The Reality of Desktop 3D Printing

From 2009 to 2016, a hype bubble built up around the concept of 3D Printing in every home. This bubble burst in 2016 and applications of real user started to become more visible. I will talk about what 3D Printing was perceived to be versus what it is, how 3D Printing can be useful in support of hardware projects and how open source is key to that development.

Location: Binns Room Date: 11-04-2017 Time: 9:20 am - 9:50 am Matthew-Gorton Matthew Gorton