Research course

The Composites Centre, Aeronautics Department

Institution
Imperial College London · Department of Aeronautics
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

First or upper 2nd-class undergraduate degree, or MSc in Science or Engineering

Months of entry

September

Course content

A collaborative activity involving the departments of Aeronautics, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Materials, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering and Physics. The administration of the centre is based in Aeronautics.

Department specialisms

Interfaces; Failure Analysis; Joining and Repair; Mechanical Properties; Non-Destructive Evaluation; Polymer Blends; Structural Applications and Evaluation; Metal Matrix Composites; Ceramic Matrix Composites; Computer Modelling; Manufacturing.

Information for international students

Minimum language required as stated on college web site.

Fees and funding

EPSRC, industry.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr S. J. Sherwin
Email
s.sherwin@imperial.ac.uk
Phone
020 7594 5052
Fax
020 7584 8120