Dr Philip Anderson

Dr Philip Anderson

Senior Lecturer - Teaching and Research

School of Engineering

Email:
andersonpi1@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 2087 5564
Location:
E/3.10

Gained a degree in electronics followed by a masters in electromagnetic engineering and a PhD in magnetics.  More than 10 years of postdoctoral research experience in magnetics including 2.5 years in industry with Cogent Power.

Has successfully led several high profile projects funded by government and private industry together with many industrial consultancies.

Presented invited lectures to international conferences and multi-national companies in the UK, Germany, France, Belgium, Croatia, Greece and Japan.

Professional memberships

Chartered Engineer

Member of International and British Standards Committees on Magnetic Steels and Alloys.

Member of UK Magnetics Society Committee.

Research theme: Energy and Environment

Areas of research include:

  • Characterisation of magnetic materials
  • Development of novel magnetic test systems
  • Properties and processing of soft magnetic materials
  • Magnetostriction and transformer noise
  • Applications of soft magnetic materials

Contracts

TitlePeopleSponsorValueDuration
Survey for the development of an expanded magnetic metrology serviceJiles DC, Anderson P, Anayi FJNational Assembly for Wales (WAG)1963901/08/2008 - 31/10/2008
Magnetostrictation and transformer noise (II)Moses AJ, Anderson P, Hall JPCogent Power Ltd2129324/09/2007 - 23/03/2012
Magnetic metrology - Advanced modelling and measurements for Welsh engineering industriesMoses AJ, Jiles DC, Anderson PI, Anayi FJ, Melikhov YNational Assembly for Wales (A4B)25080801/10/2009 - 30/09/2012
Residual Magnetism in Manufacturing: Theory, Definition and Practical PrinciplesDr P I AndersonHIRST Magnetic Instruments2000001/07/2013 - 30/06/2016
Upgrading the small equipment base for early career researchers in the Engineering and Physical SciencesHolford K, Whatling G, Lees J, Anderson P I, Brousseau E, Cipcigan L M, Pullin R, Bigot S, Theobald P, Simpson R N, Kawashita L F, Clarke AEPSRC49832601/11/2012 - 31/03/2013
Assessment of the effects of building factor and material defects on transformer core lossesHall JP, Marketos P, Anderson PI, Moses AJThyssen-Krupp Stahl832501/10/2006 - 30/09/2010
Cogent power magnetics research laboratoryHall JP, Moses AJ, Anderson PICogent Power Ltd2511501/01/2006 - 31/12/2008
Advanced electric machines through materialsHall JP, Moses AJ, Anderson PIDepartment of Trade & Industry 10031926/05/2005 - 25/08/2007
Strategic partnershipHall JP, Jiles DC, Anderson PI, Moses AJ,Cogent Power Ltd17500003/02/2009 - 02/02/2011
Establishing a Welsh electromagnetics networkAJ Moses, Jiles DC, Anderson PI, Marketos PNational Assembly for Wales (A4B)9977601/10/2009 - 31/03/2011
DC magnetic testing of solenoid componentsAnderson PTata Steel UK Ltd3001821/01/2014 - 20/01/2016
Novel coating technologies for electrical steelsAnderson PTata Steel UK Ltd2843501/04/2013 - 28/03/2016
Magnetic models of transformersAnderson PNational Grid11279001/04/2014 - 31/03/2016
Early Stage Development FundAnderson PWAG (A4B)768124/09/2012 - 04/11/2012
Tribology and materials development for novel power transmission couplingAnderson P, Crivelli DPunk Couplings Ltd6433404/01/2016 - 03/01/2017
Investigation on the influence of transformer applications and steel manufacturing parameters on magnetostrication, transformer noise and losses in grain oriented silicon steelsAnderson P, Hall JBaoshan Iron & Steel Co Ltd35000001/01/2014 - 31/12/2016
Development of novel techniques for the assessment of inter laminar resistance in transformer and reactor coresAnderson P, Hall JCogent Power Ltd7849901/10/2011 - 30/09/2014
Investigation of the effect of manufacturing parameters on the magnetic properties of motor laminations for automotive applicationsAnderson P, Hall JTATA Steel8918801/03/2012 - 01/12/2012
Optimised electrical steels for high frequency and low flux density applicationsAnderson P, Harrison CSer Cymru NRN AEM Swansea6809901/01/2016 - 31/12/2016
Study of Effective Methods of Characterisation of Magnostriction and its Fundamental Effect on Transformer Core Noise and VibrationAnderson PI, Hall J, Moses AJ,Various Industries31500001/07/2010 - 01/07/2013

Supervised Students

TitleStudentStatusDegree
Development of Novel Techniques for the Assessment of Interlaminar Resistance in Transformer and Reactor Cores.HAMZEHBAHMANI HamedGraduatePhD
Investigation of Acoustic Noise and Power Losses in Next-Generation Transformer CoresSHAHROUZI HamidCurrentPhD
PREDICTION OF THE EFFECT OF BUILDING FACTORS ON THE MAGNETIC PERFORMANCE OF ELECTRICAL STEELS IN AUTOMOTIVE APPLICATIONS.LEWIS Nicholas JamesCurrentPhD
Investigation of Magnetic Properties and Barkhausen Noise of Electrical SteelCHUKWUCHEKWA NkwachukwuGraduatePhD
Novel Techniques for Characterisation and Control of Magnetostriction in G.O.S.SKLIMCZYK PiotrGraduatePhD
Effects Of Burrs On A Three Phase Transformer Core Including Local Loss, Total Loss And Flux DistributionMAZUREK RafalGraduatePhD
Magnetostriction And Magnetic Anistropy In Non-Oriented Electrical Steels And Sator Core LaminationsSOMKUN SakdaGraduatePhD
STUDY OF EFFECTIVE METHODS OF CHARACTERISATION OF MAGNETORESTRICTION AND ITS FUNDAMENTAL EFFECT ON TRANSFORMER CORE NOISETABRIZI ShervinGraduatePhD
Investigation Of The Influence Of Magnetostriction And Magnestic Forces On Transformer Core Noise And VibrationPHOPHONGVIWAT TeeraphonGraduatePhD
A Steady State Model for Predictioon Of Amplitude And Phase Errors In Measuring Current TransformersKUTROWSKI TomaszGraduatePhD
NOVEL COATING TECHNOLOGIES FOR ELECTRICAL STEELSGOEL VishuThesis SubmittedPhD
EMC Shielding StudiesDI XiaojunGraduatePhD