Rebecca Hartwell

Rebecca Hartwell joined the Glass and Façade Technology research group in October 2017. She graduated in Material Science and Engineering (MEng) at the University of Manchester in 2015; including a 1-year placement at Siemens Magnet Technology, Oxford. Subsequently, Rebecca continued to work as a research assistant at the International Centre for Advanced Materials – University of Manchester, to develop research in understanding the role of microstructure in the failure of insect cuticle using X-Ray Computed Tomography. In 2016, she joined the Future Infrastructure and Built Environment (FIBE) CDT at Cambridge, and is currently working to develop novel design strategies and technologies for improving the reuse and recyclability of building envelopes.