Professor Michael Fitzpatrick
Michael is responsible for the portfolio of Engineering, Environment, and Computing for the Coventry University Group, which comprises the Coventry campus, London campus, and three College campuses around the UK, as well as an extensive international trans-national education portfolio. He also holds the Lloyd’s Register Foundation Chair of Structural Integrity and Systems Performance. Michael’s research centres on the application of advanced experimental methods to materials engineering applications, particularly in the nuclear power and aerospace industries. He is a non-executive director of Diamond Light Source Limited, the UK’s national synchrotron X-ray facility; and a non-executive director of Feraru Dynamics Ltd, a University spin-out company developing wearable technologies for industrial safety.