• 41 Citations
  • 5 h-Index

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Daniel J. Belton is a University Teaching Fellow (Reader-level) in the School of Applied Science at the University of Huddersfield having previously been Senior Lecturer (2013) and Lecturer (2008) within the University. Prior to this he held an EPSRC CASE Award studentship at the University of Manchester, sponsored by Avecia Biologics and Intertek. He is a chemical engineer by training (MEng) and has a PhD in Chemical Engineering and Analytical Science. He has gained several awards while in Huddersfield including the IChemE Hutchison Medal in 2017 and in 2018 was awarded The IChemE North West region Young Chemical Engineer of the Year. Daniel’s current research interests lie in graphene-based composite materials, analytical science, process simulation, and pedagogic theory and practice. He also uses innovative teaching approaches to deliver modules aligned with his research interests to students on a range of degree courses, including Chemical Engineering, Chemistry and Forensics. He also teaches on the university’s PGCHE course for new lecturers, regularly contributes to conferences and workshops in relation teaching and learning, and has published papers focused on chemical engineering education. He serves as member of the School Teaching and Learning Committee and leads technology enhanced learning activities within the University. Daniel is also a Chartered Chemical Engineer, a Member of the Institution of Chemical Engineers, a Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry, and a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.

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Research Output

  • 41 Citations
  • 5 h-Index
  • 8 Article

New chemical engineering provision: Quality in diversity

Brown, D. J., Campbell, G. M., Belton, D. J., Cox, P. W., Garcia-Trinanes, P. & Tizaoui, C., 1 Jul 2019, In : Education for Chemical Engineers. 28, p. 30-44 15 p.

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  • 5 Citations (Scopus)

    Controlled explosion: With the rapid growth in chemical engineering student intake, we need to think carefully, and quickly, about what we teach them

    Campbell, G. & Belton, D., 1 Oct 2016, TCE The Chemical Engineer, 904, p. 32-36 5 p.

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  • 5 Citations (Scopus)
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  • 19 Citations (Scopus)


    • 3 Membership of a Society or Institute
    • 1 Membership of council

    Engineering Council (External organisation)

    Daniel Belton (Member)
    28 Nov 2017

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    Institution of Chemical Engineers (External organisation)

    Daniel Belton (Member)
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    Higher Education Academy (External organisation)

    Daniel Belton (Member)
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    Royal Society of Chemistry (External organisation)

    Daniel Belton (Member)

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of a Society or Institute

    Press / Media

    200 Gather to Celebrate Engineering Excellence in the Northwest of England

    Daniel Belton


    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities