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Group Members


Contact details are available at the following links,

Professor Steve Dixon

Dr Rachel Edwards


Group member information (click name where linked) and availability diaries

Prof. Steve Dixon (Group Leader) (diary)

Dr. Rachel Edwards (Lecturer) (diary)

Jonathan Harrington (Group Technician) (diary)

Dr. Mark Potter (Director of Sonemat) (diary)

Dr. Sue Burrows (RA) (diary)

Dr. Oksana Trushkevych (RA) (diary)

Dr Zhichao (Chao) Li (RA) (diary)

Dr Lei Kang (RA) (diary)

Dr Andrew Feeney (RA) (diary)

Dr Yuedong Xie (RA) (diary)

Natasha Lunn (EngD student) (diary)

Abbas Egbeyemi (EngD student) (diary)

Ray (LeiQing) Zhou (PhD student) (diary)

Joe Tkocz (PhD student) (diary)

Amy Tedstone (was Walton: PhD student) (diary)

Lunci Xiang (PhD student) (diary)

Amanda To (PhD student) (diary)

Joe Cregeen (PhD student) (diary)

Christian Peyton (EngD student) (diary)

We are taking on 4 new postgraduate students in October 2018, and so have no vacancies until next year. There are PhD or MSc opportunities available starting October 2019. If you are considering a PhD or MSc starting in October 2019, then please contact Steve Dixon or Rachel Edwards to register your interest.



Former Group Members

Dr Adam Duddridge (PhD) - safety officer in nuclear industry

David Jacques (MSc) - working in civil engineering

Dr Ben Lanyon (MPhil after 1 year of research) - Senior Research Scientist IQOQI, Innsbruck

Dr Marc Fletcher (MSc) - working at Echobox (software development)

Dr Iain Baillie (Eng. D) - now leading Rolls Royce NDT group

Dr Jim Morrison (PhD) - now teaching

Dr Charley Fan (PhD) - manager of electronics company in China

Dr Stephen Essex (PhD)- now teaching

Tim Harrison (MSc) - working for Rolls Royce in NDT

Dr Sean Winwood (Eng. D) - working for Cummins leading NDT research

Dr Ben Dutton (PDRA) - now at the MTC in NDT

Dr Mohd Hashimi Rosli (PhD) - now working for Rolls Royce in NDT

Dr Andy Clough (PhD) - now at the MTC in NDT

Dr Mike Laws (PhD) - now at Rolls Royce in NDT

Dr Kevin McAughey (EngD) - now at GE research doing NDT

Dr Francisco Hernandez-Valle (PhD) - now working for Innerspec in the USA

Dr Phil Petcher (PhD) - now at BAE systems

Dr Rob Hughes - now working as PDRA in Brisol University in NDT

Dr. Tobias Erikkson - now working as trainee patent agent

Dr. Matt Clough

Dr Sam Hill - now working for Tribosonics in NDT

Dr Mark Skilbeck - now working at Waymont Consulting Ltd.

Dr Foz Hughes (left to set up Eddysense Ltd)

Dr Yav Arnoudov (left to join sensor company in Bulgaria)

Dr Alan (visitor from PUC Rio returned to Brazil)

Dr Claire Thring - now working as a PDRA at Glasgow University