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Dr Les Bowtell

Dr Les Bowtell
Name Les Bowtell
Position Senior Lecturer (Electronic Engineering)
Section School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering
Office Z305E
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 1482
Extension 1482
Qualifications BEng USQ , MEng USQ , PhD USQ

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Environmental Technologies ( 090703 )
  • Renewable Power and Energy Systems Engineering (excl. Solar Cells) ( 090608 )

Research interests
Renewable energy systems
Industrial Ultrasonic systems

Professional memberships
IEEE Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (30yrs)

RPEQ Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland (12yrs)

Currently teaching courses/programs

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
12 Years

Teaching experience(Other)
3 Years

Administrative responsibilities
Programme Coordinator BENS Electrical

Publications in ePrints

Terry, Victoria R. and Terry, Peter C. and Moloney, Clint and Bowtell, Les (2018) Face-to-face instruction combined with online resources improves retention of clinical skills among undergraduate nursing students. Nurse Education Today, 61. pp. 15-19. ISSN 0260-6917

Widjaya, Elita R. and Chen, Guangnan and Bowtell, Les and Hills, Catherine (2018) Gasification of non-woody biomass: a literature review. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 89. pp. 184-193. ISSN 1364-0321

Kandasamy, Manoj and Hamawand, Ihsan and Bowtell, Leslie and Seneweera, Saman and Chakrabarty, Sayan and Yusaf, Talal and Shakoor, Zaidoon and Algayyim, Sattar and Eberhard, Friederike (2017) Investigation of ethanol production potential from lignocellulosic material without enzymatic hydrolysis using the ultrasound technique. Energies, 10 (1). pp. 62-73.

Al-Juboori, Raed A. and Aravinthan, Vasantha and Yusaf, Talal and Bowtell, Leslie (2016) Assessing the application and downstream effects of pulsed mode ultrasound as a pre-treatment for alum coagulation. Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 31. pp. 7-19. ISSN 1350-4177

Al-Juboori, Raed A. and Bowtell, Leslie A. and Yusaf, Talal and Aravinthan, Vasantha (2016) Insights into the scalability of magnetostrictive ultrasound technology for water treatment applications. Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, 28. pp. 357-366. ISSN 1350-4177

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Environmental Technologies ( 090703 )
  • Renewable Power and Energy Systems Engineering (excl. Solar Cells) ( 090608 )

Research topics