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James Hendry

Research Assistant


James Hendry is a Research Assistant for the School of Engineering at Newcastle University.

Areas of expertise

Rotating packed beds
Computational fluid dynamics
Cryogenic condensation

Academic background

  • 2007-2012 Undergraduate in Chemical Engineering at Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh, UK. MEng Chemical Engineering with Energy Engineering.
  • 2012-2017 Engineering Doctorate at Biopharmaceutical and Bioprocessing Technology Centre, Newcastle University, UK. EngD Biopharmaceutical Process Development (pending). Sponsor: Aesica Pharmaceuticals.
  • Thesis Title: Computational Fluid Dynamics Modelling of Benzene Abatement Using Cryogenic Condensation.
  • 2017-current: Research Assistant in Rotating Packed Beds for Carbon Capture (more info: