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Essentials of Data Visualisation and Infographic Design

Essentials of Data Visualisation and Infographic Design

Date: Mon 12th October

A two-hour seminar will be given by the data visualisation specialist, Andy Kirk, through a blend of teaching, discussion and group exercise starting from evaluating works, conceiving ideas, exploring data and identifying best-fit solutions to effective data presentation.

The CHART project

The CHART project

Date: Mon 20th October

The CHART project - Materials Testing and Analysis for Business

PRISM presents at the Royal Academy of Engineers Summer Soiree

PRISM presents at the Royal Academy of Engineers Summer Soiree

Date: Tue 1st July

The University of Birmingham's School of Metallurgy & Materials were invited to showcase their projects at the Royal Academy of Engineers Soiree at the MTC, Coventry.

CASiM² Business Engagement Activities

CASiM² Business Engagement Activities

Date: Mon 28th April

As a part of the CASiM project, the University is able to offer West Midlands Small-Medium Enterprise companies 2 days business assist with computer modelling projects

OPTIMoM 2014 Conference

OPTIMoM 2014 Conference

Date: Tue 8th April

The OPTIMoM conference 2014, Chaired by Professor Jeffery Brooks, is on 14th - 16th Spetember, at Pembroke College, Oxford.

Congratulations to Dr Lakshmi Parimi

Congratulations to Dr Lakshmi Parimi

Date: Mon 24th March

Lakshmi Parimi successfully passed her PhD viva, subject to minor corrections.

Modelling the High Temperature Fatigue Behaviour of Titanium Alloys

Modelling the High Temperature Fatigue Behaviour of Titanium Alloys

Date: Sat 11th January

The industrial application of titanium alloys requires a critical understanding of the relationship between the underlying microstructure and the mechanical properties.

Congratulations to Dr. Busuttil

Congratulations to Dr. Busuttil

Date: Fri 20th December

PRISM² PhD student Markus Busuttil has successfully passed his PhD viva

Prediction, not extrapolation

Prediction, not extrapolation

Date: Wed 11th December

The risks of extrapolating mechanical property data beyond the understanding of the relevant deformation regime are well known.

Forming the Future

Forming the Future

Date: Wed 11th December

The production of metallic components through forming in the solid state is one of the oldest manufacturing methods known to mankind

PRISM² Group Rolls-Royce plc visit

PRISM² Group Rolls-Royce plc visit

Date: Mon 11th November

The PRISM² research group met with Rolls-Royce plc staff to discuss process and materials modelling work and activities, at Rolls-Royce plc, Derby

CASiM Launch Day

CASiM Launch Day

Date: Wed 6th November

A new computer modelling office was opened, as a part of the CASiM project.

The CASiM² Collaboration

The CASiM² Collaboration

Date: Tue 7th May

CASiM² - The Centre for Advanced Simulation & Modelling for Manufacturing

IOM³ Griffith Medal

Date: Thu 2nd May

Dr Bob Broomfield, formerly a member of the PRISM² research group, has been awarded the Griffith Medal by the IOM³

PRISM² members presenting at the ICPNS 2013 conference

PRISM² members presenting at the ICPNS 2013 conference

Date: Thu 7th February

PRISM² group members Dr Richard Turner and Dr Jianglin Huang have had papers successfully submitted to the review panel for the ICPNS 2013 Conference, in June.

Congratulations to Dr Chinnapat Panwisawas

Congratulations to Dr Chinnapat Panwisawas

Date: Fri 25th January

PRISM² student Chinnapat Panwisawas has passed his PhD viva, subject to corrections.

Changes at PRISM²

Changes at PRISM²

Date: Tue 4th December

Many thanks to Professor Roger Reed, who is leaving PRISM² and the University of Birmingham, for Oxford University.

Anglo-Thai Society Award for Excellence in Engineering 2012

Anglo-Thai Society Award for Excellence in Engineering 2012

Date: Tue 13th November

PRISM² PhD student Chinnapat Panwisawas was awarded the 2012 Anglo-Thai Society Award for Excellence in Engineering

PRISM² members to present at Trends in Welding Research 2012

PRISM² members to present at Trends in Welding Research 2012

Date: Fri 6th January

Several PRISM² members have had abstracts accepted to present at the 2012 Trends in Welding Research Conference, in Chicago.

PhD projects available within PRISM²

PhD projects available within PRISM²

Date: Sun 18th December

PhD positions within the PRISM² group.

Congratulations to Dr. Sato

Congratulations to Dr. Sato

Date: Sat 3rd December

Congratulations to Dr. Sato

Congratulations to Dr. Huang

Congratulations to Dr. Huang

Date: Fri 11th November

Congratulations to Dr. Huang

Dr. Nils Warnken awarded lectureship

Dr. Nils Warnken awarded lectureship

Date: Tue 1st November

Dr. Nils Warnken awarded lectureship

Fellowship of the American Society of Materials

Fellowship of the American Society of Materials

Date: Tue 25th October

Professor Roger Reed has been elected to the Fellowship of the American Society of Materials.

The Strategic Partnership Conference September 26th - 28th 2011

Date: Thu 8th September

The University of Birmingham, as a part of the Strategic Partnership with Rolls-Royce plc, the University of Swansea and the University of Cambridge, will present its ongoing research at the Strategic Partnership Conference on September 26th - 28th 2011.

PRISM² members at SAE AeroTech Congress 2011

PRISM² members at SAE AeroTech Congress 2011

Date: Fri 26th August

PRISM² members Dr R Turner and Dr J-C Gebelin will be attending and presenting at the SAE AeroTech Conference in Toulouse, 18-21st October 2011.

PRISM²   group members attending EUROMAT

PRISM² group members attending EUROMAT

Date: Wed 29th June

A number of PRISM² group PhD students and research staff will be attending and presenting at the EUROMAT conference, Montpellier, in September.

PRISM² New website launched

PRISM² New website launched

Date: Mon 27th June

The PRISM² research group have launched their brand new website

Local MP visits

Local MP visits

Date: Fri 3rd June

MP for Birmingham Erdington, Jack Dromey, visited the University.

COMSTAR dissemination event

COMSTAR dissemination event

Date: Thu 31st March

PRISM² ran a welding simulation conference to summarise the COMSTAR project, with attendees from local, regional and national companies interested in weld research.

Our Partners

The PRISM2 project work with the following partners

University of Birmingham

Rolls-Royce plc.

ESI-Group

IBM United Kingdom

OCF plc.

AMD

European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)

BlueBEAR High Performance Computing (HPC) cluster

Click here for more information on our partners