This research focuses upon:

  • Supporting new approaches to developing innovative products and materials.
  • Development of tools, methods and process to support innovation and entrepreneurial thinking in startup and large manufacturing firms.

Example projects include:

  • Corporate entrepreneurship in large manufacturing firms.
  • Developing agile product development processes for manufacturing.
  • Generating new materials and products (for example; an innovative feather based material, a model of stress based on sensor data to be embedded into product).