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Charles MacLeod is a Senior Lecturer in the Centre for Ultrasonic Engineering.
His research is primarily associated with the inspection and manufacturing enhancement of high-value assets and components, where he leads a number of high-profile inter-disciplinary in-process welding and metal additive research projects.
He has driven and co-developed core robotic and ultrasonic technology from fundamental EPSRC research, which is now being licensed by a leading industrial organisation and co-developed an innovative inspection robot for a critical life-extension inspection at Sellafield Reprocessing Facility.
He is the PI and designer of the Engaging Robotic Interactive Cell (ERIC) STEM Outreach cell.
His research interests include:
In-Process Inspection of Fusion Welding & Metal Additive Components
Sensors including Ultrasonic, Electromagnetic, Tactile and Visual
Low noise electronics.
Charles has delivered impact in the form of dissemination, new revenue, commercialisation and product hardware through a number of high profile KE projects.
EE312 Instrumentation and Microcontrollers Lectures, Laboratories and Tutorials.
Watson, R. J., Pierce, S. G., Kamel, M., Zhang, D., MacLeod, C. N., Dobie, G., Bolton, G., Dawood, T. & Nieto, J., 11 Jan 2021, European Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring. EWSHM 2020. Rizzo, P. & Milazzo, A. (eds.). Switzerland: Springer International Publishing AG, p. 683-694 12 p. (Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering; vol. 127).
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Conference contribution book
Vasilev, M., MacLeod, C., Javadi, Y., Pierce, G. & Gachagan, A., 30 Apr 2021, In: Journal of Manufacturing Processes. 64, p. 576-584 9 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article › peer-review
Lines, David (Recipient), Javadi, Yashar (Recipient), Mohseni, Ehsan (Recipient), Vasilev, Momchil (Recipient), MacLeod, Charles Norman (Recipient), Wathavana Vithanage, Randika Kosala (Recipient), Qiu, Zhen (Recipient), Zimermann, Rastislav (Recipient), LOUKAS, Charalampos (Recipient), Foster, Euan (Recipient), Pierce, Gareth (Recipient) & Gachagan, Anthony (Recipient), 5 Sep 2019
Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)File
Zhen Qiu (Speaker), Yashar Javadi (Contributor), Richard O'Leary (Contributor), Ehsan Mohseni (Contributor), David Lines (Contributor), Charles Norman MacLeod (Speaker), Randika Kosala Wathavana Vithanage (Contributor), Stephen Pierce (Contributor) & Anthony Gachagan (Contributor)6 Oct 2019 → 9 Oct 2019
Activity: Talk or presentation types › Oral presentation
Santi Davi' (Speaker), Carmelo Mineo (Contributor), Charles Norman MacLeod (Contributor), Stephen Pierce (Contributor), Anthony Gachagan (Contributor), Scott Paton (Contributor), Gavin Munro (Contributor), Janet O'Brien-O'Reilly (Contributor) & Coreen McCubbin (Contributor)15 Oct 2019
Activity: Talk or presentation types › Invited talk