Phil's Skills

About this graph

This graph combines survey responses from over 70 collaborators and my own assessment. The survey suggested that my stand-out quality is honesty, so I hope this graph provides a fair reflection of my skills. Hover on the key to see labels, or on the bubbles for details and some of the survey feedback.


Alternatively, here is my CV (without pictures)

Since 2017

Oriel College

2nd quad of Oriel College

Tutor for Engineering in Society, which includes Ethics, Finance, Project Management and Risk Management.

Senior Member of the Oriel College Boat Club

Since 2015

EPSRC Fellow

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Principle Investigator of the METER study on the relationship between household activities and electricity use patterns.

Applied award winning innovative approaches to data collection and analysis.

Since 2014

Oxford Energy

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Supported Prof Sir Chris Llewellyn Smith in the creation of the Oxford Energy research network, with nearly 200 senior researchers.

Deputy Director and Network Lead, convening collaborations and events.


Research fellow

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Research on Hydrogen and Fuel Cell systems

Advice to Energy and Climate Change Select committee on energy storage.

Since 2013

Energy Programme, ECI Oxford

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Research on Highly Distributed Energy Futures and Community Energy.


Energy Futures Lab, Imperial

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Award winning team at U.S. DOE H2 contest in Washington


UK Energy Research Centre Studentship

Workshop setting

Research on the future role of storage in low carbon systems. Convened workshops and helped to shape policy and research priorities on storage. Organised events for UKERC Early Career research network.


RWE/npower Graduate Challenge

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Winner at Wembley Stadium Final. Presented business model for Comprehensive Energy Service Arragments (CESA) to ministers at the Houses of Parliament.


Sustainable Energy Futures MSc

Award ceremony

Award winning and interdisciplinary masters course at Imperial College London.


PV development

In front of gen 8 solar panel

Innovation in laser manufacturing for photovoltaics as Product Line Manager for the Oerlikon Group.


EUV first

EUV tool in cleanroom

Developed the first 13nm EUV exposure tool for Intel


World cycle trip

Cycling out of Pokhara

10,000 miles around the world.


Laser micro processing

LZH building

Research assistant for 157nm laser system development


European Business Management, Budapest

Building in Budapest

Business, management and law at Budapest University of Technology and Economics.


Business Engineering, Wedel

Logo of FH Wedel

Degree in Business Engineering from the University of Applied Sciences Wedel


Signalman, German navy

Fixing flags on a navy vessle

Signalman on Minehunter Frankenthal.