Ravi Chitwan

Mr. Ravi Chitwan

PhD student

Postgraduate Students

Mr. Ravi Chitwan was born in Kanpur, India and graduated from Swansea University, UK with a MSc in Materials Engineering (2014) and a BEng (Hons) in Aerospace Engineering (2012). Mr. Chitwan joined ACRG at Queen’ University Belfast in February 2014 as a PhD student. He is currently conducting research on the interlaminar fracture toughness of nano-enhanced carbon fibre reinforced polymer composites using various carbon nanotube assemblies. He gained experience in producing carbon nanotube-modified composites using compression moulding, autoclave and resin infusion processing. He is proficient in mechanical testing and characterisation of polymer composites.