The EWI Forming Center is focused on developing innovative forming processes, tooling, and equipment to increase the competitiveness of U.S. manufacturers, and strives to provide a valuable technology, knowledge, and training base for industry. Since its launch in 2012, the Center has conducted a number of innovative research projects, and has continuously grown its capabilities. In a recent review, EWI Forming Center Technical Director Hyunok Kim describes current and future research topics including the Center’s push to further expand its technical capabilities by developing an intelligent servo-controlled forming process. An overview of the Center’s 6th annual workshop Advanced Sheet Metal Forming Technology – Issues and Applications, co-hosted with The Ohio State University’s Center for Precision Forming (OSU-CPF) in October, is also provided.
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To learn more about the activities of the EWI Forming Center, contact Hyunok Kim at [email protected].