Manufacturing Metrology Team

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Manufacturing Metrology Team (MMT)

Our research enables next-generation surface texture and form measurement solutions for growing advanced manufacturing sectors such as additive manufacturing.  A wide variety of high-precision production applications can be addressed using our information-rich metrology approach.


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We have topics available for PhD study via the Midlands Centre for Data-Driven Metrology (MCDDM) Centre for Doctoral Training:

  • In-process sensing and machine learning for surface measurement
  • Intelligent 3D scanning for complex objects
  • Quantum surface metrology
  • Uncertainty evaluation with point cloud data

Expressions of interest in the MCDDM Centre for Doctoral Training should be sent to Katie Blake. Those interested in other future opportunities should contact Richard Leach.



CIRP (The International Academy for Production Engineering), ASPE (American Society for Precision Engineering), and euspen (European Society for Precision Engineering and Nanotechnology).


For business

MMT works closely with a range of industrial partners, and our expertise and facilities are available on a consultancy or research partnership basis. For more information, please see our Facilities page or email Katie Blake.

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Metrology solutions for additive manufacturing.


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Manufacturing Metrology Team

Room B044 Advanced Manufacturing Building
Jubilee Campus
Wollaton Road
Nottingham, NG8 1BB