Your PhD in the Department of Mechanical Engineering
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Research Excellence Framework 2014
The Department of Mechanical Engineering is internationally renowned for its high quality research.
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Meet Our Students
Angus is a PhD student working with the Department of Mechanical Engineering and the Polymer Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT). His PhD research is funded by World Rugby and is investigating padded rugby clothing.Meet Angus>
Alumni Profile: Mark McHutcheon
Mark's PhD focused on sports equipment design, particularly hockey sticks. He now works as Principal Mechanical Engineer at Pell Frischmann, based in Exeter.Mark's story>
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