A polymer composite materials technologist specialising in Structural Health Monitoring (SHM). Experienced in the accredited mechanical testing of coupons, components and full-scale structures. Familiar with all standard non-destructive evaluation techniques, particularly acoustic emission and acoustoultrasonics.
My work involves co-ordinating mechanical testing programs (both National and European) concerned with developing SHM technologies, I also take responsibility for project management, direction, deliverables, and new project application.
I am an expert speaker on SHM for an advanced lecture series touring European Universities, originally within the EU funded "SHM-in-Action", but now self financing. However, my focus is generally on industry application rather than academia.
Acoustic Emission technology, Mechanical testing of large structures (Wind turbine blades, Ship hulls, Aerospace, etc.), Structural Health Monitoring
Fibre Bragg Grating Sensor Signal Post-processing Algorithm: Crack Growth Monitoring in Fibre Reinforced Plastic Structures
Publication: Research - peer-review › Book chapter – Annual report year: 2016
Method for independent strain and temperature measurement in polymeric tensile test specimen using embedded FBG sensors
Publication: Research - peer-review › Journal article – Annual report year: 2016
Publication: Research - peer-review › Report – Annual report year: 2015
Royal Society of London. Philosophical Transactions A. Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences
Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1471-2962
The/Royal Society, United Kingdom
ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed yes, BFI (2015): BFI-level 2, Scopus rating (2015): 0.8 0.948
Forskningscenter Risoe Materialeforskning, Denmark
ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed no, BFI (2015): BFI-level 1
ISSNs: 1932-6203, 1932-6203
Public Library of Science, United States
ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed yes, BFI (2015): BFI-level 1, Scopus rating (2015): 1.395 1.044
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