Alexander Besinis

Academic profile

Dr Alexander Besinis

Associate Professor in Mechanical and Medical Engineering
School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics (Faculty of Science and Engineering)

About Alexander

  • Dr Alexander Besinis is the Associate Head for Outreach and Recruitment in the School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics.
  • He is the MSc Medical Engineering Programme Lead
  • He is the lead of the Biomedical Engineering Research Forum for the University of Plymouth.
  • He is the lead of Medical Engineering and Biomaterials within the MAterials and STructures (MAST) Research Group


  • Engineering Practice and Experimental Techniques (ENGR 102) - Year 1
  • Engineering Materials (ENGR106) - Year 1
  • 聽Integrated Dental Science (DEN411) - Year 1
  • Advanced MAterials (MATS345) - Year 3
  • Manufacturing and Structural Integrity (MECH339) - Year 3
  • 聽Advanced Composites Technology (MECH548) - MEng (Year 5)
  • Medical Engineering and Biomechanics (MECH549) - MSc (Postgraduate)
  • 聽Advanced Materials Engineering & Nanotechnology (MECH551) - MEng (Year 5), MSc (postgraduate)

Contact Alexander

Room 105, Reynolds, Drake Circus, Plymouth, PL4 8AA
+44 1752 586193