Prof Ian Jenkinson

School of Engineering

Professor Ian Jenkinson expertise is in systems modelling, manufacturing systems, and technical-vocational education. He has published over referred 45 journal articles, 1 book chapter, 23 conference publications, and has completed 10 PhD projects, and is currently supervising 9 candidates. He has a professional background in engineering and has worked extensively on innovation projects with industry partners in the manufacturing and maritime sectors. He is a Chartered Engineer and Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (FIET).

Previous posts
Head of Department of Maritime and Mechanical Engineering 2017-19, Director, School of Engineering 2001-17, Principal Lecturer, Liverpool John Moores University. 1997-01, Lecturer, Liverpool John Moores University, 1991-97, Senior Process Development Engineer, Rank Precision Industries, 1990-91, Project Engineer, David Brown Gear Industries Ltd, 1988-90, Phillips Semiconductors, 1985-87, British Technology Group (British Shipbuilders),1985

Recently funded projects
LJMU Maritime Knowledge Hub Pre-Development, Liverpool Combined Authority, 2021
LJMU Covid-19 project, Aerosol Removal from Dental Practices, 2020-onwards. (PI)
ESF SkillSea project, 2019-onwards (CI)
IAMU Organisational Development Project, Professional Doctoral programmes for the marine and maritime sector, 2019-20 (PI)
ESF, Maritime Super Skills, 2017- 19 (PI)
HEFCE Catalyst Project, ‘Closing the skills gap’, 2018-2019 (PI)
Norwegian Centre for International Co-operation in Education, 2013-18 (CI)

Relevant external professional activities (last 3 years only):
Member of the Executive Board, International Association of Maritime Universities, 2020-onwards; Panel Member for development of the T-Level qualification in Engineering and Manufacturing: Design, Development and Control, 2017-onwards; Member of the Expert Group on Skills and Career Development, EC Directorate of Maritime Affairs, and Fisheries; Board Member Mersey Maritime, 2016-19

Languages

French
German

Degrees

2000, Liverpool John Moores University, United Kingdom, PhD Industrial Robot Systems
1988, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom, M.Sc. Advanced Manufacturing Systems and Technology, University of Liverpool
1985, Newcastle University, United Kingdom, BSc Mechanical Engineering

Academic appointments

Director, Department of Maritime and Mechanical Engineering, Liverpool John Moores University, 2015 - 2019
Director, School of Engineering, Liverpool John Moores University, 2001 - 2015
Principal Lecturer,, Engineering, Liverpool John Moores University, 1997 - 2001
Senior Lecturer, Engineering and Technology Management, Liverpool John Moores University, 1991 - 1997

Report

Oksavik A, Hildre HP, Pan Y, Jenkinson I, Kelly B, Paraskevadakis D, Pyne R. 2021. Future Skills and Competence Needs Publisher Url Public Url

Journal article

Jenkinson I. 2021. Author Q&A: Ian Jenkinson British dental journal, 230 :305 DOI Author Url

Ehtezazi T, Evans DG, Jenkinson ID, Evans PA, Vadgama VJ, Vadgama J, Jarad F, Grey N, Chilcott RP. 2021. SARS-CoV-2: characterisation and mitigation of risks associated with aerosol generating procedures in dental practices (Jan, 10.1038/s41415-020-2504-8, 2021) BRITISH DENTAL JOURNAL, 230 :169-169 Author Url

Ehtezazi T, Evans DG, Jenkinson ID, Evans PA, Vadgama VJ, Vadgama J, Jarad F, Grey N, Chilcott RP. 2021. SARS-CoV-2: characterisation and mitigation of risks associated with aerosol generating procedures in dental practices. British Dental Journal (BDJ), DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Wang R, Nguyen TT, Li C, Jenkinson I, Yang Z, Kavakeb S. 2019. Optimising discrete dynamic berth allocations in seaports using a Levy Flight based meta-heuristic Swarm and Evolutionary Computation, 44 :1003-1017 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Matellini DB, Wall AD, Jenkinson ID, Wang J, Pritchard R. 2018. A Three-Part Bayesian Network for Modeling Dwelling Fires and Their Impact upon People and Property Risk Analysis, 38 :2087-2104 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

McNamara D, Cunningham A, Riahi R, Jenkinson I, Wang J. 2017. Application of Monte Carlo techniques with delay-time analysis to assess maintenance and inspection policies for marine systems PROCEEDINGS OF THE INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS PART E-JOURNAL OF PROCESS MECHANICAL ENGINEERING, 231 :89-106 DOI Author Url Public Url

Paraskevadakis D, Bury A, Wang J, Ren J, Bonsall S, Jenkinson I. 2016. The impact of transport infrastructure projects on sustainable development within a major logistics gateway in North West England Logistics and Sustainable Transport, 7 :18-40 DOI Publisher Url Public Url

Kavakeb S, Nguyen TT, Yang Z, Jenkinson I. 2016. Evolutionary fleet sizing in static and uncertain environments with shuttle transportation tasks - the case studies of container terminals IEEE Computational Intelligence Magazine, 11 :55-69 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Kavakeb S, Nguyen TT, McGinley K, Yang Z, Jenkinson I, Roisin M. 2015. Green vehicle technology to enhance the performance of a European port: a simulation model with a cost-benefit approach Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies, 60 :169-188 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Nguyen TT, Jenkinson I, Yang Z. 2015. An experimental study of combining evolutionary algorithms with KD-tree to solving dynamic optimisation problems Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), 9028 :857-868 DOI Public Url

McNamara D, Cunningham A, Jenkinson I, Wang J. 2014. A model assessing cost of operating marine systems using data obtained from Monte Carlo analysis PROCEEDINGS OF THE INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS PART M-JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING FOR THE MARITIME ENVIRONMENT, 228 :398-412 DOI Author Url Public Url

McNamara D, Cunningham A, Jenkinson I, Wang J. 2014. Application of the Monte Carlo method to marine system maintenance studies considering failure modes and spare part stock control JOURNAL OF MARINE ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY, 13 :37-58 DOI Author Url

Rachmanto T, Allanson D, Matthews C, Jenkinson I. 2014. Monitoring of Biodiesel Transesterification Process Using Impedance Measurement Gupta K. International Journal of Materials, Mechanics and Manufacturing, 2 :265-271 DOI Public Url

Kavakeb S, Trung TN, Yang Z, Jenkinson I. 2014. Identifying the Robust Number of Intelligent Autonomous Vehicles in Container Terminals EsparciaAlcazar AI. APPLICATIONS OF EVOLUTIONARY COMPUTATION, 8602 :829-840 DOI Author Url

Allanson DR, Rachmanto T, Matthews C, Jenkinson I. 2013. Measuring mass transfer on Biodiesel processes by means of Impedance measurement Applied Mechanics and Materials, 391 :467-472 DOI

Matellini DB, Wall AD, Jenkinson ID, Wang J, Pritchard R. 2013. Modelling dwelling fire development and occupancy escape using Bayesian network RELIABILITY ENGINEERING & SYSTEM SAFETY, 114 :75-91 DOI Author Url

Matellini DB, Wall AD, Jenkinson ID, Wang J, Pritchard RW. 2013. A study of human reaction during the initial stages of a dwelling fire using a Bayesian network model PROCEEDINGS OF THE INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS PART O-JOURNAL OF RISK AND RELIABILITY, 227 :207-221 DOI Author Url

Riahi R, Robertson I, Bonsall S, Jenkinson I, Wang J. 2013. A proposed methodology for assessing the reduction of a seafarer's performance with insufficient recuperative rest JOURNAL OF MARINE ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY, 12 :11-28 DOI Author Url

Riahi R, Li K, Robertson I, Jenkinson I, Bonsall S, Wang J. 2013. A proposed decision-making model for evaluating a container's security score Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part M: Journal of Engineering for the Maritime Environment, 26 DOI Author Url

Jenkinson I. 2012. Editorial: Diversity and inclusion Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Municipal Engineer, 165 :123-124 DOI

Yang ZL, Zhang D, Caglayan O, Jenkinson ID, Bonsall S, Wang J, Huang M, Yan XP. 2012. Selection of techniques for reducing shipping NOx and SOx emissions TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH PART D-TRANSPORT AND ENVIRONMENT, 17 :478-486 DOI Author Url

Riahi R, Bonsall S, Jenkinson I, Wang J. 2012. A seafarer's reliability assessment incorporating subjective judgements PROCEEDINGS OF THE INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS PART M-JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING FOR THE MARITIME ENVIRONMENT, 226 :313-334 DOI Author Url

Matellini DB, Wall AD, Jenkinson ID, Wang J, Pritchard R. 2012. Bayesian network modelling for fire safety assessment: Part I-a study of human reaction during the initial stages of a dwelling fire Berenguer C, Grall A, Soares CG. ADVANCES IN SAFETY, RELIABILITY AND RISK MANAGEMENT, :626-633 Author Url

Jones B, Jenkinson I, Yang Z, Wang J. 2010. The use of Bayesian network modelling for maintenance planning in a manufacturing industry RELIABILITY ENGINEERING & SYSTEM SAFETY, 95 :267-277 DOI Author Url

Jenkinson I. 2010. Editorial: Infrastructure investment - the business case Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Municipal Engineer, 163 :1-2 DOI

Jenkinson ID, Jones B, Wang J. 2010. The use of fuzzy set modelling for maintenance planning in a manufacturing industry Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part E: Journal of Process Mechanical Engineering, 224 :35-48 DOI

Ehtezazi T, Saleem I, Shrubb I, Allanson DR, Jenkinson ID, O'Callaghan C. 2010. The interaction between the oropharyngeal geometry and aerosols via pressurised metered dose inhalers. Pharm Res, 27 :175-186 DOI Author Url

Jones B, Jenkinson I, Wang J. 2010. The use of fuzzy set modelling for maintenance planning in a manufacturing industry PROCEEDINGS OF THE INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS PART E-JOURNAL OF PROCESS MECHANICAL ENGINEERING, 224 :35-48 DOI Author Url

Jones B, Jenkinson I, Wang J. 2010. The use of fuzzy set modelling for maintenance planning in a manufacturing industry Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part E: Journal of Process Mechanical Engineering, 224 :35-48 DOI

Krywonos J, Fenwick J, Elkut F, Jenkinson I, Liu YH, Brunt JNH, Scott A, Malik Z, Eswar C, Ren XJ. 2010. MRI image-based FE modelling of the pelvis system and bladder filling COMPUTER METHODS IN BIOMECHANICS AND BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING, 13 :669-676 DOI Author Url

Ren J, Jenkinson I, Wang J, Xu DL, Yang JB. 2009. An Offshore Risk Analysis Method Using Fuzzy Bayesian Network JOURNAL OF OFFSHORE MECHANICS AND ARCTIC ENGINEERING-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME, 131 DOI Author Url

Jenkinson ID, Jones B, Wang J. 2009. Methodology of using delay-time analysis for a manufacturing industry Reliability Engineering & System Safety, 94 :111-124 DOI

Jones B, Jenkinson I, Wang J. 2009. Methodology of using delay-time analysis for a manufacturing industry RELIABILITY ENGINEERING & SYSTEM SAFETY, 94 :111-124 DOI Author Url

Ehtezazi T, Allanson DR, Jenkinson ID, Shrubb I, O'Callaghan C. 2008. Investigating improving powder deagglomeration via dry powder inhalers at a low inspiratory flow rate by employing add-on spacers. J Pharm Sci, 97 :5212-5221 DOI Author Url

Yang ZL, Bonsall S, Jenkinson ID, Wang J. 2008. Risk and security assessment of container supply chains 9th International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management 2008, PSAM 2008, 3 :2528-2536

Ren J, Jenkinson I, Wang J, Xu DL, Yang JB. 2008. A methodology to model causal relationships on offshore safety assessment focusing on human and organizational factors JOURNAL OF SAFETY RESEARCH, 39 :87-100 DOI Author Url

Dolinsky JU, Jenkinson ID, Colquhoun GJ. 2007. Application of genetic programming to the calibration of industrial robots COMPUTERS IN INDUSTRY, 58 :255-264 DOI Author Url

Xu D-L, Liu J, Yang J-B, Liu G-P, Wang J, Jenkinson I, Ren J. 2007. Inference and learning methodology of belief-rule-based expert system for pipeline leak detection EXPERT SYSTEMS WITH APPLICATIONS, 32 :103-113 DOI Author Url

Ren J, Wang J, Jenkinson I, Xu DL, Yang JB. 2007. A Bayesian network approach for offshore risk analysis through linguistic variables CHINA OCEAN ENGINEERING, 21 :371-388 Author Url

Ehtezazi T, Allanson DR, Jenkinson ID, O'Callaghan C. 2006. Effect of oropharyngeal length in drug lung delivery via suspension pressurized metered dose inhalers. Pharm Res, 23 :1364-1372 DOI Author Url

Ren J, Jenkinson I, Sii HS, Wang J, Xu L, Yang JB. 2005. An offshore safety assessment framework using fuzzy reasoning and evidential synthesis approaches Proceedings of the Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology Part A: Journal of Marine Engineering and Technology, :3-16

Ehtezazi T, Southern KW, Allanson D, Jenkinson I, O'Callaghan C. 2005. Suitability of the upper airway models obtained from MRI studies in simulating drug lung deposition from inhalers PHARMACEUTICAL RESEARCH, 22 :166-170 DOI Author Url

Ren J, Jenkinson I, Sii HS, Wang J, Xu L, Yang JB. 2005. An offshore safety assessment framework using fuzzy reasoning and evidential synthesis approaches Journal of Marine Engineering and Technology, 4 :3-16 DOI

Sii HS, Wang J, Jenkinson I, Yang JB, Liu L. 2004. A design-decision support framework for evaluation of design options/proposals using a fuzzy-logic-based composite structure methodology JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING DESIGN, 15 :493-514 DOI Author Url

Rachmanto T, Allanson D, Matthews C, Jenkinson I. Step Response Identification for a Batch Reaction Vegetable Oil Transesterification Advanced Materials Research, 974 :557-361 DOI

Chapters

Polrot A, Kirby JR, Birkett J, Jenkinson I, Sharples G. 2018. Steps towards the sustainable management of sediment in ports and harbours Heidkamp CP, Morrissey J. Towards Coastal Resilience and Sustainability :262-275 Routledge 9780815358633 DOI

Conference publication

Qu Z, Asquco M, Jenkinson I, Wang J, Yang Z. 2015. Measurement and Management of KPIs under Uncertainty: A Case of Shipping Management 2015 International Conference on Quality, Reliability, Risk, Maintenance, and Safety Engineering :393-402

McNamara D, Cunningham A, Riahi R, Jenkinson I, Wang J. 2015. Modelling of maintenance and inspection policies for marine systems using Monte Carlo simulation and delay-time analysis Safety and Reliability of Complex Engineered Systems - Proceedings of the 25th European Safety and Reliability Conference, ESREL 2015, :1845-1852 DOI

Kavakeb SK, Nguyen , Benmerikhi MB, Yang Z, Jenkinson I. 2014. An improved memetic algorithm to enhance the sustainability and reliability of transport in container terminals Seventh IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence for Security and Defense Applications (CISDA), 2014 :1-1 DOI

Kavakeb S, Trung TN, Benmerikhi M, Yang Z, Jenkinson I. 2014. An Improved Memetic Algorithm to Enhance the Sustainability and Reliability of Transport in Container Terminals 2014 SEVENTH IEEE SYMPOSIUM ON COMPUTATIONAL INTELLIGENCE FOR SECURITY AND DEFENSE APPLICATIONS (CISDA), 7th IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence for Security and Defense Applications (IEEE-CISDA) :59-66 DOI Author Url Public Url

Riahi R, Robertson I, Jenkinson I, Bonsall S, Wang J. 2014. A model for evaluating the security level of a port Steenbergen RDJM, VanGelder PHAJM, Miraglia S, Vrouwenvelder ACWMT. SAFETY, RELIABILITY AND RISK ANALYSIS: BEYOND THE HORIZON, 22nd Annual Conference on European Safety and Reliability (ESREL) :3245-3252 Author Url

Trung TN, Jenkinson I, Yang Z. 2013. Solving dynamic optimisation problems by combining Evolutionary Algorithms with KD-Tree 2013 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF SOFT COMPUTING AND PATTERN RECOGNITION (SOCPAR), International Conference of Soft Computing and Pattern Recognition (SoCPaR) :247-252 DOI Author Url Public Url

Matellini DB, Wall AD, Jenkinson ID, Wang J, Pritchard R. 2012. A Bayesian network model for fire development and occupant response within dwellings Proceedings of IEEE 2012 Prognostics and System Health Management Conference, PHM-2012, DOI

Mokhtari K, Ren J, Wang J, Roberts C, Jenkinson I. 2012. A Preliminary Research on Risk Management for Marine Industry Applications Huang HZ, Zuo MJ, Liu Y. 2012 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON QUALITY, RELIABILITY, RISK, MAINTENANCE, AND SAFETY ENGINEERING (ICQR2MSE), International Conference on Quality, Reliability, Risk, Maintenance and Safety Engineering (QR2MSE) :23-28 DOI Author Url

Riahi R, Jenkinson I, Bonsall S, Wang J. 2012. A proposed Fuzzy Bayesian Network (FBN) model for measuring seafarers' reliability Berenguer C, Grall A, Soares CG. ADVANCES IN SAFETY, RELIABILITY AND RISK MANAGEMENT, European Safety And Reliability Conference (ESREL) :2855-2862 Author Url

Su XX, Gu YD, Finlay JP, Jenkinson ID, Ren XJ. 2011. Inverse Analysis of Material Parameters of Multiple Foam Layers Based on Artificial Neural Network Jiang ZY, Li SQ, Zeng JM, Liao XP, Yang DG. MANUFACTURING PROCESS TECHNOLOGY, PTS 1-5, 2nd International Conference on Manufacturing Science and Engineering 189-193 :3313-3316 DOI Author Url

Jones B, Jenkinson I, Yang Z, Wang J. 2010. Use of delay time concept and BN for effective maintenance planning Reliability, Risk and Safety: Back to the Future, :1453-1458

Elkut F, Krywonos J, Fenwick J, Jenkinson I, Ren XJ. 2010. An Experimental and Numerical Program to Study the Properties of Thin Biological Membranes and Water Filling Process IFMBE Proceedings, World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering Volume 25/4 :2178-2180 DOI Author Url Publisher Url

Su XX, Gu YD, Finlay JP, Jenkinson ID, Ren XJ. 2010. Rapid Identification of Nonlinear Material Parameters of Foams Based on Neural Network Lim CT, Goh JCH. 6TH WORLD CONGRESS OF BIOMECHANICS (WCB 2010), PTS 1-3, 6th World Congress of Biomechanics (WCB 2010) 31 :243-246 DOI Author Url

Elkut F, Krywonos J, Fenwick J, Jenkinson I, Ren XJ. 2009. An experimental and numerical program to study the properties of thin biological membranes and water filling process IFMBE Proceedings, 25 :2178-2180 DOI

Ren J, Wang J, Jenkinson I, Xu D, Yang J. 2006. Methodology to model human and organisational errors on offshore risk analysis 2006 IEEE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON AUTOMATION SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING, VOLS 1 AND 2, IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering :144-+ DOI Author Url

Dolinsky JU, Jenkinson ID, Colquhoun GJ. 2000. Structural identification and calibration of kinematic robot models by genetic search Hayhurst DR. PROCEEDINGS OF THE 33RD INTERNATIONAL MATADOR CONFERENCE, 33rd International MATADOR Conference :197-202 Author Url

JENKINSON ID, MONTGOMERY PA, MILLS B. 1994. ROBOT SIMULATION IN WORKCELL DESIGN AND PROGRAMMING Medhat S. PROCEEDINGS OF THE 2ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CONCURRENT ENGINEERING AND ELECTRONIC DESIGN AUTOMATION, 2nd International Conference on Concurrent Engineering and Electronic Design Automation :238-241 Author Url

JENKINSON ID, MONTGOMERY PA, MILLS B. 1994. PC BASED ROBOT SIMULATION APPLIED TO AUTOMOTIVE ASSEMBLY CELLS Case K, Newman ST. ADVANCES IN MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY VIII, 10th National Conference on Manufacturing Research - Advances in Manufacturing Technology VIII :386-390 Author Url

Qu Z, Jenkinson I, Wang J, Fraser G, Yang Z. A new fuzzy TOPSIS method for six sigma project selection: A case analysis in shipping quality control IAME 2013 : conference proceedings, International Association of Maritime Economics Conference

Guo F, Yang Z, Jenkinson I, Ender J. Changing the Role of Design AHFE 2019_Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (Spring.com), 10th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics

Paraskevadakis D, Bury A, Ren J, Bonsall S, Wang J, Jenkinson I. The impact of transport infrastructure projects on sustainable development within a major logistics gateway in North West England International Conference on Logistics and Sustainable Transport (ICLST)

Qu Z, Jenkinson I, Wang J, Yang Z. Six Sigma in Onshore Service Quality Control of Shipping Operations The Global Port Research Alliance (GPRA) Conference

Qu Z, Laidlaw P, Fraser G, Jenkinson I, Wang J, Yang Z. Revised FMEA Model to Facilitate Six Sigma Quality Control in Shipping Management International Association of Maritime Economics Conference 2014

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