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Tony Broad

Senior Lecturer in Computer Aided Engineering

School of Engineering

Computing and Technology Building, CM123

+44 (0) 1772 89 3254

aibroad@uclan.ac.uk

Subject Areas: Engineering

Tony is a Senior Lecturer in Computer Aided Engineering teaching on undergraduate courses in Mechanical. Motorsport, CAE, Aerospace and Energy Engineering.  Tony specialises in Computer Aided Engineering for modules involving Design, Manufacturing, Engineering Simulation and Composites Manufacture

Full Profile

Industrial career at Leyland Trucks in Lancashire - Fitter by trade. Research and Development roles for static and dynamic testing of vehicle structures and components.  Materials Testing and Microscopic Failure analysis.  Quality Control / Inspection roles in a modern production environment.  Composites expertise in mould making and manufacture of composite parts from Carbon Fibre

Qualifications

  • MSC Engineering by research (Wind Turbine Blade Manufacture) 2011
  • BEng (Hons) Computer Aided Engineering, UCLan 2004

Projects

  • Shell Eco Marathon Car
  • Racing Hovercraft
  • IMechE Design Challenge
  • Greenpower Car Competition

Research

Activities:

  • Wind Turbine Blade Manufacturing Techniques

Teaching

  • Design/CAD
  • Engineering Simulation
  • Manufacturing Engineering

External Activities

External Examiner – Hertfordshire