Roland Spiegelhalder as a Product Manager AM within the Trumpf Group is responsible for the metal powder bed and metal deposition product lines.
He has over seven years of experience in powder bed fusion AM technology. As a R&D Engineer at TRUMPF he has been awarded a patent for metal additive manufacturing scan strategies, with several others patents pending. His education includes BS and MS in Aeronautic and Rocket Science, which he earned at the University of Stuttgart Germany, respectively.During his studies he achieved setting up a world altitude record for amateur rockets with his student group HyEnD. His master thesis examined metal AM structural components, which he completed in coordination with the car manufacturer PORSCHE.As a Project Engineer, he has been responsible for international customer projects, serving as technical sub-project manager for the TruPrint 5000 product line and process development.