Mr Carwyn Ward

B.Eng. (Hons), M.Res.(Wales), PhD

  • BS8 1TR

20082020

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Research Output

Visualising process induced variations in the manufacture of tufted sandwich panels

Withers, E. M., Kratz, J., Hamerton, I. & Ward, C., 2016, ECCM 2016 - Proceeding of the 17th European Conference on Composite Materials. European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Using real-time data for increasing the efficiency of the automated fibre placement process

Winter, D., Crowley, D., Ward, C., Williams, S., McMahon, C. & Potter, K., 2017, In : International Journal of Vehicle Structures and Systems. 9, 1, p. 11-16 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

1 Citation (Scopus)

Understanding of Leading-Edge Protection Performance Using Nano-Silicates for Modification

Ouachan, I., Kuball, M., Liu, D., Dyer, K., Ward, C. & Hamerton, I., 21 May 2019, WindEurope Conference and Exhibition 2019: Delivering a Clean Economy for All European: Proceedings of a meeting held 2-4 April 2019, Bibao, Spain. 1 ed. Vol. 1222. 11 p. 012016. (Journal of Physics: Conference Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

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1 Citation (Scopus)
140 Downloads (Pure)

Understanding composites design and manufacturing for minimisation of scrap generation: The first steps to efficient material use

Ward, C. & Potter, KD., 2008, SECIO 08, SAMPE Europe International Conference, Paris, France. p. 543 - 548 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Towards the development of an instrumented test bed for tufting visualisation

Tan, G., Hartley, J. W., Withers, E., Kratz, J. & Ward, C., 17 Sep 2015, Proceedings of the SAMPE Europe Conference 2015 AMIENS. 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

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116 Downloads (Pure)

The use of Low Cost Additive Layer Manufacturing for the Repair of Composite Sandwich Panels

White, J., Etches, J. A. & Ward, C., 6 Nov 2013.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Abstract

Thermoformability characterisation of Flax reinforced polypropylene composite materials

Dobah, Y., Zampetakis, I., Ward, C. & Scarpa, F., 1 Mar 2020, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 184, 23 p., 107727.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

3 Citations (Scopus)

The Processing of a Novel Polymer Matrix for Wind Turbine Blades

Russell, B., Ward, C., Takeda, S. & Hamerton, I., 27 Sep 2018. 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Paper

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33 Downloads (Pure)

The Manufacture of Honeycomb Cores using Fused Deposition Modelling

Pollard, D., Ward, C., Herrmann, G. & Etches, J., 26 Jun 2016, Proceedings of the 17th European Conference on Composite Materials. European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM, 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

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1 Citation (Scopus)
173 Downloads (Pure)

The manufacture of honeycomb cores using Fused Deposition Modeling

Pollard, D. P., Ward, C., Herrmann, G. & Etches, J. A., 2017, In : Advanced Manufacturing: Polymer and Composites Science. 3, 1, p. 21-31 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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11 Citations (Scopus)
853 Downloads (Pure)

The manufacture of advanced composite parts to rigid industrial specifications - Can it be made?

Crowley, D. M., Ward, C. & Potter, K., 19 Dec 2013, SAE Technical Papers. Vol. 7.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

2 Citations (Scopus)

The increasing importance of leading edge erosion and a review of existing protection solutions

Herring, R., Dyer, K., Martin, F. & Ward, C., 1 Nov 2019, In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 115, 13 p., 109382.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article (Academic Journal)

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6 Citations (Scopus)
186 Downloads (Pure)

The engineering aspects of automated prepreg layup: History, present and future

Lukaszewicz, D. H. -J. A., Ward, C. & Potter, K. D., Apr 2012, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 43, 3, p. 997-1009 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

345 Citations (Scopus)

The Dibber: Designing a standardised handheld tool for lay-up tasks

Jones, H., Roudaut, A., Chatzimichali, A., Potter, K. & Ward, C., Nov 2017, In : Applied Ergonomics. 65, p. 240-254 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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260 Downloads (Pure)

The compaction of uncured toughened prepreg laminates in relation to automated forming

Hall, C., Ward, C., Ivanov, D. S. & Potter, K., 1 Jan 2012, ECCM 2012 - Composites at Venice, Proceedings of the 15th European Conference on Composite Materials. European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

4 Citations (Scopus)

The Application of a Lean Philosophy During Manufacturing of Advanced Airframe Structures in a New Product Introduction (NPI) Environment

Winter, D. J. J., Jones, C. D. C., Ward, C., Gibbons, P. M., McMahon, C. A. & Potter, K. D., 2013, Advances in Sustainable and Competitive Manufacturing Systems: 23rd International Conference on Flexible Automation & Intelligent Manufacturing. p. 1503-1513 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter in a book

Systems thinking for rapid decision making in industrial contexts

Winter, D. J. J., Ashton-Rickardt, P., Ward, C., Yearworth, M., McMahon, C. A. & Potter, K. D., 1 Jan 2014, 8th Annual IEEE International Systems Conference, SysCon 2014 - Proceedings. IEEE Computer Society, p. 206-212 7 p. 6819259

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Studying effects of preshearing on hand layup

Elkington, M., Ward, C., Chatzimichali, A. & Potter, K., 1 Apr 2015, In : Advanced Manufacturing: Polymer and Composites Science. 1, 2, p. 80-93 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Stabilizing textile preforms by means of liquid resin print: a feasibility study

Ivanov, D., White, J., Hendry, W., Mahadik, Y., Minett, V., Patel, H. & Ward, C., Mar 2015, In : Advanced Manufacturing: Polymer and Composites Science. 1, 1, p. 26-35 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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10 Citations (Scopus)
303 Downloads (Pure)

Reusing automotive composites production waste

Snudden, J. P., Ward, C. & Potter, K., 1 Jan 2014, In : Reinforced Plastics. 58, 6, p. 20-27 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

11 Citations (Scopus)

Reclaiming in-process composite waste for use in energy absorbing sandwich structures

Hartley, J. W., Bogucki, P., Snudden, J. P., Withers, E. M., Ward, C. & Kratz, J., 26 May 2016. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Paper

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100 Downloads (Pure)

Rate Dependance of Forming UD Prepreg Laminates

Elkington, M. P. & Ward, C., 24 Jul 2016, ECCM17 - 17th European Conference on Composite Materials: Munich, German, 26-30 June 2016. European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM, 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Preshearing: The evolution of manual layup

Elkington, M., Ward, C., Chatzimichali, A. & Potter, K., 1 Jan 2014, 16th European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM 2014. European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Optimising the Manufacture in Composites Materials of a Box Shaped Geometry through Ergonomics and Human Factor Assessments

Sivanathan, L., Ward, C. & Koutsomitopoulou, A., 19 Apr 2016. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Paper

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58 Downloads (Pure)

On the evolution of the distribution of entrapped air at the tool/first ply interface during lay-up and debulk

Napper, M. A., Bloom, D., Ward, C. & Potter, K., 2015, In : Advanced Manufacturing: Polymer and Composites Science. 1, 1, p. 36-43

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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25 Downloads (Pure)

On prepreg properties and manufacturability

Elkington, M., Bloom, L. D., Ward, C., Chatzimichali, A. & Potter, K., 24 Jul 2013, Proc. 19th Int. Conf. on Composite Materials, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. p. 4397-4409 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

10 Citations (Scopus)

Observing process parameter effects in tufted sandwich structures

Hartley, J., Kratz, J., Ward, C. & Partridge, I., 25 Jun 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Abstract

NOVEL FLEXIBLE TOOLING TO ENHANCE LIQUID RESIN INFUSION MANUF-ACTURE FOR NET-SHAPED PREFORMS

Ward, C., Creak, A., Heath, C., White, J., Mahadik, Y. & Ivanov, D., 2013, COMPOSITES WEEK @ LEUVEN AND TEXCOMP-11 CONFERENCE. 16-20 SEPTEMBER 2013, LEUVEN.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Modern advances in bismaleimide resin technology: A 21st century perspective on the chemistry of addition polyimides

Iredale, R., Ward, C. & Hamerton, I., Jun 2017, In : Progress in Polymer Science. 69, p. 1-21 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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77 Citations (Scopus)
677 Downloads (Pure)

LayupRITE: Manufacturing Support Tools for the Composites Industry

Crowley, D. M., Ward, C., Rider, L., Shakspeare, P., Thornton, B. & Edwards, S., Nov 2019, In : Sampe journal. November/December 2019, p. 36-43 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Layup end effectors with tactile sensing capabilities

Elkington, M., Ward, C., Ward-Cherrier, B., Lepora, N., Pestell, N. & Almas, E., 26 Apr 2019, Proceedings of the 4th Symposium on Automated Composite Manufacturing. V. Hoa, S. (ed.). Concordia University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Intelligent composite lay-up by the application of discrete technologies

Such, M., Ward, C., Hutabarat, W. & Tiwari, A., 2014, In : Procedia CIRP. 25, p. 122-131

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Innovative preform design exploiting automated fibre placement

Zivkovic, P., Ward, C. & Marengo, G., 1 Jan 2020, ECCM 2018 - 18th European Conference on Composite Materials. Applied Mechanics Laboratory, (ECCM 2018 - 18th European Conference on Composite Materials).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Initial Studies in the Characterisation of a Polymer Matrix for use in Composite Wind Turbine Blades

Russell, B., Hamerton, I., Ward, C. & Takeda, S., 2017. 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference Paper

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69 Downloads (Pure)

Improving the Understanding of Tufted Energy Absorbing Sandwich Structures

Hartley, J. & Ward, C., 25 Oct 2017, Proceedings of the thirty-second technical conference. American Society for Composites, p. 2260-2273 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

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245 Downloads (Pure)

Improving the Performance of Tufted Composite Sandwich Structures

Hartley, J., Dyson, M. & Ward, C., 2017, 21st International Conference on Composite Materials.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Improving the Manufacture of Complex Geometries through the Use of a Novel Highly Drapable Preform- A Tow Steering Approach

Hazra, K., Ward, C. & Potter, K., Jun 2010, ECCM.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Improvement of the in-plane crushing response of CFRP sandwich panels by through-thickness reinforcements

Blok, L. G., Kratz, J., Lukaszewicz, D., Hesse, S., Ward, C. & Kassapoglou, C., 1 Feb 2017, In : Composite Structures. 161, p. 15-22 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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16 Citations (Scopus)
331 Downloads (Pure)

Hand lay-up of complex geometries-prediction, capture and feedback

Crowley, D. M., Elkington, M. P., Ward, C. & Potter, K. D., 26 May 2016, International SAMPE Technical Conference. Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering, Vol. 2016-January. 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

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239 Downloads (Pure)

Hand Layup: understanding the manual process

Elkington, M., Ward, C., Bloom, L. D., Potter, K. & Chatzimichali, A., Dec 2015, In : Advanced Manufacturing: Polymer and Composites Science. 1, 3, p. 138-151 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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40 Citations (Scopus)
1476 Downloads (Pure)

Flexible Low-Cost Tooling Solutions for a One-Shot Resin Infusion of a 3D Woven and Multi-Textile Preform

Budwal, N., Ward, C., Kasper, K. & Goering, J., 5 May 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Procedia Manufacturing.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

Filament temperature dynamics in fused deposition modelling and outlook for control

Pollard, D., Ward, C., Herrmann, G. & Etches, J., 18 Sep 2017, 27th International Conference on Flexible Automation and Intelligent Manufacturing, FAIM2017, 27-30 June 2017, Modena, Italy. p. 536-544 9 p. ( Procedia manufacturing; vol. 11).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

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12 Citations (Scopus)
312 Downloads (Pure)

Exploring the manual forming of complex geometry composite panels for productivity and quality gains in relation to automated forming capabilities

Ward, C., Lukaszewicz, D. & Potter, K., 1 Dec 2011, SAE Technical Papers.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Exploring the discrete tools used by laminators in composites manufacturing: application of novel concept

Jones, H. V., Chatzimichali, A., Middleton, R. A., Potter, K. D. & Ward, C., Dec 2015, In : Advanced Manufacturing: Polymer and Composites Science. 1, 4, p. 185-198 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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5 Citations (Scopus)
492 Downloads (Pure)
1 Citation (Scopus)

Eliminating the need for gel-coat surfaces in composites

Sivanathan, L., Atkins, G., Ward, C. & Koutsomitopoulou, A., 1 Jan 2020, ECCM 2018 - 18th European Conference on Composite Materials. Applied Mechanics Laboratory, (ECCM 2018 - 18th European Conference on Composite Materials).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

Effects of automated patch placement on the mechanical performance of reformed NCF carbon fibre

Snudden, J. P., Horn, B., Ward, C., Potter, K. & Drechsler, K., 1 Jan 2016, ECCM 2016 - Proceeding of the 17th European Conference on Composite Materials. European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Contribution (Conference Proceeding)

2 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of tufting density and loop length on the crushing behaviour of tufted sandwich specimens

Hartley, J., Kratz, J., Ward, C. & Partridge, I., 1 Mar 2017, In : Composites Part B: Engineering. 112, p. 49-56 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle (Academic Journal)

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12 Citations (Scopus)
266 Downloads (Pure)