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University of Warwick
Coventry
CV4 7AL
T:   024 7657 3094
E:   K.N.Kendall@warwick.ac.uk
W:   Automotive Composites Research Centre

Biography

Professor Ken Kendall joined WMG as a Professorial Fellow in Structural Composites in April 2014. He is responsible for leading and developing activities in the high volume manufacturing of structural composites as part of WMG's extensive research in the area of engineering materials and manufacturing.

Professor Kendall is a technical expert in lightweight materials used for the automotive industry, with a particular specialism in the manufacture of composite materials. His experience has been developed over an impressive career within both industry and higher education. He was previously a consultant at Ford Research and Innovation Center in the USA. Prior to this, he also established his own company, Kendall Composites, which provided composite research and manufacturing consultancy services for automotive R&D groups in industry and universities and has also previously worked at Aston Martin.

Professor Kendall is a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. He also holds an Honorary Professorship from the University of Nottingham.

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