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Design, Modelling & Simulation

 Keywords  Funding/Investigators  Title
 Modelling
 MATLAB 
 Knowledge Sharing
 EU - FPV - IST
 R M Parkin, M R Jackson
Worktools and environments for cautious and open knowledge sharing in design.
 CLOCKWORK
 Modelling 
 DYNAST 
 Knowledge Sharing
 EU - FPV
 R M Parkin
Knowledge enrichment of the DYNAST modelling environment for design.  RichODL
 Plant
 Modelling 
 Explosions
 Industrial
 R M Parkin, W M Malalasekera
The modelling of representative process plant, for the handling of food powders, with respect to the development of explosive conditions
 Design
 Methodologies
 Open
 EU - FPV
 R M Parkin
Open Dynamic Design - ODD
 Design
 Modelling
 Large Scale Events
 Umm Al-Qura University
 R M Parkin
A system of Mobile Service Units (MSUs) for the Large Scale Event Industry
 Design 
 Microcontrollers
 Embedded Systems
 Independent
 M R Jackson, R M Parkin
Design methodologies for embedded microcontroller products

 

Sensors & Actuators

 Keywords  Funding/Investigators  Title
 Infra Red
 Sensing Arrays
 Low Cost
 EPSRC - LINK - S3IA
 R M Parkin, M R Jackson
 Autonomous Low Cost   Infra-Red Sensing - ALCIS
 Condition Monitoring
 Acoustic Emission
 Bearings
 EPSRC - CASE
 R M Parkin, M R Jackson
Detection and signal conditioning of acoustically emitted data for CBM of bearings
 Sensing
 Condition Monitoring
 Drive Belt Tension
 EPSRC - CASE
 R M Parkin, M R Jackson
Detection and signal conditioning of vibration data for CBM of drive & transport belts 
 Piezo Mechanics
 Actuator
 Machine Vision
 EPSRC - LINK
 J A G Knight, R M Parkin
 Soft Product Assembly & Manipulation - SPAM
 PiezoMechanics
 Actuator
 Solid State
 Independent
 R M Parkin
 Brake By Wire utilising piezo-mechanic actuation
 FM-CW Radar
 Sensing
 Mobile Platforms
 Independent
 R M Parkin, M R Jackson
 Low cost FM-CW radar sensing for use in autonomous vehicles
 Laser
 Non Contact
 Timber
 Independent
 M R Jackson, R M Parkin
 Non Contact, Laser based system for determining surface form on machined timber
Granular Solids
Sensing
Opto Mechatronics
 EPSRC - CASE
 R M Parkin
 An opto-mechatronic system for determining size and morphology distribution of large granular solids
 Microstructures
 Holographic Elements
 Laser Pattern Generator
 Independent - FHO - Emden
 R M Parkin, H Kreitlow
 The generation of holographic optical elements via a Laser Pattern Generator

 

Robotics

 Keywords  Funding/Investigators  Title
 Robotic
 Orthopaedic
 Surgery
 EPSRC, Charities
 K Bouazza-Marouf
Robotic assistance in Orthopaedic Surgery
 Control
 Internet
 Virtual Reality
 JISC - JTAP25
 R M Parkin
 Control of A Robot via Internet
 Robot
 Gantry
 Intelligent Control
 Industrial
 R M Parkin
A cartesian Gantry Robot for use in the food industry
 Robot
 Mobile
 EU - Teleman
 K Bouazza-Marouf, D Kerr
Teleoperated mobile robots for use in the nuclear industry, utilising line of sight laser communications
 Robot
 Mobile
 Vision
 Independent
 R M Parkin
Vision oriented teleoperated mobile robots
 Robot
 Mobile
 Autonomous
 Industrial
 R M Parkin
Very high speed mobile robots using distributed processing
 Robot
 Mobile
 Autonomous
 Independent
 R M Parkin
Autonomous mobile robots for didactic applications
 Robot
 Mobile
 Autonomous
 Independent
 R M Parkin
Low speed autonomous mobile robots using simple microcontrollers

 

Intelligent Machines & Processes

 Keywords  Funding/Investigators  Title
 Intelligent Package
 Laser Welding
 Machine Vision
 MAFF - LINK - AHFM 114
 D Kerr, M R Jackson, R M Parkin
An intelligent package sealing and inspection system for semi-rigid food containers
 Intelligent Process
 Colour Spectrometry
 Knowledge Based
 
 EPSRC - LINK - IMI
 M R Jackson, R M Parkin
Intelligent processing of web based materials
 Sensor Fusion
 Intelligent Processing
 Condition Based
 Industrial
 R M Parkin, M R Jackson
 Post Office University Technology Centre based on intelligent reliability condition maintenance RCM
 Laser Welding
 Machine Vision
 MAFF - LINK - AHFM 34
 R M Parkin, D Kerr, M R Jackson
 Aseptic sealing of intelligent food packages.
 Woodworking
 Intelligent
 Control
 Industrial
 M R Jackson, R M Parkin
 Various projects including modelling sensing, control, vibration, advanced products
 Lace Cutting
 Laser
 Machine Vision
 EPSRC - LINK
 M E Preston, T G King, M R Jackson
The high speed cutting of lace utilising machine vision and laser technology
 Sensors
 Knowledge Based
 Advanced Control
 EPSRC - LINK
 R M Parkin, J A G Knight
 Automated control of a cone crusher via distributed knowledge based systems

 

 


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