Name Jon Rackley
Job Title Senior Consultant
Faculty Faculty of Science and Engineering
School School of Engineering
Tel 01902 321656


  • Studied to masters level in Design and Manufacturing in Polymers
  • PG Cert Learning and Teaching in HE
  • 28 Years Industrial Experience in Design, Manufacturing and Management.
  • Industrial Training experience in UK, Europe, Asia, Australasia, USA and South America
  • Joined the University in 2007
  • KTP Academic Supervisor (x2)
  • KEEN Academic supervisor (x2)
  • TNE Link Tutor
  • Module leader/Lecturer at Undergraduate and Post Graduate level.
  • British Standards Committee on Additive Layer Manufacturing
  • Previously Director of GTMA
  • Design
  • CAD
  • Polymers (Design with, Manufacturing of, Materials)
  • Mechanical Control
  • Professional Development
  • Project Management
  • Powder based Additive Layer Manufacturing
  • Injection Mould Design
  • Forensic Engineering
  • Cooling of Tooling in Injection Moulding
  • Additive Layer Manufacturing
  • Parametric Design Methods
  • Member IET
  • Fellow HEA

Finite Element Acoustic Simulation to Analyse the Airborne Sound Pressure Level in a Manufacturing Environment

A. Arjunan1, CJ. Wang, K. Hazlehurst, J. Rackley, P. Lister  (July 2015)