The Department of Precision and Microsystems Engineering (PME) carries out research and provides education in the field of high-tech systems and scientific instrumentation. We aim to solve fundamental questions in engineering science to advance the performance of precision systems and devices as well as their design. Our specific mission is to merge mechanical engineering concepts with micro and nanoscience. We deliver skilled professionals and contribute knowledge to support leadership of the high-tech systems industry.
Applied and Engineering Sciences grant for Ivan Buijnsters and Hassan HosseinNia’s nano research
Nano engineers Ivan Buijnsters and Hassan HosseinNia (Precision and Microsystems Engineering) have both received an Applied and Engineering Sciences grant for their research projects in the area of nanotechnology.
A single-piece transmission mechanism to multiply motion frequency
Davood Farhadi Machekposhti, PhD-candidate at the Department of Precision and Microsystems Engineering has developed a new method for the design of compliant micro transmission mechanisms which multiply the motion frequency of cyclic input motion.
PME researcher Nima Tolou wins Prins Friso Engineering Award
He received the Prince Friso Engineering Award at the University of Groningen’s Engineering Center in the presence of Princess Beatrix and Princess Mabel.
Vacancy: Post-doc Soft Magnetic Actuator for Mechatronics
The Department of Precision and Microsystems Engineering (PME) has a vacancy for a postdoctoral research position, with a limited 12-month duration. Are you interested to develop, conduct and supervise research on energy efficient magnetic actuators for mechatronics, we invite you to apply.