Process Modelling for the Manufacture of Large Wind Turbine Blades
InGeCt: in mould gel-coating
Cost modelling and manufacture of 3D fibre reinforced composites
Sustainability of natural fibres as reinforcements for polymer matrix composites
Tailor-made Recycled Aggregate Concrete (TRAC)
Recently completed research degrees
Rzgar Mhammed Abdalrahman (PhD, 2015)
Mahdi Hameed Mohammad Al-Farttoosi (PhD, 2016, embargoed for 12 months)
Supervisors: Yaqub Rafiq, John Summerscales and Clive Williams (Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research - Iraq)
Amjed Saleh Mahmood (PhD, 2016)
Maozhou (Leo) Meng (PhD, 2016)
Supervisors: Jahir Rizvi, Huirong Le and Stephen Grove (CnTech for living expenses and School Research Committee Grant for tuition fees)
Vlad Zamorovskii (MPhil, 2017)
Supervisors: John Summerscales, Dmitriy Makhnovskiy (SoCM) and Mansel Davies (SoCM) (self funded with partial Faculty fee waiver)
Richard Pitwon (PhD, 2017)
Raymond Sieh (PhD, 2017)
Supervisors: Alistair Cree and Huirong Le (University of Derby)
Ganlin Feng (PhD, 2018)
Urvashi (Fowdar Danookdharree) Gunputh (PhD, 2018)
Supervisors: Long-yuan Li, Richard Handy, Christopher Tredwin and Huirong Le (University Research Scholarship).
The sensitivity of biocomposites to environmental conditions
Hossein Mohammad Khanlou (PhD, Griffith University – Australia, 2018)
Supervisors: Wayne Hall (GU), Peter Woodfield (GU) and John Summerscales (UoP)
Muhsin Ali Marie Aljuboury (PhD, 2019)
Additional research projects
Development of sustainable electrochemical corrosion protection systems for reinforced concrete structures
(DOSECOPS, 294955) (FP7-MC-IRSES-2011, July 2012-June 2016, coordinated by Plymouth).
Partnership for Research in Geopolymer Concrete
(PRIGeoC, 689857) (H2020-MSCA-RISE-2015, June 2016-May 2020, coordinated by Plymouth).
RESET - REliability and Safety Engineering and Technology for large maritime engineering systems
(RESET, 730888) (H2020-MSCA-RISE-2016, May 2017-April 2021, coordinated by LJMU).
Multifunctional Transport Road Coating System for Winter Maintenance
(Rees Jeffreys Road Fund) (November 2018 – October 2019)