Dr Ehsan Sabet


Pronouns: He/him
  • Senior Lecturer in Additive Manufacturing & Engineering Management


Ehsan is senior lecturer at Loughborough University and the director of the Additive Manufacturing Centre of Excellence (AM-COE) in Derby. He has 20 years of ongoing research background in investment casting, 3D printing, and engineering management at different capacities in automotive, energy, and manufacturing value chains. Ehsan has a PhD in technology and operations management as well as MSc and BSc in material science and casting engineering.

Ehsan’s current research interests include, additive manufacturing (3D printing), high-value manufacturing and industry 4.0, and continuous improvement (lean-sigma-TOC). Ehsan has a track record of managing multi-million pounds research and industrial projects, and several PhD supervisions. His research has made impacts in the supply chain of many OEMs, such as Rolls Royce (RR), SIEMENS, Jaguar & Land Rover (JLR), JCB Compact Systems and General Motors (GM), as well as many small and medium manufacturers. 

Main research interests

  • Vat-photopolymerisation and stereolithography 3D printing of ceramics, composites, and polymers  
  • 3D printing Advanced ceramics for high-temperature, electronics, and electric vehicles  
  • Digital manufacturing, industry 4.0, high-value manufacturing, and engineering management

Current teaching responsibilities

  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Engineering for all postgraduate students across Wolfson School modules: WSP069, WSP438, WSD569, WSP769