Matthew Laffan

Matthew Laffan

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Professional Qualifications:
European Patent Attorney
Chartered Patent Attorney

Academic qualifications:
M.Eng. Aeronautical Engineering, Imperial College London
M.Sc. Composites, Imperial College London
Ph.D. Composites, Imperial College London

Matthew joined Abel & Imray in 2014 and is based in the Cardiff Office.

Prior to joining the firm, Matthew had been working as a postdoctoral researcher within the Aeronautics department at Imperial College London. His research involved developing fracture characterisation techniques and analytical models for numerically simulating failure of large-scale composite aircraft components.

Throughout his time in academia he has also worked in the field of structural power storage materials and been involved in a range of aerospace related consultancy work.