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From 2017 Research Fellow EPSRC centre EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Advanced Metrology

2015-17 Research Assistant EPSRC centre EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Advanced Metrology

2011-2015 PhD “Rolls-Royce Trent series compressor blade surface topography its development and influence on aerodynamic performance” Sponsored by Rolls-Royce


Research Expertise and Interests

  • Surface metrology
  • Mass finishing
  • Surface Analysis
  • Surface Characterisation
  • Surface Modification
  • Aerodynamics

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Surface topography Engineering & Materials Science
compressor blades Physics & Astronomy
blades Physics & Astronomy
Turbomachine blades Engineering & Materials Science
Compressors Engineering & Materials Science
Vibratory finishing Engineering & Materials Science
Surface roughness Engineering & Materials Science
ulcers Physics & Astronomy

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Research Output 2014 2019

1 Citation (Scopus)

A predictive integrated framework based on the radial basis function for the modelling of the flow of pharmaceutical powders

Alshafiee, M., AlAlaween, W. H., Markl, D., Soundaranathan, M., Almajaan, A., Walton, K., Blunt, L. & Asare-Addo, K., 10 Sep 2019, In : International Journal of Pharmaceutics. 568, 11 p., 118542.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Particle Size
Artificial Intelligence
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effect of preparation method on the surface properties and UV imaging of indomethacin solid dispersions

Asare-Addo, K., Totea, A-M., Mawla, N., Walton, K., Taheri, S., Ward, A., Adebisi, A., Al Shafiee, M., Timmins, P. & Conway, B., 1 Apr 2019, In : European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics. 137, p. 148-163 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Freeze Drying
Surface Properties
Powder Diffraction
Differential Scanning Calorimetry
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
Finite element method
Flow velocity
Velocity measurement
Open Access

Activities 2017 2017

  • 1 Oral presentation

Focus Variation with Integrated Form Removal for Forensic Comparison of Bullet Striations

Karl Walton (Speaker), Katie Addinall (Contributor to Paper or Presentation), Wenhan Zeng (Contributor to Paper or Presentation), Liam Blunt (Contributor to Paper or Presentation)
21 Aug 201725 Aug 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation