Dr. Sidambe obtained his BSc. degree in Special Applied Physics (First) from the University of Hull in 1997. He then spent several years working in industry in the optoelectronics sector before obtaining PhD in Advanced Materials from Cranfield University in 2006. Dr Sidambe has spent up to eleven years working in research at the University of Sheffield, JRI Orthopaedics and now the University of Liverpool.
His main field of research is materials science, engineering and processing. Dr Sidambe specialises in difficult to process alloys such as titanium, high temperature nickel based alloys and refractory metals. He also specialises in powder based processing routes such as additive manufacturing, powder metallurgy and metal injection moulding.
- Keynote Paper Award (European Powder Metallurgy Associate (EPMA) 2015)
- IDWAL Jones Prize in Experimental Physics (The University of Hull 1997)