Background and activities

Researcher in internal combustion engines since 2012. Direct injection compression ignition and spray characterization experimentation development.

Area of work

· Compression ignition engine experimentation

· Optically accessible compression ignition environment design and development

· Biofuel use in engine

Skills and experience

· Engine testing

· Optical combustion experimentation

· Experiment design

· Emulsification of Diesel fuel



· Undergraduate BSc from Leeds University, Fuels and Combustion Science

·  PGCE Keel University, qualified teacher status

· Masters at Queen Mary University of London, Renewable Energy Systems

· PhD at Queen Mary University of London, Diesel emulsion sprays

Work Experience

· Teacher of high school science at a number of UK schools


Other Interests

· Motorcycles

· Fishing

· Cooking



Scientific, academic and artistic work

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  • Emberson, David; Bjørgen, Karl Oskar Pires; Løvås, Terese. (2017) Arctic Biodiesel Performance and PM Number Emissions. COMODIA 2017 . JSME; Okayama. 2017-07-25 - 2017-07-28.