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Steven Allsop

Research Engineer EngD Student

The Industrial Doctoral Centre for Offshore Renewable Energy (IDCORE):

EDF R&D and Saint-Venant Laboratory for Hydraulics & the University of Edinburgh

+33 (0)1 3087 8455

Joined EDF: 2014


Institute of Energy Systems (IES), University of Edinburgh, UK (2013-present)

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Bath, UK (2006-2011)

Special Fields of Knowledge:

Offshore renewable energy; tidal stream; mechanical engineering; hydrodynamic modelling; computational fluid dynamics (CFD)

Present Main Research Interests:

Hydrodynamic modelling of tidal stream turbines using Blade Element Momentum method and CFD

Reliability analysis of tidal turbine blades

Publications, Citations:

AWTEC2016 conference (under review)
A Validated BEM Model to Analyse Hydrodynamic Loading on Tidal Stream Turbine Blades”

OceanEngineering 2016 (under review)
“Flow Modelling Techniques for High Solidity, Ducted and Open Centre Tidal Stream Turbines”





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