The University of Derby has been successful in having a large number of its proposals in the D2N2 LEP EUSIF call proceed to final stage prior to commencement in April 2016. Gaynor Davis and I have been putting the finishing touches to three projects which will (hopefully) be submitted before the 12.00 midnight deadline tomorrow! […]
Research Assistants in Engineering, Computing and Business Studies (3 posts, fixed term to December 2016) – Ref: 5441 Institute for Innovation and Sustainable Engineering University of Derby £16,776 -£22,912 per annum (Temporary – Full Time) Work Pattern: Full time, 37 hours Closing date: 27 November 2015 Proposed Interview Date: Tuesday 8 December 2015. Please note: […]
Submission day today for our consortium variable volume airship proposal into EU Horizon 2020. Nothing like cutting it fine…..7 seconds to go!!!!
Representatives from Gasfill visited IISE today to discuss a prototype production of their CNG compressor unit. Prof Stewart is also currently carrying out a consultancy project for them on re-designing the power electronics and active filtering components of their electrical drive system Professor Paul Stewart, BEng, CertHE, PhD, FIMechE, CEng, FHEA, […]
Cutting Strategies using Advanced Machine Tools IISE Executive Advanced Manufacturing Workshop Series On 15th September 2015 IISE hosted a well attended early morning workshop designed to provide an insight into the latest CNC techniques for cutting hard exotic alloys. The topics covered included multi-axis CNC machine tools and in-process inspection, together with advances in cutting […]