Sustainability database

People

Prof George Thompson

Professor of Corrosion Science and Engineering

Corrosion Science and Engineering

Division: 
Research
Sustainability enthusiast?: 
No
Interdisciplinary themes: 
Transport

Connections

Research

Low Carbon Vehicle Structures

Development and manufacture of low carbon vehicles (LCVs). Vehicle lightweighting is the most effective way to improve fuel economy and to reduce CO2 emissions

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Research

Reversible Capture of CO2

Post-combustion CO2 capture using task specific ionic liquids

http://cordis.europa.eu/search/index.cfm?fuseaction=proj.document&PJ_RCN...

Group

Corrosion and Protection

The Corrosion and Protection Centre is part of the Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences and has one of the world's largest academic base focussed on corrosion and its control.

Keywords: 
Corrosion, Aerospace, Nuclear energy

Group

The University of Manchester Aerospace Research Institute

The mission of our Institute is to gain full benefit from the University’s diverse research capability and to be internationally recognised as a centre of excellence in aerospace research and innovation.  The Institute nurtures a broad-based research portfolio and at the same time is seeking to establish a number of major research initiatives that add value to the existing research base in the University.

Keywords: 
Aerodynamics, Aerospace, Car and vehicle aerodynamics, Aero