Accession Number : AD1035965


Title :   When America Makes, America Works: A Successful Public Private 3D Printing (Postprint)


Descriptive Note : Journal Article


Corporate Author : NATIONAL CENTER FOR DEFENSE MANUFACTURING AND MACHINING LATROBE PA YOUNGSTOWN United States


Personal Author(s) : Morris,Ed ; Gorham,Rob ; Fielding,Jennifer ; Cory,Emily F ; Jones,D K


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1035965.pdf


Report Date : 01 Sep 2016


Pagination or Media Count : 9


Abstract : America Makes is the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, a public-private partnership led by the National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM), a not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization. The vision for America Makes is to accelerate additive manufacturing (AM) innovation to enable widespread adoption by bridging the gap between basic research and technology commercialization. America Makes fosters collaboration between its more than 170 member organizations, which include large and small businesses, universities, community colleges, economic development organizations, manufacturing extension partnerships (MEPs), federal laboratories and other federal partners. Membership has grown by about 40 percent annually, and more than 60 members are small businesses.


Descriptors :   additive manufacturing , economic development , printing


Subject Categories : Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys
      Economics and Cost Analysis
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys
      Economics and Cost Analysis


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE