Employer focus: Renishaw – a measure of success

Renishaw specialise in the science of measurement – designing, developing and manufacturing precision measuring equipment from concept to manufacture and beyond. They have opportunities in research and development, software, mechanical design, quality, optical, biomedical, manufacturing plus sales, marketing and finance

At Renishaw, physicists are employed across the business on many challenges from the complex error mapping of 3D scanning probes in the CMM products division, to optoelectronic design in encoder and laser calibration products. In the spectroscopy, physics, optics and maths expertise are often in demand. You could develop your knowledge in:

  • Optics
  • Lens design
  • Diffractive optics, multi-level gratings
  • Partial coherence
  • Computer-generated holograms
  • Polarisation
  • Lasers (for micromachining and metrology)
  • Interferometry
  • Dielectric filtering
  • Photometry, power budgeting
  • Chemistry
  • Material science
  • Raman spectroscopy
  • Solid state physics
  • Semiconductor device physics
  • LEDs, lasers and photodiodes

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