Ishmaeel Ghouri


I started my academic life studying Aeronautical engineering at the University of Salford, then I went to the University of Leeds to get my Master’s degree in Automotive Engineering. I am now currently a postgraduate researcher investigation lightweight materials for automotive brakes

Research interests

My research is investigating different types of materials and surface coatings to develop a lightweight environmentally-friendly brake rotor.

My research interest is in;

  • Surface engineering
  • Particle emission
  • Corrosion 
  • Tribology 



  • BEng Aeronautical Engineering, University of Salford
  • MSc Automotive Engineering, University of Leeds