Generic placeholder image

Current Materials Science


ISSN (Print): 2666-1454
ISSN (Online): 2666-1462

Mini-Review Article

A State-of-the-art Bibliometric Analysis for Additive Manufacturing

Author(s): Amit Kumar Patil and Gunjan Soni*

Volume 14, Issue 1, 2021

Published on: 28 February, 2020

Page: [4 - 12] Pages: 9

DOI: 10.2174/2666145413666200228115255

Price: $65


Objective: This paper represents a bibliometric analysis of additive manufacturing throughout the history. In this paper, major statistical insights regarding the publications associated with additive manufacturing are presented. These insights are categorized on the basis of authors, publication source titles, country, document types, research areas, etc.

Results: This study differentiates crucial research fields, critical journals, and significant authors that have contributed to the field of additive manufacturing and 3D printing.

Conclusion: This overview can guide researchers in exploring literature related to additive manufacturing and 3D printing in a meaningful direction. Moreover, some future aspects regarding additive manufacturing are also discussed in the conclusion.

Keywords: Bibliometric analysis, bioengineering, freeform fabrication, 3D printing, additive manufacturing, cellular structures.

Graphical Abstract
Gibson I, Rosen D, Stucker B, Eds. Additive Manufacturing Technologies: 3D Printing. Rapid Prototyping, and Direct Digital Manufacturing 2nd Ed 2015.
Bourel D, Beaman J, Leu M, Rosen D. RAPID History of AM and 2009 Roadmap. RapidTech 2009: US-TURKEY Workshop on Rapid Technologies.
du Plessis A, Broeckhoven C, Yadroitsava I, et al. Beautiful and functional: a review of biomimetic design in additive manufacturing. Addit Manuf 2019; 27: 408-27.
Ahmed N. Direct metal fabrication in rapid prototyping: a review. J Manuf Process 2019; 42: 167-91.
Berman B. 3-D printing: the new industrial revolution. Bus Horiz 2012; 55: 155-62.
Urhal P, Weightman A, Diver C, Bartolo P. Robot assisted additive manufacturing: a review. Robot Comput-Integr Manuf 2019; 59: 335-45.
Vaezi M, Seitz H, Yang S. A review on 3D micro-additive manufacturing technologies. Int J Adv Manuf Technol 2013; 67: 1721-54.
Frazier WE. Metal additive manufacturing: a review. J Mater Eng Perform 2014; 23: 1917-28.
Gu DD, Meiners W, Wissenbach K. Laser additive manufacturing of metallic components: materials, processes and mechanisms Laser additive manufacturing of metallic components: materials, processes and mechanisms. Int Mater Rev 2017; 57: 133-64.
Murr LE, Gaytan SM, Ramirez DA, et al. Metal fabrication by additive manufacturing using laser and electron beam melting technologies. J Mater Sci Technol 2012; 28: 1-14.
Melchels FPW, Domingos MAN, Klein TJ, Malda J, Bartolo PJ, Hutmacher DW. Additive manufacturing of tissues and organs. Prog Polym Sci 2012; 37: 1079-104.
Murphy SV, Atala A. 3D bioprinting of tissues and organs. Nat Biotechnol 2014; 32(8): 773-85.
[ PMID: 25093879]
Wang X, Xu S, Zhou S, et al. Topological design and additive manufacturing of porous metals for bone scaffolds and orthopaedic implants: a review. Biomaterials 2016; 83: 127-41.
[ PMID: 26773669]
Culmone C, Smit G, Breedveld P. Additive manufacturing of medical instruments: a state-of-the-art review. Additive Manufacturing 2019; 27: 461-73.
Nazir A, Abate KM, Kumar A, Jeng J-Y. A state-of-the-art review on types, design, optimization, and additive manufacturing of cellular structures. Int J Adv Manuf Technol 2019.

Rights & Permissions Print Export Cite as
© 2022 Bentham Science Publishers | Privacy Policy