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Denis Sexton

PhD Researcher,

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Biography

Denis Sexton is a Phd Researcher in the Advanced Manufacturing Technology Research Group (Manufacturing Metrology Team) and Midlands Centre for Data-Driven Metrology of the University of Nottingham. Denis is a chartered mechanical engineer with extensive international experience and achievement working with academia, industry (defense, automotive, aerospace and energy), and on publicly funded projects. His expertise includes World Class Manufacturing, Process Development, Product Validation, Quality Assurance, Metrology and Technical Project Management via DMAIC-Six Sigma® strategies. Denis holds a Graduate Diploma in Mechanical Engineering

Expertise Summary

Designed and developed a major Postgraduate Program in Metrology and Quality for Swinburne University in Melbourne Australia, including Developing the Body of knowledge, Setting and grading exams, and mentoring the students on the Program. This resulted in the Australian National Metrology Award.

Managed the academic and commercial interface between Swinburne University and students.

Delivering strategic consulting services across academia, industry and government.

  • Manufacturing Engineering and Process Development
  • Project and Program Management
  • Quality Assurance, Metrology, Measurement & Process Development
  • Technical Assessment and Reporting (Aerospace,Marine, Automotive & Energy)
  • Lean, DMAIC, and Six Sigma┬« Training and Project Consultancy
  • Regulatory alignment with external bodies (Lloyds Shipping, ABS, BSI, NPL)

Research Summary

After a long career in the automotive and aerospace industry with particular responsibilities for Metrology, Denis is now researching optical methods for gear measurement in conjunction with external… read more

Current Research

After a long career in the automotive and aerospace industry with particular responsibilities for Metrology, Denis is now researching optical methods for gear measurement in conjunction with external partners

Advanced Manufacturing Technology Research Group

The University of Nottingham
Faculty of Engineering
The University of Nottingham
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Nottingham, NG7 2RD



email:AdvManufacturing@nottingham.ac.uk