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Materials and Manufacturing Group Members

Academic Staff


Ken Kendall

Professor Ken Kendall

Professorial Fellow in Structural Composites
Automotive Composites Research Centre
k dot n dot kendall at warwick dot ac dot uk
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Rohit Bhagat

Dr Rohit Bhagat

Associate Professor
Industrial Electrochemistry
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
r dot bhagat at warwick dot ac dot uk

Darren Hughes

Dr Darren Hughes

Associate Professor
Joining
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
d dot hughes at warwick dot ac dot uk


Research and Project Staff


T Ridler

Tony Ridler

Project Manager
2nd floor, Interational Automotive Research Centre
T dot Ridler at warwick dot ac dot uk
Dave Williams

David Williams

Project Manager
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
david dot k dot williams at warwick dot ac dot uk
Geraint Williams

Dr Geraint Williams

Project Manager
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
g dot j dot williams at warwick dot ac dot uk
Sumit Hazra

Dr Sumit Hazra

Senior Research Fellow
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
sumit dot hazra at warwick dot ac dot uk
Dezhi Li

Dr Dezhi Li

Senior Research Fellow
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
dezhi dot li at warwick dot ac dot uk
Iain Masters

Dr Iain Masters

Senior Research Fellow
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
i dot g dot masters at warwick dot ac dot uk
Neil Reynolds

Neil Reynolds

Senior Research Fellow / PhD Candidate
Damage Detection in Thermoplastic Composites
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
neil dot reynolds at warwick dot ac dot uk
Helen Ascroft 

Dr Helen Ascroft

Senior Research Fellow
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
Helen dot Ascroft at warwick dot ac dot uk
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Helena Simmonds

Helena Simmonds

Lead Engineer
Automotive Composites Research Centre
h dot c dot c dot simmonds at warwick dot ac dot uk
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Dr Hoda Amel

Research Fellow
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
H dot Amel at warwick dot ac dot uk
Richard Beaumont

Dr Richard Beaumont

Research Fellow
High Rate Fracture of Steel
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
Richard dot Beaumont at warwick dot ac dot uk
Shamsiah Awang Ngah

Dr Shamsiah Awang Ngah

Research Fellow
Thermocomp (AMSCI) and ENLIGHT
Automotive Research Composites Centre, IMC
S dot Awang-Ngah at warwick dot ac dot uk
Xiaonan Hou

Dr Xiaonan Hou

Research Fellow
ULTRAN
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
Xiaonan dot Hou at warwick dot ac dot uk
Vit Janik

Dr Vit Janik

Research Fellow
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
v dot janik at warwick dot ac dot uk
Beth Middleton 

Dr Bethany Middleton

Research Fellow
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
b dot middleton at warwick dot ac dot uk
Dhiren Modi

Dr Dhiren Modi

Research Fellow
Automotive Composites Research Centre
D dot K dot Modi at warwick dot ac dot uk
M Mu

Dr Mulan Mu

Research Fellow
Automotive Composites Research Centre
M dot Mu dot 1 at warwick dot ac dot uk
Panos

Dr Panos Efthymiadis

Research Assistant
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
P dot Efthymiadis at warwick dot ac dot uk
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Masilamani Asirvatham

Research Assistant
2nd floor, International Automotive Research Centre
M dot Asirvatham at warwick dot ac dot uk
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Laura Gendre

Research Assistant
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
L dot Gendre at warwick dot ac dot uk
Neil Raath

Neil Raath

Research Assistant
HILITE
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
Neill dot Raath at warwick dot ac dot uk
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Yufeng Guo

Project Engineer
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
Y dot Guo dot 8 at warwick dot ac dot uk
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Anton Koenraadt

Project Engineer
Automotive Composites Research Centre
A dot Koenraadt at warwick dot ac dot uk
Arun Thanikachalam

Arun Thanikachalam

Project Engineer
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
A dot N dot Thanikachalam at warwick dot ac dot uk
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Rachel Weare

Project Engineer
Automotive Composites Research Centre
R dot Weare at warwick dot ac dot uk

PhD and EngD Students

 








Alharthi

Hamzah Alharthi

PhD Candidate
Advanced Sheet Forming Technologies for Low Carbon Vehicles
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
alhart_h at wmg dot warwick dot ac dot uk
Balaguru

Balaguru Balasubramaniam

PhD Candidate
Development of Tib2 Reinforced Aluminium Alloys for Extrusion Processing
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
Balaguru dot Balasubramaniam at warwick dot ac dot uk
Matt Byrne

Matt Byrne

Hybrid Polymer Composites for Automotive Structures
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
M dot Byrne dot 1 at warwick dot ac dot uk
Carandente

Mario Carandente

EngD Candidate
Self-Piercing Riveting Feasibility prediction using FE analysis
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
M dot Carandente at warwick dot ac dot uk
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Craig Carnegie

EngD Candidate
Improving Impact Performance in Lightweight Structures using Energy Absorbing Foams
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
C dot R dot Carnegie at warwick dot ac dot uk
Prasun Chokshi

Prasun Chokshi

PhD Candidate
Modelling Microstructural evolution in ultra high strength (Boron) steel (UHSS) during the direct hot stamping process
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
P dot H dot Chokshi at warwick dot ac dot uk
Martha

Martha Indriyati

PhD Candidate
Development of TiB2 Reinforced Aluminium Alloys for Production Sheet & Plate
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
M dot Indriyati at warwick dot ac dot uk
Yogendra

Yogendra Joshi

EngD Candidate
Tribology in Blankholder Systems for Sheet Metal Forming
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
y dot k dot joshi at warwick dot ac dot uk
 Keating

Elspeth Keating

PhD Candidate
Enhanced Stiffness of Low Gauge Advanced High Strength Steel Structures using Fibre Reinforced Plastics
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
e dot keating at warwick dot ac dot uk
Micallef

Chris Micallef

To identify and assist in the implementation of lightweighting opportunities in single and double decker buses
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
C dot Micallef at warwick dot ac dot uk
Hadi

Hadi Moztarzadeh

Microstructural evolution and residual stresses during additive manufacturing of titanium alloys
International Manufacturing Centre
H dot Moztarzadeh at warwick dot ac dot uk
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Pasco

Corentin Pasco

Low Cost Automated Composite Manufacturing Processes for Automotive BIW
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
C dot Pasco at warwick dot ac dot uk
Rich Powe

Rich Powe

High strain rate testing of carbon fibre reinforced composite materials
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
R dot Powe at warwick dot ac dot uk
Scott Taylor

Scott Taylor

EngD Candidate
Development of Hybrid SPF/Warm Forming Technology for Light-Weight Automotive Structures in Niche Vehicle Manufacturing
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
Scott dot Taylor at warwick dot ac dot uk
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Michael Wood

Process and Performance: high volume composite production
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
M dot W dot Wood at warwick dot ac dot uk
Woodward

Richard Woodward

Development of innovative joining technologies for high volume automotive composite structures
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
R dot J dot R dot Woodward at warwick dot ac dot uk

Technical Staff









Nessa

Dr Nessa Fereshteh Saniee

Precision Engineer
Automotive Composites Research Centre
N dot Fereshteh-Saniee at warwick dot ac dot uk
Darren Stewardson

Darren Stewardson

Materials Technologist
Automotive Composites Research Centre
d dot stewardson at warwick dot ac dot uk
Martyn Wilkins

Martyn Wilkins

Precision Engineer
International Manufacturing Centre
m dot wilkins at warwick dot ac dot uk







Administrative Staff


Georgina Haslop

Georgina Haslop

P.A. to Professor Richard Dashwood
2nd Floor, International Automotive Research Centre
G dot Haslop at warwick dot ac dot uk