Three-Dimensional (3D) System Design and Fabrication

OBJECTIVES AND SPECIFICATIONS:
– Rapid prototyping with micron level accuracy using Stereolithography and 3D Printers.
– Pre- and post-production of precise 3D microstructures systems using microtomography; Microimaging with 300 nm resolution.
– Cell-based prototyping using a 3D Printer.
– Fabrication of multi-functional and active nano/micro-structures to shape and manipulate cells for the development of 3D artificial tissues.

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AREAS OF IMPACT AND APPLICATIONS:
– Production of mechanic, electromagnetic and biomedical systems using polymer-composite material systems
– Skeletal preparation for cell culture
– Use of artificial tissue and organ models instead of expensive clinical studies

EQUIPMENT LIST
– SkyScan 1172 Desktop Micro-CT Scanner Nano-Tomograph
– 3D systems Viper SLA System
– ProJetT HD 3000 Professional 3D Printer