TimClaypole Swansea AFIP19Professor Tim Claypole is a chartered mechanical and electrical engineer. He is a faculty member of the College of Engineering, Swansea University. Tim is founder and director of the Welsh Centre for Printing and Coating, Swansea University. This developed from his fundamental research into printing and coating as a manufacturing process. His areas of expertise include rheology, colour control, manufacturing systems, quality, maintenance, reliability experimental design, fluid mechanics and process thermodynamics. He is a British Expert on ISO TC130 graphic arts and ISO TC119 printed electronics.