Professor Ian Smith FREng
Professor of Applied Thermodynamics and Director of the Centre for Positive Displacement Compressor Technology, City University London

Professor Smith is renowned for his pioneering research into power recovery from low-grade heat sources, involving compressible flow effects, alternative working fluids to steam, and novel two-phase compression and expansion cycles. He is also recognised for his directorship of the Centre for Positive Displacement Compressor Technology at City University London.