Dr Hossein Enshaei
Teaching Fellow

  • Email: h.enshaei@ncl.ac.uk
  • Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8113
  • Address: Mast Depatment
    Armstrong Building
    Queen's Victoria Road
    University of Newcastle
    NE1 7RU
    Newcastle Upon Tyne


Hossein Enshaei was shipbuilding and conversion superintendent working at shanghai jiangnan shipyard, guangzhou cosco shipyard and ISOICO Persian Gulf. Prior to these roles, he has been the head of deck department of IRISL Marine Institute and contributing into several teaching modules. Moreover, he has been at sea over 10 years as navigator and the latest role was captain of several ocean going vessels. His interests are mainly in marine technology systems, dynamic modelling, numerical computation, simulation and applied control systems design..

Roles and Responsibilities

Teaching and Applied Research.


PhD Marine Technology

MSc Naval Architecture

BEng Mechanic

First Class Certificate of Competency

Previous Positions

Master Mariner
Lecturer at Marine Institute
Head of Deck department at Marine Institute
Hull and Machinery Supervisor for new building and conversion



Research Interests

Ballast Water Management Systems.
Ship dynamic stability

Marine control systems

Current Work

EU Funded Projects:
- BaWaPla:"Sustainable Ballast Water Treatment Plant"
- INTERREG:"North Sea Ballast Wtater Opportunity"

UK Government Funded Projects:
- The control of the spread of non indigenous species through ballast water.

Future Research

Modelling, Optimization and Control of Marine Systems using Artificial Neural Network.


Undergraduate Teaching

MAR3007 - Formal Safety Assessment & Design for Safety
MAR1004 - Marine informatics I
MAR2014 - Marine informatics II
MAR2012 - Support in teaching "Marine Production Management"

Postgraduate Teaching

MAR8026 - Marine Machinery System

MAR8003 - Marine transmission Systems

MAR 8007 - Support in teaching "Marine Production Technology"