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3D printing gets it’s first Hype Cycle

Gartner has just published the first Hype Cycle on 3D printing. The report gives an overview of different aspects of the technology;  expectations are for deeper penetration of 3D printing into prototyping across all industries in the next 2 years. Find out more about the following issues “On the Rise” in the full report, accessible via NTU Library subscription to Gartner Core Research database.

  • Intellectual Property Protection (3D Printing)
  • Macro 3DPrinting
  • 3D Bioprinting Systems
  • Classroom 3D Printing
  • 3D Printing and Supply Chain
  • 3D Printing for Oil and Gas
  • Retail 3DPrinting
  • Industrial 3D Printing


3d modelling workshop @ NTU

Interested to learn more about 3d printing? Find out more at this 3D modelling workshop @ NTU from 12 to 14 May 2014 organised by NTU Da Vinci Arts & Engineering (DV). The workshop, featuring speakers from Autodesk and Enoava, will equip participants with basic 3D modelling skills. Each participant can look forward to keeping their own 3D design printed as a souvenir. For more information about the cost of the workshop and the contact persons, please see the poster below. This workshop is subsided for students only. Please scan the qr-code or click on this link to sign up.


3D printing e-books

Click on the cover or scan the qr-code to launch the e-book title

Additive manufacturing technologies
Ian Gibson, Ian
 Advanced manufacturing technology
Ian Gibson
 Inkjet technology
Ian M Hutchings & Graham D. Martin
Innovative developments in virtual and physical prototyping
Paulo Jorge Bártolo
Practical 3d printers
Brian Evans
Printing in plastic
Patrick Hood-Daniel
Rapid Manufacturing : an industrial revolution for the digital age
N. Hopkinson, R.J.M. Hague, P.M. Dickens
Rapid Manufacturing
Pham, D. T.
Rapid prototyping and engineering applications
Frank W. Liou
Rapid system prototyping with FPGAs
Cofer, R. C.
Virtual engineering
J. Cecil.
Beginning google sketchup for 3d printing
Singh, Sandeep.