Dr Samuel Tammas-Williams

Lecturer in Digital Manufacture



1.075 Sanderson Building

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Engineering Discipline: 

  • Mechanical Engineering

Research Institute: 

  • Materials and Processes

Research Theme: 

  • Digital Design and Manufacture
  • Materials Design, Processing and Characterisation
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Academic Qualifications: 

  • MEng, Aerospace Engineering, The University of Manchester, 2010
  • PhD, Advanced Metallic Systems, The University of Manchester, 2015
  • PGCert, Academic Practice, LJMU, 2021

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Sam is currently course organiser for two postgraduate courses, Additive and Computer Aided Manufacturing (PGEE11210) and Digital Design and Manufacture Dissertation (PGEE11217). These must be taken as part the Digital Design and Manufacture MSc.

He also provides teaching support to Digital Manufacture 5, and supervision for BEng and MEng projects.

Research Interests: 

  • Additive Manufacture of metal components
  • X-ray computed tomography
  • Materials integrity
  • Functionally graded materials