MATEC NetWorks helps support faculty knowledge and skills in advanced manufacturing. A recent highlight in this area is the America Makes Initiative
, at the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute. As the national accelerator for additive manufacturing (AM) and 3D printing (3DP), America Makes is the nation’s leading and collaborative partner in AM and 3DP technology research, discovery, creation, and innovation. Structured as a public-private partnership with member organizations from industry, academia, government, non-government agencies, and workforce and economic development resources, they are working together to innovate and accelerate AM and 3DP to increase our nation’s global manufacturing competitiveness. For more information about America Makes, visit www.americamakes.us
You can find background information on Additive Manufacturing by searching the NetWorks digital library
. Simply type in the “additive manufacturing” and don’t forget to use the quotation marks.
If you don’t have a login, registration is very easy.