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Research

Research Thrust Areas

Computer illustration of a 3D design component


The center's research projects are determined at the semi-annual center meeting of the Industrial Advisory Board (IAB). The research thrusts are in any or all of the following four areas.

  1. DESIGN
    Achieve unique properties through design
  2. MATERIAL
    Develop novel and enhanced materials
  3. MODELING
    Formulate and validate models
  4. PRINTING METHODS
    Improve and create new concepts