Manufacturing Metrology Team

Richard Leach attended the 2017 CIRP General Assembly in Lugano, Switzerland from 20-29 August

Richard was involved in the following:

  • presented a paper in STC S part 1, co-authored with Adam Thompson, Nicola Senin and Claudiu Giusca (Cranfield) on a paper in the Ann. CIRP “Topography of selectively laser melted surfaces: A comparison of different measurement methods” (see link)
  • attended a planning meeting for STC S 2019 keynote on “On-machine surface metrology for precision manufacturing” (Tohoku lead)
  • chaired a planning meeting for STC P 2019 keynote on “Geometrical metrology for metal additive manufacturing” (Nottingham lead)
  • attended a planning meeting for STC P 2020 keynote on “Dimensional artefacts for establishing traceability in manufacturing metrology” (DTU lead)
  • acted as the secretary of STC S 


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Dinner at the top of a mountain with Dr Han Haitjema (Mitutoyo), Prof. Chris Brown (WPI), Prof. Liam Blunt (Huddersfield), Prof. Jane Jiang (Huddersfield).
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The beautiful view of Lugano


Manufacturing Metrology Team

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Jubilee Campus
Wollaton Road
Nottingham, NG8 1BB