Dr Griffiths is a Lecturer in the School of Engineering at the University of Lincoln and a member of the Laser & Photonics Engineering Research Group. His main research area is laser ignition for gas turbines. He is currently engaged in the third phase of the Laser Ignition System project in collaboration with Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery Ltd. He is also involved in numerous other projects within the group, notably laser heat sealing for the food industry and ultra high speed multi-frame imaging of laser ablation events.
Dr Griffiths is module leader and solely responsible for development and delivery of content across two modules; Finite Element Analysis (3rd year BEng/MEng) and Analytical Engineering: Finite Element Analysis (MSc). He is also module leader and responsible for delivery of lectures and tutorials on both Materials and Methods of Manufacture (1st year BEng), Advanced Finite Element Analysis (4th year MEng) and Laser Materials Processing (4th year MEng).
Engineering Applications of Lasers
PhD - Modelling of Laser Forming at Macro and Micro Scales
— University of Liverpool, 2013
MSc (Eng) - Engineering Applications of Lasers
— University of Liverpool, 2008
BSc (Hons) - Chemistry
— University of Liverpool, 2007