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Prof Andrew Sherry

Director, DNI

Professor Sherry’s main research interests are in the manufacturing and performance of structural components and fuel materials in nuclear plant with a particular focus on the mechanistic understanding and predictive modelling of fatigue and fracture of structural materials and welds.

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Research
Sustainability enthusiast?: 
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Interdisciplinary themes: 
Education
Energy
Engagement

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Research

Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre

Combining industry expertise and university innovation, Nuclear AMRC works with companies to improve capabilities and performance along the nuclear supply chain.

http://namrc.co.uk/

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Materials Performance Centre

Materials performance is fundamental to the nuclear industry in clean up and decommissioning, plant operation and life extension, as well as potential new build. The Materials Performance Centre (MPC) is the largest nuclear materials research centre in UK academia, with over 70 researchers and over £30 million research income. The MPC is a National Centre of Excellence in nuclear materials research and training.

Keywords: 
Nuclear energy, Nuclear waste, Nuclear Engineering Decommissioning

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Dalton Nuclear Institute

Keywords: 
Nuclear energy, Nuclear waste, Energy, Nuclear Engineering Decommissioning

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energy@manchester

AKA Manchester Energy. From underpinning strategic research to the transfer of technology into the marketplace, the University of Manchester has a range of world-class activities supporting the need for solutions that can play their part in meeting the global energy challenge.

Keywords: 
Energy, Energy industry, Energy storage, Cogeneration, Interdisciplinary