Assistant Professor of Additive Manufacturing Management, University of Nottingham
Dr Martin Baumers is an Assistant Professor in Additive Manufacturing Management with an interest in the economics of Additive Manufacturing (AM) and 3D Printing. After completing his doctoral research in 2012, Martin joined the Centre for Additive Manufacturing at the University of Nottingham. He has written a number of academic and non-academic papers on the topic, spoken at various events and contributed to AM projects in aerospace, automotive, industrial machinery and the medical and retail sectors. Martin's focus areas are the economics and efficient operation of AM as well as the value that can be derived from adopting the technology and its potential sustainability benefits.
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In my opinion, the most exciting question about 3D Printing technology is how is will integrate into manufacturing operations with regards to quality assurance and work flow control and how the design freedoms afforded by the technology can be maintained in this process.