Imperial College London


Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Mechanical Engineering

Chair in Machine Dynamics and Director of the VUTC



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561City and Guilds BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





Professor Nowell is the Director of the Rolls-Royce Vibration University Technology Centre



Parel K, Paynter R, Nowell D, 2020, Linear relationship of normal and tangential contact stiffness with load, Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, Vol:476, ISSN:1364-5021

Blades L, Hills D, Nowell D, et al., 2020, An exploration of debris types and their influence on wear rates in fretting, Wear, Vol:450, ISSN:0043-1648

Díaz FA, Vasco-Olmo JM, López-Alba E, et al., 2020, Experimental evaluation of effective stress intensity factor using thermoelastic stress analysis and digital image correlation, International Journal of Fatigue, Vol:135, ISSN:0142-1123, Pages:1-10

Lopez-Crespo P, Moreno B, Nowell D, 2019, Recent progress on experimental characterisation of fatigue and fracture behaviour of materials, Journal of Strain Analysis for Engineering Design, Vol:54, ISSN:0309-3247, Pages:363-363


Schwingshackl CW, Nowell D, 2020, The Measurement of Tangential Contact Stiffness for Nonlinear Dynamic Analysis, Pages:165-167, ISSN:2191-5644

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