September 2015

Last year we we initated in “So You want a Sound Diagnosis” a discussion of the worldwide movement from sick care to healthcare. Read more

, articles

By definition micro technology deals with the miniature world but one of the unexpected side-effects of this is that it is often very difficult to convey the scale of things to others. Read more


This year marks the 25th anniversary of the first publication of Peter Senge’s The Fifth Discipline, the book that advocates a revolutionary management philosophy and makes the case for creating ‘learning organisations’. Read more


As the UK's leading cutting tool supplier for the micro machining industry, Rainford Precision has now extended its team with the appointment of Mr Stuart Bishop. Read more


Micro structuring of materials by direct laser ablation can offer a faster, more cost effective and environmentally friendly method for MEMS manufacture in many applications compared to conventional semiconductor technologies. Read more

, lasers

High-throughput CMM laser interferometry surface measurement systems can be negatively affected by plant low-frequency vibrations. Read more


Every year micro fluidic moulders push the envelope to meet the requirements of new analytic technologies. Read more


KERN Microtechnik enables automation in μ-precise manufacturing. Read more