Dr. Ola Harrysson is Professor and Fitts Faculty Fellow in Biomedical Manufacturing and Co-Director of the Center for Additive Manufacturing and Logistics, for the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at North Carolina State University.
Dr. Harrysson has been involved in Additive Manufacturing research since 1996 and acquired the worlds first Electron Beam Melting machine by Arcam in 2003. The Center for Additive Manufacturing and Logistics is heavily involved in direct metal powder bed AM development and finishing of metal AM components. The research team has over a decade of experience with new material development as well as custom design and fabrication of medical and industrial components. Dr. Harrysson is also the co-founder and president of Sindre Metals, a research company developing amorphous metals for AM.