Dr. Zhao's group co-organized and presented in the "Women in 3D Printing - Pittsburgh Chapter" Meeting! Hail to PITT UPCAM and Zippers! (details inside)

Dr. Zhao co-organized "Women in 3D Printing" meeting with UPCAM (University of Pittsburgh Center for Advanced Manufacturing Center) on Mar-3-2022. Many thanks to the Wi3DP-Pittsburgh Chapter's co-ambassadors Ms. Loretta Benec & Ms. Alisha Hipwell, as well as the UPCAM program administrator Ms. Liza Allison.

In this meeting, Dr. Zhao and her research group (postdoctoral fellow Dr. Chaitanya Vallabh and PhD candidate Miss Yue Zhang) presented "In-situ Melt Pool Monitoring of Laser Powder Bed Fusion AM" and “In-situ Ultrasonic Monitoring of Vat Photopolymerization AM”. The ZIP-AM team also toured the attendees around PITT ANSYS Additive Manufacturing Lab and proudly introduced the in-house monitoring system including the STWIP (Single-camera Two-Wavelength Imaging Pyrometry) that was developed by Zippers and built on top of a commercial laser powder bed fusion printing machine.

Photos are shown in our website "Gallery\Education and Outreach" via the link https://www.zipam.pitt.edu/gallery/education-and-outreach.