Meet our team

Programme leads

Prof Stewart Williams

Head of welding engineering and laser processing
Programme director

Dr Filomeno Martina

Senior Lecturer in Additive Manufacturing
Programme manager, titanium development

Dr Jialuo Ding

Principal Research Fellow in Additive Manufacture
Lead researcher

Academic input

Dr Supriyo Ganguly

Reader in Welding and Additive Materials Science
Metallurgy and fatigue & damage tolerance

Prof Ralph Tatam

Head of Engineering Photonics
Instrumentation, sensors and measurement Science, sensor technologies

Dr Wojciech Suder

Senior lecturer in Laser Processing and Additive Manufacture
Laser processing

Dr Tom Charrett

Instrumentation, sensors and measurement science, sensor technologies


Dr Goncalo Pardal

Senior Research Fellow
Cooling, local shielding, hybrid laser WAAM

Armando Caballero

Research Fellow in Additive Manufacturing and Laser Processing
Materials development and metallurgical characterisation

Dr Thomas Kissinger

Lecturer in Optical Instrumentation
Optical Measurements, Interferometry, Photonics


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Flemming Nielsen

Principal Technician
Technical support

Nisar Shah

Technical support