Director of the Machine Tool Research Center
|College||Tickle College of Engineering|
|Center||Department of Mechanical Aerospace and Biomedical Engineering|
Tony Schmitz is one of the foremost leaders in advanced manufacturing, with a strong research portfolio focused on subtractive manufacturing, where a final product is produced by removing materials, as opposed to 3D printing where materials are added to create an object. His Machine Tool Research Center aims to help manufacturers improve their processes in a more efficient manner.