50 years of manufacturing at CambridgeMonday 26 October 2015
2015 is an important year for the IfM. This October sees the 50th annual intake of students on its MPhil in Industrial Systems, Manufacture and Management. This was a pioneering course when it was first conceived and its twenty-first century graduates are more sought after than ever. October 2015 is also when Professor Sir Mike Gregory retires after 20 years leading manufacturing research, education and practice at the University of Cambridge and we welcome his successor, Professor Andy Neely.
Manufacturing the Future conference: key speakers confirmedTuesday 21 July 2015
Leading UK academics, industrialists and senior government representatives will gather at the fourth EPSRC Manufacturing the Future Conference at the University of Cambridge on 17 and 18 September 2015.
Photonics PhD student explains influence of Star Wars novel on her workThursday 18 June 2015
PhD student Karen Yu explains how George Lucas' Star Wars novel has influenced her work in the field of photonic lasers as part of the University of Cambridge's 'Novel Thoughts' project.
Take a peek into the magical world of photonics and nanoparticlesTuesday 2 December 2014
Three doctoral students and a lecturer from the IfM entered images of carbon nanotube shapes, laser metal depositions and crystals into the annual Carl Zeiss Photo Competition.
Advanced materials: one of the UK's eight great technologies for future growthWednesday 11 June 2014
The importance of advanced materials as one of the UK's “eight great technologies” for future growth is discussed by Professor Bill O’Neill in a series which focuses on research into advanced materials across the University of Cambridge.
Hi-Wi project awarded poster prize at REPM'12 conferenceMonday 1 October 2012
David Hopkinson wins best poster presentation award
Bill O'Neill appointed Professor of Laser EngineeringWednesday 6 June 2012
Congratulations to Dr Bill O’Neill who has been appointed Professor of Laser Engineering.
European Manufacturing Strategies Summit, Germany, October 9th & 10th 2006Friday 1 September 2006
The European Manufacturing Strategies Summit (EMS Summit) will take place in Düsseldorf, Germany, on October 9th and 10th.
Announcement of new project - High Efficiency Gas-assisted cutting using optimised next generation fibre lasersMonday 1 May 2006
The Centre for Industrial Photonics has announced it is to begin a £350,000 research project funded by the DTI as part of their 'Optoelectronics and Disruptive Electronics Programme'.
Centre for Industrial Photonics - Leading the field of advanced photonic systemsWednesday 1 February 2006
The Institute for Manufacturing has launched its Centre for Industrial Photonics (CIP).
Dr O'Neill elected a Director of the Laser Institute of AmericaWednesday 2 November 2005
Dr Bill O'Neill of the IfM has been elected a Director of the Laser Institute of America (LIA).