Professor Sarah Hainsworth: The work of a forensic engineer.

Professor Ainsworth is Head of the School of Engineering at Leicester University. Her specialism is investigating the forces and factors involved in stabbing and similar incidents. Her expertise was also called for in looking at the remains of King Richard III to provide evidence of how he received his fatal injuries. From poleaxes and halberds to present-day crimes, we are assured of a fascinating look at an area of work most of us probably know nothing about.

Close this popup.