EngD Vacancies

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EngD projects at National Composites Centre, Bristol

Application closing date 1 June 2018, employment start date 3 September 2018
IDC in Composites Manufacture
University of Bristol
The National Composites Centre (NCC) in Bristol currently supports a number of Engineering Doctorate students, in collaboration with the EPSRC funded Industrial Doctorate Centre in Composites Manufacture ( With several EngD projects nearing successful completion, and significant recent investment in new manufacturing technologies, the NCC seeks eligible applicants to undertake future applied research projects in areas such as Advanced Fibre Placement, Automated Dry Fabric Placement, Braiding technology, In-process monitoring and High Temperature RTM, with Design for manufacture focus in all technologies.  There is also interest in Manufacturing informatics and Automated NDT and Metrology, with specific application to composites. The NCC therefore aims to support new EngD projects in some of these areas. Applicants with ‘home student’ status and holding or about to graduate with a first or 2.1 degree in structural or chemical engineering, materials science or physical sciences, should send their CV in the first instance to

Award for Swansea EngD researcher in worldwide Tata Group competition

(14 June 2017) - A Swansea University researcher, Alex Harold, has beaten over 5000 applicants to win an international award for…

EngD alumnus receives Fulbright Award

(5 June 2017) - Sarah Cotterill, an EngD alumnus from Newcastle University, has received a Fulbright All Disciplines Scholar…

AEngD urges more EngD investment from UK Government

(19 April 2017) - The AEngD has published its response to the UK Government's industry strategy green paper, highlighting the…