About Dr Chris Nightingale
First degree was in Mechanical Sciences from the University of Cambridge. PhD from University College Cardiff, thesis entitled ‘Development of a novel rotary engine’.
Held various posts in industry including Development Engineering for Rolls-Royce (Aero) and Principal Engineer, Advanced Engineering, for SU Fuel Systems. Taught at UCL since 1979, retiring from full-time teaching in 2005, but continuing part-time teaching until present.