Manufacturing by Printing
iPrint is a key global partner in inkjet research and training in the areas of "printing" and "coating". Inkjet is an advanced manufacturing process which, in the context of Industry 4.0, will play a very important role in the future.
The applied research carried out by iPrint is multidisciplinary as it requires cutting-edge skills from various domains, notably those of mechanical engineering, chemistry and nanotechnologies.
IPrint develops research activities in all application fields, where inkjet processes are involved to make production digital and works in close cooperation with different university departments.
With its permanently installed “Inkjet Training Center”, iPrint offers hands-on practical training in inkjet engineering and chemistry on an international level.
iPrint research focus areas are:
- Packaging printing
- Digital decoration
- Direct to shape
- Biodegradable implants
- Tissue engineering
- Biomedical sensors
- Printed electronics
- 4D printing
- Selective coating