Council 2006-2007

Dr Brett Suddell
Senior Vice President

A research officer within the Materials Research Centre at the University of Wales Swansea working in the area of composite materials.

I have received numerous invitations to give conference Plenary and keynote lectures across the world and was also invited to speak to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation.

I have also written a book chapter on “natural fibre composites in automotive applications”, to be published early in 2004.

Current Institute posts include:
  • Ex-officio member of council
  • Professional Policy Board member
  • Chairman of the Younger Members Committee
  • Materials Strategy Commission
  • Executive committee member 2000 and 2002 Materials Congress conferences
  • Vice President of the South Wales Metallurgical Association.
  • Judge for the 2003 and 2002 SET awards selecting the best Materials Student in the UK
  • 2003 Royal Charter Prize interviewer
  • Young Engineers Forum committee member

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