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9. THREE DIMENSIONAL (3D) PRINTING 3D printing is achieved using an additive process, where successive layers of material are laid down in different shapes. A materials printer usually performs 3D printing processes using digital technology and varied materials. A process of making a three-dimensional solid object of virtually any shape from a digital model. Skills and Knowledge for Three Dimensional (3D) Printing Bioprinting Business modeling CADD Chemistry Data Logistics Manufacturing Materials science Mechanical engineering Nanotechnology Platform design Software design Supply chain management (distribution) ┬ęCopyright North Central Texas InterLink, Inc. All rights reserved 13