Professor James Gilbert
Professor of Engineering, University of Hull
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Professor James Gilbert at the University of Hull has extensive research experience in sensing, modeling and control systems research and in the development of innovative manufacturing processes.

He has direct involvement in over £10M in research grant funding, with £3.1M as Principal Investigator, mostly carried out in collaboration with industry. He is the Research, Development and Innovation lead for Aura, a collaboration between Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, Ørsted, University of Sheffield, Durham University and the Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult. He is Hull Principal Investigator on the £7.6M EPSRC Prosperity Partnership ‘A New Partnership in Offshore Wind’. 

Jim is our Sector and Area Champion for Offshore Wind and leads on Work Package 5: Floating ORE Structures.