Research Interests Metal forming, cutting and removal Plasticity & formability Finite element analysis Materials and microstructural engineering Mechanics of engineering materials & composites Robotics Solid mechanics Biomechanics Specific Research Activities The following is a brief list of my research interests: Constitutive modelling of large strain behaviour of rubbers and polymers Constitutive modelling of deformation and failure of metals Numerical simulation of surface instabilities and material instabilities Multiscale modelling of size effect in manufacture processes