Staff profile

Dr Jilin Ye


Programme Leader for MSc in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Subject

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

College

College of Engineering and Technology

Department

Mechanical Engineering and the Built Environment

Research centre

Institute for Innovation in Sustainable Engineering (IISE)

Campus

Markeaton Street, Derby Campus

Email

J.Ye@Derby.ac.uk

About

Prior to joining the University of Derby as a Senior Lecturer in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, I spent a couple of years in research positions at Loughborough University and the University of Warwick.

Teaching responsibilities

Currently I am teaching on the following modules: Quality, Reliability and Working Environment, Advanced Applied Analytical Methods, Advanced Mechanical Design and Manufacturing Engineering, Independent Scholarship, etc.

Research interests

High-value manufacturing technologies (e.g. Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing), sustainable Computer Aided Design/Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAD/CAM), Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) for resource efficiency integration, visualisation and virtual reality and software system applications in engineering.

Membership of professional bodies

Qualifications

Recent conferences

Experience in industry

After completing my first degree, I spent several years in industry focusing on Rapid Prototyping and Manufacturing (RP&M) technologies, Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM), Concurrent Engineering (CE), Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) and Computer Numerical Control (CNC) software systems.

International experience