Staff profile

Dr Shahed Motaman

Lecturer in Motorsport Engineering

Shahed standing amongst the motorsport facilities at the University of Derby.


Motorsport Engineering


College of Science and Engineering



I gained my BSc and MSc in materials science engineering and PhD in computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and materials process simulation from the University of Leeds. I joined the University of Derby in 2020 and prior to that, I was a post-doctoral research fellow at the University of Hertfordshire. I have expertise in CFD numerical and physical simulation, gas dynamics, heat and mass transfer, Hybrid powertrain, diesel injector and gas atomization simulation process in the field of mechanical and motorsport engineering. 

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