Mr Colin Bradsell

About

I am a part time member of the team working solely with Foundation Engineering courses. I am a chartered engineer with the Institute of Mechanical Engineers and specialise in metrology with respect to material properties and experimental methods.

Academic responsibilities

Lecturer in Aerospace and Aircraft Engineering

Qualifications

  • MSc
  • BSc
  • BA

Teaching and learning

Research

My research background focuses on the measurement of thermodynamic and fluid properties within the oil industry. I also have experience in developing novel experimental methods to determine a range of performances within the field of low and ultra-low-density materials.

Qualifications and expertise

  • MSc

Areas of specialism

  • Diffusion Performance of Low Density Cellular Solids

Publications

Number of items: 4.

Article

Izzard, V. G., Bradsell, C.H., Hadavinia, H., Morris, V.J., Foot, P. J. S., Wilson, L.M. and Hewson, K. (2012) Performance of nylon based polymer foams at elevated temperature under tensile loading. Key Engineering Materials, 488-48, pp. 286-289. ISSN (print) 1013-9826

Izzard, Vanessa, Bradsell, Colin, Hadavinia, H., Morris, Valerie, Foot, P.J.S. and Witten, N. (2010) Investigation of the compression recovery properties of Polyamide-6 cellular solid over the temperature range of -5[degrees]C to 90[degrees]C. Key Engineering Materials, 417-18, pp. 933-936. ISSN (print) 1013-9826

Conference or Workshop Item

Donchev, T., Thomopoulos, G. and Bradsell, C. (2008) Application of FRP materials for retrofitting of RC beams after shear failure. In: Fourth International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering (CICE 2008); 22 - 24 Jul 2008, Zurich, Switzerland. ISBN 9783905594508 (Unpublished)

Thesis

Bradsell, Colin (2011) Gravimetric determination of diffusion coefficients and volumetric properties of polyethylene closed cell foams. (MSc(R) thesis), Kingston University, .

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Professional practice, knowledge exchange and impact

Qualifications and expertise

  • MIMechE

Professional and scholarly affiliations

  • Institute of Mechanical Engineers