Senior Research Laboratory Technician
Franco Ussi holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Pisa. In the past he has worked as a mechanical engineer in several companies where he designed heavy industry machinery and robotic systems, pick and place machine for SMD components and military devices. In recent years he designed and developed several scientific and medical products: digital cameras, eye disease diagnostic instrumentation (corneal topographer, silt lamp, fundus camera) 3D scanners. He has joined the IfM in the Centre for Industrial Photonics group as a Senior Technician, working on the EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Ultra Precision project.