If you are an academic institute...
iPrint can count not only on very strong industry collaborations with material, equipment and device suppliers, but also on academic collaborations with other top universities in Switzerland and around the world, including EPFL, ETH, EMPA, UNIFR, AMI, HES-SO, FHNW, Politecnico di Torino, UGA, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Harvard Medical School, University of Cambridge, and more.
These systematic collaborations give iPrint early access to a higher level of science. iPrint is able to adopt new approaches and technology in TRL 2-3 and to initialize applied research projects along TRL 4-7 with industrial partners. Thus, iPrint plays a key role in the domain by accelerating the market impact of fundamental research.
If you are an academic institute and would like to access iPrint’s infrastructure, do not hesitate to contact us. We are always looking for new ways to extend the boundaries of inkjet research.
If you are a student...
The future of digital 3D printing for Industry 4.0 starts with a semester or bachelor thesis at iPrint.
Your journey can start with a Bachelor at the School of Engineering and Architecture of Fribourg is the place for you. Students of the electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, computer science and communication engineering faculties have the chance to do their projects at iPrint throughout their studies. At iPrint, the link between research and education is extremely important. The iPrint institute offers regularly student projects on Bachelor and Master level.