Gareth Potter

Industrial Liaison Officer

School of Engineering, Swansea University

  • School of Engineering
    Swansea University
    Singleton Park
    Swansea SA2 8PP
  • 01792 295 541


Research interests are concerned with the undertaking of feasibility studies and civil engineering designs for a variety of energy conversion technologies, including wave, tidal stream and tidal impoundments. For SOLCER, this is specifically aimed at the characterisation of numerous potential tidal impoundments sites in Pembrokeshire with respect to power output modelling and integration with various tidal impoundment technologies with the objective of enabling Wales’ first tidal impoundment renewable energy generating station.

Role in SOLCER

Gareth will manage the implementation and collection of site specific data to inform the SOLCER Marine models. Project development and coordination of feasibility studies through to analysis and final reporting.