Director, Application Innovation Group
Specialties:Medical Devices, Direct Metal Printing
Jeph Ruppert is a director with 3D Systems’ Application Innovation Group (AIG) – a team comprised of engineers, designers and technicians that collaborates with the company’s customers to architect bespoke additive manufacturing solutions and applications. Renowned for his expertise in process control, validation and characterization using metal AM within the medical device and other critical application industries, Jeph has supported the manufacture of more than 2 million medical devices to date and more than 100 customer 510(k) and CE marks. He is a key contributor to regulatory organizations, providing guidance which is helping to shape industry standards.
Featured Webinar on Metal AM Certified PartsWatch the on demand webinar to see Jeph share a mixture of expertise and solutions of how to introduce metal additive manufactuing as a validated process for certified parts.
Contributor to SMEJeph shared insights via SME.org sharing examples of where aerospace technology is headed through additive manufacturing.
Additive Manufacturing Podcast FeatureIn an episode of PowderHeads presented by Carpenter Additive, Jeph speaks to his journey through this industry.
3D Systems and America Makes Demonstrate Utility of Additive Manufacturing for Crisis Response Infrastructure
At 3D Systems, we are focused on solving hard manufacturing problems with additive manufacturing solutions. We are focused on delivering solutions to high criticality applications. We believe that that the solution needs to be bespoke to the application journey as well as our customers’ journey in additive. What makes us unique is that we are not only a supplier of material, software, hardware, and services but we are key users as well. We live and breathe in the same industries and applications as our customers, allowing us to truly partner with them, remove risk and improve ROI.—Jeph Ruppert, Director, Application Innovation Group, 3D Systems