David studied physics at Loughborough University 1998-2002 including a years placement with Siemens in Nuremburg on applied digital signal processing.
David joined the PCS/SMF Group as a post graduate student in 2002 and obtained his PhD in 2006; Deformation and fracture of a polmer bonded composite and its simulants.
David is predominantly an experimentalist with an interest in
- Structure property relations
- Rate effects
- Wettability and Adhesion
- High-speed imaging and other high-speed diagnostics