Bob Cripps is Senior lecturer and Head of the Geometric Modelling Group at the Department of Mechanical Engineering.
Bob is a leading expert in Geometric Modelling with over 25 years' industrial and academic experience in the field of CADCAM and Geometric Modelling. He is a founder member and current Head of the Geometric Modelling Group which was started at Loughborough University by Prof Alan Ball and transferred to Birmingham in 1989.
He has been involved in several highly rated EPSRC and DTi collaborative research projects with a range of manufacturing industries including BAeSystems, Rolls Royce and Jaguar. GMG has a well established and strong research association with Delcam.