Professor Philip J Bowen

Prof. Philip Bowen - Cardiff University

Professor Bowen is a senior academic with considerable experience in the energy sector and on future of energy projects. Co-director of Cardiff’s cross University ‘Energy Systems’ Research Institute and Director of Cardiff University's Gas Turbine Research Centre, he also serves on the International Energy Agency technology Collaboration Programme, until recently the UK Research Council’s strategic advisory committee on ‘Energy’, and Combustion Institute (British Section) steering committee.

With a background in Mathematics and a PhD in numerical modelling of complex fluids, Philip worked for Shell Research for five years focussed on hazard quantification after the North Sea ‘Piper-Alpha’ disaster, before joining the Energy Group at Cardiff School of Engineering.