Prof. Jonathan Corney
Jonathan is a mechanical engineer who has a particular interest in industrial automation and intelligent systems for manufacturing and design. He has been principal investigator on over £1.8Million of EPSRC funded research, published two books and over 80 papers on various aspects of CAD/CAM and advanced manufacturing. His academic career started at Heriot-Watt University where he worked extensively on geometric modelling, feature recognition and shape search systems. Since moving to the University of Strathclyde in 2007 he has worked manufacturing applications of crowdsourcing; Internet cloud interfaces for manufacturing and systems for interactive search of digital media. He has ongoing work on Near Net Shape manufacturing, advanced forming technologies (e.g. hydroforming and rotary forging) and the data mining of CAD/CAM data. He has been Co-Director of the ‘Scottish Institute of Remanufacturing’ since its formation.