IDC Open Day and SIMPROCS Open Workshop on Composites Manufacturing Simulation

11 June 2019, 10.00 AM - 11 June 2019, 5.45 PM

Bill Brown Design Suite, Queen's Building, University Walk, Bristol BS8 1UB

The event will provide an overview of current IDC Research Engineers' diverse activity in composites manufacture through a series of oral and poster presentations. In the afternoon there is a workshop organised by the EPSRC SIMPROCS grant, with a series of presentations on state of the art techniques for composites manufacture process modelling. Afterwards there will be a drinks reception and IDC awards presentation. 

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10:00    Registration (Tea/Coffee)

10:30    IDC Introduction Professor Ivana Partridge

10:35    IDC Research Engineer Presentations

  • Oli Parks
  • Harry Barnard
  • Alex Cochrane
  • Daniel Griffin

11:55    IDC Quick Fire Presentations

  • Dimitris Karanatsis 
  • Gabriele Voto
  • Jack Lindley-Start
  • Matt Etchells
  • Lewis Munshi
  • Caterina Palange
  • Nikita Budwal
  • Maria Onoufriou
  • Robbie Herring
  • Nikita Gandhi
  • Owen Taylor
  • Josh Loughton
  • Jakub Kucera
  • Preetum Mistry
  • Phil Druiff
  • Anastasios Danezis
  • Maria Zilidou
  • Claudia Jimenez-Martin
  • Bethany Grimes
  • Zoe Fielden-Stewart

12.30    Networking lunch and poster display

14.00    Introduction to SIMPROCS Workshop (SIMulation of new manufacturing PROcesses for Composite Structures) – Professor Stephen Hallett


14.10   Consolidation modelling – Dr Jonathan Belnoue

14.40   Forming and Draping – Dr Ric Sun and Dr Adam Thompson

15.10   Cure Simulation – Dr James Kratz

15.40   Infusion modelling – Dr Andreas Endruweit (University of Nottingham)

16.10   Industrial applications – Amit Visrolia (NCC)

16.40   Drinks reception and presentation of prizes for best quick-fire presentation and best poster

17.45   Close

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