About Us

The overarching vision for the Center for Rapid Automated Fabrication Technologies (CRAFT) is to develop the science and engineering needed for rapid automated fabrication of objects of various size out of a variety of materials including polymers, metals and alloys, ceramics and composites such as concrete at various sizes ranging from meso-scale to mega-scale objects. Application areas for CRAFT technologies are diversified and include fields such as biomedical, automotive, space industry, and building construction industry.

behrokhBehrokh Khoshnevis

Director, CRAFT Professor Industrial & Systems Engineering Civil & Environmental Engineering Webpage: http://www.bkhoshnevis.com/

Dr. Khoshnevis’s Team



Omid Davtalab

Ali Kazemian

Amir Mansouri

Hadis Nouri

Matthew Petros

Payman Torabi

Xiao Yuan

Behnam Zahiri

Babak Zareiyan

Jing Zhang

chenYong Chen

Associate Professor Industrial & Systems Engineering
Webpage: www-bcf.usc.edu/~yongchen

Dr. Chen’s Team



Dongping Deng

Pu Huang

Yongqiang Li

Yayue Pan

Xuan Song

Kai Xu

Past PhD Students