Neil Shearer

Neil Shearer

Dr Neil Shearer

Lecturer T&R

Biography

Academic lecturer in the field of materials engineering, although this includes research and consultancy work.
I am programme leader for undergraduate programmes - Polymer Engineering & Product Design Engineering and Postgraduate Programmes Advanced Materials Engineering & Polymer Engineering
I am a member of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3) current President of the Scottish Association for Metals and member of the IOM3 Accreditation Panel & Accreditation & Professional Development Committee.

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Cellulose microfibrils as a pore former in electroless co-deposited anodes for solid oxide fuel cells.

Journal Article
Turnbull, R. J., Shearer, N., & Wilson, C. (2017)
Cellulose microfibrils as a pore former in electroless co-deposited anodes for solid oxide fuel cells. ECS Transactions, 78(1), 1447-1456. https://doi.org/10.1149/07801.1447ecst
A study was conducted to investigate the feasibility of Cellulose Microfibrils (CMF) as a pore former in the manufacture of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC) anodes using Electrole...

Cellulose as a Pore Former in Electroless Co-Deposited Anodes for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells

Conference Proceeding
Turnbull, R., Davidson, A., Shearer, N., & Wilson, C. (2016)
Cellulose as a Pore Former in Electroless Co-Deposited Anodes for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells. In Proceedings of the 12th EUROPEAN SOFC & SOE FORUM, (1-11
A study was conducted to investigate the feasibility of cellulose as a pore former in the manufacture of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC) anodes using Electroless Co-Deposition (E...

Manufacture of solid oxide fuel cells using electroless c0deposition - a review of work carried out at Edinburgh Napier University.

Presentation / Conference
Davidson, A., Wilson, C., & Shearer, N. (2015, July)
Manufacture of solid oxide fuel cells using electroless c0deposition - a review of work carried out at Edinburgh Napier University. Paper presented at ECS COnference on Electrochemical Energy Conversion & Storage with SOFC_XIV, Glasgow, Scotland
This paper reviews work carried out at Edinburgh Napier University on the manufacture of anodes and cathodes for solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs) using electroless co-deposition...

Effect of SDS on the dispersion stability of YSZ particles in an Electroless nickel solution

Journal Article
Nwosu, N. O., Davidson, A. M., & Shearer, N. W. (2013)
Effect of SDS on the dispersion stability of YSZ particles in an Electroless nickel solution. Chemical Engineering Communications, 200(12), 1623-1634. https://doi.org/10.1080/00986445.2012.757549
Optimum particle dispersion is an essential feature for composite coatings carried out on the autocatalytic electroless nickel plating platform. In this regard, the potential ...

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