Samson Shittu

Mr Samson Shittu

Research Associate

Faculty and Department

  • Institutes
  • Energy and Environmental Institute

Qualifications

  • BEng
  • MSc (University of Hull)
  • PhD (University of Hull)

Summary

Samson Shittu is a Research Associate in Centre for Sustainable Energy Technologies, Energy and Environment Institute.

He is currently conducting research on thermoelectric generators and hybrid photovoltaic-thermoelectric systems.

His research focus is on system optimization using three-dimensional finite element numerical models.

He is an electrical and electronics engineering graduate with a background in control systems and renewable energy technologies.

Recent outputs

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Journal Article

Comprehensive study and optimization of concentrated photovoltaic-thermoelectric considering all contact resistances

Shittu, S., Li, G., Zhao, X., Ma, X., Akhlaghi, Y. G., & Fan, Y. (2020). Comprehensive study and optimization of concentrated photovoltaic-thermoelectric considering all contact resistances. Energy Conversion and Management, 205, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enconman.2019.112422

Experimental study and exergy analysis of photovoltaic-thermoelectric with flat plate micro-channel heat pipe

Shittu, S., Li, G., Zhao, X., Zhou, J., Ma, X., & Akhlaghi, Y. G. (2020). Experimental study and exergy analysis of photovoltaic-thermoelectric with flat plate micro-channel heat pipe. Energy Conversion and Management, 207, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.enconman.2020.112515

Building integrated solar concentrating systems: A review

Li, G., Xuan, Q., Akram, M. W., Golizadeh Akhlaghi, Y., Liu, H., & Shittu, S. (2020). Building integrated solar concentrating systems: A review. Applied energy, 260, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.114288

Optimization and performance analysis of a solar concentrated photovoltaic-thermoelectric (CPV-TE) hybrid system

Rejeb, O., Shittu, S., Ghenai, C., Li, G., Zhao, X., & Bettayeb, M. (in press). Optimization and performance analysis of a solar concentrated photovoltaic-thermoelectric (CPV-TE) hybrid system. Renewable energy, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2020.02.007

Transient and non-uniform heat flux effect on solar thermoelectric generator with phase change material

Shittu, S., Li, G., Xuan, Q., Xiao, X., Zhao, X., Ma, X., & Akhlaghi, Y. G. (2020). Transient and non-uniform heat flux effect on solar thermoelectric generator with phase change material. Applied thermal engineering, 173, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2020.115206

Research interests

Thermoelectric generator

Photovoltaic-thermoelectric

Electric vehicle

Energy storage

Transport decarbonisation

Wearable technology

Control systems