The Centre maintains links with a number of industrial leaders in the field of adhesion and adhesives. The Centre also collaborates with the other prominant research groups and leads development of testing standards for adhesive joints with the European Structural Integrity Society (ESIS).

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Industrial Collaboration

  1. -Henkel Loctite Ireland Ltd.

  2. -Bombardier Aerospace (UK)

  3. -Cytec Industries

  4. -Eirecomposites

  5. -Element 6

  6. -Ford

  7. -Rio Tinto Alcan

  8. -Hydro

  9. -Wikki Ltd. (OpenFOAM)

University Collaboration

  1. -Imperial College, London - Adhesion and Adhesives Research Group

  2. -Politecnico di Milano - Polymer Engineering Laboratory

  3. -University Catholique de Louvain - Unite d’ingenierie des materiaux et des procedes (IMAP)

  4. -Lehigh University - Centre for Polymer Science and Engineering

  5. -University of Limerick - Composite Research Centre

Internal UCD Collaboration

  1. -UCD Surface Engineering Group

External Societies

  1. -European Structural Integrity Society - Technical Committee 4

  2. -Adhesion Society

UCD Centre of Adhesion and Adhesives

School of Mechanical & Materials Engineering

University College Dublin