School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

  • 123 Stranmillis Road, Ashby Building

    BT9 5AH Belfast

    United Kingdom

Organisation profile

Organisation profile

Our research activity is currently based on clusters which are focused on these key areas:

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Composite materials Engineering & Materials Science
Polymers Chemical Compounds
Nanocomposites Chemical Compounds
Computational fluid dynamics Engineering & Materials Science
Carbon Nanotubes Chemical Compounds
Geometry Engineering & Materials Science
Graphite Chemical Compounds
Aircraft Engineering & Materials Science

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Projects 1999 2019

Research Output 1976 2020

Multi-margin drill structure for improving hole quality and dimensional consistency in drilling Ti/CFRP stacks

Jia, Z. Y., Zhang, C., Wang, F. J., Fu, R. & Chen, C., 01 Feb 2020, In : Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 276, 116405.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon fiber reinforced plastics
Bearings (structural)
carbon fiber reinforced plastic
Swirling flow
Vortex flow

A bespoke modular 3D printed pelvis phantom for validation of prostate SABR with dominant intra-prostatic lesion (DIL) boost regions

McGarry, C., McCreery, C., Jeevanandam, P., King, R., Hounsell, A., Jain, S. & Buchanan, F., 27 Jun 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Bone and Bones
Prostatic Neoplasms


1st rank in PhD Entrance Exam in Mechanical Engineering

Seyedyaser Mahmoudi Larimi (Recipient), 2011

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

entrance examination
mechanical engineering

A. T. Yang Memorial Award in Theoretical Kinematics

Yan Jin (Recipient), 18 Aug 2019

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Activities 1993 2021

ICCM23 - International Conference on Composite Material

Giuseppe Catalanotti (Organiser)
02 Aug 202108 Aug 2021

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

ICONIC Conference 2020

Giuseppe Catalanotti (Organiser)
May 2020 → …

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Invited keynote speaker, 2020 2nd International Conference on Smart Power & Internet Energy Systems (SPIES 2020), Bangkok, Thailand

Aoife Foley (Invited speaker)
Jun 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited or keynote talk at national or international conference


Catalytic Converter Research Leads to Major New Product for Motor Vehicles

Roy Douglas (Participant), Geoffrey McCullough (Participant)

Impact: Economic Impact, Environmental Impact

New Eco-Friendly Hybrid Buses for London and Beyond

Roy Douglas (Participant), Geoffrey McCullough (Participant), Robert Fleck (Participant), Robert Kee (Participant)

Impact: Economic Impact, Environmental Impact