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Dr James R Neale

Leader Energy Research Centre

Qualifications: BE (Mech), ME (Mech), PhD, CMRP, CMRT

Personal Website: www.energyeffiicencynz.com

Research Interests

Industrial energy efficiency, condition monitoring, computational thermo-fluids, computational and experimental aeroacoustics, integration of renewable energy into industrial applications, compressed air systems, steam systems, industrial liquid and gaseous flow optimisation and numerical simulation of industrial scale systems.

Research Supervised

PhD

  • Walmsley, Timothy (2014). Heat integrated milk powder production. (chief supervisor Michael Walmsley).

MPhil

  • Zhao, SongXin (2009). Experimental and numerical investigations of skim milk powder stickiness and deposition mechanisms.

Recent Publications

  • Lal, N. S., Atkins, M. J., Walmsley, T. G., Walmsley, M. R. W., & Neale, J. R. (2019). Insightful heat exchanger network retrofit design using Monte Carlo simulation. Energy, 181, 1129-1141. doi:10.1016/j.energy.2019.06.042

  • Lal, N. S., Atkins, M. J., Walmsley, T. G., Walmsley, M. R. W., & Neale, J. R. (2019). Flexibility Analysis of Heat Exchanger Network Retrofit Designs using Monte Carlo Simulation. Chemical Engineering Transactions, 76, 463-468. doi:10.3303/CET1976078 Open Access version: https://hdl.handle.net/10289/13394

  • Tarighaleslami, A. H., Kambadur, S., Neale, J. R., Atkins, M. J., & Walmsley, M. R. W. (2019). Sustainable energy transition toward renewable energies in the New Zealand dairy industry: An environmental life cycle assessment. Chemical Engineering Transactions, 76, 97-102. doi:10.3303/CET1976017 Open Access version: https://hdl.handle.net/10289/13818

  • One, B. H. Y., Walmslcy, T. G., Atkins, M. J., Walmslcy, M. R. W., Neale, J. R., & Klemej, J. J. (2018). Advanced heat and power integration of hydrothermal liquefaction processes in hiorcfineries. In 23rd International Congress of Chemical and Process Engineering, and 21st Conference on Process Integration, Modelling and Optimisation for Energy Saving and Pollution Reduction Vol. 2 (pp. 777-778).

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Contact Details

Email: jamesn@waikato.ac.nz
Room: F.2.08A
Phone: +64 7 858 5179