Dr Paul Battersby
Telephone:020 7815 7906
School/Division:Engineering / Chemical and Energy Engineering
Paul is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Engineering in the Division of Chemical and Energy Engineering (CEE) and a member of the Explosion and Fire Research Group (EFRG) within CEE. His research area is flammable gas safety, especially hydrogen in the nuclear industry, and has worked on a large number of industrially funded research projects. He has over 20 publications, including several in internationally respected journals such as the International Journal of Hydrogen Energy.
Paul has taught students at various undergraduate and postgraduate level, ranging from Extended Degree (foundation) through HND, Bachelors and Masters levels. He has taught students of chemical engineering, electrical and electronic engineering, fire safety engineering and forensic science. He has experience in developing modules for courses and experience as a module leader.
Paul’s main research interests are reaction calorimetry and hydrogen safety, especially pertaining to the nuclear industry. He has worked on a large number of industrially sponsored research projects for clients including National Nuclear Laboratories, Sellafield Ltd, and the Health and Safety Executive (UK).
See Paul's publications at LSBU Open Research