Fellow: Weston
Elected: 2020
Discipline: Engineering
Professor Nick Weston
General Manager, Renishaw Plc
Nick Weston is the General Manager of Renishaw Plc’s Edinburgh site, which comprises a team of around 40 engineers, scientists and mathematicians developing new products and manufacturing processes for industrial metrology, additive manufacturing and robotics. He is a named inventor on more than 20 patent families, and co-author of around 90 published articles and papers. His current technical interests touch upon optical and ultrasound measurement, power laser systems and the application of machine learning within these contexts. Nick is a Fellow of the IMechE, Associate-Editor of Precision Engineering, member of the EPSRC College and Honorary Professor at Heriot-Watt University.