Job: Professor of Design / Director of the Design Unit
Faculty: Arts, Design and Humanities
School/department: School of Design
Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH
T: 0116 257 7862
Prof Guy Bingham is Chair of Design at De Montfort University and Director of the Design Unit– an autonomous, design-research organisation that offers a range of research and New Product Development (NPD) opportunities. He holds a first degree in Product Design & Manufacture and a PhD in the Design for 3D printing, both from Loughborough University. He has been an active researcher in 3D printing since 2003 and an internationally recognised expert on 3D printing textiles/fashion and design for 3D printing. His total research grant funding is in excess of £7.6million and includes projects from the EPSRC, Innovate UK, EU commission, AHRC and Research England. Prof Bingham is a Peer Review College member for the AHRC and EPSRC with a portfolio of over 50 publications including Journal and Conference articles, Book chapters, Patents and exhibited Artworks.
Design, Digital Design, Design Practice, Engineering Design, Manufacturing, CAD, 3D printing
Design, Design Practice, Engineering Design, Manufacturing, CAD, 3D printing
HND, BEng, PhD, MIED
Product Design, Industrial Design
Future Textile Award 2017 Finalists, 3D Fashion project Highly Commended Paper winner for Rapid Prototyping Journal, 2014, “Additive manufactured textiles for high-performance stab resistant applications”
AHRC Peer Review College EPSRC Peer Review College Member Institute of Engineering Design
Impacting Business by Design - www.ibbdesign.co.uk/
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