Jason Jones

Job: Senior Research Fellow

Faculty: Technology

School/department: School of Engineering and Sustainable Development

Research group(s): Advanced Manufacturing Processes and Mechatronics Centre (AMPMC)

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH, United Kingdom

T: +44 (0)116 257 7763

E: jj@dmu.ac.uk

W: www.dmu.ac.uk/technology


Personal profile

Jason has undertaken research in the field of Additive Manufacturing (AM) since 2005 and was appointed as a Senior Research Fellow in 2007.  Jason is an investigator leading collaborative research projects to develop new layer based manufacturing processes leveraging digital printing & direct writing technology.  He is also serves as a task group chair for ASTM (F2921) developing international standards for AM.

For five years prior to his research appointment, he worked in the CNC & 3D printing industry as Technical Manager for Unimatic Engineers Ltd. in London, England.

Research group affiliations

Advanced Manufacturing Processes and Mechatronics Centre (AMPMC)

Publications and outputs 

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Key research outputs

JONES, J. B. served as task group chair to develop the standard below:

ASTM 2011. F2921 – Standard Terminology for Additive Manufacturing—Coordinate Systems and Test Methodologies. West Conshohocken, PA, USA: ASTM International.

Research interests/expertise

  • Additive Manufacturing
  • 3D printing
  • Remanufacturing
  • Digital printing
  • Digital fabrication/digital manufacturing
  • Dissimilar multi-material parts

Areas of teaching

I teach the following topics on the Rapid Product Development MSc

  • Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing)
  • High Speed Machining
  • Reverse Engineering

Membership of professional associations and societies

All current:

  • Additive Manufacturing Association, member since 2007
  • F2921 Task Group Chair (since 2010), ASTM International Standards Committee F42, member since 2009
  • Society of Imaging Science, member since 2010
  • Additive Manufacturing Net, since 2010
  • Advisor, SME Rapid Technologies and Additive Manufacturing Steering Committee, since 2012.

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