Projects

Current projects

Project Theme Sub theme
WholeSEM Whole systems thinking Bioenergy, Energy systems analysis, Greenhouse gas emissions, Policy
End uses of cement in the UK Whole systems thinking Material systems analysis
Land, energy and water in China Whole systems thinking Foreseer - integrated resource analysis, Water
Tools for analysis and visualisation of resource data Whole systems thinking Material systems analysis
Lightweight cars Material demand reduction Automotive
Removing barriers to material efficiency Material demand reduction Material efficiency
Flows and stocks of steel in the UK Material demand reduction Steel
Limits to a circular economy of steel Material demand reduction Material efficiency, Steel
Downstream integration of the steel supply chain Material demand reduction Material efficiency, Steel
Steel powder Material demand reduction Steel
Different notions of the cost of greater material efficiency Material demand reduction Material efficiency
The macroeconomic implications of greater material efficiency Material demand reduction Material efficiency, Steel
Minimising scrap in sheet metal forming Material demand reduction Aluminium, Automotive, Material efficiency, Steel
Steel Reuse Material demand reduction Construction, Material efficiency, Steel
Effective use of steel in the construction industry Material demand reduction Construction, Steel
Flexible ring rolling machine - 2016 Novel material processing technology Ring rolling
Asymmetric metal spinning Novel material processing technology Metal spinning
Precision guided flexible forming Novel material processing technology Closed loop control of metal forming, Design of new forming processes, Ring rolling

Past projects

Other past work

Project Theme
Systems component of integrated scenario analysis of resources Whole systems thinking
Land component of integrated scenario analysis of resources Whole systems thinking
Future flow and emissions for steel and aluminium production Whole systems thinking
Reducing CO2 emissions through lightweight design and manufacturing Whole systems thinking
Negotiating long-term targets to reduce CO2 emissions associated with consumer products Whole systems thinking
Fundamental engineering analysis of carbon emissions Whole systems thinking
Multi-agent modelling of supply chain network dynamics Whole systems thinking
Global and regional resource scenario analysis Whole systems thinking
Global analysis of land-use and climate change Whole systems thinking
Water component of integrated scenario analysis of resources Whole systems thinking
Steel, aluminium and the carbon targets Whole systems thinking
Material efficiency in construction Material demand reduction
Re-using metal without melting Material demand reduction
Mass Balance & Scenario Analysis for UK clothing and Textiles Material demand reduction
Cold Bonding for recycling scrap aluminium Material demand reduction, Novel material processing technology
Construction aspects of material efficiency Material demand reduction
Manufacturing aspects of material efficiency Material demand reduction
Minimum energy process from metal scrap to finished product Material demand reduction
Cold Bonding for recycling scrap aluminium Material demand reduction, Novel material processing technology
Expanded forming limit testing for sheet forming processes Novel material processing technology
Incremental ring rolling Novel material processing technology
Improved geometric accuracy in incremental sheet forming Novel material processing technology
First order numerical methods for steady state forming processes Novel material processing technology
Lean manufacturing in temperature dependent processes Novel material processing technology
Design of flexible forming machines Novel material processing technology
Mechanics of conventional and asymmetric spinning Novel material processing technology