Projects

Research Funding Bodies Durations
Surface triangulation and the downstream effects on surface flattening
EPSRC + Delcam Sept 2006- Sept 2009
Efficient Robust Polynomial Approximation of the GCS Delcam (DTA) Sept 2009- Sept 2012    
ECO-efficient LASER technology for FACTories of the future (ECO-LASERFACT)
http://www.ecolaserfact.eu/content/about-eco-laserfact
INTERREG IVB NEW May 2012 - April 2015
High performance Production line for Small Series Metal Parts (Hyproline)
http://hyproline.eu/
FP7 NMP Sep 2012 -  Aug 2015
Laser-Based Modules for Functional Surface Texturing: Integration and Process Design Issues
http://www.kimm.re.kr/english/html/index.php
KIMM Nov 2012 - May 2017
Integrating European research infrastructures for micro-nano fabrication of functional structures and devices out of a knowledge-based multimaterials’ repertoire (EUMINAfab)
http://www.euminafab.eu/
FP7 Infrastracture Feb 2012 - Aug 2013
Additive Layer Manufacturing of Superelastic Auxetic Structures: Experimental Development and Numerical Modelling DSTL and MOD August 2013-Febrauary 2014
Net Shape Manufacture of Ni Superalloy Engine Casing (NESMONIC) Clean Sky May 2013-May 2015
Advanced Manufacturing of Multi-Material Multi-Functional Products towards 2020 and Beyond (4M2020)
http://www.4m2020.eu/
FP7 NMP Sep 2013 - Aug 2016
High throughput integrated technologies for multimaterial functional Micro Components (HINMICO)
http://www.hinmico.eu/
FP7 NMP Oct 2013 - Sep 2016
A Synergetic Training Network on Energy beam Processing: from Modelling to Industrial Applications (STEEP)
http://www.steep-itn.eu/steep/index.aspx
FP7-PEOPLE-Marie Curie-ITN Jan 2013 – Jan 2017
Robotic decommissioning in alpha-contaminated environments Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) Oct. 2011 – Sept. 2015
Vision-based trajectory control of unsensored robots to increase functionality, without robot hardware modification Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) Oct. 2013 – Sept. 2016
Flexible robotic control via co-operation between an operator and an AI based control system Dstl (Ministry of Defence) Jan. 2013 – Jan. 2017.
Laser Enabled Advanced Printing (LEAP) TSB March 2014 -
Sept. 2014
Automated Manufacturing Process Integrated with Intelligent Tooling Systems (AUTOMAN)
TSB Feb. 2014 -
Jan. 2017