Umur Cicek

  • Doctoral Researcher

After graduating from my BSc degree in Mechanical Engineering in Turkey, I completed my MSc degree in Advanced Mechanical Engineering with distinction degree at the University of Liverpool. My BSc and MSc thesis project were Designing Sport Aircraft and Design, Manufacturing and Testing of Soft Robotics Actuators, respectively. In January 2020, I joined Loughborough University to commence my PhD studies.

Title of thesis: Smart Personal Protection: Integrating Additive Manufactured Printable Electronics.

My research is focused on integrating additive manufactured body armour and printed electronics.

Supervisors: Dr Andrew Johnson, Dr Darren Southee.