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Internal News - 16 June 2006

GWR studentships for aerospace composites research

The Composites Research Unit in the Department of Mechanical Engineering has recently secured five PhD studentships in composite materials and structures as part of a collaborative programme of research with Airbus, Westland Helicopters, Rolls Royce, the Great Western Research and the University of Bristol.

The total value of these studentships is £378k, and the projects (and supervisors) will cover the following areas:

The Unit is currently recruiting the students, who are expected to start in October 2006, see Mech Eng jobs in related links section. The studentships are also complemented by a series of linked PhD projects to be undertaken at the University of Bristol.