Main topics

For the year 2021 the network “Innovation Booster Additive Manufacturing” NTN IBAM has defined the following priorities and will announce them with calls in the course of the year:

  • Post processing of additive manufactured parts
    Optimised processes, new procedures, avoidance of labour-intensive processes
  • Use of additive manufacturing for the food industry
    optimised production facilities, new production processes, processes for novel foods
  • Use of additive manufacturing in the field of environmental technology
    Resource savings through lightweight construction, novel structures for various filter applications, life-prolonging repair techniques (build-up welding), environmentally friendly production processes

Would you like to contribute your own topics? Submit your topic in the IBAM channel of the platform which will be soon setup.

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