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Ben Firth

Ben did his undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering at the University of Bath prior to joining the CDT. During this time he interned with a research team investigating the fouling of heat exchangers in oil refineries. Outside academia he enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, watching American Football and Rugby League, and drumming.

  • Biodiesel production in fixed bed catalytic reactors with Professor Stan Kolaczkowski and Professor Matthew Davidson — PhD project
  • Biophotovoltaics with Dr Petra Cameron and Professor Laurie Peter — 2nd MRes project
  • The effect of biodiesel on a simulated engine sump oil with Professor Matthew Davidson and Dr Chris Bannister — 1st MRes project