2018/19                                    


Dr Jacqueline Cole

BASF/Royal Academy of Engineering Senior Research Fellow in Data-Driven Molecular Engineering of Functional Materials
University of Cambridge

Website: Research group website

 

 



Professor Amparo Galindo

Lilly/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Pharmaceutical Molecular SystemsImperial College London

 

 

 


Professor Ian Kinloch

Morgan Advanced Materials/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Carbon Materials
University of Manchester

 

 

 


Professor Roger Lewis

Rail Safety and Standard Board/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Wheel/Rail Interface Low Adhesion Management University of Sheffield

 


Professor Mikel Lujan

ARM/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Low Power IoT and Edge Computing: Taming
Heterogenous System-on-Chips  University of Manchester 

 


Dr Priti Parikh

BBOXX/Royal Academy of Engineering Senior Research Fellow in Smart Solar Solutions for All (S34ALL) University College London

Website: University College London



Professor Philip Torr

Five AI/ Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Computer Vision
University of Oxford

Website: Torr Vision Group

 

 


Professor Sotirios Tsaftaris

Canon Medical/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Healthcare AI University of Edinburgh

Website: Tsaftaris.com



Professor Tom Vercauteren

Medtronic/ Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Machine Learning for Computer-Assisted Neurosurgery
King’s College London

Website: King's College London

 

 


Professor Ping Xiao

Rolls-Royce/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Advanced Coating Technology
University of Manchester


2017/18

Professor Roy Kalawsky

Airbus/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Digital and Data Engineering Information Systems
Loughborough University

Website: Loughborough University

 

 


Professor Tong Sun MBE

Faiveley Bracknell Willis/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Smart Railway Electrification: Evolvable from Contact to Contactless
City, University of London 

Website: City, University of London

 

 


Professor Cindy Smith

Scottish Water/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Biofiltration by Biological Design
University of Glasgow

 

 


Professor Claire Davis

TATA/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Low Energy Steel Processing
WMG, University of Warwick

Website: Advanced Streel Research Centre

 


Professor Byron Byrne

Ørsted/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Advanced Geotechnical Design
University of Oxford

Website: University of Oxford

 

 



Dr Radan Slavik 

Lumenisity/Royal Academy of Engineering Senior Research Fellow in Thermally-Insensitive Hollow Core Optical Fibres
University of Southampton

Website: Optoelectronics Research Centre

 

 


 

Dr Corin Gawith

Covesion/Royal Academy of Engineering Senior Research Fellow in Nonlinear Optical Materials by Ultra-Precision Machining
University of Southampton

 



Professor Mark Girolami

Lloyds Register Foundation/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Data Centric Engineering
Imperial College London

Website: The Alan Turing Institute 

 


 


Professor Rebecca Lunn MBE FREng

BAM Nuttall/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Biomineral Technologies for Ground Engineering
University of Strathclyde

Website: University of Strathclyde
Press Release: Sealing soil: new research chair aims to build the future using bacteria

 


 

Professor Nik Petrinic

Rolls-Royce/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Impact Engineering with Digital Materials for Paradigm Shift in Design
University of Oxford

Website: University of Oxford

 


 


Professor Philip Prangnell

Airbus/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Metallurgical Excellence
University of Manchester

Website: University of Manchester
 

Press Release: Enabling more efficient multi-material aircraft: metallurgical ecellence the focus for a new Research Chair

 


Professor Pedro Rivera-Diaz-del-Castillo

LPW/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair Research Chair in Alloy and Microstructure Design for Additive Layer ManufacturingLancaster University

Website: Lancaster University

 


 


Professor Ashutosh Tiwari

Airbus/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair Digitisation for Zero-Setup and Zero-Measurement Manufacturing (Di-Zero)
University of Sheffield

Press Release: Research Chair to advance the future of digital manufacturing
Website: The University of Sheffield

 


Recent Awardees

Professor Robert Bowman

Seagate Technology/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Advanced Materials for Data Storage
Queen's University Belfast

 

Professor Christoph Bruecker

BAE SYSTEMS Sir Richard Olver and Royal Academy of Engineering Chair in Aeronautical Engineering
City, University of London

 

Professor Hongbiao Dong

TWI Ltd/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Innovative Metal Processing
University of Leicester

 

Professor Omar Matar

Petronas/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Multiphase Fluid DynamicsImperial College London

 

Professor Stephen Roberts FREng

MAN Group Plc/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Machine Learning at Industrial and Commercial ScaleUniversity of Oxford

 

Professor Vladimiro Sassone

Roke/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Cyber SecurityUniversity of Southampton

 

Professor Sophie Williams

DePuy Synthes/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Hip Replacement TechnologyUniversity of Leeds

 

Professor Xibo Yuan

Safran Electrical & Power UK/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Advanced Aircraft Power Generation Systems
University of Bristol

 

Professor Michalis Zervas

SPI Lasers/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Advanced Fibre Laser Technologies for Future ManufacturingUniversity of Southampton

 

Dr Brian Connolly

EDF Energy/Royal Academy of Engineering Senior Research Fellow in Corrosion Performance of Energy Systems
University of Manchester

 

Professor Andrew Davison FREng

Dyson/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Efficient Vision for Robotics
Imperial College London

 

Professor Fionn Dunne FREng

Rolls-Royce/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Integrative Mechanistic Design
Imperial College London

 

Professor Dame Xiangqian (Jane) Jiang DBE FREng

Renishaw/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Precision Metrology
University of Huddersfield

 

Professor Nikil Kapur

GSK/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Pharmaceutical Processing
University of Leeds

 

Professor Bruno Merk 

National Nuclear Laboratory/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Computational Modelling for Nuclear Engineering
University of Liverpool

 

Professor Chris Pearce

EDF Energy Nuclear Generation/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Computational Mechanics for Nuclear Power EngineeringUniversity of Glasgow

 

Professor Mary Ryan FREng

Shell/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Interfacial Nanoscience of Engineering Materials, Imperial College London

 

Professor Tom Scott

AWE/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Actinide MetallurgyUniversity of Bristol

 

Professor Iain Todd

GKN Aerospace/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Additive Manufacture and Advanced Structural MetallicsUniversity of Sheffield

 

Professor Andrew Tyas

Defence Science and Technology Laboratory/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Protection Engineering against high explosive blastUniversity of Sheffield

 

Professor Jennifer Whyte

Laing O’Rourke/RAEng Research Chair in Systems IntegrationImperial College London

 

Professor Matthew Angling 

Defence Science and Technology Laboratory/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Space Environment and Radio Frequency Engineering
University of Birmingham

 

Professor George Constantinides

Imagination Technologies/Royal Academy Research Chair of Digital Computation
Imperial College London

 

Professor Matthew Hall

British Geological Survey/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Carbon Capture, Storage and Alternative HydrocarbonsUniversity of Nottingham
 

 

Professor Eileen Harkin-Jones FREng

Bombardier/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in
Composites Engineering
Ulster University

 

Professor Jianguo Lin FREng

TATA Steel/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Multidisciplinary Studies of Hot Stamping
Imperial College London

 

Professor Sven Schroeder

Royal Academy of Engineering Bragg Centenary Research Chair in Engineering Applications of Synchrontron ScienceLeeds University

 

Professor Ashraf Ayoub

Pell Frischmann/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Nuclear Infrastructure Engineering
City, University of London

 

Professor Jon Carrotte

Rolls Royce/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Aerothermal Technology
University of Loughborough

 

Professor Yulong Ding

Highview Power/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Cryogenic Energy Storage
University of Birmingham

 

Professor Daniel Esser

Selex ES/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Laser Device Physics and Engineering
Heriot-Watt University

 

Professor Kenneth Grattan OBE FREng

George Daniels Trust/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Next Generation Optical and Fibre Optic Instrumentation
City, University of London

 

Professor Alan Kemp

Fraunhofer UK/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Advanced Laser Engineering
University of Strathclyde

 

Professor Zi-Qiang Zhu FREng

Siemens/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in High Efficiency and Power Density Wind Power Generator SystemsUniversity of Sheffield

 

Professor Guglielmo Aglietti FREng

Surrey Satellite Technology (EADS)/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Space Engineering
University of Surrey

 

 

Professor Richard Butler

GKN Aerospace/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Composites Analysis
University of Bath

 

Professor Jonathan Cooper

Royal Academy of Engineering Sir George White Chair in Aeronautical Engineering
University of Bristol

 

Professor Spencer Sherwin FREng

McLaren Racing/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Next Generation Transient Flow Simulations for Advanced Race and Road Car Design

Imperial College London

 

Dr Graham Spinardi

Ove Arup Foundation/Royal Academy of Engineering Senior Research Fellowship in Integrating Technical and Social Aspects of Fire Safety Expertise and EngineeringUniversity of Edinburgh

 

Professor Phillip Webb

Airbus/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Aero-structures DesignCranfield University

 

Previous Awardees

Professor Stephen Muggleton FREng

Syngenta/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Applications of Automated Theory-Formation using Meta-Interpretive Machine LearningImperial College London

 

Professor Hugh Griffiths OBE FREng

Thales UK/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Radio Frequency Sensor Systems
University College London

 

Professor Luke Bisby

Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Fire and Structures
University of Edinburgh

 

Professor John Andrews

Network Rail/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair in Infrastructure Asset Management
University of Nottingham