Dr Ravi AswathanarayanaSwamy BEng, MSc, PhD School of Metallurgy and MaterialsHonorary Research Fellow Contact details AddressSchool of Metallurgy and MaterialsUniversity of BirminghamEdgbastonBirminghamB15 2TT Dr. Ravi AswathanarayanaSwamy is a research fellow in the School of Metallurgy and Materials. He obtained his PhD degree in Materials Science from the University of Manchester, UK. His area of expertise is in near net-shape manufacturing of aerospace parts. He is member of Advanced Material Processing group at the University of Birmingham since 2008. Qualifications BEng. in Mechanical Engineering, the University of Mysore, India, 2000 MSc in Engineer, Sheffield Hallam University, UK, 2004 PhD in Materials Science, The University of Manchester, UK, 2008 Research Additive Layer Manufacturing (ALM) of Aerospace Parts Cladding Microstructure Analysis Publications Structure and Microwave Dielectric Properties of Ca0.7Ti0.7La0.3(Al0.3-xGax)O3 Ceramics, Advances in Applied Ceramics, 111, 398-403 (2012). The influence of carbon on precipitation in Ti–5Al–5Mo–5V–3Cr, N. Wain, X.J. Hao, G.A. Ravi, X.Wu, Materials Science and Engineering A 527, 7673–7683 (2010). Effect of Al2O3 on the Structure and Microwave Dielectric Properties of Ca0.7Ti0.7La0.3Al0.3O3, J. Eur. Ceram. Soc., 27, 2855–2859, (2007). High Temperature Structural Phase Transition in Ca0.7Ti0.7La0.3Al0.3O3 Dielectric Ceramic: Investigation by Synchrotron X-ray Diffraction, J. Am. Ceram. Soc., 90, 3947-3952, (2007).