Peter John Tavner
Peter John Tavner has held a number of senior research and technical positions in the electrical supply and manufacturing industries, including Group Head in a former CEGB research laboratory, Technical Director of Laurence, Scott & Electromotors Ltd (LSE) and Brush Electrical Machines Ltd (BEM), two of the UK’s large electrical machine manufacturers and Group Technical Director of FKI Energy Technology, former owner of LSE & BEM, an international business manufacturing wind turbines, electrical machines and drives in the UK, Holland, Italy, Germany and the Czech Republic. He was Professor of New & Renewable Energy at Durham University for 8 years, establishing New & Renewable Energy MSc and MEng courses and placing the university as a leading UK centre in off-shore wind energy. Professor Tavner was President of the European Academy of Wind Energy from 2010-2012, author of two IET Books: Condition Monitoring of Rotating Electrical Machines (1987, 2008), and Offshore Wind Turbines – Reliability, Availability and Maintenance (2012), and winner of the Institution Premium of the IEE in 1988B.
Books by Peter John Tavner :
304 pages, 6 1/8" x 9 1/4",
Paper: 978 0 86341 741 2
Price: $56.00
Published: August 2008 

Reliability, Availability and Maintenance
296 pages, 6 1/8" x 9 1/4",
Cloth: 978 1 84919 229 3
Price: $122.00
Published: September 2012 

Reliability and Availability
304 pages, 6 1/8" x 9 1/5",
Cloth: 978 1 84919 734 2
Price: $150.00
Published: April 2017