Mr Cameron Johnstone

Senior Lecturer

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering


Has expertise in:

    • Marine renewable energy systems
    • Analysis of power capture, transfer and take off performance
    • Scale model testing


Numerical performance model for tensioned mooring tidal turbine operating in combined wave-current sea states
Fu Song, Johnstone Cameron
Journal of Marine Science and Engineering Vol 9 (2021)
Tidal stream and ocean current energy - the benefits of harvesting lesser energetic flows
Ordonez Sanchez S, Calvillo-Munoz C, Mariño-Tapia I, Martinez R, Fu S, Allmark M, Mason-Jones T, O'Doherty T, Silva Casarín R, Johnstone C
Proceedings of the European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference (2021)
A phenomenological study of lab-scale tidal turbine loading under combined irregular wave and shear flow conditions
Allmark Matthew, Martinez Rodrigo, Ordonez-Sanchez Stephanie, Lloyd Catherine, O’Doherty Tim, Germain Grégory, Gaurier Benoît, Johnstone Cameron
Journal of Marine Science and Engineering Vol 9 (2021)
Using blade element momentum theory to predict the effect of wave-current interactions on the performance of tidal stream turbines
Fu Song, Ordonez-Sanchez Stephanie, Martinez Rodrigo, Allmark Matthew, Johnstone Cameron, O’doherty Tim
International Marine Energy Journal Vol 4, pp. 25-36 (2021)
Tidal energy round robin tests : a comparison of flow measurements and turbine loading
Martinez Rodrigo, Gaurier Benoît, Ordonez-Sanchez Stephanie, Facq Jean-Valéry, Germain Gregory, Johnstone Cameron, Santic Ivan, Salvatore Francesco, Davey Thomas, Old Chris, Sellar Brian G
Journal of Marine Science and Engineering Vol 9 (2021)
Validation of the dynamic load characteristics on a Tidal Stream Turbine when subjected to wave and current interaction
Lloyd Catherine, Allmark Matthew, Ordonez-Sanchez Stephanie, Martinez Rodrigo, Johnstone Cameron, Germain Gregory, Gaurier Benoit, Mason-Jones Allan, O'Doherty Tim
Ocean Engineering Vol 222 (2021)

More publications


Remanufacture of yaw callipers from wind turbines - dynamic loading fatigue analysis
Sillars, Fiona (Principal Investigator) Marrocco, Tiziana (Principal Investigator) Johnstone, Cameron (Principal Investigator)
03-Jan-2020 - 02-Jan-2021
Technology development towards sustainable marine current energy harvesting for coastal communities (Newton Fund Impact Scheme)
Johnstone, Cameron (Principal Investigator)
24-Jan-2020 - 31-Jan-2022
Utilising Marine Renewable Energy to Satisfy Community Energy Demands and Stimulate Socio-Economic Development with the Philippines (Newton Fund - Institutional Links)
Johnstone, Cameron (Principal Investigator)
17-Jan-2020 - 16-Jan-2022
Self-warning hybrid composite coating layer for passive visual and remote inspection of offshore wind and tidal trubine blades (CAMREG)
Jalalvand, Meisam (Principal Investigator) Johnstone, Cameron (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2019 - 31-Jan-2020
Design Feasibility Study for a Low Velocity Tidal Stream Turbine
Johnstone, Cameron (Principal Investigator)
15-Jan-2018 - 14-Jan-2019
Marine energy satisfying electrical demand and promoting economic growth in local communities Newton International Links
Johnstone, Cameron (Principal Investigator)
Marine energy satisfying electrical demand and promoting economic growth in local communities surrounding the Cozumel Channel (Newton Funds Institutional Links)
01-Jan-2018 - 31-Jan-2019

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Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
James Weir Building

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