15-294-A1 Rapid Prototyping Technologies Fall 2018

  Dates: Section A1: 8/28/2018 to 10/16/2018
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 10, and 11

Also visit the IDeATe Gallery for more cool stuff.


Professor: Dave Touretzky.
Office: GHC 9013. Drop by any evening.
Phone: 412-268-7561.
TA: Amy Coronado, acoronad@andrew.cmu.edu
Office hours: TBA.
TA: Ted Kern, tkern@andrew.cmu.edu
Office hours: TBA.
TA: Fan Yan, fyan1@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