Innovation Awards

AITeM’s Young Researcher Award goes to laser based manufacturing researcher


By Politecnico di Milano

The Italian Association of Manufacturing Technologies – AITeM awards one promising researcher of the field every two years during the AITeM Conference. The E. Capello Young Researcher Award was given to Ali Gökhan Demir from SITEC – Laboratory for Laser Applications of the Politecnico di Milano. His work entitled “Depth monitoring during laser ablation of ceramic coatings with self-mixing interferometry” was evaluated by an expert jury among with eight other competing works. The winning project was appreciated for the originality of the proposed solution, the appropriateness of the methods used and the industrial relevancy.