Placement at a Materials Testing Laboratory
Produced by the Learning Skills Improvement Service (LSIS), this case study looks at the themes of knowledge and technology transfer and employer engagement. This case study describes the placement of a lecturer in material sciences who engaged in an industrial secondment through the New Engineering Foundation (NEF).
The placement was with Keighley Laboratories where the lecturer experienced updating in cutting-edge materials testing and analysis.
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