Dr Christopher John Ness

Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellow



G.2 John Muir

Engineering Discipline: 

  • Chemical Engineering

Research Institute: 

  • Infrastructure and Environment

Research Theme: 

  • Granular Mechanics and Industrial Infrastructure


  • 2019-2024 Royal Academy of Engineering Research Fellow, University of Edinburgh
  • 2016-2019 Maudslay-Butler Research Fellow - Pembroke College, University of Cambridge
  • 2012-2016 PhD Engineering - University of Edinburgh
  • 2007-2011 BA, MEng Chemical Engineering - Clare College, University of Cambridge



Professional Qualifications and Memberships: 

  • Royal Society of Chemistry Formulation Science and Technology Group Committee Member
  • EPSRC Engineering Early Career Forum Member

Research Interests: 

You will find an up-to-date list of my papers at the link above, as well as here


Rheology, soft matter, granular matter, particle-based simulation

Further Information: 

I am currently recruiting PhD students and have funding available. Please get in touch by email for further information.