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).
Hossein Mohammad Khanlou (PhD, Griffith University – Australia, 2018)
The sensitivity of biocomposites to environmental conditions
Supervisors: Wayne Hall (GU), Peter Woodfield (GU) and John Summerscales (UoP)
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)