3D Printing in Education & Research – Planning for Success

Article by Rod Mackay updated June 1, 2020


Additive Manufacturing / 3D printing is an effective way to enrich learning in virtually any discipline.

An excellent match for STEM curriculum projects at associate, undergraduate and graduate levels, Stratasys 3D Printers can be used with virtually all types of 3D CAD software.

We discuss:

  • Best practices for additive manufacturing in Education
  • Developments of 3D printing over the years and future trends
  • Key differences between consumer, prosumer, professional and production printers from a technical perspective
  • Recommendations for setting up educational and research labs

Paul Sesto – Javelin Technologies, National Education Manager

Joseph Yang – Javelin Technologies, Team Lead – Field Engineering Technologist

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Rod Mackay

Rod has been using 3D CAD software for over 25 years and has trained thousands of designers to use their CAD systems more effectively. Rod is the Javelin Webmaster and is based in Ottawa, ON., Canada.