Eliana Fu, PhD
Eliana Fu, PhD
Industry Manager: Aerospace & Medical
Eliana is Industry Manager, Aerospace & Medical for Trumpf USA. She is an enthusiastic advocate for Additive Manufacturing with a strong background in Traditional Manufacturing. With a Master’s degree and PhD in Materials Science and Engineering from Imperial College, University of London, one of her specialties is traditional manufacturing of titanium, having spent 8 years as R & D Services Engineer at Titanium Metals (TIMET). She also had work experience at Firth Rixson and TWI Ltd (UK). She has spent the last few years working in space flight industry at SpaceX and more recently with Relativity Space. Here, as Senior Engineer: Additive Technologies, she immersed herself fully into 3D printing and Additive Manufacturing. She is currently the ASTM F42 Additive Manufacturing, sub-committee “Spaceflight” F42.07.02 Acting Chair as well as participating as an advisor on Mayor of Los Angeles Eric Garcetti’s committee on Advanced Manufacturing. She is also co-ambassador for the Los Angeles chapter of Women in 3D Printing, a STEM volunteer for USC Viterbi School’s K12 STEM program and regularly participates in other educational STEM outreach programs. Eliana’s specialties include Traditional Manufacturing, Additive Manufacturing, Supplier Quality and Raw Material Specifications. She also completed MITxPro certificates in Additive Manufacturing for Innovative Design and Production (2019) and Leadership Principles for Scientists, Engineers and Researchers (2020).