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                        Optical Metrology Group                                                                                   



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  • The Optical Metrology research Group of the Applied Physics Department of the University of Vigo was created in 1984, within a larger Group directed to the applications of lasers with headquarters at the Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros Industriales (School of Industrial Engineering) in Vigo.
  • Our general subject of interest is the application of optical technologies to measurement and inspection problems.

General Data

  • Institution:    Universidade de Vigo
  • Department:    Física Aplicada 
  • Headquarters:    E.T.S. Ingenieros Industriales
  • Group Leader:    José Luis Fernández Fernández
  • Phone:    +34 986 812216
  • Fax:    +34 986 812201
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  • Specialization (UNESCO Codes): 331111, 220907
  • Keywords: Optical Engineering, Optical Metrology, Optical Inspection.

Main Activities

  • Research and development in the field of optical technologies for measurement and inspection.
  • Teaching in the subject of industrial metrology and inspection by optical means.