University of Bath

General description of the Institution

Ranked in the top ten of UK universities in 2015 by the Guardian, the Times and Sunday Times, and the Complete University Guide, named University of the Year in 2011/12, and first for student satisfaction in 2013 and 2014, the University of Bath is one of the leading research intensive universities in the United Kingdom. This was augmented by an excellent performance in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework exercise, which assesses the quality of research in UK Higher Education Institution, with 87% of research deemed world-leading / internationally excellent.


  • Metal flow imaging ESR 12
  • Ultrasound tomography for crystallisation ESR 13
  • Chair of TOMOCON international Advisory Board

Key Persons





Prof. Manuch Soleimani: Director of Engineering Tomography Lab (ETL); Lead supervisor for ESR 12 and ESR 13 and Lead for Data Processing; Advisory Board Coordinator

Prof. Chris Bowen: ERC advanced fellow; Co-supervisor for ESR 12 and ESR 13 and expert in material science, in particular, electrical properties

Imamul Muttakin: ESR 12, Project: A novel combined ECT/MIT sensor for controlled continuous steel casting

Panagiotis Koulountzios: ESR 13, Project: Ultrasound tomography for control of batch crystallization