Direct Ink Write Process

Lead Faculty Researcher: Jennifer Lewis, MatSE, Illinois
Lead Faculty Researcher:
Jennifer Lewis, MatSE, Illinois

Established rapid patterning process using pressure driven microfluidic deposition nozzle with concentrated inks composed of metallic nanoparticles, sol-gel oxides, or polymers to create complex planar and 3D structures.  Current research focuses on creating inks suitable for micro-patterning electrically transparent and ionically conducting oxides for applications in photonics, sensors, displays and fuel cells. 

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