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Jos studied the measurement and prediction of pressure ripple in hydraulic pumps for his PhD. Following a period in the automotive engineering industry his research has been mainly involved with vehicle dynamics, especially active suspensions, towed vehicles and tilting three-wheeled vehicles. In addition, he has published in Engineering Education journals and is the winner of several national and international prizes for learning and teaching.
Jos Darling is a Senior Lecturer and Undergraduate Admissions Tutor for the Department of Mechanical Engineering. He was the Undergraduate Director of Studies and more recently the Director of Teaching for a period of 20 years. His current teaching includes First Yerar Solid Mechanics and Vehicle Dynamics at MEng and MSc level.
He has received the following awards and prizes for his teaching;
1987 IMechE Thomas Lowe Gray Award
1988 Esso Centenary Award
1994 University of Bath Mary Tasker Award for Teaching
1996 European Space Agency Team Achievement Award
2007 University of Bath Innovation in Learning and Teaching Award
2008 National Teaching Fellowship
2008 Third Place IMS UK Awards for Racing Academy Educational Game
2009 Best Application of Gaming & Simulation to Learning at the IMS Global Learning Awards 2009
2009 HEA Engineering Subject Centre Teaching Award
2011 University of Bath Leadership in Learning and Teaching Award.
Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals
In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):
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An Active Seat Controller with Vehicle Suspension Feedforward and Feedback States: An Experimental StudyAlfadhli, A. E. H. E., Darling, J. & Hillis, A. J., 11 Apr 2018, In: Applied Sciences. 8, 4, p. 1-23 23 p., 603.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen Access6 Citations (SciVal)
The Control of an Active Seat Suspension Using an Optimised Fuzzy Logic Controller, Based on Preview Information from a Full Vehicle ModelAlfadhli, A. E. H. E., Darling, J. & Hillis, A., 9 Feb 2018, In: Vibration. 1, 1, 21 p., vibration1010003.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen Access
Roy, N., Scheiblegger, C., Darling, J. & Pfeffer, P., 14 Mar 2017, (Unpublished) In: SAE International Journal of Passenger Cars - Mechanical Systems. 10, 1, 2017-01-9675.01.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review1 Citation (SciVal)
Alfadhli, A. E. H. E., Darling, J. & Hillis, A. J., 1 Apr 2017, In: Journal of Vibration and Control. 24, 8, p. 1412-1426 15 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-reviewOpen AccessFile14 Citations (SciVal)307 Downloads (Pure)
Zha, R., Hillis, A., Darling, J. & Plummer, A., 2017, ASME/BATH 2017 Symposium on Fluid Power and Motion Control, FPMC 2017. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), p. V001T01A047 10 p.
Research output: Chapter or section in a book/report/conference proceeding › Chapter in a published conference proceeding