Railway Track for the 21st
Century (University of Southampton, Birmingham, Nottingham), Supervisor in Tracklife Engineering Doctorate (University of Southampton) and TTCI Track Substructure Research Initiative. Active member of the US Technical Advisory Group focussing on the investigation, understanding of roadbed failure mechanisms and remedial measures.
Investigation into the Development and Role of Structure in Railway Ballast (UNOTT, Southampton); Identifying the Key Parameters that influence Geogrid Reinforcement of Railway ballast (UNOTT); ISERT Improving the Stiffness of Existing Railway Track EPSRC Link (University of Birmingham). Mentor in Effect of Transitions at Railway Structures on Track Performance (ERASMUS – University of Pisa) and Measurement of Material Fouling by Ground Probing Radar (ERASMUS Université de Savoie – Polytech’Savoie). Advisor in FUTURENET– future resilient transport networks (University of Birmingham).