Development of new generation corrosion-resistant aluminium alloys
Metallurgy and Corrosion
Prof X Zhou, Dr M Curioni
30 June 2019
Applications are invited for a PhD place in new generation corrosion-resistant aluminium alloy research at the School of Materials, The University of Manchester.
Increasing the energy efficiency of straddle carriers in Port
Prof W Holderbaum
30 April 2019
Increasing the energy efficiency and reducing the emissions of container cranes in Port. This work will be novel as no systematic study has ever been made of the options for increasing efficiency of cranes nor how the use of intelligent energy storage could be used to reduce the demand in both peak power and energy.
Innovative Development of Platform Train Interface Hardware.
Dr C Johnson
Applications accepted all year round
Reference Number. CIJ-2018-1-PhD. Project Summary. This research will look into developing realistic and adaptable technologies for improving the platform train interface for those with a disability or impairment.