15-294-A1 Rapid Prototyping Technologies Fall 2017

  Dates: Section A1: 8/28/2017 to 10/16/2017
Location: Hunt Library Physical Computing Lab (basement, room A10)


Lecture Schedule

Piazza page

Autolab page

Student Project Galleries 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, and 10

Also visit the IDeATe Gallery for more cool stuff.


Professor: Dave Touretzky.
Office: GHC 9013. Drop by any evening.
Phone: 412-268-7561.
TA: Aijin Wang, aijinw@andrew.cmu.edu
Office hours: TBA.
TA: Varun Gadh, vgadh@andrew.cmu.edu
Office hours: TBA.
IDeATe Lending Booth: x8-6050

Handouts / Assignments


15-294 Resources (options for coloring DXF files; miscellaneous)

IDeATe Resources site: info about equipment, courses, policies, and more.

SolidWorks 2017 Essential Training at Lynda.com; log in here.

my.nvbots.com 3D printer portal.

Recommended Books:

Fabricated: The New World of 3D Printing, by Hod Lipson and Melba Kurman. John Wiley, 2013.

An in-depth look at current technology and the future of 3D printing.

3D Printing: The Next Industrial Revolution, by Christopher Barnatt, 2013.

History of 3D printing and a comprehensive survey of 3D printing technologies and companies.

Safety Information

Web Sites Particularly Relevant To This Course:

General 3D Printing News:

Dave Touretzky
Last modified: Mon Apr 10 00:17:55 EDT 2017