DR. ROBIN CURTIS

DR. ROBIN CURTIS

BSc, PhD, CEng, MEI

Robin is Director of GeoScience Ltd based in Falmouth, Cornwall. He became involved in geothermal energy in 1984, working at the UK Hot Dry Rock Geothermal Project in Cornwall. He subsequently developed an interest in GSHP technology and since 1992 has been responsible for the introduction

and promotion of these systems in the UK. He is widely known as the foremost technical specialist on GSHP systems in the UK. He has been involved in the design, installation and commissioning of a wide variety of GSHP systems ranging from the smallest social housing installations through to some of the largest closed loop projects in the UK to date.

Dr Curtis is the author of several papers and numerous articles on the subject of GSHPs. He is a GSHPA council member, and is involved in a number of UK and EU GSHP training initiatives and the development of thermal and hydraulic sizing guidance for the MCS Installation standards.