Sunday, January 4, 2015

A video, produced by ASME, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, featuring Engineering professor and research Ibrahim Ozbolat on organ printing, has been recognized as the third most viewed video during 2014.


Ozbolat, assistant professor of mechanical and industrial engineering and co-director of the Advanced Manufacturing Technology Group in the Center for Computer-Aided Design, has been 3D printing living structures with bio-ink. In the video, he discusses the challenges of organ printing, a revolutionary technology for saving human lives.

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ASME is a not-for-profit membership organization that enables collaboration, knowledge sharing, career enrichment, and skills development across all engineering disciplines, toward a goal of helping the global engineering community develop solutions to benefit lives and livelihoods. Founded in 1880 by a small group of leading industrialists, ASME has grown through the decades to include more than 140,000 members in 151 countries. Thirty-thousand of these members are students.