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Wesley Cantwell is a Professor in Engineering at University of Liverpool. He lectures on topics in Composite Materials and Material Selection.
Prof Cantwell also leads Structural Materials and Mechanics Research Group which is currently involved with a number of research projects funded by EPSRC and EU grants and industrial/government contracts with the DTI, CORUS, BP, Ford, Airbus.
Prof Cantwell’s current research activities are focused on the the energy-absorbing characteristics of novel materials such as aluminium foam sandwich structures, Fibre-Metal Laminates Based on Thermoplastic-Matrix Composites, cellular structures and selective laser melting of cellular structures.