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Centre for Doctoral Training in Ultra Precision Engineering


James Barrington

Presentation: Rising Stars in Gas Sensing: the Early Career Researchers Meeting. 64th Gas Analysis and Sensing Group Colloquium. Cranfield University. 2016”.  21st April 2016. “A Precision Fibre Optic CO2 Sensor  for gas analysis”

Adam Bennett

Key Note Oral Presentation & Published Proceedings at the euspen International Conference in June 2016, Nottingham University

Oral Presentation & Published Proceedings at the 27th Symposium on Plasma Physics & Technology, Czech Technical University, Prague

Patrick Bointon

Paper and poster for the ASPE (American Society for Precision Engineering) 2016 conference, Raleigh Durham. Both titled: An information-rich approach to non-destructive non-contact measurement planning, inspection and verification for additive manufacturing (co-author)

Clare Collins

Poster: MRS Fall Meeting, Boston.

Alex Diaz

MicroTAS 2016 – Dublin "Implementation of an Optofluidic Evanescent Field Tweezing Device as a Nano Particle Loading Solution for X-Ray Crystallography at Synchrotron Beamlines"

Daniel Gortat

Laser stimulated grain growth in 304 stainless steel anodes for reduced hydrogen outgassing. D. Gortat ; M. Sparkes ; S. B. Fairchild ; P. T. Murray ; M. M. Cahay ; T. C. Back ; G. J. Gruen ; N. P. Lockwood ; W. O’Neill. Proc. SPIE 10083, Fiber Lasers XIV: Technology and Systems, 100832E (February 22, 2017); doi:10.1117/12.2252094.

Laser surface melting of stainless steel anodes for reduced hydrogen outgassing, P. T. Murray; S. B. Fairchild; T. C. Back; D. Gortat ; M. Sparkes; G. J. Gruen; N. P. Lockwood. Plasma Science (ICOPS), 2016 IEEE International Conference. 19–23 June 2016

Dulce Garza

Presentation for the EUROMAT 2017 Conference – Thessaloniki, Greece. “Hierarchical vascular networks for additive manufacturing”. Dulce M. Aguilar-Garza, Alexander W. Justin, Athina E. Markaki.

Jiho Han

Shaping the optical fibre output beam by focussed ion beam machining of phase hologram on fibre tip: J. Han, M. Sparkes, W. O'Neill. 2-6th June 2014, Euspen in Dubrovnik.

James Norman

‘A method for assessing measurement precision and stability of optical probes’, euspen’s 16th International Conference & Exhibition, Nottingham, UK, May 2016 (James Norman, Xavier Tonnellier, Paul Morantz)

Jon Parkins

Parkins, J.; Jourdain, R.; Marson, S.; Shore, P.; Sparkes, M.; O’Neill, W.; Laser Assisted Plasma Processing: An Overview. 12th International Conference of the European Society for Precision Engineering and Nanotechnology, euspen 2012.

Parkins, J.; Sparkes, M.; O'Neill, W.; Jourdain, R.; Shore, P.; Predictive modelling of laser heating in low thermal expansion glass to laser assist plasma surface figuring. 14th International Conference of the European Society for Precision Engineering and Nanotechnology, euspen 2014

Yoanna Shams

Yoanna Shams, Jason Ten, Dr. Davor Copic, David T.E Myles Dr. Martin Sparkes, Prof. Lisa Hall, Dr. Ronan Daly. An Inkjet/Ultrafast Laser Hybrid for Digital Fabrication of Biomedical Sensors . 2015 The Material’s Research Society, Boston

Danny Sims-Waterhouse

Oral presentation, SPIE Optical Metrology Conference, June 2017, Experimental comparison of photogrammetry for additive manufactured parts with and without laser speckle projection

Jason Ten

High speed, mask-less, laser controlled deposition of microscale tungsten tracks using 405 nm wavelength diode laser. Jyi Sheuan Ten ; Martin Sparkes ; William O'Neill. Proc. SPIE 10091, Laser Applications in Microelectronic and Optoelectronic Manufacturing (LAMOM) XXII, 100910C (February 20, 2017); doi:10.1117/12.2251951

Ten, J. S., Sparkes M. S. & O’Neill, W. (2016). High speed mask-less laser controlled precision deposition of metals. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference of the EUSPEN.

Ten, J. S., Sparkes M. S. & O’Neill, W. (2017). Femtosecond Laser-induced Chemical Vapor Deposition of Tungsten Quasi-periodic Structures on Silicon Substrates. In Proceedings of the The 36th International Congress on Applications of Lasers & Electro-Optics (ICALEO 2017).

Ten, J. S., Sparkes M. S. & O’Neill, W. (2017). Effects of process temperature in the high speed, mask-less, precision laser deposition of micro-tungsten tracks on silicon, copper and stainless-steel. In Proceedings of the 17th International Conference of the EUSPEN.