New Materials for Thermal Battery Insulation
Prof A.V. Powell, Dr R Grau-Crespo
10 April 2019
"A PhD studentship fully funded by AWE is available to work on a project that seeks to develop novel thermally-insulating materials for thermal batteries.
Embedded Carbon Fibre Transition Zones for Metal-Composite Hybrid Joints
Dr C Worrall, Dr J Stein
Applications accepted all year round
Background. Driven by European Regulations (No. 443/2009) and the USA Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standard, automotive and aerospace companies are increasingly looking to use carbon fibre composites to achieve up to 50% weight savings over metallic alternatives.