Newcastle University , United Kingdom
Jonathan Downes (firstname.lastname@example.org )
School of Marine Science and Technology
University of Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 7RU Newcastle upon Tyne
Largest and broadest-based Marine Department in the U.K. and Europe, covering the fields of offshore engineering, marine engineering, naval architecture, small craft technology, oceanography, and marine biology and ecology. The School has a high national research rating (5) and is very active in international and national collaborative research projects.
Research Expertise in: Structural integrity of ships and offshore structures; structural reliability; application of alternative fuels on diesel engines and emissions control; ballast water treatment; ship safety and hazard analysis; computational fluid dynamics; dynamic behaviour of floating structures; concept design for marine vehicles; multi-criteria optimisation; robotics applied to underwater systems; parallel computing; finite element analysis and reliability of marine systems.