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How to Get Started with the Idea2Product Lab

The 3rd annual State of 3D Printing, 2017 study from Sculpteo reports that 90% of companies using 3D Printing consider it a competitive advantage in their strategy. 3D printing is being used during the first phases of new product development and Sculpteo predicts 55% of companies will be spending more in 3D printing services and solutions in 2017. The Idea2Product… Read More »How to Get Started with the Idea2Product Lab

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I2P Staff Presents Stepper Motor Rendering at CURC

Idea2Product staff members, Will Van Noordt and Ray Huff, participated in the ‘Celebrate Undergraduate Research and Creativity Showcase‘ (CURC). The CURC is held each April for students enrolled at CSU to showcase what they have learned from their scholarly research, scientific inquiry, and/or creative endeavors. The project presented by Van Noordt and Huff was created for their Engineering Design II… Read More »I2P Staff Presents Stepper Motor Rendering at CURC

Students from Yamagata, Japan Visit The I2P Lab

Dr. David Greene, a professor in the department of occupational therapy, focuses his teachings mainly on disabilities and scenarios related to clinical biomechanics. He has worked with CSU for about 25 years now and has a background in occupational therapy as well as anatomy and education. Dr. Greene first heard about the Idea2Product lab when he received a call from an… Read More »Students from Yamagata, Japan Visit The I2P Lab

CSU Student Uses I2P Lab for 3D Print of Spinal Fusion Model

Kyle Tallakson, Colorado State University Mechanical Engineering major, is building a 3D printed spinal fusion  in the Idea2Product lab for his Advance Additive Manufacturing Engineering, MECH 502. “The original project was to create a spinal fusion model. We took a CT scan (Computerized Tomography scan) and made it into a 3D model,” Tallakson said. Tallakson is working on the project with a team.… Read More »CSU Student Uses I2P Lab for 3D Print of Spinal Fusion Model

Converting DICOM Files to 3D Printable Object Files Workshop

Chris Geanious, Instructional Designer for Colorado State University’s, The Institute for Learning and Teaching (TILT), and Jim Wise, Idea2Product Staff Member and Colorado State University Student, taught a workshop on March 23rd on how to convert Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM) to a 3D printable format. DICOM is a standard for handling, storing, printing, and transmitting information in… Read More »Converting DICOM Files to 3D Printable Object Files Workshop

I2P 3D Scanned Foot for Custom Orthodic

Jack Lesniewski, University of Iowa, needed an accurate model of Julian Rimm, Colorado State University Masters of Biomedical Science student, leg. Rimm, age 22, was diagnosed with Periosteal-osteosarcoma, bone cancer of the distal fibula, in 2009. “I underwent chemotherapy and surgery to resect the tumor,” Rimm said. After the initial surgery to remove distal part of fibula with bone tumor, Rimm… Read More »I2P 3D Scanned Foot for Custom Orthodic

I2P’s Dr. Prawel at Fort Collins Startup Week

Fort Collins Startup Week is a free, five-day event giving entrepreneurs new opportunities. This week was sponsored by companies like Sam’s Club and Otterbox and will be welcoming the community to events for networking and workshopping. Idea2Product Director, Dr. David Prawel, spoke on a panel February 28th at The Articulate about his experience in developing inventions, prototypes and businesses in… Read More »I2P’s Dr. Prawel at Fort Collins Startup Week

Chris Geanious Uses Idea2Product lab for Hands-on Learning

Chris Geanious is an Instructional Designer for Colorado State University’s, The Institute for Learning and Teaching (TILT).Geanious has been working closely with the Idea2Product lab to enhance students learning experience by being able to have hands on learning. Geanious received a Bachelors in Forestry Management and Masters in Education with an emphasis on Curriculum and Instruction as well as Educational… Read More »Chris Geanious Uses Idea2Product lab for Hands-on Learning