Expert Interviews

Interview: Terry Wohlers on the Wohlers Report 2018, the Rise of 3D Printing and where the Industry is Headed

18 May 2018 11:57
The annual Wohlers Report has become the most highly anticipated guide to the additive manufacturing industry since its first publication 23 years ago. With 76 co-authors in 32 countries, the report represents knowledge and expertise from the largest global network of AM professionals. ...
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Interview: Professor Ian Campbell of Loughborough University

30 April 2018 10:10
Professor Ian Campbell is a Professor at Loughborough University, which is pioneering the field of design for additive manufacturing research. With an extensive background in design engineering, Professor Campbell has published over forty academic journal articles, is the editor of Rapid Prototyping Journal and ...
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Interview: Dominic Parsonson of Fuji Xerox Australia

07 March 2018 10:31
Dominic Parsonson is a senior additive manufacturing specialist and expert at Fuji Xerox Australia, and works with industrial companies and educational institutions to identify and implement additive manufacturing solutions. Having worked in the additive manufacturing industry for a number of years, we were ...
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Interview: Judith Distelrath of Wacker Chemie AG – ACEO®

14 December 2017 11:00
The debut of ACEO®’s multi-material silicone 3D printer at formnext last month marked an exciting new milestone in the company’s history. ACEO®, a startup project within Wacker Chemie AG, and user of AMFG, has been driving the revolution in silicone 3D printing since it ...
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Interview with an Expert: Ibraheem Khadar of Markforged

05 December 2017 11:07
The Markforged booth at formnext was arguably one of the trade fair’s busiest this year. Over the course of four days, visitors, curious about the company’s latest technologies, gathered in droves to see Markforged’s latest Metal X 3D printer and its industrial printer ...
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Additive Manufacturing Technologies: The Post-Processing Company Shaping the Future of Manufacturing

24 November 2017 16:40
Following the success of formnext last week, AMFG is taking a closer look at some of the innovative companies that showcased at the Frankfurt trade fair. This week, we're speaking with Dr. Konstantin Rybalcenko, Development Manager at Additive Manufacturing Technologies, to talk about the company's ...
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Interview: Dr Billy Wu of Imperial College London

22 August 2017 14:00
Today on the blog, we sit down with Dr Billy Wu of Imperial College to discuss 3D printing’s applications in research and education, how Imperial’s students are turning their 3D printed prototypes into business opportunities, and his team’s revolutionary new metal printing method.   Was ...
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Interview with an Expert: Dr Bastian Rapp of NeptunLab

24 July 2017 8:19
Since earning his PhD from the University of Karlsruhe in 2008, Dr Bastian Rapp has risen to become the world’s leading authority on the application of 3D printing for microfluidics and related technologies. As the founder and head of NeptunLab, at the Institute ...
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Interview with an Expert: Felix Ewald, CEO of DyeMansion

13 July 2017 14:22
Above: (Left to right) DyeMansion's Powershot C for depowdering, DM60 for colouring, and Powershot S for surface finishing    At RP Platform, helping our users develop an efficient post-processing stage is a key part of what we do. That's why we're always interested in any ...
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Interview with an Expert: Dr Alvaro Goyanes of FabRx

30 June 2017 12:48
One of the most intriguing developments in additive manufacturing in recent years has been in the pharmaceuticals sector: the use of 3D printers to generate medication in tablet form. We were honoured to sit down with one of the pioneers of this technology, ...
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