School of Mechanical and Systems Engineering

Staff

Staff

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Dr Brian Abraham
Guest Member of Staff

Dr Paulus Aditjandra
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5997

Professor Brian Agnew
Guest Member of Staff

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Dr Yasmine Ammar
Guest Member of Staff

Dr Sandy Anderson
Guest Member of Staff

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Dr John Appleby
Head of School

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6286

Michael Armstrong
Technician

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Dr Ariyan Ashkanfar
Research Associate

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Stuart Aspey
Engineer

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Telephone: 0191 208 6167

Frank Atkinson
Mechanical Workshop Technician

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Christopher Aylott
Senior Engineer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 2680

Stuart Baker
CNC Manufacturing Technician

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6195

Dr Huashan Bao
Research Associate

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Amanda Baxter
School Office Manager

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3248

Jack Beal
Receptionist/Teaching Support Officer

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Telephone: 0191 208 5236

Dr Matthew Benning
Research Associate

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Dr Bob Bicker
Guest Member of Staff

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Dr Mohamed Blaow
Visiting Lecturer

Dr Martin Bone
Guest Member of Staff

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8617


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Richard Burnett
Electronics Support Engineer

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Telephone: 0191 208 6166

Professor Nilanjan Chakraborty
Professor of Fluid Dynamics

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Telephone: +44(0)191 208 3570

Peter Chapman
Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7145

Stephen Charlton
Workshop and Laboratory Supervisor

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6195

Dr Jinju Chen
Lecturer in Nano-biomechanics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5434

Dr Wanqun Chen
Research Associate

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Tania Cherry
Research Support Secretary

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6204

Sherry Chua
Degree Programme Co-ordinator

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Telephone: +65 6908 6052

David Clipperton
Technician Supervisor

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5519

Stephen Crosby
Engineering Technician

Professor Peter Cumpson
Science City Prof in MEMS

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7911

Dr Carl Dale
Research Associate

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Professor Kenneth Dalgarno
Sir James Woodeson Professor of Manufacturing Engineering

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8554

Dr Prodip Das
Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 6170

Robert Davidson
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6203

Linda Davies
Senior Finance Assistant

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6204

Marie Dixon
Secretary

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6192

Ian Douglass
Engineering Technician

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Telephone: +44 (0)1912084953

Chris Earle-Storey
Personal Assistant

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6164

Joanne Emery
Postgraduate Research Support Officer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5672

Martyn English
Senior Engineer

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Telephone: 0191 208 6236

Dr Iain Evans
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6245

Sian Evans
NewRail Strategy Group Manager

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3569

Belinda Fairbairn
Strategy Group Researcher

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8584

Jan Fairless
Clerical Assistant

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4904

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Telephone: 0191 208 7679

Professor Ian Fletcher
Prof of Surface Engineering

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Michael Foster
Electron Microscopy Engineer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6195

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3494

Dr Anna Fraszczyk
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3976

Dr Robert Frazer
Senior Engineer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6217

Dr Barry Gallacher
Reader in Engineering Dynamics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6221

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Telephone: 0191 208 3620

Professor Geoff Gibson
Research Director of NewRail and Professor of Composite Materials Engineering

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8562

Dr Kheng-Lim Goh
Senior Lecturer in Mech Engineering

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Telephone: +65 6908 6062

Dr Harry Grigg
Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6219

Dr Jack Hale
Reader in Structural Dynamics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6208

Andrew Hamer
Senior Engineer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6217

Dr Julian Happian-Smith
Lecturer in Automotive Design

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Paul Harrison
Electronics Technician

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Stephen Harrison
Apprentice Technician

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Dr John Hedley
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6002

Matthew Herdman
Technician

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6531

Jonathan Heslop
Research Assistant

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4858

Jamie Hodgson
CNC Manufacturing Technician

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Dr Zhongxu Hu
Senior Research Associate

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Dr Dehong Huo
Lecturer

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Telephone: 0191 208 6230

Dr Paul Hyde
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 124 628 1634

Leigh Ingle
Financial and Project Administrator

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4867

Dr Dewan Islam
Senior Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3972

Dr Saikat Jana
Research Associate

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Professor Tom Joyce
Professor of Orthopaedic Engineering

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6214

Andrew Kerr
Technician

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6195

Dr George Kotsikos
Project Manager

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5889

Giorge Koulin
Assistant Engineer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6191

Robert Lambert
Engineer

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Telephone: 0191 208 6280

Dr Michael Lau
Senior Lecturer (Design & Manufacturing)

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Telephone: +65 6908 6074

Janie Ling Chin
Research Assistant

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4945

Dr Timothy Lisle
Senior Engineer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6096

John Lockey
Guest Member of Staff

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6237

Dr Yiji Lu
Research Associate

Dr Kevin Ma
Research Associate

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Ken Madden
School Superintendent

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6198

Shahrain Mahmood
Experimental Officer

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Telephone: +65 6908 6077

Dr Sean Malkeson
Guest Member of Staff

Dr Marin Marinov
Rail Education Group Manager

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3976

Edward Mathieson
Undergraduate Support Officer

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Telephone: +44 191 2085634

Dr Emmanuel Matsika
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8648

Andrew McBride
Technician

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6531

Roma McGeehan
PG Taught Students Support Officer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3680

Chunqiong Miao
Visiting Researcher

Dr Rikard Mikalsen
Senior Research Associate

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Stephen Moore
Technician

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6216

Dr Billy Murdoch
Research Associate

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Dr Kazuma Nakai
Visiting Researcher

Dr Andrew Naylor
Lecturer (NUIS)

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Conor O'Neill
Rail Vehicles Group Manager

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3973

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Roberto Palacin
Rail Systems Group

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6829

Dr Pankaj Pathare
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 4947

Ann Pattison
Undergraduate Support Secretary

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3572

Dr Jose Portoles
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3080

Dr Ian Potts
Guest Member of Staff

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Navid Pourmohammadi
Assistant Engineer

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Telephone: 0191 208 6215

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Telephone: (0)191 208 8224

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6096

Dr Keerthi Rajendran
Guest Member of Staff

Emeritus Professor Mike Reeks
Emeritus Professor

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Telephone: +44 (0) 7540226345

Adam Richardson
Strengths Laboratory Technician

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Telephone: 07551931177

John Richardson
IT Manager/Principal IT Consultant (SAgE - MSE/Faculty office)

Professor John Roberts
Visiting Prof of Practice

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5821

Professor Mark Robinson
Director of NewRail and Professor of Rail Systems Engineering

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6197

James Rose
Apprentice Technician

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Professor Tony Roskilly
Director, Sir Joseph Swan Centre for Energy Research

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4952

Dr Mohammad Royapoor
Research Associate

Dr Naoko Sano
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 5787

Professor Bernhard Schartel
Visiting Professor

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Dr Susan Scholes
Research Fellow

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Patricia Scott
Personal Assistant - NewRail

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5821

Johannes Sellmann
Visiting Researcher

Professor Yuri Sergeev
Professor of Engineering Mathematics

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6284

Ian Sewell
Senior Engineer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7857

Dr Ramy Shaltout
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8657

Dr Brian Shaw
Director of Design Unit

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6199

Lewis Sholder
Apprentice Technician

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Derek Simm
IT Supervisor

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6480

Dr Andrew Smallbone
Senior Research Associate

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Telephone: 0191 208 4954

Lisa Smeaton
Guest Member of Staff

Dr Simon Smith
Lecturer in Design

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Robert Stewart
Guest Member of Staff

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Beth Stobo
Project Manager

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6192

Brian Stoker
Research Laboratory Supervisor

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Jacqueline Storey
Deputy School Manager, Learning and Teaching Administrator

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6213

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8538

David Swinney
Technician

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Dr Didier Talamona
Lecturer (Design & Manufacturing)

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Telephone: +65 6908 6082

Dr Mahesh Tangutooru
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 5681

Dr Steven Tay
Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering

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Telephone: 69086682

Dr Sarah Whalley
Research Administrator

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 2086163

Dr Osman Turan
Visiting Researcher

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Dr Cristian Ulianov
Rail Infrastructure Group Manager

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3971

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Telephone: +191 208 6158

Dr Daniel Wacks
Guest Member of Staff

Dr Sara Walker
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: 0191 208 7261

Dr Yaodong Wang
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4934

Derek Wanless
Technician

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Telephone: 0191 208 6531

Graeme Watson
Deputy School Superintendent

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Paul Watson
Control & Instrumentation Support Officer

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 208 6825

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 7203

Debbie Wilde
Programme Administrator

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Telephone: 0191 282 5965

Stephen Wilson
Senior Engineer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6217

Dr Eugene Wong
Lecturer & Director of Operations

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Telephone: +65 6908 6072

Clare Woroniuk
Research Assistant

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8641

Dr David Worsley
Visiting Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0)7941 829463

Dr Qibai Wu
Guest SJSC

Dr Hemantha Yeddu
Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering

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Telephone: 0191 208 5443

Dr Kai Yi
Visiting Researcher

Dr Jishan Zhang
Senior Engineer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6167

Lei Zhang
Visiting Researcher

Ann Zunder
Freight & Logistics Dissemination - NewRail

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8575

Tom Zunder
Rail Freight & Logistics Research Group Manager

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3975