Dr Metkel Yebiyo
Lecturer in Building Services Engineering
Telephone:020 7815 7526
School/Division:Built Environment and Architecture / Civil and Building Services Engineering
Dr Metkel Yebiyo is a Lecturer in the Building Services Engineering Division in the School of The Built Environment and Architecture. He specialises in refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pumps with interests in heat transfer, building performance modelling, computational fluid dynamics and renewable energy technologies. He has completed his PhD on optimisation of control strategies for ground source heat pumps from London South Bank University. Metkel has worked as postdoctoral Research Fellow at London South Bank University and he has over five years of research experience in refrigeration and air conditioning, energy and heat transfer systems.
- Construction practice
- Heat and mass transfer applications
- Passive building design
- Energy and engineering project
- Internal environment and comfort
- Design applications
- Integrated building design
- Sustainable refrigeration
- Refrigeration, air-conditioning and heat pump engineering
- Heat Transfer, refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pumps
- Commercial, industrial and domestic refrigeration
- Renewable and low carbon technologies
- Refrigerant leakage and carbon emissions
- Life cycle analysis
- Waste heat recovery
Most recent publications
Chaer, I and Pope, I and Yebiyo, M and Paurine, A Smart cities – Thermal networks for London. Thermal Science and Engineering Progress, 8. 10-16. DOI 10.1016/j.tsep.2018.07.011
Yebiyo, M and Paurine, A and Maidment, GG Control strategy of a novel dry air ground source (DAGS) system. In: CIBSE Technical Symposium 2018, Stretching the Envelop, 12 April 2018 - 13 April 2018, London.
Yebiyo, M and Maidment, GG Life-Saving Cooling. CIBSE journal, 201703.
Yebiyo, M and Maidment, GG and Paurine, A and Day, A Metering measurement challenges & monitoring of a large scale ground source heat pump (GSHP) system. In: at American Society of Heating Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) winter Conference, 28 February 2017 - 02 March 2017, Las Vegas.
Yebiyo, M and Maidment, GG The Value of hybrid heat pumps. CIBSE Journal, 2016.
Yebiyo, M Optimisation Of Inter- Seasonal Ground Source Heat Pumps With Predictive Behavioural Control. doctoral, London South Bank University.
Yebiyo, M and Chaer, I and Shatha, H and Ye, Z and Peter, S and Kadir, D Alternative Heat Transfer Fluid in Heating Systems-Energy Results from a Real Case Study. In: 9th International Conference on Thermal Engineering: Theory and Applications, 24 March 2016 - 26 March 2016, Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Yebiyo, M and Chaer, I and Shatha, H and Ye, Z and Dunn, A UK Centre for Efficient and Renewable Energy in Buildings (CEREB)- Lessons Learned After 5 Years of Running. In: 9th International Conference on Thermal Engineering: Theory and Applications, 24 - 26 March 2016, Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Yebiyo, M and Maidment, GG Magnetic Attraction. CIBSE journal, 201602.More publications at LSBU Research Open
Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE)
The Institute of Refrigeration (IOR)
The International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR)
Ground Source Heat Pump Association (GSHPA)