This PhD project is offered on a self-funding basis. It is open to applicants with funding or those applying to funding sources. Details of tuition fees can be found at View Website.
A bench fee is also payable on top of the tuition fee to cover specialist equipment or laboratory costs required for the research. The amount charged annually will vary considerably depending on the nature of the project and applicants should contact the primary supervisor for further information about the fee associated with the project.
i) E. Strassburger, et al., Analysis of the Fragmentation of AION and Spinal Under Ballistic Impact. J of Applied Mechanics, Vol 80, 2013
ii) E. Strassburger, Ballistic testing of transparent armour ceramics, J of the European Ceramic Society, Vol 29, 2009
iii) P.J. Patel, et al., Improved low-cost multi-hit transparent armor, ADM002075, US Army Research Laboratory
iv) M. Grujicic, et al., Design and material selection guidelines and strategies for transparent armor systems, Materials and Design, Vol34, 2012