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NSIRC students present at the International Fatigue Congress

NSIRC students present at the International Fatigue Congress


NSIRC PhD students Jazeel R Chukkan, Farnoosh Farhad and Farhan Tanvir Santo presented papers at the 12th International Fatigue Congressin Poitiers, France on 27 May-1 June 2018.

This major international conference gave the students the opportunity to disseminate their research via oral presentations to more than 600 delegates from 38 countries. They were also able to develop their knowledge base, exchange ideas with experts in the field of fatigue and learn about the latest technical advances.

Professor Tat-Hean Gan, Director of Technology at NSIRC said:

“We are delighted with the excellent papers that Jazeel, Farnoosh and Farhan presented at the conference. We encourage all NSIRC students to attend conferences to disseminate their research and build networks with industry which will help them in their future careers.”

The papers the NSIRC students presented were:

Farnoosh, Jazeel and Farhan(1)

NSIRC is a state-of-the-art postgraduate engineering facility established and managed by structural integrity specialist TWI. NSIRC unites academia and industry, working closely with lead academic partner Brunel University London and more than 20 other respected universities, as well as founder sponsors BP and the Lloyd's Register Foundation. The collaborating partners provide academic excellence to address the need for fundamental research, as well as high-quality, industry-relevant training for the next generation of structural integrity engineers.

Farhan Tanvir Santo and Jazeel R Chukkan are Lloyd’s Register Foundation sponsored students. The Foundation helps to protect life and property by supporting engineering-related education, public engagement and the application of research. www.lrfoundation.org.uk

Farnoosh Farhad’s PhD is supported by BP. BP is one of the world’s leading international oil and gas companies, delivering heat, light and mobility products and services to people all around the world in ways that will help to drive the transition to a lower carbon future. www.bp.com