Northwestern University Robert R. McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science

Advanced Manufacturing Processes Laboratory


We at AMPL specialize in advanced materials processing at both the macro- and micro-scales. As a result, we have developed our own systems and equipment that range in application from microscale laser machining to large, industry-scale sheet metal stamping.

For more information about our specific Facilities, please see the links below:

Additive Manufacturing

Computational Resources

Data Sensing and Acquisition Systems

Forming Facilities

Laser Micro-machining System

Laser Surface Texturing System


Metrology Instruments

Microforming Facilities

Power Supply