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Interdisciplinary Research Centre

Computational optimisation techniques can be used to significantly increase the economical incentives and reduce the environmental impact of the future integrated renewable energy technologies of tomorrow. This area includes life cycle analysis, sustainable supply chains and operations management.

Some key centres and initiatives include:


Researchers working in this area:

Prof Colm-Cille Caulfield

Professor of Environmental and Industrial Fluid Dynamics

Prof Jonathan Cullen

Professor of Sustainable Engineering

Member of the Energy IRC Steering Committee

Prof Duncan McFarlane

Professor in Industrial Information Engineering

Prof Andy Neely

Pro-Vice-Chancellor: Enterprise and Business Relations

Prof John Orr

Professor of Structural Engineering

Dr Andre Serrenho University Assistant Professor in Engineering, Environment and Sustainable Development
Prof Stuart Scott Professor of Energy and Thermodynamics
Dr Yongjiang Shi University Associate Professor
Dr Jagjit Srai Director of Research