Prof. Woo Soo Kim's Research Lab

The SFU Additive Manufacturing Laboratory, led by Professor Woo Soo Kim, is a research group within the School of Mechatronic Systems Engineering at Simon Fraser University. Their focus is on Additive Design Engineering & Technology Development for Additive Manufacturing and 3D integration. The lab's research projects address a wide range of engineering challenges across various applications, including Sensing robotics, e-Health, Agritech, and Internet-of-Things.


At our research lab, our focus lies at the forefront of technological innovation, with a core competency in advancing the fields of 3D printing, 3D architecture, and 3D printed sensors. We are committed to harnessing the immense potential of these cutting-edge technologies and applying them to engineering applications that benefit humanity, our planet, and beyond. With a multidisciplinary approach, our lab is dedicated to pushing the boundaries of what is possible, fostering a future where 3D printing and its applications pave the way for groundbreaking advancements in engineering, agritech, benefiting humans, and our planet.

1. Advanced 3D Printing:

We are committed to pushing the boundaries of 3D printing by exploring innovative techniques, materials, and processes. Our aim is to develop cutting-edge solutions that enhance the efficiency, precision, and versatility of 3D printing technology.


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2. Sensing Robots:

We are actively engaged in the development of sensing robots, which leverage advanced sensing technologies to enhance their perception, navigation, and interaction capabilities. These robots are designed to operate in complex and dynamic environments through human-robot interaction. 


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3. Agritech:

Our research extends to the field of agritech, where we apply our expertise to develop Precision Agritech solutions that address the challenges faced by the agricultural industry. We strive to improve agricultural processes, optimize resource utilization, and promote sustainable farming practices.


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Presented below is a comprehensive compilation of our publication list, illustrating the culmination of our research efforts and the noteworthy outcomes achieved through our projects.

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