BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering with Composites

This fully accredited, and well respected, programme of study allows students to develop a firm foundation in the principles of Mechanical Engineering in a Composite Materials context. Our graduates have found employment in a diverse range of industries. That diversity is mirrored in the range of dissertation projects our students conduct, examples of which you will find here.

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Connor Pyke
Design Of A Manufacture Process and Feasibility Test For a Carbon Fibre Marine Propeller Blade

The aim of this project is to design and execute a manufacturing process for a marine CFRP propell...


Ghaith Abdelahad
Modifying and Investigating a Composite Alternative for the Rear Subframe of an Electric Vehicle Conversion

This project aims to redesign the rear subframe of a 2003 Maserati 4200 Cambia Corsa undergoing an ...


Jack Orders
CFD optimisation of grid fin aerodynamic design for reusable launch vehicles

Grid fins are an unconventional flight control surface utilised by SpaceX for its Falcon 9 reusable...


Liam Gregory
Viability of Bio Composites for Application in Non-Structural Components in Motorsport

Natural fibres offer a lower emission alternative to manmade fibres for use as reinforcement in com...