CHAIR & ORGANISER

PROFESSOR SVETAN RATCHEV

CHAIR & ORGANISER 

CRIPPS PROFESSOR OF PRODUCTION ENGINEERING AND DIRECTOR  OF THE INSTITUTE OF ADVANCED MANUFACTURING, FACULTY OF ENGINEERING AT THE UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM

Svetan Ratchev is a Cripps Professor of Production Engineering and director of the Institute for Advanced Manufacturing. He also heads the Nottingham Centres for Aerospace Manufacturing and Precision Manufacturing. He researches and consults in different aspects of manufacturing systems, assembly automation, process modelling and simulation, manufacturing informatics and precision manufacture with current research project portfolio in excess of £14 million and publication record of over 220 publications including over 100 journal papers. Svetan is a Fellow of IMechE, member of the IFAC technical committees TC5.1 and TC5.2 and the founding chair of the International Precision Assembly Seminar IPAS.

https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/engineering/people/svetan.ratchev