Martin Sparkes




Technical Director

Martin has had over 20 years experience in the field of laser materials processing.  During this time has developed processes, diagnostic tools and custom machines for a diverse range of industries and processes.  He is currently a Senior Research Associate within the Centre for Industrial Photonics, Cambridge University Engineering Department.  Within LFT he is responsible for the direction and delivery of technology portfolio, hands on work focussing on machine development

Martin has M.Eng in Mechanical Engineering and PhD in high power laser beam diagnostics.