Dr Matthew Stickland

Senior Lecturer

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering


Has expertise in:

    • CFD
    • Fluid mechanics
    • Aerodynamics
    • Thermodynamics
    • analysis of fluid flows by computational Fluid Dynamics


BSc Hons Aeronautical Engineering, University of Manchester

PhD Mechanical Engineering, Strathclyde University

Chartered Engineer (CEng)

Fellow of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers (FIMechE)

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)



A hydrodynamic model of the west coast of Scotland with coupled sea lice dispersion
Scanlon Tom, Moreau Julien, Stickland Matthew
TELEMAC-MASCARET User Conference, pp. 1-8 (2021)
Development of a combined Euler-Euler Euler-Lagrange slurry model
MacKenzie Alasdair, Stickland Matthew, Dempster William
OpenFOAM® Selected Papers of the 11th Workshop (2019) (2019)
CFD study of fluid flow changes with erosion
López Alejandro, Stickland Matthew T, Dempster William M
Computer Physics Communications Vol 227, pp. 27-41 (2018)
External lightning protection system for wind turbine blades - power performance
Ayub A S, Siew W H, Stickland M
CIGRE Science and Engineering Vol 10, pp. 88-94 (2018)
External lightning protection system for wind turbine blades - aerodynamics
Ayub A S, Siew WH, Stickland M
CIGRE Science and Engineering (2017)
Engineering procedure for positive displacement pump performance analysis based on 1D and 3D CFD commercial codes
Josifovic Aleksandar, Stickland Matthew, Iannetti Aldo, Corney Jonathan
Proceedings of the ASME 2017 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference ASME 2017 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE 2017 (2017)

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Professional activities

External examiner at Glasgow University
External Examiner
Keynote/plenary speaker
External examiner MSc Aeronautical Engineering
External Examiner
External examiner University of Highlands and islands
External Examiner

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Cavitas phases 3 and 4
Stickland, Matthew (Principal Investigator) Nicholls, William (Co-investigator)
31-Jan-2018 - 31-Jan-2018
Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP 2016-2017 University of Strathclyde) | Doyle, Christopher James John
Dempster, William (Principal Investigator) Stickland, Matthew (Co-investigator) Doyle, Christopher James John (Research Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2016 - 13-Jan-2022
Weir CPD
Stickland, Matthew (Principal Investigator) Dempster, William (Co-investigator)
10-Jan-2015 - 31-Jan-2016
MacKenzie, Donald (Principal Investigator) Comlekci, Tugrul (Co-investigator) Dempster, William (Co-investigator) Galloway, Alexander (Co-investigator) Stack, Margaret (Co-investigator) Stickland, Matthew (Co-investigator) Thomason, James (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2015 - 31-Jan-2019
Drones in the wind industry
Stickland, Matthew (Principal Investigator)
15-Jan-2015 - 15-Jan-2021
Satellite mapping of offshore wind resource
Stickland, Matthew (Principal Investigator)
01-Jan-2014 - 31-Jan-2015

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Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
James Weir Building

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