Research Fellow
    Andrew Lewis

    Andrew is a research fellow in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Giovanni Vorraro

    Dr Giovanni Vorraro - Research Associate

    Giovanni is a research associate in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Simon Pickering

    Dr Simon Pickering - Research Fellow

    Simon is a research fellow in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Tomasz Duda

    Tomasz Duda - Research Associate

    Tomasz is a research associate in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Ian Kennedy

    Dr Ian Kennedy - Research Associate

    Ian is a research associate in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Misan Madamedon

    Misan Madamedon - Research Associate

    Misan is a research associate in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Robert Wragge-Morley

    Dr Robert Wragge-Morley - Research Associate

    Robert is a research associate in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Yang Zhang

    Dr Yang Zhang - Research Associate

    Yang is a research associate in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Sipeng Zhu

    Dr Sipeng Zhu - Research Associate

    Sipeng is a research associate in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Karl Giles

    Karl Giles - Research Assistant

    Karl is a research assistant in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Pratoy Mitra

    Pratoy Mitra - Research Assistant

    Pratoy is a research assistant in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Simon Orchard

    Simon Orchard - Research Assistant

    Simon is a research assistant in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Matthew Turner

    Matthew Turner - Research Assistant

    Matthew is a research assistant in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Davide Di Blasio

    Davide Di Blasio - Research Assistant

    Davide is a research assistant in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

  • Seyed Fazeli

    Dr Seyed Fazeli - Research Associate

    Seyed is a research associate in the Department of Electronic & Electrical Engineering.

  • Shan Bradley-Cong

    Research Project Coordinator

    Shan coordinates the activities and finances of externally funded research projects.