Manufacturing is undergoing rapid change. Whether through the creation of smart materials and products, or utilising data, information and knowledge, the requirement for different ways of working is increasing.
The aim of TREND is to enable effective transdisciplinary working. The creation of a Transdisciplinary Engineering Index will provide a practical route to assessment.
For more detail of the direction and state of our research watch Professor Newnes' keynote presented at the 27th Transdisciplinary Engineering Conference (TE2020)