Dr Emiliano Bilotti


Research Group Members

Research Assistants

Dr Chen
Dr Naderizadeh

Current PhD Projects

Thesis Title
3D printed metamaterials for functional applications
Bioresorbable Bioactive Composites
Elaboration of biodegradable printed microcapsules and microchambers: versatile microencapsulation approach for drug delivery applications
Energy efficient manufacturing of multifunctional fibre reinforced composites
Ferroelectric Polymers
Ferroelectric polymers
High performance thermoelectric materials
Investigating Pyroresistive Conductive Polymer Composites with Improved Thermal Stability
Kirigami inspired 3D shape programmable multifunctional polymer nanocomposite structures
Mathematical and computational modelling of exfoliation in liquids
Multifunctional composites with integrated sensing and easy repairing capabilities
Novel Silicone Elastomers for extrusion based 3D printing for organ-on-a-chip applications
Physical, mechanical and structural properties of organogels for oral care application
Spider silk bio-inspired composites for high thermal and mechanical properties
Sustainable High-Performance Composites

Past PhD Projects

Thesis TitleYear
Doping of Metal Halide Perovskites for Thermoelectrics2022
Light-driven Actuation In Ultra-drawn Chain-oriented Polymers2022
Creases modelling in meshless methods2021
Characterisation of Elastomers for oil and Dynamic Sealing Applications2020
Conductive Polymers and Polymer Nanocomposites for Flexible Thermoelectrics2020
Organic thermoelectric materials2020
PVDF-based Electroactive Polymer for Energy Storage Applications2020
Transparent, light weight and high impact polymeric materials and composites.2020
Valorisation of lignin via the production of nanostructured carbon materials for supercapactitive applications.2020
Conductive polymer materials for thermoelectric applications2019
Flexible Self-regulating Heating Composites2019
Predicting the fatigue life and introducing structural health monitoring in cord reinforced rubber composites.2019
Preparation, Characterisation, and modelling of graphene-based polymer nanocomposites2019
Computational Modelling of Fracture Processes in Elastomeric Seals.2018
Processing and properties of carbon-ceramic composites2018
Blends of Ferroelectric Polymer: Processing, Structure and Property2017
Graphene/polymer composites through melt compounding and multilayer coextrusion2017
Nanosynth รข?? In-situ exfoliation of graphene in resins2017
Predicting tyre compound wear.2017
SmartNanoHeat - Self-regulating heating compounds2017
Hybrid CFRP-CNT Micro-nanocomposites with Improved Fracture Toughness and Integrated Damage Sensing Capability.2016
The Strain Dependent Dielectric Behaviour of Carbon Black Filled Natural Rubber2016
Bio-based All-Polymer Composites: Processing, Structure and Property2015