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Prof Michael Reece


Research Group Members

Current PhD Students

NameThesis Title
AHMED, ShafiqueZirconia based ceramics for dental application
FU, ShuaiPhase transitions in Bi0.5Na0.5TiO3 based ferroelectrics.
HU, ZimengElectromagnetic coupling in multiferroics
LI, SuweiHigh Entropy Thermoelectrics
PILEIDIS, FiloklisHydrothermal Carbonisation: Materials, Chemicals and Fuels
QI, XinSustainable manufacturing composites
TABASSUM, MadeehaPerovskite light emitting devices
WANG, BowenHigh Entropy Dielectrics
WANG, XinchengBrazing of Ceramics and Metals
WANG, YichenHigh entropy ceramic carbides
XIONG, WeiSynthesizability and Thermophysical and dielectric Properties of High Entropy Oxides
YU, XiangyanFerroelectric polymers
ZHANG, ManDielectric Behaviour of Ferroelectrics at Terahertz Frequency

PhD Graduates

NameThesis Title
REN, XintongPVDF-based Electroactive Polymer for Energy Storage Applications (2020)
ANGUIE, GaelleElaboration and hydrogen sorption properties of nanostructured LiBH4-based systems as advanced hydrogen storage materials (2019)
CAO, JunMultiferroic in Perovskite and Aurivillius Structured Materials (2019)
GUCCI, Francesco Current Assisted Sintering of Thermoelectric Materials (2019)
WU, JiyueDielectric and piezoelectric properties of Bi0.5Na0.5TiO3-based materials (2019)
YU, MinProcessing and properties of carbon-ceramic composites (2018)
MENG, NanBlends of Ferroelectric Polymer: Processing, Structure and Property (2017)
SAUNDERS, TheoEffect of Electric Current on Ceramic Processing (2017)
CHEN, KanSynthesis and Thermoelectric Properties of Layered Compound BiCuSO (2016)
LI, ZhengRoom Temperature Single Phase Multiferroics (2016)
MCKINNON, RuthGrain Size Effect in Lead-Free Bi0.5Na0.5TiO3-based Materials: Exploring The Ferroelectric Behavior (2016)
ZHU, XiaojingProcessing and switching mechanism of ferroelectric copolymer P(VDF/TrFE) (2016)
CHEN, ChenHigh Temperature Piezoelectric eramics (2015)
LOH, LeonardEnhancement of N-Type Semiconductor Photovoltaics with Multiferroics (2015)
MALHOTRA, AnjumLow Velocity Edge Impact on Composite Laminates: Damage Tolerance and Numerical Simulations (2015)
PORWAL, HarshitGraphene Reinforced Nano-Composites (2015)
ROMERO NUNEZ, Luz MariaElectric Field Assisted Chemical Vapour Deposition Processes on Titanium Dioxide Thin Films for Photocatalysis (2015)
CHENG, XiaoyuApplications of Artificial Neural Networks (ANNs) in exploring materials property-property correlations (2014)
CRUZ BLANCO, CarlosEffect of Temperature in Cathodic Electrodepostion of Anatase TiO2 Films on Conductive Glass (2014)
KHALIQ, JibranEffect of Doping and Defect Structures on Thermo Physical Properties of Thermoelectric Materials (2014)
MILSOM, BenThe Effect of CNTs on the Sintering Behaviour and Properties of Structural Ceramic Composites (2013)
GAO, ZhipengPerovskite-Like Layered Structure A2B2O7 Ferroelectrics and Solid Solutions (2012)
NING, HuanpoPerovskite-like Layered Structure A2B2O7 Ferrlelectrics with Super-High Curie Points (2011)
WANG, YiwenMechanical and Chemical Modifications of High-Capacity Hydrogen Storage Materials (2011)
FIANTI, NoorGoing against the Grain: the De-Maturity of the European Textile Industry (2010)
TEZCAKAR, MerveTechno-economic Transition towards a Hydrogen Economy (2010)
VIOLA, GiuseppeDomain switching dynamics in ferroelastic and ferroelastic/ferroelectric perovskites (2010)
BLASE, ThomasDevelopment of a Continuous Wire Casting Technique (2009)
INAM, FawadDevelopment of Ceramic รข?? Carbon Nanotube (CNT) Nanocomposites (2009)
MOHD DAHAN, RozanaProcessing and characterization of aligned ferroelectric PVDF-TrFE thin films (2009)
PETRATOS, PythagorasValuation of nanotechnology using the international private equity and venture capital valuation guidelines and factors influencing it (2009)
REHMAN MALIK, Khalil UrAn examination of innovation and disruptive technology in the medical devices and implant industry (MPhil) (2009)
WU, ZhaoyunSynthesis of nanostructure materials for lithium ion batteries (2008)
YANG, WeinaSyntheses and characterisations of nanostructural magnesium based hydrides for hydrogen storage applications (2008)
CHONG, Kok BoonAn alternative interpretation for domain wall dynamics in ferroelectric switching: thermal activation. (2007)
GUO, ZhiquanDevelopment of Si3N4-based composites for high temperature sensor application (2007)
ROBERTS, Wei LimThe elastic and electromechanical properties of ferroelectric thin films studied using spherical nanoindentation (2007)
ZHANG, XiadongElectromechanical properties and thermal depoling behaviour of perovskite and aurivillius phase ceramics (2007)
ZHANG, HongtaoThe Relaxor and Ferroelectric Properties of the Aurivillius Phase Ceramics as a Function of Octahedra Layers and Doping (2006)
CHIMA OKEREKE, ChibisiNanoindentation of PZT Ferroelectric Thin Films (2005)
HU, DunzhongDomain wall dynamics in ferroelectric ceramics under mechanical stress (2005)
WILLIAMS, KellyHigh temperature uniaxial fatigue of oxide ceramics (2003)
BLUGAN, GurdialA systematic study of the effects of alumina, yttria and zirconia sintering additives on the microstructure and high temperature creep properties of silicon nitride (2002)