Author biography


Emeritus Professor James P Trevelyan is an engineer, educator, researcher, and recently became a start-up entrepreneur.

He is CEO of Close Comfort, a tech start-up introducing new energy-saving, low-emissions air-conditioning technology to Australia, Indonesia, Pakistan, and other countries with a large potential global market.

His research on engineering practice helped define Engineers Australia professional competencies for chartered engineers. His book “The Making of an Expert Engineer” and advances in understanding how engineers contribute commercial value are influencing the future of engineering education in universities ...

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