The UCD Centre of Micro/Nano Manufacturing Technology (MNMT-Dublin) is specializing in freeform optics design and manufacturing, bio-medical manufacturing, micro/nano manufacturing, as well as ultra-precision manufacturing and metrology. While it has been focusing on fundamental studies and process investigations, MNMT-Dublin has also developed extensive applications in various areas, including optical, medical, and bio-technological systems. The research scope includes: Micro/nano manufacturing - micro/nano features fabrication, fundamentals study, new process development, process monitoring and automation, measurement and evaluation, devices, and equipment. Bio-medical device manufacturing - medical device development, medical implant machining, intraocular lens, and contact lens design. Optical freeform manufacturing - aspheric and freeform optical system design, machining, and metrology. Precision manufacturing - machining process, monitoring and automation, measurement, and evaluation.