Current Projects

Part IIs 2017-2018

Name

College

Title

Supervisors

Nils BEHLING

QNS

DC casting simulator – does it work for intermetallic phases?

KAQOR

Gustaf BEHMER

CCC

Discrete dislocation modelling of uranium

Tarleton/TJM

Tian BI

MAN

Synthesis and electrochemical characterization of Na-battery electrode materials

PGB

Angus BRAITHWAITE

MAN

Flash sintering of ceramics

RIT

Louis BRANNAN

STA

Thin oxides for silicon based solar cells

PRW/Bonilla

Imogen BROWN

MAN

Nanodiamond single photon sources

JMS

Kaiyi CHEN

STC

Synthesis and electrochemical characterization of Li-battery electrode materials

PGB

Angela DU

STC

Surface passivation for silicon solar cells

PRW

Ben EVANS

SEH

Manufacture of coatings for nuclear power applications

PSG

Tom FABES

TRI

3D observation of damage evolution in synthetic diamond

TJM/Liu

Elaine FAN

SEH

Cyclic fatigue of Y-TZP ceramics

RIT

George FULTON

SEH

Additive manufacture of heterogeneous composites for microwave communication applications

PSG

Dominic HERRIOT

STA

Electronic structure of RbxFe2-ySe2 superconductor

JRY/SCS

Ellie HOWLAND

CCC

Control of surface chemistry and phase separation in vacuum-deposited acrylate coatings

HEA

Arthur HUSSEY

CCC

Characterisation of SiC-SiC fibre composite joints for nuclear fuel cladding applications

DEJA/Zayachuk/TJM

Megan JONES 

TRI

Enabling 3D atomic-scale imaging of hydrogen in materials via advanced atom probe

MPM/Haley 

Jason LEE

QNS

Dislocation modelling of micro seesaw experiments

Tarleton/AJW

Hantao LI

TRI

Defect engineering for multicrystalline silicon solar cells

PRW

Shona McNAB

CCC

‘Perfect’ persistent mode joints for NbTi superconducting wire

CRMG/SCS

Bertie MILLS

SEH

‘Cold sintering’ of ceramics

RIT

Georgina MORDUE

TRI

The toughness of advanced graphites for Generation IV nuclear fission

TJM

Daniel RADIGAN

STA

Inducing quantum interference effects in graphene nanostructures

GADB/Mol

Sam SOUTHERN

SEH

The effect of thermal ageing on the atomic-scale microstructure and properties of 17-4PH steel

MPM/Auger

Danielle VAN GILST

STA

Superconducting solders for commercial MRI magnets

CRMG/SCS

Rebecca WANG*

TRI

In-situ characterization of self-healing mechanisms in non-ferrous alloys

Prof. C. Tasan (MIT) / DEJA&AJW

Christie WANG

STC

Self assembly of peptides on surfaces

HEA

Anthony ZHANG

QNS

Cathode materials for Mg-ion batteries

MP

Zoe ZHANG

STA

In situ 3D observation of damage development and healing in a carbon-fibre/epoxy composite

TJM