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Dr Alan Richard Chambers BSc PhD

Associate Professor, Visiting Academic,Materials Specialist,Engineering subject lecturer

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Dr Alan Richard Chambers is Associate Professor within Engineering and Physical Sciences at the University of Southampton.

Spacecraft materials, Composite materials, Green composites

Dr Alan Chambers joined the University of Southampton in 1984 and is an experienced researcher and teacher in materials science. Based in Southampton he currently teaches the subject at the University of Southampton Malaysian Campus.

He is a specialist in spacecraft and composite materials. This has resulted in experiments being flown on MIR, DERA (Quinetic satellites), and ESA Missions including MEDET.

Dr Chambers strongly believes in the interface between academia and industry. Prior to joining the University of Southampton, Dr Chambers worked with a number of UK based industrial companies in an R & D capacity.

Research interests

Spacecraft materials, material/space interactions, composite materials

PhD students: 15 total; 1 current (co-supervised)

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Engineering, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton. SO17 1BJ United Kingdom
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