The Midlands Centre for Data-Driven Metrology

The Midlands Centre for Data-Driven Metrology is a multi-site collaboration between the University of Nottingham, Loughborough University, and Coventry University.

The centre focuses on delivering industry-relevant research, training and implementation in size, form and surface metrology. Specifically, the industrial application of data-rich metrology is matched to UK manufacturing’s future needs in digital manufacturing.

Key aims and expertise

The Midlands Centre for Data-Driven Metrology will create a pipeline of trained engineers with industry relevant skills to ensure the UK is competitive in digital manufacturing.

This goal will be achieved through the joint expertise of the three universities, providing direct industry support through short and medium-term projects, as well as a Centre for Doctoral Training providing long-term research into key topics, led by industrial partners.

Introductory Video



Centre Leadership



Upcoming CPD training courses 2023

24/01/2023 - 29/12/2023
University of Coventry



Looking for more information?

We have recently completed our first year of activity and hosted a meeting of the MCDDM Advisory Board. We are pleased to have had this opportunity to discuss our activities and plans with our partners and notes from the meeting are now available to view below:

Click here to download the Advisory Board feedback notes

If you are interested in working with the Midlands Centre for Data-Driven Metrology, or would like to get in contact to find out more, please contact our centre manager using the links below:

Luke Todhunter, General Manager

Ulises Hernandez, Research and Engagement