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Prof Ali Turan (BEng PhD) - personal details

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Prof Ali Turan

Role: Chair In Thermodynamics Of Power Gen.




BEng. (Hons), University of Sheffield, 1975

PhD, Chemical Engineering and Fuel Technology, University of Sheffield, 1978.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Sheffield, 1978-1979.

Staff Scientist, Science Applications Inc. (USA) , 1979-1981.

Head of Combustion Analysis and Project Engineer, Northern Research and Engineering Corporation (USA), 1981-1984.

Principal Research Scientist, Textron Defense Systems (formerly Avco Everett Research Laboratories) (USA), 1984-93.

Senior Consultant, Arthur D. Little Inc. (USA), 1993-1995.

Senior Principal Engineer, Solar Turbines Inc. (USA), 1996-99.

Technical Director of Combustion Engineering, Columbian Chemical Co.(USA), 2000-2002.

Academic Staff Member at UMIST 2002-2004. Professor of Thermodynamics Power Generation, University of Manchester since 2004.

Institute Related Activities:

Theme Leader for Environmental Technology for Advanced Aeropropulsion (UMARI)

SIG Leader for Energy and Multi-Physics