Cohort 5 2016-21

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Ellis Taylor

I have a passion for learning new things and understanding the impact of human knowledge on shaping the world in which we live. This passion led me down the path of becoming a mechanical engineer. 

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Tim Rooker

My involvement with the AMRC, my industrial sponsor and the Dynamics Research Group are invaluable for realising my goals; I feel very lucky to be conducting my doctoral studies within this environment in Sheffield.

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Fernando Cepero

I would like to improve my experience with composite materials because I enjoy researching this area. At the same time, I would like to increase my knowledge about Finite Element programs, which I find really interesting.

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Chris Dredge

I enjoy researching and I want to make a contribution in an area that interests me. Doing an EngD is an important step for me to take in my career.

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Tom Helliwell

I wanted to do an EngD because I enjoy keeping the end customer in view whilst I complete the application-focused research, particularly if it is an aerospace company!

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Nathan Dodd

Continued development is very important to me, and undertaking an EngD provides the opportunity to learn and train whilst applying knowledge to real industrial problems.