Mechanical Engineering

Dr Will Newton

Dr Will Newton

Lecturer (Teaching) in Industrial & Professional Coodination

Dept of Mechanical Engineering

Faculty of Engineering Science

Joined UCL
27th Sep 2017

Research summary

Will has wide ranging interests in energy efficient, sustainable technologies and design, and has spent his entire academic career working with industrial problems. His main expertise is in computational modelling and experimentation of heat transfer. In addition, he has a wealth of experience in additive layer manufacturing.

Teaching summary

MECH0016 - Design and Professional Skills II

MECH0020 - Undergraduate Individual Project

MECH0073 - Capstone Group Project

MECH0065/0085 - MSc Individual Research Project


Will graduated from the University of Leicester with a BEng in Mechanical Engineering. He worked in industry, before returning to academia where he graduated from Swansea University with an MSc in Mechanical Engineering and an EngD in computational modelling and experimentation of industrial heat transfer problems. He worked as a researcher for the project Advanced Sustainable Manufacturing Technologies. Will then joined the management team for the newly formed Doctoral training centre The Materials and Manufacturing Academy at Swansea University. Will joined UCL in 2017 as a Senior Teaching fellow.