Robotic Additive Manufacturing Path Planning via HPC

Period of Performance: 04/10/2017 - 04/09/2019

$960K

Phase 2 SBIR

Recipient Firm

Tucker Innovations
8525 Broxburn Lane Array
Waxhaw, NC 28173
Firm POC, Principal Investigator

Abstract

Robots can drop pieces of plastic or metal in a pattern to build something but new software is needed to make the path the robot needs to follow. This work will build software that runs on high performance computers to determine the correct printing paths for the robots.