National Center for Additive Manufacturing Excellence (NCAME)

Research & Standardization

NCAME directs and conducts research in several additive manufacturing (AM) thrust areas of immediate importance to industry and standardization communities

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Public-Private Partnership

NCAME currently consists of 40+ members from industry (aerospace, biomedical, defense, nuclear, and automotive sectors), government, academia, and non-profit organizations/societies) For more information contact the center director

 

Education and Training

NCAME aims to properly train and educate the next wave of additive manufacturing (AM) specialists, researchers, technicians, end-users, innovators, and more

We aim to guide multi-disciplinary research and foster effective collaborations amongst industry, government, academia, and non-profit organizations for ensuring a coordinated, global effort for rapidly closing standards and workforce development gaps in additive manufacturing.



Latest News

Intricate cubes produced by Auburn University's National Center for Additive Manufacturing Excellence

Auburn’s Expansive Additive Manufacturing Centers

The research and development covered under the new contract is part of NASA’s Rapid Analysis and Manufacturing Propulsion Technology (RAMPT) project.

NASA awards $5.2 million contract to Auburn University's National Center for Additive Manufacturing Excellence

Auburn University mechanical engineering doctoral students view a 3-D model with Nima Shamsaei (right), director of the National Center for Additive Manufacturing Excellence.

Auburn-led effort awarded $1.2M to create additive manufacturing standards