Dr. Paul Atherton Dies

With great sadness we announce the passing of Dr Paul Atherton, FRENG, the Chairman of our Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Ultra Precision Engineering.

Paul was an inspiration Chairman; he encouraged our researchers and students to translate their research from theory towards innovative solutions and impactful products.

His successful career as a leading nanotechnologist and entrepreneur has been widely acknowledged.

As President of euspen he helped steer the organisation towards its now well-established commercial footing.

Our deepest sympathies go out to his family and friends.