ERIC Number: EJ443143
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Technology Allows Engineers to Make Solid Objects from Computer Designs.
Wheeler, David L.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v38 n29 pA6-7 Mar 25 1992
Computer operators using the technique of three-dimensional printing or rapid prototyping may soon be able to sculpt an object on the screen and within minutes, have a paper, plastic, or ceramic version of the object in hand. The process uses the principle that physical objects can be created in layers. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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