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Andrew Taylor

CEng MIMechE


Phone: (01509) 227558
Fax: (01509) 227513



Born in Nottingham and studied Mechanical Engineering at Trent Polytechnic, Nottingham. Worked for 12 years at Slingsby Engineering Ltd as a designer, mainly of underwater vehicle and manipulator systems and devices for the nuclear industry. Joined Loughborough University in 1989 as a lecturer in Engineering Design.

 School Research Groups

Manufacturing (Mechatronics)

 Research Interests and Activities

Multidisciplinary design methodology and innovation
Healthcare engineering, stroke rehabilitation
Design methods and technologies for developing countries.

External Activities

Professional affiliation: Member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.

Referee for ‘Mechatronics’, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B, Journal of Engineering Manufacture and Part C, Journal of Engineering Science.
Book reviews for the International Journal of Production Research and chapter reviews for Taylor and Francis.


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Teaching Responsibilities

Responsible for three MSc modules and teaching involvement on a further seven undergraduate and postgraduate modules.


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