• Additive manufacturing costing parameter sensitivity 

      Van der Merwe, Hendrik Lodewyk (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2019-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Additive manufacturing (AM) offers a perfect solution for the development and manufacturing of many products, but the burning issue is to determine which products should be manufactured in such a way? ...
    • Additive manufacturing for sustainable custom-designed implants 

      Booysen, G. J.; Van Der Merwe, A. F.; De Beer, D. J. (Southern African Institute for Industrial Engineering, 2019)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Additive manufacturing (AM) has proven to be an attractive alternative manufacturing process compared with subtractive manufacturing (SM). Additive manufacturing has many advantages, such as mass ...
    • Developing a patient-specific maxillary implant using additive manufacturing and design 

      Booysen, G. J.; Van der Merwe, A.; De Beer, D.; Van den Heever, C.; Els, J. (Faculty of Engineering, Department of Industrial Engineering, Stellenbosch University, 2016)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Maxillectomy is the surgical removal or resection of the maxilla or upper jaw bone. A total or partial maxillectomy can be performed depending on how far the tumour has spread. This paper will discuss ...