Douglas Henderson

Douglas Henderson

Dr Douglas Henderson

Senior Lecturer

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Invited Speaker

  • Invited 3-hour Workshop on Renewable Based Distributed Generation Systems for The Institution of Engineers, Malaysia (IEM EETD) & The Institution of Engineering and Technology, Malaysia (IET). IIEC 2011, 10 -12 October 2011, Selangor, Malaysia.
  • Invited Keynote Presentation. Henderson D, Aldali Y, Muneer T, Solar Thermal and Photovoltaic Electrical Generation an Libya, ICEGES 2009, International Conference and Exhibition on Green Energy & Sustainability for Arid Region & Mediterranean Countries,
  • Invited Paper. Henderson D. “UK-Scottish Energy Policies”. The Institution of Engineers, Malaysia (IEM EETD) & The Institution of Engineering and Technology, Malaysia (IET). IIEC 2011, 10 -12 October 2011, Selangor, Malaysia.
  • Invited paper to the Royal Scottish Society of Arts (Science and Technology). Edinburgh. Henderson, D.S. November 1989. "Electronic Load Governing for Micro Hydro Generation
  • Invited Paper. Henderson, D; The case for hydroelectric generation as an essential part of a sustainable energy mix. The 1st International Conference of Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) Brunei Darussalam Network, May 2008, Brunei.

 

Media Activity

  • Interview on BBC Radio Scotland News in connection with Small Scale Hydro - Opportunities for Development in Scotland.
  • Interview on the BBC News channel on 17th August as an expert providing information and comment on the accident at the Sayano-Shushenskaya hydroelectric power station in Siberia, Russia.
  • Interview on BBC Radio Scotland News in connection with Small Scale Hydro - Opportunities for Development in Europe.

 

Public Engagement Activity

  • International visit to Girdwood, Alaska, USA to advise on a micro hydroelectric scheme for a local community.
  • Advisor to the Penicuik Community Development Trust in regard to investigation of the sustainable potential for small hydro generation on the River North Esk and the River South Esk. This also supports the student experience through the provision of speci

 

Advisory panels and expert committees/witness

  • Invited member of the Organising Committee of the first IEE/IMechE International Conference, Power Station Maintenance - Profitability through reliability.
  • Nominated Co-Chair of the UPEC ‘98 Local Organising committee.
  • Member of the 34th UPEC Steering Committee.
  • Member of the 33rd UPEC Steering Committee
  • Member of the 35th UPEC (Universities Power Engineering Conference) Steering Committee.
  • Chair of the IEE Scotland Power Section committee.
  • Chair of the UK National IEE Professional Group P10, Generation committee.
  • Chair of the UK National IEE Professional Group P10, Generation committee.
  • Chair and co-organiser of the IEE Scotland - Power Section Seminar on Small Scale Hydro - Opportunities for Development in Europe.
  • IET Short Course on Distributed Generation - Operation and Connection, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • IET Short Course on Distributed Generation Systems, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • IEE Short Course on Electrical Generators, Founder member and Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • IEE Short Course on Distributed Generation Systems, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • IET Short Course on Distributed Generation Systems, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • IET Short Course on Distributed Generation Systems, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • IET Short Course on Distributed Generation Systems, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • IET Short Course on Distributed Generation Systems, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • IET Short Course on Distributed Generation Systems, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • IEE Short Course on Electrical Generators, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself
  • IEE Short Course on Distributed Generation Systems, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • IEE Short Course on Electrical Generator Applications, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • IEE Short Course on Electrical Generators, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • IEE Short Course on Electrical Generators, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • IEE Short Course on Electrical Generators, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • IEE Short Course on Distributed Generation Systems, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • IET Short Course on Distributed Generation Systems, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself. [The IEE changed its name to the IET in this year.]
  • IET Short Course on Distributed Generation - Operation and Connection, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • Short Course on Distributed Generation Systems, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • Short Course on Electrical Generators, Invited Chair of the organising committee and of the event itself.
  • Ordinary Member of the Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE) Scotland Power Section committee
  • Member of the International Hydropower Association (IHA), and served on its Permanent Committee for Education and Research as its Vice-Chair.

 

External Examining/Validations

  • External Examiner for BSc Electrical Engineering programme.
  • External PhD Examiner on The Externalities in Electricity Generation.
  • External Examiner for the MEng Electronic & Electrical Engineering, BEng (Hons) Electronic & Electrical Engineering & BSc (Eng) (Hons) Electronic & Electrical Engineering programmes.
  • External Subject Specialist on the Advisory Group, and then also the Approval Panel, for the BEng Power Engineering Systems programme.

 

Reviewing

  • Reviewed several IET Journal papers and books including Engineering Electromagnetism by Hammond and Sykulski, published 1994 and the 2nd edition of Renewable Energy in Power Systems by Freris & Infield which is due for publication in 2016.

 

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