Bowyer, "RepRap: The replicating rapid prototyper
, " (2011).
One medical division prototyper
is encouraged to travel and work alongside inventers in the company's fabrics and industrial divisions because he is profoundly capable of noticing and transferring insights from other contexts to designing medical devices.
Previously, he was a product designer and prototyper
at Google's VR and AR division, where, at nineteen, he was one of the youngest full-time employees.
The release of the open source RepRap (self-replicating rapid prototyper
) 3-D printers has radically decreased the cost of 3-D printers (Sells et al.
She proudly displays her Master Prototyper
and Project Leader badges, which she earned in your class!
patent protection expired on one of the simplest 3-D printing techniques, a British engineering professor used a 3-D printer to print another 3-D printer, thus developing the RepRap[C] (replicating rapid prototyper
However, a 3D printer in a technology lab is not merely a product prototyper
. It can also be a great a tool for experimentation and even for designing a new process.
For example, Charles Batchelor-Edison's right hand man at the Menlo Park lab and later West Orange-began working with Edison as an assistant experimenter and a prototyper
. But over time, Batchelor rose to become someone who could envision new concepts with great clarity, and he could motivate others to consistently push the boundaries of their thinking.
It was started in 2012 by Mutlu Isik, an accomplished UX designer and prototyper