Journal of 3D Printing and Applications

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3D Printing and Applications-Additive manufacturing Industry 4.0 Industrial Robotics
-Tom Vaneker


University of Twente

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Tom Vaneker


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Additive manufacturing Industry 4.0 Industrial Robotics



  1. Wits, W. W., Carmignato, S., Zanini, F., & Vaneker, T. H. J. (2016). Porosity testing methods for the quality assessment of selective laser melted parts. CIRP annals : manufacturing technology, 65(1), 201-204. DOI: 10.1016/j.cirp.2016.04.054
  2. Tompson, M. K., Moroni, G., Vaneker, T. H. J., Fadel, G., Campbell, I., Gibson, I., ... Martina, F. (2016). Design for Additive Manufacturing: Trends, opportunities, considerations, and constraints. CIRP annals : manufacturing technology, 65(2), 737-760. DOI: 10.1016/j.cirp.2016.05.004
  3. Essers, M. S., & Vaneker, T. H. J. (2016). Design of a decentralized modular architecture for flexible and extensible production systems. Mechatronics, 34, 160-169. DOI: 10.1016/j.mechatronics.2015.08.009
  4. Vaneker, T. H. J., & van Diepen, T. (2016). Design Support for Maintenance Tasks using TRIZ. Procedia CIRP, 39, 67-72. DOI: 10.1016/j.procir.2016.01.167
  5. Belski, I., Livotov, P., & Vaneker, T. H. J. (2016). Structured Innovation with TRIZ in Science and Industry - Creating Value for Customers and Society. Procedia CIRP, 39, 1-2. DOI: 10.1016/j.procir.2016.01.033
  6. Chechurin, L. S., Wits, W. W., Bakker, H. M., & Vaneker, T. H. J. (2015). Introducing Trimming and Function Ranking to SolidWorks based on Function Analysis. Procedia engineering, 131, 184-193. DOI: 10.1016/j.proeng.2015.12.370
  7. Essers, M. S., & Vaneker, T. H. J. (2014). Evaluating a Prototype Approach to Validating a DDS-based System Architecture for Automated Manufacturing Environments. Procedia CIRP, 25, 385-392. DOI: 10.1016/j.procir.2014.10.053
  8. Essers, M. S., & Vaneker, T. H. J. (2014). Evaluating a Data Distribution Service System for Dynamic Manufacturing Environments: A Case Study. Procedia technology, 15, 622-631. DOI: 10.1016/j.protcy.2014.09.023
  9. Budding, A., Vaneker, T. H. J., & Winnubst, A. J. A. (2013). Open Source Powder based Rapid Prototyping Machine for Ceramics. Procedia CIRP, 6, 533-538. DOI: 10.1016/j.procir.2013.03.101
  10. Budding, A., & Vaneker, T. H. J. (2013). New Strategies for Powder Compaction in Powder-based Rapid Prototyping Techniques. Procedia CIRP, 6, 527-532. DOI: 10.1016/j.procir.2013.03.100