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Shane Keaveney B.E.

Name: Shane Keaveney

Position:  Doctoral (PhD) Research

Room No.:  220

Tel: +353 1 716 1768

Fax: + 353 1 283 0534


Qualifications: B.E.

Professional Affiliations: MIEI, AMIMechE


Short Biography:

Mr. Shane Keaveney graduated from UCD School of Electrical, Electronic and Mechanical Engineering in June 2010 with a BE (Hons.) degree in mechanical engineering. Four months later he joined the AMS Research group to commence PhD research into 5-axis CAD/CAM and CNC Machining . The research programme is being conducted in collaboration with DePuy (Ireland) Co. Cork, funded by both Enterprise Ireland and DePuy ( Ireland). To date his research has focused on Interpolation, kinematic and machining errors in both 5-axis machining, with a particular focus on the cone frustum test piece from ISO10791-8 and a member of TC39, the technical working group for the standard development.


Research Project:

Improving accuracy in the 5-axis CAD/CAM - CNC system


Research Interests:

CAD/CAM technologies


CNC Machining

High Speed Machining




ISO10791-7: Cone Frustum Machining

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