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Louise Pick is a lecturer (education) in the School of Mechanical and Aersopace Engineering at Queen's University Belfast.  She has current teaching interests in Thermodynamics, and is the VLE champion for the school. She has interests in the use of educational technologies to enhance teaching and learning.

Before joining the school, Louise held the post of Academic Programme Manager for the International Year One in Engineering at INTO-Queens, a joint venture partnership specialising in providing pathway programmes for International students.  Within this role she gained experience in developing and teaching a wide range of stage one Engineering modules.

Louise's research background is in the area of polymer engineering, with a particular specialism in rotational moulding technology. Prior to returning to academia she worked in the industry as a research engineer for 8 years.  She continues to pursue her interest in research in this area through related student projects.


  • MEE1018 Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics 1
  • MEE3030 Project
  • MEE4040 Project

Administrative Responsibilities 

  • SMAE Canvas Champion
  • Module coordinator MEE1018



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Research Output

The modification of PLA and PLGA using electron-beam radiation

Leonard, D. J., Pick, L. T., Farrar, D. F., Dickson, G. R., Orr, J. F. & Buchanan, F. J., 01 Jun 2009, In : Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A. 89A, 3, p. 567-574 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 33 Citations (Scopus)

    Enhanced Performance of Orthopaedic Bioabsorbable Polymers using High-Energy Radiation

    Leonard, D., Pick, L., Orr, J., Farrar, D. & Buchanan, F., May 2008.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

    1 Citation (Scopus)

    The Effect of Cooling Rate on the Impact Performance and Dynamic Mechanical Properties of Rotationally Molded Metallocene Catalysed Linear Low Density Polyethylene

    Pick, L., Harkin-Jones, E., Oliveira, M. J. & Cramez, M. C., 05 May 2006, In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 101(3), 3, p. 1963-1971 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    10 Citations (Scopus)


    • 2 Participation in workshop, seminar, course
    • 1 Participation in conference
    • 1 Hosting a school group or open day
    • 1 Oral presentation

    Canvas Formative Quizzes in Stage 1 Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics

    Louise Pick (Speaker)

    09 Jan 2020

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

    QUB Learning and Teaching Conference 2019

    Louise Pick (Participant)

    30 Apr 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

    SMAE Open Day

    Louise Pick (Contributor)

    05 Sep 201906 Sep 2019

    Activity: Other activity typesHosting a school group or open day

    15th International CDIO Conference

    Louise Pick (Participant)

    24 Jun 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

    QUB Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion in the Curriculum

    Louise Pick (Participant)

    02 Sep 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course