Meet the team behind the Centre
Professor Daping Chu
Professor Daping Chu is Chairman of the Centre for Advanced Photonics and Electronics and Head of the Photonics and Sensors Group at the University of Cambridge.Read more...
Dr Saurav Goel
Dr Saurav Goel, is a Lecturer and MRes EPSRC CDT Coordinator at Cranfield University.
The most youngest and active member of the team.Email Richard Langford [/sf_modal]
Dr Andrew Lewis
Dr Andrew Lewis MA, DIC, MInstP, CPhys, joined the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) in 1988 after graduating from the University of Cambridge with an honours degree in Natural Sciences.Read more...
Professor Bill O’Neill
Professor Bill O’Neill is the Director of the Cambridge and Cranfield Centre for Doctoral Training in Ultra Precision which delivers the teaching element of the EPSRC Centre. Bill leads the Centre for Industrial Photonics at the Institute for Manufacturing, University of Cambridge and is a Fellow of Downing College, Cambridge.Read more...
Professor Paul Shore
Professor Paul Shore, FREng is the Head of Engineering Divisions at the National Physical Laboratory. The National Physical Laboratory is the national measurement standards laboratory for the United Kingdom and is the largest applied physics organization in the UK. Paul is also Professor of Precision Engineering at Cranfield University and led it’s Precision Engineering Institute from 2002- 2015.Read more...
Dr Nicholas Walker
Dr Nicholas Walker is former CEO of Microsharp Corporation Ltd, a company which developed microstructured optical surfaces. He is director of iXscient Ltd, a company he founded in 2003 which manages major international research and development programmes in microfluidics, optics and sensors.Read more...
Sophie Fuller is the Research Centre Administrator for the Centre for Industrial Photonics at the University of Cambridge and assists Prof Bill O’Neill and his team.
Sophie is also the administrator for the MRes in Ultra Precision course which is delivered through the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Ultra Precision.Email Sophie Fuller
Centre Steering Group Members
Dr Paul Atherton (Chairman) Nanoventures
Prof Daping Chu University of Cambridge
Gerard Davies EPSRC
Prof Chris Evans University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Chris Rider University of Cambridge
Andrew Hurst Qioptic
Dr Saurav Goel University of Cambridge
Prof Richard Leach University of Nottingham
Dr Peter MacKay Gooch & Housego
Prof Bill Milne University of Cambridge
Paul Morantz (Centre Director) Cranfield University
Martin O’Hara Cranfield University
Prof Bill O’Neill (Director, Centre for Doctoral Training in Ultra Precision) University of Cambridge
Neil Prescott Heidenhain (GB) Ltd
Dr Phil Rumsby M-Solv Ltd
Prof Paul Shore National Physical Laboratory
Dr Tom Taylor Centre for Process Innovation Ltd
Prof Tim Wilkinson University of Cambridge
Andy Sellars Innovate UK