Dr Farshad Salamat-Zadeh is a Chartered Polymer and Adhesive Engineer, with 21 years of consultancy and project management experience. Dealing with material selection, joining and manufacturing issues related to automotive, transport, defence, aerospace, medical, oil and gas, and other industrial market sectors.
Holder of a BSc honours (2:1) degree in Polymer Engineering, MSc in Advanced Manufacturing Systems and PhD in Joining Technology. Dr Salamat-Zadeh has hands on experience with polymer processing, production engineering, relevant joining and plastic welding processes, as well as composite fabrication and applications of adhesives, sealants, coatings, and associated surface treatments. Dr Salamat-Zadeh is TWI’s expert in failure investigation of polymers, adhesives, coatings and GRP/CFRP materials.