Loughborough is one of UKs leading universities, with an international reputation for research that matters, excellence in teaching, strong links with industry, and unrivalled achievement in sport and its underpinning academic disciplines. It was awarded the coveted Sunday Times University of the Year title in 2008-09 and has been named Sports University of the Year 2013-14 by The Times and Sunday Times. Loughborough is consistently ranked in the top twenty of UK universities in the Times Higher Educations table of tables and has been voted Englands Best Student Experience for six years running in the Times Higher Education league. In recognition of its contribution to the sector, Loughborough has been awarded seven Queens Anniversary Prizes. This talk provides insights into the unique strengths of Loughborough in research, educations, sports and enterprise, and presents opportunities for postgraduate education and research, postdoctoral research and potential areas of collaborations.
Dr. Sourav Ghosh is a Lecturer in Healthcare Engineering at the Wolfson School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, Loughborough University. In his PhD from the Cambridge University Engineering Department as a Cambridge Commonwealth Scholar, he co-developed a nonlinear acoustic detection technique. Copies of an instrument based on this technology, built in a European Union project during his postdoctoral work in Cambridge, are now being explored as an analytical research platform in 5 universities across the globe, including Stanford (US), KU Leuven (Belgium) and KTH Sweden. He earned his undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology and a Master degree in Biomedical Engineering from the Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford.