Advanced Engineering 2018

Applications for Biocomposites

The event, to be held at Scott Bader in Northamptonshire on 22nd October, will be of benefit to anyone in the field of biocomposites research or are looking to biocomposites as an alternative material for their products.


10:00   Introduction & Sustainable Manufacturing at Scott Bader - Steven Brown, Scott Bader

10:30   Getting More Out of Biocomposites – Aligned Flax Tapes and Reinforcements - Gareth Davies, Composites Evolution

10:50   Biocomposites: How Sustainable Are They? - Leander Clarke, Dobulous Plumegon

11:10   BREAK

11:40   Interferometric Assessment of Corneal Biomechanics and the Effects of Decellularisation Treatments on the Mechanical Properties of the Extracellular Matrix - Abby Wilson, Loughborough University

12:00   Bio-Sourced, Fast-Curing, Structural Composites for Automotive and Aircraft Applications - William Anthony, EcoTechnilin

12:20   A Report on the Recent CLF Sustainability Working Group Meeting - Stella Job, Composites UK

12:30   Discussion

12:50   LUNCH

13:30   Tour*

*TBC, offered at the discretion of Scott Bader and may not be available on the day, however please register your interest from the drop down menu when booking.


Scott Bader

NN29 7RL

+44 (0) 1933 663100

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