Thursday 24 March 2022 | British Motor Museum | Gaydon

March 2022 - Speakers

Richard Chippendale, Technical Manager, COMSOL

Richard Chippendale is a technical manager at COMSOL UK, specializing in electromagnetics simulations. He earned an Mphys and PhD from the University of Southampton, investigating the interaction of lightning strikes with carbon fiber composites. He was a research fellow at the University of Southampton, focusing on high-voltage cable simulations.

Dr Mike Troughton, Technology Fellow, TWI Ltd

Dr Mike Troughton has been carrying out research on plastics welding for 28 years. He is a Chartered Engineer and is currently Technology Fellow at TWI, where he is responsible for co-ordinating R&D, consultancy and training activities on plastics welding. He has managed over 120 research projects for clients all over the world and in many different industry sectors. He is the chairman of the BSI committee and ISO working group on plastics welding, and is the UK principal expert in various CEN, ASTM, ASME, AWS and IIW committees on plastics welding. He is also the author of the Handbook of Plastics Joining – A Practical Guide.

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