The field of additive manufacturing has seen explosive growth in recent years due largely in part to renewed interest from the manufacturing sector. Conceptually, additive manufacturing, or industrial 3D printing, is a way to build parts without using any part-specific tooling or dies from the computer-aided design (CAD) file of the part. Today, mo

chapter 1|18 pages

Global Engineering and Additive Manufacturing

ByAmit Bandyopadhyay, Thomas PL. Gualtieri, and Susmita Bose

chapter 2|46 pages

Additive Manufacturing Technologies for Polymers and Composites

ByRanji Vaidyanathan

chapter 4|46 pages

Additive Manufacturing of Metals Using Powder-Based Technology

ByMichael Jan Galba, Teresa Reischle

chapter 5|42 pages

Additive Manufacturing of Ceramics

BySusmita Bose, Sahar Vahabzadeh, Dongxu Ke, Amit Bandyopadhyay

chapter 6|12 pages

Design Issues in Additive Manufacturing

ByGaurav Ameta

chapter 7|18 pages

Bioprinting: Application of Additive Manufacturing in Medicine

ByForough Hafezi, Can Kucukgul, S. Burce Ozler, Bahattin Koc

chapter 8|44 pages

Multifunctional Printing: Incorporating Electronics into 3D Parts Made by Additive Manufacturing

ByDishit Paresh Parekh, Denis Cormier, Michael D. Dickey

chapter 9|18 pages

Industrial Implementation of Additive Manufacturing

ByEdward D. Herderick, Clark Patterson

chapter 10|20 pages

Additive Manufacturing for the Space Industry

ByChristian Carpenter

chapter 11|36 pages

Additive Manufacturing and Innovation in Materials World

ByMitun Das, Vamsi Krishna Balla

chapter 12|18 pages

Additive Manufacturing in Education

ByKirk A. Reinkens

chapter 13|16 pages

Personalized Implants and Additive Manufacturing

ByMukesh Kumar, Bryan Morrison

chapter 14|22 pages

Additive Manufacturing: Future of Manufacturing in a Flat World

ByAmit Bandyopadhyay, Susmita Bose