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    United Kingdom

19972019
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Interests

Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics

Turbomachinery

Small Gas Turbines

Renewable power generation

Other

Stage 3 Coordinator

Particulars

Stage 3 Coordinator

Teaching

1st year Fluid Mechanics (205FOE104)

3rd year Fluid Power (105MEE332)

4th year Compressible Flow and Fluid Machines (105MEE410)

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Engines Engineering & Materials Science

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Projects 2001 2018

S2221MEE: Staamalo (Uk) Ltd

Spence, S.

01/08/200512/12/2019

Project: ktp

S2198MEE: DTI / Thermal Engineering Ltd

Spence, S.

01/08/200312/12/2019

Project: ktp

Research Output 1997 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

A Numerical and Experimental Investigation of the Impact of Mixed Flow Turbine Inlet Cone Angle

Leonard, T., Spence, S., Filsinger, D. & Starke, A., 01 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Turbomachinery . 141, 8, 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Intake systems
Cones
Turbines
Rotors
Engines

A Three-Zone Modeling Approach for Centrifugal Compressor Slip Factor Prediction

Stuart, C., Spence, S., Filsinger, D., Starke, A. & Kim, S., 16 Jan 2019, In : Journal of Turbomachinery . 141, 3, 12 p., 031008 .

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Centrifugal compressors
Computational fluid dynamics
Flow fields
Gases
Geometry

Design and Development of a High Efficiency Air Turbine Spindle for Small-Part Machining

Harris, P., Wintterer, M., Jasper, D., Linke, B., Brecher, C. & Spence, S., 07 Jun 2019, In : International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing-Green Technology. JPGT-D-18-00095R2.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Compressed air motors
Machining
Turbines
Air
Spindle

Development of a new low-cost tandem VGT concept for turbocharger applications

Erdmenger, R. R., Menter, K., Giepman, R., Clancy, C., Vadvadgi, A., Lavertu, T., Leonard, T. & Spence, S., 01 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power. 141, 3, p. 031006-031006-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Turbines
Geometry
Costs
Nozzles
3D printers

Unsteady RANS Simulation on the Effect of Film Cooling on Entropy Noise Generation in a Two-dimensional Stator Cascade

Bach, T., Mahmoudi, Y. & Spence, S., 11 Jul 2019, 26th International Congress on Sound and Vibration 07/07/2019 → 11/07/2019 Montreal, Canada: Proceedings. Canadian Acoustical Association, 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
film cooling
stators
cascades
entropy
simulation

Prizes

HKIE Outstanding Paper Award

Stephen Spence (Recipient), 2010

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Compressors
Flow fields
Engineers

IMechE Edwin Walker Best Paper Prize

Stephen Spence (Recipient), 1998

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Turbines
Rotors

IMechE George Stevenson Medal

Stephen Spence (Recipient), 2011

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Aerospace engineering
Fans
Nozzles
Aerodynamics
Engines

IMechE Kenneth Harris James Best Paper Prize

Stephen Spence (Recipient), 2011

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Aerospace engineering
Fans
Nozzles
Aerodynamics
Engines

Activities 2009 2017

13th European Turbomachinery Conference

Stephen Spence (Member of the organising committee)
20172019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Journal of the Global Power and Propulsion Society (Journal)

Stephen Spence (Associate editor)
20162018

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial activity

13th International Conference on Turbochargers and Turbocharging

Stephen Spence (Member of the organising committee)
20162018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

International Gas Turbine Congress 2015

Stephen Spence (Session chair)
18 Nov 2015

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

12th International Conference on Turbochargers and Turbocharging

Stephen Spence (Member of the organising committee)
20142016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Thesis

Design and analysis of a viscous film dynamometer for wide range turbocharger turbine performance mapping

Author: Boyd, M., Feb 2018

Supervisor: Spence, S. (Supervisor) & Kim, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy