Consortium collaborator Applied Materials Italia kindly hosted MetHPM’s mid-term meeting on 18–19 October 2016 in Treviso, Italy. A tour of Applied Materials’ facilities provided valuable industrial insight to focus development efforts in the project. The consortium presented initial results from test cases based on printed linear conductors, from Applied Materials, and nano-structured surfaces, from NIL… Read More


Loughborough’s scientists presented two papers linked to development of true high-dynamic range 3D inspection in MetHPM. The Institute of Physics’ Photon16 is the largest optics and photonics conference in the UK and was held at the University of Leeds, 5–8 September 2016.… Read More


MetHPM partners VTT, Focalspec, Offcode and the University of Oulu attended the 4th Printed Intelligence Industry Seminar (PRINSE’16) on 7–8 June 2016 in Oulu, Finland. VTT held a workshop session on MetHPM outputs at this key industry seminar, organised in association with Printocent.… Read More


MetHPM partners Nottingham University hosted the 2016 annual conference of the European Society for Precision Engineering and Nanotechnology (euspen) from 30 May to 03 June 2016. MetHPM partners DFM, NILT, INRIM and NPL presented early results, and NPL showcased new precision web metrology based on MetHPM outputs on their NPL Instruments stand.… Read More


The first update meeting was held at VSL, Delft, NL, on 1–2 February 2016. Partners presented early progress on sensors for hybrid inspection including ptychographic sensing and modified scatterometry for low-reflectivity surfaces such as transparent films.… Read More