2015-present, co-Director of the Centre of Doctoral Training in Gas Turbine Aerodynamics.
2013-present, Chair in Aerothermal Technology, Cambridge University.
2013-present, Director of Rolls-Royce Whittle Laboratory University Technical Centre.
2010-2014, co-Lead of Cambridge University Engineering Department Theme - Inspiring Research Through Industrial Collaboration.
2009-2013, Reader in Energy Technology, Cambridge University.
2002-present, Fellowship at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge.
2001-2009, University Lecturer in Turbomachinery, Cambridge University.
1999-2001, College Lecturer, New College, Oxford.
1996-1999, Spooner Junior Research Fellow, New College Oxford.
DPhil 1998, St Catherine's College, Oxford University.
MA 1993, St Catherine's College, Oxford University.
Honours and Awards
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Gas Turbine Award 2010, 2014 and 2015.
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) IGTI Turbomachinery and Heat Transfer Committee Best Paper Award, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2014, 2015, 2016.
Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) Thomas Hawksley Gold Medal 2010.
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Air Breathing Propulsion Best Paper Award 2008.
Main Research interest
Over the next 20 years improving core gas turbine efficiency will play a key in enabling the development of the next generation of