Dr Audrius Bagdanavicius


MSc; PhD; Member of Energy Institute (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
School of Engineering
University of Leicester
University Road
Leicester LE1 7RH


EG1101 Mechanical Engineering

EG1101DLI Mechanical Engineering (Leicester International Institute, Dalian University of Technology)

EG2122 Applied Engineering Thermodynamics

EG3112 Heat Transfer and Energy Systems

EG3112DLI Heat Transfer and Energy Systems (Leicester International Institute, Dalian University of Technology)

Current PhD students

Vontas Alfenny Nahan


- Thermo-mechanical energy storage systems

- District Energy Networks

- Energy, exergy and exergoeconomic analysis of energy conversion systems

- Premixed turbulent combustion


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

Other activity

Guest editor. Special issue of Energies (ISSN 1996-1073):

"Energy and exergy analysis of renewable energy conversion systems"



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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