Dr David Hopkinson
- Hard magnetic materials
- Flexible and additive manufacturing technologies
- Cold spray deposition
- Laser annealing
David is a technical consultant at Laser Fusion Technologies with particular expertise in micro/nanoscale materials processing and characterisation, magnetics, and direct manufacture of metals.
David obtained a B.Sc in Physics at the University of Nottingham in 2008 followed by a M.Sci in Nanoscience in 2009. He then came to the University of Cambridge in 2010 and joined the Centre for Industrial Photonics to study for a PhD in novel approaches to rare earth magnet manufacture, which he completed in 2014.