Mrs Katie Shore
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Mrs Katie Shore

Senior Technician (Materials & Structures)

School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics (Faculty of Science and Engineering)

Biography

Biography

Materials and Structures Technician

  • Non-destructive testing/analysis - X-Ray fluorescence analysis for determining elemental composition, failure mode analysis
  • Metallurgical specimen preparation – mounting, grinding, polishing & chemical etching. Preparation for Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM)
  • Destructive testing – analysis of microstructures (grain structures of sample allow the manufacturing method and heat treatments to be determined), tensile tests, rotary fatigue tests, impact tests, hardness tests.

Qualifications

BEng (hons) Mechanical Engineering (2018-2021)