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Alfonso Garcia

Alfonso Garcia

Chair of the PGR Community/2nd Year PhD Student, Rolls-Royce UTC in Manufacturing Technology, Room C-31 Coates Building

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Open Source for FEA…

One of the subjects I didn’t learn at school when I was an undergraduate student was “Computerised FEA”. Fortunately, when I got a job in a Materials Handling Manufacturing company I had the opportunity to learn ABAQUS. We basically used the software to avoid the ‘insane’ prototyping costs. I have to admit that the FEA …

PGR REPS: the ‘very role’ unveiled…

      In this post, I look at the concept of Post Graduate Research Engineering Community (PGR) and the expected activities a PGR Rep should perform during the academic year. The PGR Community exists to provide PhD students the opportunity to raise any issues or concerns during their studies. The PGR Engineering Community works with Representatives (Reps) in …

Research Showcasing at UNMC by Samuel Jackson

Each year the faculty of engineering hosts several research showcases, both divisional and faculty wide, where participants from the early stages of postgraduate research are invited to present their work. These showcases help students to communicate their ideas to the general public and academics, reaching a much larger audience than usually possible whilst working in …

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The First Engineering Research Showcase Gala Dinner

Hi All, I’m very proud to invite you to the ultimate event of this year: The First Engineering Research Showcase GALA Dinner. Tickets and further details can be found at: I look forward to see you all there!!! Alfonso

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Grand Opening!!!

After an ‘eternal stand-by’ period, the PGR Community’s Blog is up’n’runnin‘!!! This new project is aimed to let PhD student express their thoughts… Welcome to this new space!    

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