Innovations in AM forum Rapid.Tech 3D 2024

AME – The Next Level of Electronics Manufacturing

J.A.M.E.S GmbH presents what 3D printed electronics is and what applications there are. As well as the advantages and what the technological status is. Finally, what challenges currently exist and how they are tackling them.

This presentation delves into the transformative realm of 3D printed electronics, elucidating its essence, applications, benefits, and challenges. Initially, it defines 3D printed electronics as the fusion of additive manufacturing and electronics manufacturing, enabling the direct integration of circuitry into three-dimensional objects.
Exploring applications, the presentation showcases some examples across various sectors.
Examining benefits, it highlights advantages such as rapid prototyping, reduced material waste, and intricate design capabilities. However, it also addresses challenges such as limited material selection, resolution constraints, and conductivity issues.
Lastly, strategies to overcome these challenges are discussed, emphasizing ongoing research into novel materials, advanced printing techniques, and collaborative interdisciplinary approaches. By harnessing innovation and cross-disciplinary collaboration, the barriers to widespread adoption can be surmounted, paving the way for a future where 3D printed electronics revolutionize product design, manufacturing, and functionality.

Speakers (1)

Alexandre Schäfer

Alexandre Schäfer

Head of Marketing & Sales