Composites Research Group
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The Composites Research group at Nottingham is one of the leading international research groups in this area. The group has worked for over 25 years on Composites Science and Manufacturing projects, focusing on the processing and performance of advanced fibre composites.

Research is applied within a number of sectors including automotive, aerospace, wind energy, power generation and medicine.

The Composites group leads The EPSRC Future Composites Manufacturing Research Hub, developing basic and applied research into composites manufacturing science and technology for the UK community.

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Key activities include:

  • Cost effective processing for thermosetting polymer matrices
  • Textile composites
  • Simulation of Manufacturing processes
  • Bio-composites, including work on regenerative implants
  • End-of-life/recycling

Working with Boeing to recycle carbon fibre composites from aircraft

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Composites Research Group

Faculty of Engineering
The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG9 5HR


contact: Prof Nick Warrior
email: composites@nottingham.ac.uk