Parslew, B. Sivalingam, G. Crowther, W. 2019 A dynamics and stability framework for avian jumping take-off. Royal Society Open Science
Contreras, F. Parslew, B. Sellers, W. 2019. A Quantitative and Comparative Analysis of the Muscle Architecture of the Forelimb Myology of Diurnal Birds of Prey (Order Accipitriformes and Falconiformes). The Anatomical Record.
Parslew, B. 2015 Predicting Power Optimal Kinematics of Avian Wings. Journal of the Royal Society Interface.
Nabawy R. A., Parslew, B. & Crowther, W. 2014 Dynamic Performance of Unimorph Piezoelectric Bending Actuators. Sensors and Actuators. Journal of Systems and Control Engineering.
Parslew, B. & Crowther, W. 2013. Theoretical Modelling of Wakes from Retractable Flapping Wings in Forward Flight. PeerJ. 2013.
Parslew, B. & Crowther, W. 2010. Simulating Avian Wingbeat Kinematics. Journal of Biomechanics.
Invited to consult on the 2014 Blockbuster “Noah”, starring Russel Crowe (grossed $360 million). Credited as “Ben Parslew – Bird Consultant”
Invited speaker at 7 international research seminars: Khalifa-UAE (2015,2016); Chulalongkorn-Thailand (2012); AIT-Thailand (2012); KMUTT-Thailand (2012, 2013, 2014), and 1 UK Seminar (Dundee, 2017)
Interviewed by The Telegraph and Channel 3 News Thailand for research on Biomimetics & Robotics (2015, 2013)
Internationalisation and Outreach
Newton Fund, British Council Researcher Links Workshop RoboShop: a Workshop for Research into Aerial and Terrestrial Robotics; King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi, Thailand Role: Lead organiser
British Council Exhibit for the National Science and Technology Fair, Thailand Live demonstrations of cutting edge technologies in aerial robotics
Visiting Lecturer Scholarship at King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi, Thailand Lecture Series on Micro Air Vehicles for undergraduate and postgraduate students
The University of Manchester Dean's Fund Developing an Unmanned Systems Field Course
Foreign and Commonwealth Office Collaborative Development Award Award to establish research collaborations between The University of Manchester and, King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi, Asian Institute of Technology and Chulalongkorn University in Thailand
Conference Presentations on Flight Biomechanics at the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology (2013, 2014, 2015), Society for Experimental Biology (2014), and the European Congress on Biomechanics (2010, 2012)
Invited Seminars at Chulalongkorn University Aerospace Engineering Department (2012, 2013), King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi (2012, 2013) and Asian Institute of Technology (2013) in Thailand.
Manchester Better World Award for Outreach projects: Educational Tools for Robotics Teaching in Rural Thai Communities (2018)
Royal Academy of Engineering Research Poster Competition (2015)
EPSRC Doctoral Prize (2012)