Visiting PhD Student
Taimur Rashid is a PhD student in Physics at The Arctic University of Norway, (UiT). He is working under the Department of Engineering and Safety. He is a visiting researcher at IFM under the supervision of Dr. Michael De Volder.
He has done Masters in Industrial Engineering from UiT. His Master’s thesis was to develop capacitive ice detection system.
His PhD research topic is about optimizing the Marine Anti/Deicing systems by employing sensing techniques. He is in the process of developing the marine ice detection system for ships, operating in the Arctic. At IFM, he is working on Roll to Roll coating on Carbon Nanotube (CNT) heaters.