Additive manufacturing processes

Upon completion of the module, students will have the basic knowledge of materials and equipment in the field of additive manufacturing processes and and will be able to apply these processes in product development (rapid prototyping), rapid tooling and product manufacturing (rapid manufacturing).

  •     Lecturer: Prof. Dr.-Ing. H. Seitz, A. Riess M.Sc.
  •     Type of teaching: 2 SWS lecture, 1 SWS seminar, 1 SWS practical course
  •     Credit points: 6
  •     Date of the module: Winter semester
  •     Module number: 21251
  •     Lecture Announcement: Additive Manufacturing Processes

Assignment to Curricula:

  • Elective module for students of the master programs Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics and Biomedical Engineering (1st or 3rd semester)


  •  Characteristics of additive manufacturing processes
  •     Processes and materials
  •     Downstream processes
  •     Fields of application
  •     Additive manufacturing processes in medical technology