Hefin Rowlands

  • HPL - Operations Management
  • Faculty of Business and Creative Industries
  • HPL - Rheoli Gweithrediadau
  • Cyfadran Busnes a Diwydiannau Creadigol
Hefin Rowlands

About Me

Professor Hefin Rowlands is Professor of Quality Management at the University of South Wales.

A list of my publications is available via PURE profile link:

Pure Profile Link

Skills And Qualifications

  • PhD, February 1995, University of Wales Cardiff
  • MEng, April 1983, UWIST, Cardiff
  • BSc (Hons), July 1979, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Cardiff
  • CEng., MIET, May 1989


  • Woodturning
  • Growing Veg in Allotment


  • Quality Management
  • Quality 4.0
  • Industry 4.0

Publications And Past Projects

  • ASTUTE East, USW Principle Investigator. EU funded collaborative project with Swansea and Cardiff Universities. December 2017 – July 2021
  • Centre for Photonics Expertise (CPE), USW Co-Principal Investigator. EU funded collaborative project, December 2018 – December 2021
  • EU I4MS Regional Digital Manufacturing Innovation Hub, feasibility study award. September 2016