Uncovering ideal applications for varying scales of marine propulsion

This theme focuses upon overcoming key technical barriers to effective end use.

The work involves applying the fundamental learning from Theme 2, with the aim of minimising end use energy demand and pollutants through innovative engines coupled to new fuelling and after-treatment systems.

Ship's engine room

Research team

Theme leader
  • Prof Alasdair Cairns
  • Dr Ajith Ambalakatte
  • Dr Steven Begg
  • Prof Chris Gerada
  • Prof David Grant
  • Prof Jon McKechnie
  • Prof Kevin Morgan
  • Prof Rob Morgan
  • Reese Murugan
  • Dr Vikas Sharma
  • Prof Athanasios Tsolakis
  • Prof Agustin Valera-Medina
  • Dr Dawei Wu
  • Yan Zhang