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Past Industrial Projects


Below is a list of projects I have worked on, either through funded contracts, as preliminary studies or through industrial mathematics workshops.


1.    Myers T.G. Modelling ice removal in fuel cell flow channels. Automotive Fuel Cell Corporation, 2010.

2.    
Charpin J.P.F. et al Wrinkling of paper labels on beer bottles. Proc. 5th South African Mathematics in Industry Study Group 2008.

3.    
Myers T.G. & Charpin J.P.F. Flow of a yield stress fluid through a notch. Proc. 5th South African Mathematics in Industry Study Group 2008.

4.    
Myers T.G. & Charpin J.P.F. Modelling the temperature, maturity and moisture content in a drying concrete block. Math. in Industry Case Studies J. 24-48, 2008.

5.    
Charpin J.P.F., Myers T.G., Lombe M., de Hill P. Transportation of water based slurry in an open furrow, launder or stream. J. S.A. Inst. Mining & Metallurgy 107, 2007.

6.    
Mitchell S. and Myers T.G. The laminar-turbulent transition of yield stress fluids in large pipes. Proc. 4th South African Mathematics in Industry Study Group 1- 19, Jan 2007.

7.    
Lewis G., Frigaard I., Huang H., Myers T., Westbrook R., Carrasco-Teja M. Simple Models for an Injection Molding System. Canadian Appl. Math. Q. 12(4): 491, Winter 2004 (published 2006).

8.    
Jeoffreys M., Fowkes N. & Myers T. Determining the source of moisture variation in produced paper. Proc. 2nd South African Mathematics in Industry Study Group, Univ. of the Witwatersrand, Jan 2005. ISBN 978-0-620-38138-3.

9.    
Myers T.G., Charpin J.P.F. Analysis of lubricant behaviour and roll deformation during cold rolling of steel. Proc. 2nd South African Mathematics in Industry Study Group, Univ. of the Witwatersrand, Jan 2005. ISBN 978-0-620-38138-3.

10. 
Brakel T. & Myers T.G. Mathematical modelling of the Czochralski crystal growth process. Firebird Semiconductors, Canada, 2004-2005.

11. 
Charpin J.P.F., Myers T.G., Lombe M. & de Hill P. Transportation of a water based slurry in an open furrow, launder or stream. Proc. 1st South African Mathematics in Industry Study Group, Univ. of the Witwatersrand, Jan 2004. ISBN 0-620-33850-4.

12. 
Fitt A.D., Fowkes N.D., Mason D.P., Myers T.G., Moss E.A. & Cheng J. Fracturing rock with ultra high pressure water. Proc. 1st South African Mathematics in Industry Study Group, Univ. of the Witwatersrand, Jan 2004. ISBN 0-620-33850-4.

13. 
Charpin J.P.F., Myers T.G., Fitt A.D., Ballim Y. & Patini A. Modelling surface heat exchanges from a concrete block into the environment. Proc. 1st South African Mathematics in Industry Study Group, Univ. of the Witwatersrand, Jan 2004. ISBN 0-620-33850-4.

14. 
 Charpin J.P.F., Myers T.G., Fitt A.D., Fowkes N., Ballim Y. & Patini A. Piped water cooling of concrete dams. Proc. 1st South African Mathematics in Industry Study Group, Univ. of the Witwatersrand, Jan 2004. ISBN 0-620-33850-4.

15. Bouhennache et al Modelling InSb Czochralski Growth Proc. 6th PIMS Industrial Problem Solving Workshop, U. Washington, USA 2001.

16. Myers T., Tsatomeros M. & Batten L. Potash crystallization, Proceedings of the 1st Prairie Industrial Workshop, Brandon University, Canada, 2000.

17. Myers T.G. and members of Cranfield University. A numerical and analytical study on methods for neutralising hydrogen sulphate build-up in the Brent-Spar oil rig.

18. 
 Budd C.J., Myers T.G. & Wilson R.E. Testing fish freshness by using a mechanical probe. Proc. 37th European Study Group with Industry, Sheffield University 2000.

19. 
van Beckum F. et al. Laser drilling. CWI Syllabus 46 pp 29-38 1999.

20. 
Myers T.G. & Brannan J. Density driven turbulent mixing at batch interfaces. Proc. 3rd Pacific Institute of the Mathematical Sciences Industrial Problem Solving Workshop, Victoria University, 1999.

21. 
Bolchover P., Myers T.G., Peletier M. & Wadee M.A. Behaviour of Bentonite clay in toxic waste barriers. Proc. 30th European Study Group with Industry, Southampton Univ. 1998.

22. 
Beder D., Myers T.G., Ockendon J.R., Peirce A., van der Fliert B. & Ward M. Stress intensity in a thermoroll. Proc. 1st PIMS Industrial Problem Solving Workshop, Univ. British Columbia 1997.

23. 
Myers T.G., Wilson S.K., Dewynne J. & Lacey A.A. Bubble bursting in molten glass. Proc. 28th ESGI, Cambridge University, 1995.

24. 
Hanich L., Myers T.G. & Thompson C.P. Transient three-phase flow modelling: Five layer formulation. Confidential report, Transient Multi-phase flow project, TMF1: Project 5 2000.

25. 
Myers T.G. & Charpin J.P.F. Investigation of ice growth on a rotating substrate, confidential report for GKN-Westland Helicopters, Dec. 1999.

26. 
Charpin J.P.F. & Myers T.G. A FLUENT-ICECREMO interface, confidential report for GKN-Westland Helicopters, Sept. 1999.

27. 
Bradean R., Huang H., Myers T.G., Promislow K., Wetton B.& Witelski T. Droplet migration and condensation in Teflonated porous media, confidential report for MITACS-MMSC Workshop, Simon Fraser University/U.B.C. May 1999 (with members of SFU/ UBC Maths Depts.).

28. 
Myers T.G. Combined ice growth and water flow, confidential report for ICECREMO Consortium (British Aerospace, Rolls Royce, Westland Helicopters, DERA), to develop a 3-D aircraft ice accretion code, version 1 May 1998, v.2 August 1998, v.3 Oct. 1999.

29. 
Water droplet transport through a turbofan, confidential report for Rolls-Royce Aug.1998.

30. 
Ice growth model, confidential report for ICECREMO Consortium, version 1 June 1997, version 2 Jan 1998.

31. 
Water film model, confidential report for ICECREMO Consortium, Jan. 1997.
 


The following were short reports written during my time as Industrial Liaison at Oxford University

 

32. 
Coating Stability. Rexam Custom, Jan. 1996.
33. 
Coating. Rexam Custom, Oct. 1995.
34. 
Gold wire bonding, surge resistors, bubble and pinhole formation in dip coating and solder spreading. DuPont Electronics, June 1995.
35. 
Modelling Radiation from Nuclear Accidents. Royal Agricultural College, March 1995.
36. 
Cross-flow Ultrafiltration. Engineering Science, Oxford University, Feb. 1995.
37. 
Furrow formation in demisters. DuPont Electronics, Dec. 1994.
38. 
Furrowing in demister manufacture, dip coating of capacitors and sintering. DuPont Electronics, Nov. 1994.
39. 
Determining vertical on a moving ship. TSS (UK) Ltd, Sept. 1994.
40. 
The motion of bubbles in shear and extensional flow. Pilkington Research, Aug. 1994.
41. 
Screen printing, capacitor manufacture and sintering in the electronics industry. DuPont Electronics, May 1994.
42. 
Die swell in fibre manufacture. Courtaulds Fibres, Feb 1994.