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Ian Ashcroft

Founder & Director

  • Contact ian.ashcroft@addedscientific.com
  • Year Joined 2014
  • Education
    • BEng Materials Engineering
    • DPhil The Characterisation and Mechanics of Glass-Ceramic to Metal Bond

About Ian Ashcroft

Ian is a world leading expert in the testing and understanding of solid materials. His areas of knowledge encompass static and dynamic loading, design optimisation, heat and mass transport and material microstructure understanding. His current research interests include materials testing and characterization, multi-physics finite element analysis, design for manufacture and structural and multi-objective optimization.

"I really enjoy the challenge of translating academic research into industrial applications."

Ian Ashcroft

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