National Physical Laboratory

Chris Hunt

Role

Chris Hunt

Chris Hunt leads the Electronics Interconnection team at NPL, which has a number of interests, especially looking at developing materials and characterisation methods. The subject areas include smart textiles, printed electronics and high temperature electronics. For all these techniques, NPL is developing new metrology tools to characterise performance, is developing a novel silver system solution for smart textiles, and for high temperature is developing a carbon nano-tube solution. Chris is also part of a team pioneering a unique solution to achieve recyclable assembly systems with more than 90% recyclability. He has presented widely at international events and published extensively.

Chris is chair of the UK BSI committee; has been an active member of IEC TC91: Electronics assembly technology, since 1998, and is currently Chairman until 2021; and participates in IPC committees on electronics assembly standards.

Contact details

Email: chris.hunt@npl.co.uk
Tel: 020 8943 7027

Last Updated: 23 Mar 2015
Created: 27 Mar 2012