Skills and Education for Additive Manufacturing: A Review of Emerging Issues

  title={Skills and Education for Additive Manufacturing: A Review of Emerging Issues},
  author={M{\'e}lanie Despeisse and Tim Minshall},
The recent advances in digital technologies and in additive manufacturing (AM) in particular are revolutionising our industrial landscape. These changes require new engineering and management skills to exploit fully and sustainably the benefits offered by these advanced technologies. The current talent shortage calls for new education programmes to deliver a skilled, capable and adaptable workforce. Existing courses on design, engineering and management related to production and manufacturing… Expand
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