From Architectured Materials to the Development of Large-scale Additive Manufacturing

Justin Dirrenberger

Abstract


Architectured materials are a rising class of materials that bring new possibilities in terms of functional properties, filling the gaps and pushing the limits of Ashby’s materials performance maps [1]. Capitalizing on the concepts of architectured materials, explorations of the potential applications of large-scale 3D printing techniques to civil engineering structures were recently implemented in the DEMOCRITE project.


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Architectured materials

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7480/ngb.3.1.1556