chief engineer – DRAMA digital engineering group , Manufacturing Technology Centre
Dr Katy Milne is a chief engineer at the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC), part of the High Value Manufacturing Catapult.
Katy is the project lead for DRAMA - a part of the Aerospace Technology Institute programme, which will develop digitally twinned additive manufacturing test bed facilities.
Katy established the Metrology & Non-destructive Testing group at MTC, delivering industrial projects for aerospace, defence, power generation and infrastructure sectors. The group also developed strategic research strands on computer aided quality and on inspection methods for advanced manufacturing routes, including additive manufacturing.
Katy gained her doctorate from Imperial College London whilst based full-time at Rolls-Royce Civil Aerospace.