researcher

Cristina-Luminita Tuinea-Bobe

Senior Research & Knowledge Transfer Off

RoleSenior Research & Knowledge Transfer Off
Faculty/Dept/SchoolFaculty of Engineering & Informatics / Mechanical & Energy Systems Engineering
EmailC.Tuinea-Bobe@bradford.ac.uk
Telephone+441274233744
Cristina has two multi-disciplinary PhDs: one in biomedical engineering and one in semiconductors' electronics.  She is now based at the University of Bradford in The Centre for Polymer Micro and Nano Technology working as Senior Research & Knowledge Transfer Development Officer at the Centre. Her role is to engage and deliver commercial projects to support SMEs and to undertake research.

Research

Research Groups: Centre for Polymer Micro and Nano TechnologyResearch Groups: Centre for Polymer Micro and Nano TechnologyResearch and Areas of Expertise:- Development of bio-medical devices via injection moulding- Surface characterisation of different materials and components using: SEM, AFM, White Light Interferometry, Confocal Microscopy- Surface chemistry modification via plasma treatment or casting on different surfaces- Surface structuring of polymers via injection moulding or photolithographic methods- Material properties modification which are affected by different process parameters- Stretchable conductors- Thin film deposition onto polymers and elastomers- Ultrasound monitoring of injection processResearch and Areas of Expertise:- Development of bio-medical devices via injection moulding- Surface characterisation of different materials and components using: SEM, AFM, White Light Interferometry, Confocal Microscopy- Surface chemistry modification via plasma treatment or casting on different surfaces- Surface structuring of polymers via injection moulding or photolithographic methods- Material properties modification which are affected by different process parameters- Stretchable conductors- Thin film deposition onto polymers and elastomers- Ultrasound monitoring of injection process