ACCIS Annual Conference 2012

7 September 2012, 10.00 AM - 7 September 2012, 10.00 AM

Venue: Queen's Building, University of Bristol

The 5th Annual ACCIS Conference was held on Friday 7th September 2012, in the Queen's Building at the University of Bristol. The ACCIS Conference provides the opportunity for our industrial and academic collaborators to hear about the research activities currently taking place within ACCIS.  During the Conference delegates were offered tours of our facilities and can engage with our Postdoctoral Researchers and PhD students via a dedicated poster session that showcases a range of current research projects.

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Programme of events

10.00 Coffee, posters and displays
Central Design Office, Queen’s Building

10.30 Presentations
Pugsley Lecture Theatre, Queen’s Building

Introduction and update on ACCIS activities
Professor Michael Wisnom, ACCIS Director & Professor of Aerospace Structures

Industrial Doctorate Centre in Composites Manufacture
Professor Ivana Partridge, Professor of Polymer Composites

"Design of Z-pinned Laminates: Methods and Challenges"
Dr Giuliano Allegri, Lecturer in Aerospace Structures

"Viscoelastic properties of nanocomposites"
Dr Jacopo Ciambella, Lecturer in Composites Engineering

Ferromagnetic microwire enabled multifunctional composites
Professor Huaxin Peng, Professor of Aerospace Materials

Bio-inspired material and structural adaptivity in future advanced composites
Dr Richard Trask, Lecturer in Multifunctional Materials

Crack Arrest and Self-Healing in Composite Structures (CRASHCOMPS)
Professor Ian Bond, Head of Department of Aerospace Engineering & Professor of Aerospace Materials 

One minute presentations by ACCIS researchers
Dr Richard Trask, Lecturer in Multifunctional Materials

12.30 – 14.00 Buffet lunch, posters and displays
Central Design Office, Queen’s Building

ACCIS laboratory tours (pre-booked) from 13.00


Download all conference presentations here.

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