Andrew Peter BAKER
Address:
Harbin Institute of Technology Shenzhen Graduate School, Shenzhen, 518055, China (518055)
Email:
baker@hitsz.edu.cn
Phone:
0755-26032192
0755-26033504(Fax)
PERSONAL PROFILE
 
RESEARCH INTEREST
 
Novel synthesis and processing techniques. Foams and high surface area materials for use in biomaterials, catalysts, batteries and fuel cells. Proton exchange membrane for fuel cells.
EDUCATION  
1990-1994
PhD., Materials science and metallurgy, Cambridge University (UK)
1987-1988
MSc., Materials science, Greenwich University(UK)
1984-1987
Bachelor, Chemistry, University College London (UK)
RESEARCH & WORK EXPERIENCE  
2003-2005
Postdoctoral research assistant and Innovation Research Fellow, Department of Materials, University of Loughborough, Loughborough, LE11 3TU Leicestershire, UK.
2002-2003.
Research Associate Industrial Secondment (RAIS) from University of Loughborough to LG.Philips-Displays, Blackburn, UK.
1998-2002.
Research Associate Institute of Polymer Technology and Materials Engineering (IPTME), University of Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 3TU, UK.
1988-1990
Development Chemist, Merck (UK) Ltd., Poole Dorset, UK BH15 6JX.
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION & ACADEMIC SERVICE
 
2008 -
Journal referee: Journal of Biomedical Materials Research: Part A..
RESEARCH PROJECTS
2013.08-2015.07
Mechanism research of submicron H - X zeolite doped Nafion membrane increases the proton conductivity for DMFC
2013.08-2015.07
Research the properties of Nafion and SPEEK membranes for all vanadium flow battery
RESEARCH ACHIEVEMENT & AWARDS
PATENT
   
2002 -2004 Royal Philips (Eindhoven): European Patent EP1255274, US Patent US2002193041,Japanese Patent JP2003016931.
PAPER & BOOK PUBLICATIONS
1.Zhang H, Wu JW, Liu X, Baker AP. Studies on elements diffusion of Mn/Co coated ferritic tainless steel for solid oxide fuel cell interconnects application. Int J Hydrogen Energy 2013;38:5075-83.

2.M.Lavorgna*, L.Sansone, G.Scherillo, R.Gu and A.P.Baker.Transport properties of zeolite Na-X/Nafion membranes: effect of zeolite loadings and particle size, Fuel Cells 11, 2011, No.6,801-813.

3.Synthesis and characterisation of nanotubular titanates and titania.
Weng LQ, Song SH, Hodgson SNB, Baker AP, Yu J.
JOURNAL OF THE EUROPEAN CERAMIC SOCIETY 26 1405-1409, 2006.

4.Production of tungsten oxide coatings, via sol-gel processing of tungsten anion solutions
Baker AP, Hodgson SNB, Edirisinghe MJ
SURFACE & COATINGS TECHNOLOGY 153 (2-3): 184-193 APR 15 2002.

5.Enhancement of electrical conductivity and emission stability of oxide cathodes using Ni addition
Al-Ajili ANH, Hodgson SNB, Baker AP, Ray AK, Travis JR, Goodhand CJ
JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE-MATERIALS IN ELECTRONICS 12 (2): 99-105 FEB 2001.

6.Thermal decomposition and electrical conductivity of oxide cathode emission materials
Al-Ajili ANH, Ray AK, Travis JR, Hodgson SNB, Baker AP, Goodhand CJ
JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE-MATERIALS IN ELECTRONICS 11 (6): 489-495 AUG 2000.

7.The effect of Bi content on the phase purity and the superconducting critical temperature of a Sr and Ca deficient Bi-2212.
Baker AP, Glowacki BA
PHYSICA C 227 (1-2): 31-39 JUN 20 1994.


8.The dependence of Bi9Sr11Ca5 oxide on the stoichiometry of Bi-2212 and its reversible phase transition in oxidising and non-oxidising annealing conditions
Baker AP, Glowacki BA
PHYSICA C 223 (3-4): 383-390 APR 10 1994.
CONFERENCE PAPERS/TALKS
 
1.Transport properties of zeolite NaX-Nafion membranes: Effect of zeolite loadings and particle size. Lavorgna M, Sansone L, Scherillo G, Gu R and Baker AP
2nd Charisma International Conference on Progress in MEA Materials for Medium and High Temperature Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells. La Grande Motte, France, September 2010.

2.A novel route to a porous metal matrix suitable for use in impregnated cathodes
Hodgson SNB, Baker AP, Barratt DS, Edirisinghe MJ
4th International Vacuum Electron Sources Conference, Saratov, Russia, Jul 15-19 2002.

3.Sol-gel processing of ceramic and metal foams.
Hodgson SNB, Baker AP,
Presented at UK-Ireland Sol-Gel Group Meeting, Nottingham,UK, September 2000.

4.Progress on the percolation cathode,
S. Hodgson, A. P. Baker, A. Ray, A. Ajili, J. Travis, C. Goodhand, T. Lee, P. van der Heide, Kiev, Russia, IDW’99, CRT6-4, pp. 1111–1112.

5.Aerosol processing of functionally engineered cermet emitters
Hodgson SNB, Baker AP, Goodhand C
JOURNAL OF MATERIALS PROCESSING TECHNOLOGY 119 (1-3): 104-111 DEC 20 2001.

6.Processing and performance of a novel cathode material.
Hodgson SNB, Baker AP, Goodhand C, van der Heide PAM, Lee T, Ray AK, Al-Ajili ANH., APPLIED SURFACE SCIENCE 146 (1-4) 79-83 MAY 1999.

7.Investigation of current flow in high temperature superconducting thin films
Jones AR, Baker AP, Dewhurst CD, Ashworth SP, Cardwell DA, Campbell AM
APPLIED SUPERCONDUCTIVITY 3 (1-3): 47-53 JAN-MAR 1995.

8.Improving critical current anisotropy in Bi-2212 coatings through controlled flow of the melt formed in partial melt processing.
A.P.Baker, B.A.Glowacki and R.Riddle,
ADVANCES IN CRYOGENIC ENGINEERING, 40A 201 (1994).


9.Investigation of the structural development of Bi2Sr2CuOx and Bi2Sr2CaCu2Ox superconductors from melt quench.
A.P.Baker, N.Ozkan and B.A.Glowacki,
Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference ICMAS'91, edited by B.Raveau, K.Wasa and R.Suryanaryanan. Paris, p.89 (October 1991).
TEACHING/SUPERVISING EXPERIENCE
Sole supervisor 30 Masters projects
Teaching:1. "Materials Inorganic Chemisrtry" - major course.
2. "Introduction to Nanomaterials" - major course
Updated:2016-11