Dr. Daniel Trimble was appointed Assistant Professor within the department of Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering at Trinity College Dublin in September 2015. He graduated from Trinity College with a BAI honours degree in Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering in 2008. From 2008 to 2011, he completed his PhD at Trinity College.
Dr. Daniel Trimble is a Principal Investigator within the Science and Technology in Advanced Manufacturing (STAM) research group at Trinity College, a research affiliate of The International Academy of Production Engineering (CIRP) and is an Associated Investigator with the Advanced Materials and BioEngineering Research (AMBER) centre at Trinity College.
At present, his research interests / expertise are as follows:
Metal 3D printing of biomedical implant devices
3D printing of acoustic metamaterial to reduce noise pollution in the aviation sector
Cryogenic micro-machining of biomedical intraocular lens implants
Development of constitutive equations and finite element models to simulate machining processes.
Joining of aluminium to polymers using solid state joining techniques for automotive and aerospace applications