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Dr James Campbell

Dr James Campbell
Reader - Structural Integrity

Teaching

Module leader for:

  • Design and Analysis of Spacecraft Systems (Leads design and delivery of new module for academic year 2022-2023, Aerospace MEng and MSc courses)
  • Design and Analysis of Aircraft and Aerospace Vehicles ME5539-ME5309. (Aerospace MEng and MSc courses)
  • Current Topics in Aerospace ME5315-ME5544. (Aerospace MEng and MSc courses)
  • Reliability Engineering ME5605, Reliabilty Engineering and Risk Management  ME5637. (Structural Integrity MSc, Oil & Gas MSc, National Structural Integrity Research Centre)

Project supervision:

  • Major Individual Project ME3309-ME3399 (Engineering MEng and BEng students)
  • Group Project in Aerospace Engineering ME5563 (Aerospace MSc)
  • Dissertation ME5612 (Structural Integrity MSc, National Structural Integrity Research Centre)
  • Dissertation ME5638 (Oil & Gas MSc, National Structural Integrity Research Centre)
  • Dissertation ME5500 (Aerospace MSc)

Contribute teaching to:

  • Impact and Crashworthiness ME5707. (MSc Lightweight Structures and Impact Engineering. National Structural Integrity Research Centre)
  • Advanced Transient Simulation Methods ME5706. (MSc Lightweight Structures and Impact Engineering. National Structural Integrity Research Centre)
  • Thin-Walled Structures ME5645. (MSc Lightweight Structures and Impact Engineering. National Structural Integrity Research Centre)

Additional teaching experience:

  • External Examiner University of Bath. MEng/BEng Aerospace Engineering, 2017-2021.
  • Course Director Structures, Crashworthiness and Impact MSc (now Lightweight Structures and Composites). Lead for the development of this new Masters programme from initial concept through approval and successful launch and delivery of the programme.
  • Development and delivery of bespoke CPD courses for a range of industrial clients (UK and internationally) including Boeing (USA) and Augusta Westland (Leonardo).

At Cranfield University James delivered MSc and CPD teaching on:

  • Crashworthiness
  • Structural Stability (buckling and post-buckling of thin-walled structures) 
  • Simulation for Crash and Impact
  • Material Characterisation
  • Aircraft Stress Analysis
  • Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics