Dr Audrius Bagdanavicius

Lecturer

MSc; PhD; Chartered Scientist, Member of Energy Institute (CSci MEI); Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)

ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0424-6388
Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.co.uk/citations?user=0UJf0r0AAAAJ&hl=en

Email: ab746@leicester.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)116 252 2532

Location: MA 136
Department of Engineering
University of Leicester
University Road
Leicester LE1 7RH

Teaching

EG1101 Mechanical Engineering

EG2102 Thermodynamics and Fluid Dynamics

EG3102 Thermodynamics and Fluid Dynamics 2

EG4421 Holistic Aeroengine Design

Current PhD students

Vontas Alfenny Nahan

Hao Wu

Research

- Thermo-mechanical energy storage systems

- District Energy Networks

- Energy, exergy and exergoeconomic analysis of energy conversion systems

- Premixed turbulent combustion

Projects

Energy Research Accelerator (ERA) project "Development of Integrated Energy Storage Testing and Verification Facility", 2016-17, £395k

Experimental research programme in collaboration with Rolls-Royce, 2018, £31k

Energy Research Accelerator (ERA) project II "Development of two-way communication system between laboratories in University of Leicester and University of Nottingham", 2018-19, £24k

Recent publications

Martinaitis V., Streckiene G., Bielskus J., Bagdanavicius A., 2018, “A comparative thermodynamic analysis of air handling units at variable reference temperature” Applied Thermal Engineering 143, pp 385-395

Kadhim, H., Jabbar, F., Rona, A., Bagdanavicius, A., 2018, “Improving the Performance of Gas Turbine Power Plant by Modified Axial Turbine”, World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, International Science Index 138, International Journal of Mechanical, Aerospace, Industrial, Mechatronic and Manufacturing Engineering, 12(6), 690 - 696

Liu X., Jenkins N., Wu J., Bagdanavicius A., 2016, “Combined Analysis of Electricity and Heat Networks”, Applied Energy 162, pp 1238-1250

Bagdanavicius A., Bowen P. J., Bradley D., Lawes M., Mansour M. S., 2015, “Stretch rate effects and flame surface densities in premixed turbulent combustion up to 1.25 MPa”, Combustion and Flame 162, pp 4158-4166

Pirouti M., Bagdanavicius A., Wu J., Jenkins N., Ekanayake J., 2015, “Minimisation of the capital costs and energy usage in a district heating network”, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part A: Journal of Power and Energy 229 (3), pp 337-347

Liu X., Jenkins N., Wu J., Bagdanavicius A., 2014, “Combined Analysis of Electricity and Heat Networks”, Energy Procedia 61, pp 155-159

Bagdanavicius A., Jenkins N, 2014, “Exergy and exergoeconomic analysis of a Compressed Air Energy Storage combined with a district energy system”, Energy Conversion and Management 77, pp 432-440.

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