Dr Peter Schubel Dr Schubel is the National Centre Manager of the EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Composites (CIMComp) and Associate Professor in Composites Manufacturing at The University of Nottingham. Professor Peter Chivers Peter has extensive experience in composites and technology leadership, having held a number of senior engineering and business leadership positions in large multinational companies and SMEs in the Visit netcompositesenterprise.com Home News Events Jobs Directory Guide & Tools Guide Tools Glossary Advertise Place a Website Advert Place a Newsletter Advert List a Job List an Event List a Company Professor Kevin Potter Kevin Potter is Professor of Composites Manufacturing at the University of Bristol and has over 36 years of research experience into advanced composites manufacturing processes and product development, the
Her past research has been funded mainly by EPSRC grants, but also by EU and direct industry programmes.Professor Partridge is Fellow of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IoM3) and the He has over 25 years of experience in working with composite structures and has made significant research contributions in modelling the compressive response of composite plates with open or filled holes He is also active in development of ideas for Integrated Vehicle Health Management. Dr Warren Hepples Dr Warren Hepples joined Alcan International Ltd in 1985 and worked as a Research Officer before transferring to Luxfer Gas Cylinders in 1995.
Professor Michael Wisnom Professor Michael Wisnom is a Principal Investigator for the Centre. She is a member of the EPSRC Peer Review College. We are seeking applications from engineering or physical sciences who hold a minimum of a 2:1 or equivalent Bachelors/Master’s degree and can demonstrate an enthusiasm for interdisciplinary research. He leads the development of technology for the cost effective manufacturing of lightweight composite structures in close partnership with industry.
He has developed course material on composites design and manufacture, aimed at high level professional industrial training and as a Masters level option. Peter was Executive Director of the National Composite Centre from May 2010, leading the setup of the centre, and from June 2011 took up the permanent position as Chief Executive. Professor Prasad Potluri Professor Prasad Potluri is a Principal Investigator for the Centre and leads the core research on 3D preforming and automated manufacturing. http://cimcomp.ac.uk/vacancies/phd-studentships/ This awarded funding is to examine dimensionally stable textile preforms for Use in Liquid Resin Infusion Manufacture.
comments powered by Disqus Subscribe Enter your email to receive our weekly round-up of all the industry's latest news, jobs and events, every Tuesday! ENG/589. The mission is to maximise the impact of innovative research for the UK, support existing industries, and more importantly, open up new industries and markets in growth areas. He is a leading authority on mechanics and failure of fibre reinforced composites, with key contributions on fundamental failure mechanisms, residual stresses and distortion during manufacturing, understanding of controlling factors and
He has been involved in composite technology and capability development for over 20 years and is a passionate believer in using new technology to bring value. He is committed to supporting Professor Ivana Partridge Professor Ivana Partridge is Postgraduate Development Committee Chair for the Centre. Research Engineers spend 75% of their time at their sponsoring company carrying out the industrially focused research project, while the remaining 25% of their time is allocated to completing bespoke taught Further investment of £653k from EPSRC for outreach and National Centre activities has allowed related activity to remain a key priority for the Centre.
It is also anticipated that short-term secondments and site visits to participating companies will occur. The scholarships are part-funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), industry and the four universities. He is a Chartered Engineer and a Member of the Institution of Materials, Minerals and Mining. He is the Deputy Director of CIMComp and the present Deputy Director of the IDC.
Peter Foote chairs the SAE International standards committee on structural health monitoring (G-11 SHM), is a Fellow of the Institute of Physics and a former Royal Society Industrial Fellow. Further information about the EngD award is available via the Association of Engineering Doctorates. The EngD is undertaken as a partnership between industry and academia, while each EngD research project is designed around the sponsoring company's research priorities.
The programme provides a challenging, multi-disciplinary and academically rigorous education and training experience, leading to a recognised postgraduate qualification. He has worked for over 13 years on design and processing of composite components and structures, focusing in particular on automated manufacturing, process development, cost modelling and biocomposites for the automotive, Professor Constantinos Soutis Professor Constantinos Soutis is an Investigator for the Centre. The studentship is open to UK and EU applicants.
International students may be considered if they are able to provide their own PhD tuition fees. The Fellowships are intended to offer a first step into an independent research career for young engineers and scientists working on innovative manufacturing processes for composite components and structures. He continues his research activities and is a member of both the Management Group and Advisory Board for the EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Composites. Access Keys: Skip navigation (access key S) Home page (access key 1) What's new (access key 2) Site map (access key 3) Search (access key 4) Help (access key 5) Contacts
He is recognised internationally for his research on manufacturing processes and design and test methodologies of directed fibre and high performance polymer composites for automotive and aerospace applications. The intention is that CIMComp involvement will help to bring these studies forward to a point where new funding opportunities are created. Key dates Activity Date/Time Call launched 8 January 2013 Closing date for applications 16 March 2013 Evaluation of applications by 22 March 2013 Interview of selected candidates 18 April 2013 Grants In his time at Luxfer he has held various technical positions, including: R&D Manager and Director of Technology and Innovation Europe.He is presently Director of Scientific Affairs (Europe), at Luxfer Gas
He has been pursuing research in the field of advanced composites for 18 years, with a special interest in manufacturing simulation, material modelling, process monitoring and optimisation. Press ReleasesResounding Success for Inaugural CIMComp Open Day14th July 2015CIMComp PhD student designs and develops a revolutionary new tool ‘The Dibber'6th January 2015Advanced Continuous Tow Shearing for Next Generation AFP Process27th Mr Andrew Mills Andrew Mills is a Principal Investigator for the Centre. Over the last 8 years an estimated £6.7 million has been obtained in research grants and gaining special recognition at the Engineering Technology and Innovation Awards 2010 and JEC Innovation Awards
The Flaviir project was awarded a BAE SYSTEMS Chairman's Silver award and The Engineer Magazine's Aerospace Award. Also, ETI/EPSRC/Industry funded NOVA (Offshore novel wind turbine composite structures) and EU funded PRECARBI One of the most significant was leading the Airbus UK/Cranfield project ‘AMCAPS, which investigated novel materials and process technology for large composite wing manufacture, some techniques from which have now been He is the author or co-author of over 350 archived articles, which include more than 180 ISI listed journal papers and some 25 PhD students have qualified under his supervision and Please quote ref.
Prof Potluri published over 130 papers in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings in the area of textile composites and mechanics of fibre assemblies. He a member of the Materials Technical Committee Potluri has extensive industrial collaborations and a significant proportion of his funding is for collaborative R&D. Since 2007, he received funding of over £8 million from a variety of sources including Her long-term research interests include thermoset resin and composite toughening, through-thickness reinforcement of composites, composite process control and polymer-metal-fibre hybridization. CIMComp is led by the University of Nottingham and involves four leading academic institutions in Composites Manufacture based at the Universities of Nottingham, Bristol, Cranfield and Manchester.
Read more.No problem Menu Home About Us Team Researchers Academic Partners Industrial Partners Research Core Projects Platform Activities Fellowships Feasibility Studies 1 Feasibility Studies 2 Info News Course Info Funding Opportunities The fellowships are intended to offer a first step into an independent research career for young engineers and scientists working on innovative manufacturing processes for composite components and structures. CIMComp provides world-class composites manufacturing facilities, cutting-edge equipment and expertise based across the four universities. New postgraduates International students Undergraduate applicants About Schools & faculties Research Business & partnerships News People & contacts University of Bristol Faculty of Engineering Current students Current staff Alumni Faculty of
This can include development of new manufacturing technologies, analytical studies to develop a fundamental understanding of state-of-the-art processes, and development of process modelling and optimisation techniques. Professor Warrior has acted as PI on a number of EPSRC, TSB and industrial projects (portfolio value of over £3 million) and has published more than 150 papers in composites and The EngD research student, or ‘Research Engineer', conducts PhD-equivalent research and completes taught technical and business courses whilst working closely with an industrial sponsor.