M. Eng. Stewart Leith
Chair of Surface and Materials Technology
Institute of Materials Engineering
University of Siegen
Investigating the optimisation of novel superconducting thin films deposited onto copper for use in future particle accelerators. Research completed as part of the ARIES and EASITrain research programs.
Production and characterisation of superconducting thin films (Nb, NbN, Nb3Sn) through the use of PVD.
since February 2018
Research Associate at Chair of Surface and Materials Technology, Institute of Materials Engineering at the University of Siegen
Master of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering) at the University of Pretoria, South Africa
Thesis: An Investigation into the External Flow Boiling Phenomena on the Surface of Water Cooled Zircaloy-4 and Silicon Carbide Nuclear Fuel Cladding
Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering) at the University of Pretoria, South Africa