Neil Hewitt

Professor

  • Shore Road, Jordanstown Campus

    BT37 0QB Newtownabbey

    United Kingdom

  • 2850 Citations
  • 26 h-Index
20062019
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Biography

Neil J Hewitt was appointed Professor of Energy in 2008 and is Director of the Centre for Sustainable Technologies from 2008 until present. He is a Chartered Physicist and Chartered Engineer and is a member of the Institute of Physics, Institute of Refrigeration and the Energy Institute.Professor Hewitt has initiated and worked on numerous significant European and UK Research Council funded research projects that have engaged academia, public and private bodies.Professor Hewitt is an acknowledged expert in the field of heat pumps, both in their development and in their end-use, especially with energy storage in the emerging sector of demand side management.  He has over 100 publications and is a regular invited conference speaker both nationally and abroad.Professor Hewitt, in addition to membership of a number of editorial boards, is the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Ambient Energy and is a UK representative of the International Institute of Refrigeration Commission B2 Refrigerating Machinery

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Research Output 2006 2019

  • 2850 Citations
  • 26 h-Index
  • 71 Article
  • 26 Conference contribution
  • 7 Paper
  • 4 Chapter

Demand-side management study for cascade air-water heat pump coupled with thermal energy storage in the UK domestic sector

Le, K., Huang, M. & Hewitt, N., 31 May 2019, Thermal Energy Challenge Network. 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Cascades (fluid mechanics)
Thermal energy
Energy storage
Pumps
Air

Energy saving potential of high temperature heat pumps in the UK Food and Drink sector

Cooper, S., Hammond, G., Hewitt, N., Norman, J., Tassou, S. & Youssef, W., 31 Mar 2019, 161, p. 142-149

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Energy conservation
Pumps
Decarbonization
Electricity
Waste heat

Techno-economic assessment of cascade air-to-water heat pump retrofitted into residential buildings using experimentally validated simulations

Le, K., Huang, M., Shah, N., Wilson, C., MacArtain, P., Byrne, R. & Hewitt, N., 3 May 2019, (Accepted/In press) 250, p. 633-652 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cascades (fluid mechanics)
Pumps
Economics
air
Air
1 Citation (Scopus)
Thermal energy
Energy storage
Pumps
Temperature
Radiators

Domestic High Temperature Air Source Heat Pump: Performance Analysis Using TRNSYS Simulations

Le, K., Huang, M. & Hewitt, N., 31 Jul 2018, 5th International High Performance Buildings Conference at Purdue. 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

File
Air source heat pumps
Pumps
Temperature
Energy utilization
Carbon