Dr Javaid Butt is a Lecturer in the department of Engineering and Built Environment at Anglia Ruskin University. Dr Butt received his BSc degree in Mechatronics and Control Engineering from University of Engineering and Technology in 2009 (Pakistan), MSc degree in Advanced Mechanical Engineering Sciences/Mechatronics from University of Southampton in 2012 (UK) and PhD degree from Anglia Ruskin University in 2016 (UK). He has published a number of research papers in high impact factor journals and have written book chapters. His main research areas include Additive Manufacturing, 3D/4D Printing, Composite and Hybrid Materials, Graphene Processing, Industry 4.0, Metal and Polymer Prototyping. He is a regular reviewer for five international journals and is also an Editorial Board Member for the Journal of Engineering Research. He is currently acting as REF 2021 Co-Convener for his department.