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Research / Completed Student Projects

Completed PhD Projects

Title; Residual Stress Relaxation in Cold Expanded holes due to Fatigue Loading.
Student ; Jeffery Tan
Supervisors ; Prof. L. Edwards, Dr. M. Fitzpatrick

Title; Properties of a Steel–Based Metal Matrix Composite.
Student ; David Bacon
Supervisors ; Prof. L. Edwards, Dr. M. Fitzpatrick, Dr J. Moffatt

Title; Development of non-destructive strain measurement methods .
Student ; Mehmet Kartel
Supervisors ; Dr Mike Fitzpatrick , Prof Lyndon Edwards

Title; Diffraction studies and finite element analysis of cold expanded holes.
Student ; Brahim Nadri
Supervisors ; Dr Mike Fitzpatrick , Prof Lyndon Edwards, and external supervisor Prof. Alain Lodini

Title; Residual stress measurements in large engineering components.
Student ; Sumit Pratihar
Supervisors ; Prof. L. Edwards, Dr. M. Fitzpatrick

Title; Modelling of Hot Deformation Alpha/Beta Titanium Alloys.
Student ; Mulyadi
Supervisors ; Dr. Martin Rist (deceased), Prof. L. Edwards,
and external supervisor Dr J W Brooks ( QinetiQ Plc )

Title; Fracture mechanisms of micromachined devices .
Student ; Joao Gomes
Supervisors ; Prof. L. Edwards, Jan Kowal

Title; A fundamental experimental and theoretical study of fatigue crack propagation in polycrystalline materials
Student ; Moshir Rahman
Supervisors ; Prof. L. Edwards, Prof. M. Fitzpatrick

Title; Constitutive modelling of the structural integrity of lead free solder joints
Student ; David Sefton
Supervisors ; Prof. L. Edwards, Dr. M. Rist (deceased), Dr. S. Gungor

Title; High-temperature Creep Damage in Nuclear Structural Material
Student; Bama Perumal
Supervisor; Dr Martin Rist (deceased)

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