7th Annual Conference of the CDT in Advanced Composites for Innovation and Science

10 April 2018, 9.00 AM - 10 April 2018, 1.30 PM

Bill Brown Design Suite, Queen's Building, University of Bristol

The 7th Annual Conference of the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Advanced Composites for Innovation and Science was held on the morning of Tuesday 10 April 2018, in the Bill Brown Design Suite, Queen's Building, at the University of Bristol.

Programme

09:00 Tea/Coffee and Posters

10:00 Presentations

Professor Paul Weaver, Director of the ACCIS CDT
Introduction and update on CDT activities (PDF, 1,248kB)

Third and Fourth Year CDT Students
Technical presentations on current PhD research

11:00 Tea/Coffee Break (15 minutes)

Second Year CDT Students
2-minute-2-slide quick-fire project introductions (PDF, 7,464kB)

  • Research represents all three themes of the CDT with wide scope. E.g., development of new functional materials (nanodiamond composites, thermal management), innovative design strategies (aeroelastically tailored wind turbine blades, tubular origami, morphing aerostructures), and new manufacturing techniques (WrapToR composite truss structures, ultra thin laminates for space applications)

12:30-13:30 Buffet Lunch and Posters

Contact information

ACCIS CDT contact information

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