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Holographic SAR for airport imaging applications

Client: RampAware (EU FP7)

Domain: Electronics,

Contribution: Writing,

Arena: Corporate

Technology Readiness Level: 3

Status: Concept

Patent: No

December 2012 - December 2012

Co-wrote the proposal for a novel scene imaging system to help avoid collisions in aircraft maintenance operations.
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Designed a system to efficiently and progressively dry slurry on conveyor belts without it clumping up.
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Completely passive vacuum pressure sensor to detect and prevent failures in vacuum insulated panels.
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Rapid, efficient curing of wet spots in mineral wool remnant from traditional curing.
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Resonant waveguides for pre-heating of polymers

Client: Pera Technology

Domain: Energy,

Contribution: Design, Experiments,

Arena: Corporate

Technology Readiness Level: 6

Status: Prototype

Patent: No

January 2012 - October 2012

Offset resonant cavities to rapidly and efficiently pre-heat polymer sheets prior to compression moulding
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Highly efficient, bio-monitor controlled ballast water treatment.
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Microwave pre-heating and novel insulated mould to achieve up to 2x more energy efficiency in powder impression moulding of recycled polymers.
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Long range (6km+) wireless sensors that detect wave strength and direction. Used to protect wave energy generator. Now off the cost of New York.
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Modified structure of wood to allow higher uptake of wood treatment liquids.
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Polymer filters for ballast water treatment with biocides attached to the surface using microwave chemistry.
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Sensor enabled microwave chamber for safely drying fresh cut timber in 10% of usual drying time.
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Safe and rapid drying of flood affected properties using combination of microwave and traditional techniques.
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Lightweight frequency selective surface made from polyaniline that acts as a radar absorber - designed for wind turbine and drone blades.