School of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering


Dr Nigel Monk BTech, MBA, MSc, PhD

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Research Associate, MECS (Modern Energy Cooking Services)


I have recently completed my PhD in hydrogen production. I have been involved with renewable energy issues for the past 9 years. Prior to starting my PhD, I had an extensive and successful career in industry, starting in aerospace engineering and manufacturing, Operational Research, corporate ICT Services provision, Project and Programme Management, Quality Assurance and Programme Office management.


  • BTech, MBA, MSc, PhD
  • PRINCE2 Project Manager
  • ISO9001:2000 Internal Auditor

Outline of main research interests:

  • Hydrogen production for energy decarbonisation and renewable energy generally.

Recent publications:

  • ‘Review of pulsed power for efficient hydrogen production’, January 2016 International Journal of Hydrogen Energy DOI:10.1016/j.ijhydene.2015.12.086 Nigel Monk, Simon Watson