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Dr Ken Leung

Senior Lecturer

Department: Mechanical and Construction Engineering

Ken -P.S-LeungPak Sing (Ken) Leung is senior lecturer at the Faculty of Engineering and Environment. He has been academic staff at the university since 1990 after completing a PhD in rotor bearing dynamics of steam turbines/generators.

Key Publications

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  • Oil-Based Mud Waste as a Filler Material in LDPE Composites: Evaluation of Mechanical Properties, Siddique, S., Novak, A., Guliyev, E., Yates, K., Leung, P., Njuguna, J. 2 Apr 2022, In: Polymers
  • Drilling oil-based mud waste as a resource for raw materials: A case study on clays reclamation and their application as fillers in polyamide 6 composites, Siddique, S., Leung, P., Njuguna, J. 1 Sep 2021, In: Upstream Oil and Gas Technology
  • Analysis of the Surface Pressure and Power Consumption Experienced by Full-Scale Vehicles in Platoon, Ebrahim, H., Dominy, R., Leung, K., Martin, N. 16 Oct 2018, International Conference on Vehicle Aerodynamics
  • Evaluation of vehicle platooning aerodynamics using bluff body wake generators and CFD, Ebrahim, H., Dominy, R., Leung, K. 9 Jan 2017, 2016 International Conference for Students on Applied Engineering (ISCAE), Piscataway, NJ, IEEE
  • Mechanical characterization of protective coatings for offshore wind turbine towers and transition pieces, Lopez, I., Leung, K., Inam, F., Till, C., Paulsen, A. 9 Jan 2017, 2016 International Conference for Students on Applied Engineering (ISCAE), Piscataway, IEEE
  • Investigating the accelerated test condition to produce cracking failure of water ballast tank coatings, Perera, N., Oriaifo, A., Guy, A., Leung, P., Tan, K. 24 Jul 2015, The 6th International Congress of Energy and Environment Engineering and Management (CIIEM15)
  • A review of test protocols for assessing coating performance of water ballast tank coatings, Oriaifo, E., Perera, N., Guy, A., Leung, P., Tan, K. 2014, The ICMNE 2014: XII International Conference on Marine and Naval Engineering
  • Wavelet transform-based stress-time history editing of horizontal axis wind turbine blades, Pratumnopharat, P., Leung, P., Court, R. 1 Mar 2014, In: Renewable Energy
  • A novel method for manufacturing sintered aluminium heat pipes (SAHP), Ameli, M., Agnew, B., Leung, P., Ng, B., Sutcliffe, C., Singh, J., McGlen, R. 15 Apr 2013, In: Applied Thermal Engineering
  • Extracting fatigue damage parts from the stress–time history of horizontal axis wind turbine blades, Pratumnopharat, P., Leung, P., Court, R. Oct 2013, In: Renewable Energy

PGR Supervision

  • Darius Agbada Feasibility study of an Integrated Wing-in-Ground-Effect Hovercraft. Start Date: 01/06/2019
  • Darius Agbada The Potential to Harness Ground Effect for Ground Vehicles Start Date: 01/06/2019 End Date: 21/12/2021
  • Tareg Aldeeb A New Nonlinear Cumulative Fatigue Damage Model for High-Cycle Fatigue Life Calculation under Random Amplitude Loading Start Date: 06/02/2015 End Date: 29/06/2021
  • Panu Pratumnopharat Novel Methods for Fatigue Data Editing for Horizontal Axis Wind Turbine Blades Start Date: 01/09/2008 End Date: 08/11/2012
  • Aigbokhaebho Oriaifo Experimental Characterisation and Numerical Stress Modelling of Fatigue Performance and Durability of Marine Epoxy Ballast Tank Coatings Start Date: 01/10/2013 End Date: 10/11/2017
  • Tareg Aldeeb Start Date: 06/02/2015 End Date: 20/11/2019
  • Isbelis Lopez Rodriguez Mechanical characterisation of protective coatings for offshore wind turbine towers and transition pieces Start Date: 01/02/2015 End Date: 07/11/2018


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