University of Exeter logo

Research and Innovation blog

Home About Contact Toggle navigation Open menu

All posts by Researcher...

Professor Oana Ghita

13 July 2021

2 minutes to read

Pioneering new products with CALM, Thales UK and the MTC

The University’s Centre for Additive Layer Manufacturing recently worked with the MTC and Thales UK, to showcase how Additive Manufacturing can be used with high performance polymers, such as PEEK. In recent years, there have been rapid developments in equipment and materials within the high-performance polymer sector of additive manufacturing. However, the…

Read on

26 March 2018

2 minutes to read

Developing recyclable wetsuits with Finisterre

There are more than 500,000 surfers in the United Kingdom who, on average, will replace their wetsuits once every two years. The result of this? The equivalent of more than thirty London double decker buses being discarded every year. Three hundred and eighty tonnes of non-biodegradable chemical-based waste, every single year. As…

Read on