Academic partners

Cranfield University

Programme leader

The University of Manchester

Prof. Phil Prangnell - Materials characterisation and alloy development

Coventry University

Prof. Xiang Zhang - Structural Integrity and Mechanics of Materials

The Open University

Sanjooram Paddea - Residual stress characterisation

Nottingham University

Steve Sharples - On-line grain size measurement


Prof. Andrew Moore - Instrumentation, process modelling and process control.

IIT Bombay

Prof. K. P. Karunakaran - Integrated machining and pneumatic hammering

Northeastern University

Yuchun Zhai - Aluminium wire development

Software partners


Professional open-source web consulting and development