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New Faculty Hire in Additive Manufacturing

Tuesday, August 13, 2019


As part of the expanding Additive Manufacturing Initiative, the Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) Department is pleased to announce the hiring of a tenure-track assistant professor in metals-based AM. 

ABOR funds $350,000 for additive manufacturing

Friday, June 28, 2019


The Arizona Board of Regents awarded $350,000 of their Regents' Innovation Fund grants to the project "Advancing Additive Manufacturing Frontiers on Earth and Beyond", a joint project between the University of Arizona, Arizona State University, and Northern Arizona University.

Undergraduates Compete at Design Day with Additive Manufacturing Project

Monday, April 29, 2019


Students from Materials Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Industrial Engineering teamed on "Additive Manufacturing Process and Dimensional Control" to compete at Design Day 2019.

Army Research Visits Campus

Monday, April 29, 2019


Dr. Andelle Kudzal, a materials engineer at the Combat Capabilities Development Command at the United States Army Research Laboratory (ARL), visited campus to give a seminar titled, “Point of Need Additive Manufacturing for the US Army”. 

UA Students Present at MRS Spring 2019 Meeting

Tuesday, April 23, 2019


Two University of Arizona graduate students in the Department of Materials Science & Engineering, Anna Hayes and Susana Castillo, presented at the MRS Spring meeting

AMI Teams with Honeywell in Metals Laser Powder-Bed Fusion Process Modeling and Control

Friday, April 5, 2019


UA researchers will collaborate with Honeywell Aerospace to evaluate state-of-the-art, build-simulation metals Laser Powder-Bed Fusion (LPBF) models

AMI Faculty Appointed to Technical Advisory Board

Friday, March 1, 2019


The newly formed Advanced Manufacturing, Materials, and Processes (AMMP) program, which is part of the National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS), and in collaboration with the United States Army Research Laboratory (ARL), advances additive manufacturing to create next-generation manufacturing breakthroughs.