Prof James Turner

Professor of Engines and Energy Systems @ University of Bath

James Turner is Professor of Engines and Energy Systems at the University of Bath.  He has nearly 30 years of experience in the field of internal combustion engines, and is a specialist in the field of spark-ignition combustion, pressure charging, alcohol fuels and engine/fuel interactions.

In addition to his specializations, his main area of interest is renewable energy and its application to the transport sector, with particular emphasis on the use of and possibilities afforded by alcohol fuels.

He spent over 21 years working at at Lotus Engineering, and has also worked at Norton Motorcycles, Cosworth and Jaguar Land Rover.