3D Printing for Academic Research: A Year in Review

  • Thomas James Ferrill
  • Erika Church

Abstract

In this presentation staff from the Marriott Library's 3D printing and scanning operations will review projects and lessons learned over the past year as 3D media has continued to gain the attention of research and teaching faculty.2015 saw the installation of 3D printers in the Marriott Library's Knowledge Commons for open use by students and faculty, as well as the expansion of the Marriott Library's 3D printer fleet.The review will consist of successes as well as failures, and will provide a snapshot of the connections to curriculum, research, and ongoing developments in this space.
How to Cite
FERRILL, Thomas James; CHURCH, Erika. 3D Printing for Academic Research: A Year in Review. Proceedings of the Symposium on Emerging Technology Trends in Higher Education, [S.l.], v. 2, mar. 2016. Available at: <http://epubs.utah.edu/index.php/emerge/article/view/1662>. Date accessed: 26 sep. 2017.
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Keywords

3D printing; additive manufactoring; prototyping; digital manufactoring;