Professor Tony Roskilly
|Professor in the Department of Engineering||E367 (Higginson)||+44 (0) 191 33 41713|
|Director in the Durham Energy Institute|
Fellow of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST)
Member of UK Government hydrogen Advisory Council Research and Innovation Working Group
Member of North East LEP Energy Catalyst Board and Hydrogen Committee
Member of DfT Multi-Model Hydrogen Transport Hub Board
Member of Institute of Gas Engineers and Managers (IGEM) Hydrogen Committee
Tees Valley Combined Authority Industrial Collaboration Board Member
Academic Lead for Teesside Industrial Cluster
Member of NERC Geoenergy Observations Science Advisory Group
International Research Reviewer: UK, Switzerland, Norway, Denmark, Argentina, Israel, Singapore, South Africa and China
Professor Tony Roskilly is Chair of Energy Systems at Durham University and has 30 years of experience in the design, control, and operational optimisation of energy systems and energy management.
Professor Roskilly is a Director of Durham Energy Institute, leading on Industrial and Internationalisation Strategy, and is the UK representative for the European Energy Research Alliance (EERA) Joint Programmes for Energy Efficiency in Industrial Processes (EEIP) and Energy Systems Integration (ESI).
He is Associate Director of the National Centre for Energy Systems Integration and leads the research programme on infrasturcture and storage.
Professor Roskilly was formerly chair of Marine Engineering, Director of the Sir Joseph Swan Centre for Energy Research, Director of Research at Newcastle Institute for Research on Sustainability, and Dean of Research for the Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering at Newcastle University.
Professor Roskilly leads the UK hydrogen fuelled transportation network which cuts across both the energy and transport sectors. This network supports the dissemination and impact of national and international cross-disciplinary research aimed at developing a 'hydrogen for transport' economy.
Professor Roskilly is responsible for a very large research group at Durham University which leads national research on the decarbonisation of heating and cooling. He co-ordinates national research programmes on hydrogen energy systems utilisation of solar thermal and geothermal energy, free-piston engine development, thermal energy recovery, storage and utilisation; thermal management of industrial processes; thermo-chemical energy storage and heat pump development; thermal networks; industrial CCUS and supply chains, hydrogen combustion and CHP; fuel flexibility; and energy systems integration.
Professor Roskilly has been Guest Editor for a special issue on Energy Storage in Applied Energy; Clean Transport in Applied Energy and on Thermal Energy Managment in Applied Thermal Engineering and Applied Energy.
Professor Roskilly has a H-Index of 55 and over the last 5 years has published more than 200 journal articles and received over 7500 citations.
- 2020: DEcarbonisation of Low TemperAture Process Heat Industry, DELTA PHI(£279477.60 from Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council)
- 2020: High efficiency fuel flexible free piston engine generator(£24256.71 from Innovate UK)
- 2019: A Network For Hydrogen-fuelled Transportation (Network- H2)(£444171.20 from Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council)
- 2019: A Zero-Emission Closed-loop linear-Joule CYcle (ZECCY) engine generator(£428221.96 from Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council)
- 2019: CCS from Industrial clusters and their Supply chains(£230598.90 from Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council)
- 2019: Gasification(£0.00 from Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council)
- 2019: H-DisNet: INTELLIGENT HYBRID THERMO-CHEMICAL DISTRICT NETWORK(£36667.52 from Interreg (ERDF) Europe)
- 2019: Heat supply through Solar Thermochemical Residential Seasonal Storage(£25264.34 from Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council)
- 2019: INTERNATIONAL DOCTORAL TRAINING PARTNERS(£10999.97 from British Council Yemen)
- 2019: Novel Hybrid Heat Pump(£0.00 from Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council)
- 2019: Thermal Energy Challenge Network(£58006.32 from Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council)
- 2019: Trigeneration Recovery Efficient Energy Storage (TREES)(£154463.21 from Innovate UK)
- 2016: Centre For Energy Systems Integration(£116719.88 from Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council)
- Razali Hanipah, M., Mikalsen, R. & Roskilly, A.P. (2022). The real-time interaction model for transient mode investigations of a dual-piston free-piston engine generator. Applied Thermal Engineering 212: 118629.
- Zhang, Zhichao, Lu, Yiji, Qian, Zi & Paul Roskilly, Anthony (2022). Spray and engine performance of cerium oxide nanopowder and carbon nanotubes modified alternative fuel. Fuel 320: 123952.
- Giampieri, Alessandro, Ma, Zhiwei, Ling-Chin, Janie, Bao, Huashan, Smallbone, Andrew J. & Roskilly, Anthony Paul (2022). Liquid Desiccant Dehumidification and Regeneration Process: Advancing Correlations for Moisture and Enthalpy Effectiveness. Applied Energy 314: 118962.
- Wang, R.Q., Jiang, L., Wang, Y.D. & Roskilly, A.P. (2020). Energy saving technologies and mass-thermal network optimization for decarbonized iron and steel industry: A review. Journal of Cleaner Production 274: 122997.
- Thinsurat, Kamon, Bao, Huashan, Ma, Zhiwei & Roskilly, Anthony P. (2019). Performance study of solar photovoltaic-thermal collector for domestic hot water use and thermochemical sorption seasonal storage. Energy Conversion and Management 180: 1068-1084.
- Jia, Boru, Wu, Dawei, Smallbone, Andrew, Lawrence, Chris & Roskilly, Anthony Paul (2018). Design, modelling and validation of a linear Joule Engine generator designed for renewable energy sources. Energy Conversion and Management 165: 25-34.
- Bao, Huashan, Ma, Zhiwei & Roskilly, Anthony Paul (2016). Integrated chemisorption cycles for ultra-low grade heat recovery and thermo-electric energy storage and exploitation. Applied Energy 164: 228-236.