Head of Power Engineering and Director of the Foundation Degree Centre
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Dr Malcom Booth, Director of the Foundation Degree Centre, is a highly experienced engineer with significant industrial experience in the power industry.
Qualifications & Education
BSc, MSc, PhD
Manchester University 1969-1975
Business Partnership Unit
Director of the Foundation Degree Centre
Director, Power Engineering and Power Electronics
Midlands Electricity plc
Head of the Energy Technology Centre
Head of Engineering in Energy Services UK
Eastern Electricity Board
Technology Transfer Unit
Research Officer at the national research centre at Capenhurst
- Director of the Foundation Degree Centre
Research interests include energy utilisation, demand side management, knowledge management systems and the development of work based learning methodologies.
Recent research funding
National Skills Academy for Power - KTP (under negotiation)
Membership of Professional Bodies
C.Eng, FEI, FIMMM
Member of QAC, Engineering Council
R.A. Harper, J.E. Gilmour, T.N. Oliver, M. Booth, “The application of an industrial demand-side management expert system for the analysis of electroheat technology retrofits”, 16th International Conference and Exhibition on Electricity Distribution, CIRED, (IEE Conf. Publ No. 482), June 2001, Part 1, pp. 269 – 269.