Dr Nicholas Fry

Experimental Officer
University of Leeds



Nick is an Experimental Officer in the Design and Fabrication of Small Inspection Robots at the University of Leeds. He holds a MEng degree in Mechatronics and Robotics and, through his PhD he developed a novel multi-axis 3D printer using robotic arms. Previously as a Research Fellow with the Future Manufacturing Processes group at the University of Leeds he worked on EPSRC funded projects developing micro-manufacturing apparatus for microfluidic and soft robotic applications.

Related publications:

Smith, J., Fry, N., Richardson, R. and Boyle, J.H., 2018. Integrated Manufacturing of Bespoke Mechatronic Systems. In Advances in Manufacturing and Processing of Materials and Structures (pp. 219-234). CRC Press.

Fry N., Richardson R., Boyle J.H. (2016) Integrated Manufacturing: The Future of Fabricating Mechatronic Devices. In: Hehenberger P., Bradley D. (eds) Mechatronic Futures. Springer, Cham

Liu, J., Ma, B.Y., Fry, N., Whitehead, S., Somjit, N., Richardson, R.C. and Robertson, I.D., 2015. Exploration Robots for Harsh Environments and Safety. IFAC-PapersOnLine, 48(10), pp.41-45.