Additive Manufacturing Research Group

AMRG Group

Dr Tom Monaghan PhD BSc

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Academic/Professional Background:

2013 – 2017   PhD researcher in the Additive Manufacturing Research Group, Loughborough University, UK.

2010 – 2013   BSc in Chemistry, Loughborough University, UK.

2007 – 2009   Student at Richard Huish College studying Maths, Physics, Chemistry and Geology.

Research Interests:

  • Flow chemistry
  • Novel reactor design through use of AM
  • Materials analysis
  • Smart Material Structures
  • Ultrasonic Consolidation
  • Embedded components
  • Composite structures
  • Additive Manufacturing and Customisation


Research Projects:

  • Design of bespoke metal micro-mixers through the use of Ultrasonic Additive Manufacturing
  • Development of new synthetic methods as a means of achieving asymmetric heterocyclic compounds