Mechanical Engineering & Design

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Tissue Engineering & Materials Science
Rankine cycle Engineering & Materials Science
Desalination Engineering & Materials Science
Reverse osmosis Engineering & Materials Science
Lasers Engineering & Materials Science
Engines Engineering & Materials Science
Water Engineering & Materials Science
desalination Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 2001 2020

1D Modelling of a micro gas turbine for multi-generation

Purewal, C., Rezk, A. & Smith, D. I., Aug 2019, 4 p.

Research output: Other contribution

Gas turbines
Energy storage

A Comparative Study of Energy Storage Systems and Active Front Ends for Networks of Two Electrified RTG Cranes

Alasali, F., Luque, A., Mayer, R. & Holderbaum, W., 10 May 2019, 12, 9, 1771.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Gantry cranes
Energy Storage
Storage System

Adapted Delaunay triangulation method for free-form surface generation from random point clouds for stochastic optimization applications

Bhattarai, S., Dahal, K., Vichare, P. & Chen, W., 29 Aug 2019, 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Free-form Surface
Delaunay triangulation
Point Cloud
Stochastic Optimization

Student theses

Acoustic emission characteristics of metals

Author: Sulaiman, L. S., 1979

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

AC self-bearing motors with a bridge configured winding

Author: Khoo, W. K., Aug 2002

Supervisor: Norris, W. T. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy


Active vibration control at machinery feet

Author: Lau, M., Jan 2000

Supervisor: Garvey, S. D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy



National Teaching Fellow

Gareth A Thomson (Recipient), 2016

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

Activities 2008 2019

Developing Engineering skills through deliberate practice and growth mind-set

Sarah Junaid (Speaker), Paul Warrington (Speaker)
31 Jan 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

RAEng / South African Dept of Higher Education & Training Engineering Workshops - Dealing with Large Classes

Gareth Thomson (Keynote/plenary speaker)
8 May 20199 May 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

External Examiner

Gareth Thomson (Examiner)

Activity: Examination typesExamination