Matthew is a lecturer in Structural Health Monitoring within Cardiff University's Mechanical and Structural Performance Group, His research interests include damage detection and location in metallic and composite structures using Acoustic Emission and Acousto-ultrasonics and Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) for aerospace applications. His research has industrially focused and he has worked with Airbus, BAE systems, Boeing, MOD, MBDA, Ultra Electronics and TWI. Matthews future research interests include the use of audible acoustics for damage detection in structures.
Mark is a Lecturer in Composite Materials interested in: manufacturing and machining of composites; developmentment and characterisation of structured nanocomposites; and structural health monitoring (SHM) of composite materials and structures. He works closely with industry and have collaborated with: Haydale Ltd, Airbus, Boeing, Messier-Buggatti-Dowty, Centre for Defence Enterprise, MoD and MBDA.