Dr Rhodri Lewis

Broadcast

Tue, FEB 27

  • LA: 08:00
  • New York: 11:00
  • London: 16:00
  • Paris: 17:00

The importance of materials selection in industry
(guest speaker from Renishaw)


Join us to hear from Dr Rhodri Lewis, Materials Scientist at Renishaw, about practical materials selection in industry.

He’ll discuss the importance of good materials selection and explain how skills developed using CES EduPack as a student have helped him to make an impact working for this global leader in precision measurement, healthcare equipment, and additive manufacturing.

What you will learn

  • Understand the importance of materials selection in industry
  • Hear how one graduate took what he learned using CES EduPack and made an impact in his career in industry
  • Get tips for motivating students to care about their materials selection course

Who should take part?

  • Anyone teaching materials topics, particularly materials selection
 

About the presenters

Rhodri Lewis Rhodri Lewis is a Materials Scientist at Renishaw. He received a Doctorate from the University of Bath in materials science in 2012 and now specialises in the fabrication of nano arrays with nano imprint lithography, including metal depositon and dry etching regimes.
Hannah Melia Hannah Melia is the Product Manager responsible for the development of CES EduPack and associated teaching resources. She has a degree in Materials Science and Metallurgy and a Post Graduate Certificate in Design, Manufacturing and Management from the University of Cambridge. She has worked in the United States and Germany on medical device design and technology transfer. Over the last 9 years she has interacted with academics that use CES EduPack around the world.

How to register and join the session

There is no cost but registration is required through the WebEx system. Please ensure you set your local time zone to receive accurate meeting invitations and test your setup in advance of the meeting. How to use WebEx, including setting times zone & language preferences 

This web seminar is not appropriate for students.

About CES EduPack

CES EduPack is the world-leading teaching resource for materials in engineering, science, processing, and design. It provides a comprehensive database of materials and process information and powerful tools to visualise data, select materials, assess environmental impact, and model hybrid materials and the cost of manufacturing. A range of supporting lectures, projects, case studies, and exercises are provided via Granta’s Education Hub. With specialist editions for specific disciplines, and three levels of the database and software to suit varying needs in all years of undergraduate study and in postgraduate teaching, CES EduPack is a curriculum-wide resource.

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