Current and recently completed appointments

Professor Guglielmo Aglietti
Surrey Satellite Technology (EADS)/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of SurreySpace engineering

Professor Robert Akid
BP/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of ManchesterCorrosion and materials

Professor John Andrews
Network Rail/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of NottinghamInfrastructure asset management

Professor Matthew Angling 
Dstl/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of BirminghamSpace environment and radio frequency engineering

Professor Ashraf Ayoub
Pell Frischmann/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
City University Nuclear infrastructure energy

Professor Luke Bisby
Ove Arup Foundation/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of EdinburghFire and structures

Professor Richard Butler
GKN Aerospace /Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of BathComposites manufacturing

Professor Jon Carrotte
Rolls Royce/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of LoughboroughExperimental studies of next generation gas-turbine combustion system aerothermal processes

Professor George Constantinides
Imagination Technologies/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
Imperial College LondonEnergy-efficient high-performance embedded processing in an uncertain world

Professor Jonathan Cooper
Airbus/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of BristolIntegrated design of advanced novel wing architectures

Professor Yulong Ding
Highview Power/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of BirminghamCryogenic energy storage

Professor Steve Dixon
Elster/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of WarwickIndustrial ultrasonic

Professor Fionn Dunne FREng
TATA Steel/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
Imperial College LondonMultidisciplinary studies of hot stamping

Professor Daniel Esser
Selex ES/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
Heriot-Watt UniversityLaser devices and engineering

Professor Brian Falzon
Bombardier/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
Queens University BelfastAdvanced aerospace composites

Professor Chris Gerada
Cummins Generator Technologies/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of NottinghamElectrical machine technology

Professor Alistair Gibb
ECI/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
Loughborough UniversityManagement of complex projects

Professor Kenneth Grattan FREng
George Daniels Trust/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
City UniversityNext generation optical and fibre optic instrumentation

Professor Hugh Griffiths FREng
Thales UK/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University College LondonIntelligent radar systems

Professor Susan Grimes
SITA/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
Imperial College LondonEnvironmental waste management

Dr Matthew Hall
British Geological Survey/Royal Academy of Engineering Senior Research FellowshipUniversity of NottinghamRock-fluid interactions in carbon capture, storage and alternative hydrocarbons

Professor Eileen Harkin-Jones FREng                                                                 
Bombardier/Royal Academy of Engineering Research ChairUniversity of UlsterStructural materials       

Professor Ian Hunter
Radio Design Limited/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
Leeds UniversityMicrowave signal processing

Professor Neil Hyatt
National Nuclear Laboratory/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of SheffieldRadioactive waste management

Professor Lorenzo Iannucci
Dstl/Royal Academy of Engineering Senior Research Fellowship
Imperial College LondonMultiscale composite armour design

Professor Nikil Kapur
GSK/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of LeedsPharmaceutical processing

Professor Alan Kemp
Fraunhofer UK/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of StrathclydeAdvanced laser engineering

Professor Jianguo Lin FREng
TATA Steel/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
Imperial College LondonMultidisciplinary studies of hot stamping

Professor John Miles
Arup/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair University of CambridgeEnergy transitions

Professor James Moore
Bagrit Trust/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
Imperial College LondonMedical devices

Professor Stephen Muggleton FREng
Syngenta/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
Imperial College LondonApplications of automated theory-formation using meta-interpretive machine learning

Professor Andrew Neely
IBM/BAE Systems/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair University of CambridgeComplex engineering systems

Dr Stephen Neethling
Rio Tinto/Royal Academy of Engineering Senior Research Fellowship
Imperial College LondonHeap and in-situ leaching

Professor Kamran Nikbin
Existing Nuclear/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
Imperial College LondonStructural integrity assessment

professor mc schraefel
Microsoft Research/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of SouthamptonSupporting work in progress for innovation and discovery

Professor Sven Schroeder                                                                                
Infineum/Diamond Light Source/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair

Leeds UniversityAdvances in structural and chemical analysis of engineering materials and systems using the diamond synchrotron facility

Professor Sridhar Seetharaman
TATA Steel/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
Warwick UniversityLow carbon technologies

Professor Spencer Sherwin
McLaren Racing/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
Imperial College LondonTransient flow simulation for advanced race and road cars

Professor David Smith
Rolls-Royce/British Energy/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of BristolStructural performance of energy systems

Dr Graham Spinardi
Ove Arup Foundation/Royal Academy of Engineering Senior Research Fellowship
University of EdinburghIntegrating technical and social aspects of fire safety engineering

Professor Ian Todd
GKN Aerospace/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of SheffieldAdditive manufacture and advanced structural metallics

Professor Phillip Webb
Airbus/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
Cranfield University
Aero-structures design

Professor Zi-Qiang Zhu
Siemens/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of SheffieldHigh efficiency and power density wind power generator systems with increased reliability and lower cost