Research Topics

  • Additive manufacturing/3D printing
  • Advanced materials
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Automation and robotics
  • Data analytics
  • Digital manufacturing
  • Manufacturing monitoring prognosis and diagnostics
  • Manufacturing processes
  • Mechanical design
  • Nanotechnology
  • Tissue engineering

The Additive Manufacturing-Integrated Product Realization Laboratory focuses on studying how material-forming processes existing in nature can be utilized to enable next-generation additive manufacturing technologies.


 

Research Team

Xuan Song

Xuan Song, PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute;
Director, Additive Manufacturing-Integrated Product Realization Laboratory;
Assistant Professor, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Xuan Song is an assistant professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering and director of the Additive Manufacturing-Integrated Product Realization Laboratory (AMPRL).

News

Wastepaper Recycling

UI engineers receive nearly $1 million to develop new methods to recycle paper into fiber reinforced plastic

Engineers at the University of Iowa are working to enhance the process of turning wastepaper into high-value fiber reinforced plastic (FRP).
Levi Kirby AMPRL Research

Critical research continues at the Iowa Technology Institute

While University of Iowa campus activities have largely gone virtual in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, research at the Iowa Technology Institute (ITI) is among the critical functions approved to proceed in person.
Xuan Song

Xuan Song

Director, Additive Manufacturing-Integrated Product Realization Laboratory

Assistant professor of industrial and systems engineering

  (319) 335-6071

  xuan-song@uiowa.edu

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