skip to primary navigationskip to content

Ultra Precision Engineering Conference

The Ultra Precision Engineering Conference organised by the 2015/16 cohort of MRes students took place on 9 May at the Institute for Manufacturing, Cambridge.

The annual event showcased advances in ultra precision engineering in fields such as aerospace, medical devices, metrology, non-conventional processes and photonics.

The students were set the challenge of sourcing speakers, a venue, managing a budget and recruiting attendees.


Presentations

Derryck Reid, Heriot-Watt University – Femtosecond Lasers for Precision Frequency and Distance Metrology

Martin Agnew, Airbus Defence & Space, Challenges and Opportunities for Ultra Precision in a Space & Aerospace Context

Martin O'Hara, Cranfield University, Introduction to Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Ultra Precision

Peter Gnauck, Carl Zeiss, Helium Ion Microscopy: High Resolution Imaging and sub‐10 nm Nanostructuring

Roy Harris, Coherent, Ultrafast to Ultraprecision

Paul Shore, NPL, Challenges in Ultra Precision Manufacture


Conference Programme

Attendee List

Share this

RSS Feed Latest news

Engineering Diversity

May 17, 2017

Engineering Diversity: Career Paths in Engineering - The Road Less Travelled. The series of talks given by inspirational engineers, organised by the University of Cambridge Engineering Department, is next hosted by Sakthy Selvakumaran, PhD student and Chartered Civil Engineer on the Forbes 30 under 30 list.

CDT Newsletter, February 2017

Feb 28, 2017

Read the latest news on the CDT-UP programme, giving an insight into the Cambridge mini-projects and looking ahead to events during the Spring.

CDT Newsletter, November 2016

Nov 10, 2016

Read the latest news on the CDT-UP programme, welcoming new students and saying goodbye to the first ever CDT-UP cohort.

View all news