Dr Andrew Clarke CPhys, FInstP
Dr Andrew Clarke is a Scientific Advisor in the Well Construction Science department at Schlumberger Cambridge Research, Cambridge. He is also Honorary Professor at the University of Birmingham. Prior to working for Schlumberger, Dr Clarke worked for 20 years in Kodak’s research labs. His research has included the flow of complex liquids in porous media, encompassing in particular polymer flow, microemulsion flow, microfluidic systems and sensors for oilfield deployment. At Kodak he worked on the dynamics of the wetting process, coating, printing and continuous inkjet systems. Andrew is past chair of the East Anglia Branch of the IOP.
Current work includes rheological and colloidal science of drilling fluids, particle transport in complex fluids and exploration of soft matter science applied to renewable energy technologies.