Dr Igor Timoshkin

Reader

Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Personal statement

 

Leading Reseach in the Following Areas:

 

High Voltage Engineering, Pulsed Power Technology

Non-thermal Plasma For Environmental, Air Cleaning  and Bio-Medical Applications

Bio-decontamination and Oxidation Using Atmospheric Non-therma Plasma Discharges

Pulsed Electric Fields for Lysis and Bio-Decontamination

Transeint Plasmas in Water and Dielectric Liquids: Fundamental Properties and Practical Applications

Novel Dielectric Liquids in Power and Pulsed Power Systems

 

Links

IEEE Xplore Author Profile

https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/author/37273039800

 

Membership in Professional Organisations:

Fellow of the UK Higher Education Academy

Senior Member of the IEEE 

Member of the IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society 

Member of the IEEE Dielectric and Electrical Insulation Society

 

Voting Member of the Pulsed Power Science and Technology Committee in the IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Science Society

 

Member of The International Scientific Committee of the Series of International Conferences "Gas Discharges and Their Applications" 

 

Member of the International Advisory Committee of the bi-annual IEEE International Conference on Liquid Dielectrics 

 

Subject Editor of IET Nanodielectrics

 

 

Expertise

Has expertise in:

    Offering PhD opportunities/supervision in the following fields:

    Environmental applications of non-thermal plasma
    Air cleaning and decontamination by low temperatire transeint plasma
    Plasma discharges in water
    Dielectric properties of novel biodegradable insulation fluids for power and pulsed power applications
    Pulsed power
    Dielectric properties of environmenatlly friendly gases: Potential substitution of  SF6 in high volatge systems 

    Currently available Defined PhD Research projects under supervision of Dr Igor Timoshkin are listed here:

    https://www.strath.ac.uk/studywithus/postgraduateresearchphdopportunities/?filter=timoshkin

     

Prizes and awards

2019 Strathclyde Teaching Excellence Award (Nomination in the "Most Enthusiastic" Category)
Recipient
5/2019
2019 Strathclyde Teaching Excellence Award (Nomination in the "Most Innovative" Category)
Recipient
5/2019
2016 Strathclyde Teaching Excellence Award (Nomination in the "Most Enthusiastic" Category)
Recipient
14/5/2016
2013 Strathclyde Teaching Excellence Award (Nomination in the "Most Supportive" Category)
Recipient
15/5/2013
Recipient of the Rolls-Royce Award to Inventors
Recipient
4/2008

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Qualifications

MPhys, Moscow State University, Moscow, Russian Federation

PhD, Imperial Colledge of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, UK

DIC, Diploma of Imperial Colledge, London, UK

PgCert Advanced Academic Studies, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK

 

Publications

Mobility of charge carriers in mineral oil and ester fluids
Xue Qingjiang, Timoshkin Igor, Wilson Mark P, Given Martin, MacGregor Scott J
High Voltage (2021)
https://doi.org/10.1049/hve2.12098
Post-breakdown transient characteristics of a gas-filled plasma closing switch
Yao Yuan, Timoshkin Igor V, MacGregor Scott J, Wilson Mark P, Given Martin J, Wang Tao
IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science Vol 49, pp. 942-951 (2021)
https://doi.org/10.1109/TPS.2021.3053097
Impulsive breakdown of mineral oil and natural and synthetic ester liquids when containing varying levels of moisture
Williamson Chris, Timoshkin Igor V, MacGregor Scott J, Wilson Mark P, Given Martin J, Sinclair Mark, Jones Aled
IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science Vol 49, pp. 466-475 (2021)
https://doi.org/10.1109/TPS.2020.3044133
Impulsive breakdown characteristics of solid-gas interfaces
Wang Zhe, Timoshkin Igor V, Wilson Mark P, Given Martin J, Wang Tao, MacGregor Scott J
IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science Vol 49, pp. 365-377 (2021)
https://doi.org/10.1109/TPS.2020.3039722
Impulsive flashover characteristics and Weibull statistical analysis of gas-solid interfaces with varying relative humidity
Macpherson Ruairidh W, Wilson Mark P, Timoshkin Igor V, MacGregor Scott J, Given Martin J
IEEE Access Vol 8, pp. 228454-228465 (2020)
https://doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2020.3046088
Field-time breakdown characteristics of air, N2, CO2, and SF6
Liu Ting, Timoshkin Igor V, MacGregor Scott J, Wilson Mark P, Given Martin J, Bonifaci Nelly, Hanna Rachelle
IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science Vol 48, pp. 3321-3331 (2020)
https://doi.org/10.1109/TPS.2020.2991860

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Teaching

“Electromagnetism”, 19207, year 2 module (module registrar)

“Integrated Studies”, EE974, year 2 module, Communication project laboratories

Individual projects, 19496, year 4 module

“High Voltage Technologies and Electromagnetic Compatibility”, EE574/974, year 5/MSc level, (module registrar)

MSc projects, 1 and 2 year projects 19900/19000, MSc level module

Teaching at partner Universities in China under the framework of Articulation agreements

 

Professional activities

UHVnet Colloquium
Participant
15/1/2020
Peer Reviewer of an EPSRC Project Application
Recipient
1/2020
External PhD examiner - University of Manchester
Examiner
1/11/2019
17th Technological Plasma Workshop
Participant
9/10/2019
The 20th IEEE International Conference on Dielectric Liquids (ICDL)
Participant
23/6/2019
External PhD Examiner - Indian Institute of Technology Madras
Examiner
18/4/2019

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Projects

Soft and hard fault modelling in avionic HVDC systems: Analysis of physical processes and development of practical approaches in insulation coordination for More/All electric aircrafts
Timoshkin, Igor (Principal Investigator) Wilson, Mark (Co-investigator)
15-Jan-2019 - 31-Jan-2021
Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP - University of Strathclyde) | Dougall, Laura
Maclean, Michelle (Principal Investigator) Timoshkin, Igor (Co-investigator) Dougall, Laura (Research Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2015 - 01-Jan-2019
Breakdown Mechanisms and Processes in Dielectric Fluids
Timoshkin, Igor (Principal Investigator) Given, Martin (Co-investigator) MacGregor, Scott (Co-investigator)
26-Jan-2014 - 30-Jan-2014
Plasma Channel Drilling - Halliburton Year 1 programme
Timoshkin, Igor (Principal Investigator) MacGregor, Scott (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2014 - 31-Jan-2015
Non-thermal plasma for cleaning and decontamination applications
Timoshkin, Igor (Principal Investigator) Given, Martin (Co-investigator) MacGregor, Scott (Co-investigator)
10-Jan-2014 - 09-Jan-2016
“Non-thermal plasmas for cleaning and decontamination”, EPSRC Pathway to impact grant
Timoshkin, Igor (Principal Investigator) MacGregor, Scott (Co-investigator)
I.V. Timoshkin, S. J. MacGregor, “Non-thermal plasmas for cleaning and decontamination”, EPSRC Pathway to impact grant, July 2012-Jan 2013, £20,000
01-Jan-2012 - 31-Jan-2013

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Address

Electronic and Electrical Engineering
Royal College Building

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