Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing

Bespoke manufacturing by design and on-demand is the ultimate goal for various fields ranging from biomaterials to structural materials. Today, additive manufacturing is a quick-moving, interdisciplinary research field. In this collection, we highlight some of the experimental and theoretical work around this topic published in Nature Communications. Discover the latest research on printing methods, devices, materials development and on advancing the printing process and post-process modifications.

Blue 3D printed polyhedron in front of blurry background

Recent progress in materials and printing methods

Bioprinting and device fabrication

Modulating materials properties using 3D printing

Insights into 3D printing processes and post-processing