Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
National University of Singapore, Singapore
Dr. Ian Gibson is AssociateProfessor in the Department Mechanical Engineering at the National University of Singapore. He specialises in manufacturing technology, in particular Additive Manufacturing where he is a world-renowned expert with a number of research innovations and initiatives to his name. Most recently, he co-authored the book ‘Additive Manufacturing: from Rapid Prototyping to Direct Digital Manufacturing’ published ny Springer in 2009. He has been involved in design for the Shell Eco-marathon for a number of years where student groups from NUS have been very successful in the Urban Concept category.
In automotive he is particularly interested in design methodologies and low energy vehicles.