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 Umair Ahmed
Research Associate

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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

Mykhailo Asaulov
Assistant Research Engineer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6280

Dr Ariyan Ashkanfar
Visiting Researcher

Dr Andrew Aspden
Lecturer in Thermofluid Dynamics

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

Laura Babici
Guest Member of Staff

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

Dr Matthew Benning
Research Associate

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Dr Bob Bicker
Guest Member of Staff

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Dr Martin Bone
Guest Member of Staff

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8617

Sylvia Brown
Project Officer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6192


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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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Dr Liang Cheng
Research Associate

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Tania Cherry
Research Support Secretary

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6204

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

Mathieu Dumas
KTP Associate (DePuy Int Ltd)

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Chris Earle-Storey
Personal Assistant

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6164

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

Steven Farrell
Mechanical Laboratory Technician

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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 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

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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 Joan Harvey
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8829

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
Technician

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Dr Malasree Home
Faculty Athena Swan Officer

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Telephone: 0191 208 5672

Dr Zhongxu Hu
Senior Research Associate

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Sarah Hunt
Postgraduate Taught Support Officer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 83680

Dr Dehong Huo
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: 0191 208 6230

Dr Paul Hyde
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 124 628 1634

Dr Philip Hyde
Lecturer

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Telephone: 0191 208 6196

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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Dr Boru Jia
Research Associate

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Dr Long Jiang
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
Guest Member of Staff

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

Susan Lawson
School Manager

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6213

Dr Janie Ling Chin
Research Associate

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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

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John Lockey
Industrial Liaison Manager

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Telephone: 0191 208 6237

Dr Yiji Lu
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4827

Dr Kevin Ma
Research Associate

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Ken Madden
School Superintendent

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6198

Dr Abdullah Malik
Senior Research Associate

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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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Dr Javier Munguia Valenzuela
Lecturer in Additive Manufacturing- 3D Lab leader

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6216

Dr Billy Murdoch
Research Associate

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Dr Tomohiro Okino
Visiting Researcher

Dr Jayathilake Pahala Gedara
Research Associate

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Dr Roberto Palacin
Rail Systems Group Lead

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6829

Professor Jari Pallari
Visiting Prof of Practice

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Dr Allen Parker
Guest Member of Staff

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

Jonathan Powell
Research Associate

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Telephone: (0)191 208 8224

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6158

Dr Zi Qian
Research Associate (New Rail)

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Dr Miriam Rabacal
Visiting Researcher

Dr Keerthi Rajendran
Guest Member of Staff

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Telephone: 01912086392

Tom Reavie
Assistant Research Engineer

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Telephone: 0191 208 6191

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
Principal IT Consultant (SAgE Faculty)

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

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Dr Susan Morgan
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 Brian Shaw
Director of Design Unit

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6199

Dr Sadia Sheraz
Research Associate

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Lewis Sholder
Workshop Technician

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Dr Islam Shyha
Visiting Fellow

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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Callum Squires
IT Technician (SAgE - MSE)

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Telephone: 86480

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 Sabrina Tardio
Research Associate

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Wendy Taylor
Thermal Challenge Network Support Admin

Dr Osman Turan
Visiting Researcher

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Dr Cristian Ulianov
Project Manager

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3971

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Telephone: +191 208 6158

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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Telephone: 07980 714190

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

Dr Sarah Whalley
Research Administrator

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 20 8 5236

Stephen Wilson
Senior Engineer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6217

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 Tieying Yin
Visiting Fellow

Dr Jishan Zhang
Senior Engineer

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6167

Lei Zhang
Visiting Researcher

Ann Zunder
Marketing & Comms Coordinator (NewRail)

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 8575

Tom Zunder
Rail Freight & Logistics Research Manager and Principal Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3975