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Dr. Marc Vetterli

Dr. Marc Vetterli

Dr. Marc Vetterli
ZHAW School of Management and Law
Center for International Industrial Solutions
Theaterstrasse 17
8400 Winterthur

+41 (0) 58 934 68 21

Personal profile

Position at the ZHAW

Senior Project Manager / Research Associate

Expertise and research interests

- Additive Manufacturing: deep process and materials knowledge, strong design4AM understanding to leverage AM's potential in the industry
- R&D Engineer with 8+ years' experience in process optimization within various technical fields of Materials Science
- Delivered meaningful and applicable results in academic, start-up and international industrial environments
- Experience in working with multidisciplinary and multicultural teams to deliver the best outcome and provide creative solutions

Educational background

2019 - Mechanical and Process Engineering - Dr. Sc. ETH Zurich
2010 - Materials Science and Engineering - MSc ETH Zurich
2008 - Materials Science and Engineering - BSc EPF Lausanne

Professional milestones

- inspire AG icams: R&D Engineer and Project Manager
- greenTEG AG: R&D Intern & Engineer
- Bayer International SA: Marketing Representative PUR Systems


Publications before appointment at the ZHAW

Journal Articles

— M. Makowska, S. Pfeiffer, N. Casati, K. Florio, M. Vetterli, K. Wegener, T. Graule, H.van Swygenhoven (2019) Pre-processing of hematite-doped alumina granules for Selective Laser Melting, 45(14):17014-17022
— V.K. Rastogi, B. Jiang, P.N. Sturzenegger, U.T.Gonzenbach, M. Vetterli, G. Blugan, J. Kuebler (2019) A processing route for dip-coating and characterization of multi-structured ceramic foam, In Press
— F. Sillani, R.G. Kleijnen, M. Vetterli, M. Schmid, K. Wegener (2019) Selective laser sintering and multi jet fusion: Process-induced modification of the raw materials and analyses of parts performance, 27:32-41
— M. Vetterli, M. Schmid, W. Knapp, K. Wegener (2017) New horizons in selective laser sintering surface roughness characterization, Surface Topography: Metrology and Properties, 5(4):045007
— B. Gurdial, S. Claudia, M. Vetterli, E. Bruno, D. Roland, B. Peter, K. Jakob (2017) Performance of lightweight coated oxide ceramic composites for industrial high speed wood cutting tools: A step closer to market, 43(12):8735–8742
— Schmid, R. Kleijnen, M. Vetterli, K. Wegener (2017) Influence of the Origin of Polyamide 12 Powder on the Laser Sintering Process and Laser Sintered Parts, Applied Science, 7:462
— M. Vetterli, R. Tavangar, L.Weber, A. Kelly (2011) Influence of the elastic properties of the phases on the coefficient of thermal expansion of a metal matrix composite, Scr. Materialia, 64(2): 153-156 (Bachelor Project)

Conference Proceedings (peer-reviewed)

— M. Vetterli, M. Schmid, K. Wegener (2014) Comprehensive Investigation of Surface Characterization Methods for Laser Sintered Parts, Fraunhofer Direct Digital Manufacturing Conference, 1–6
— M. Vetterli, M. Schmid, T. Durand, S. Harke, K. Wegener (2015) Improving Energy Efficiency of Car Climate Control with SLS, Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium, 1700–1708, Austin, USA
— M. Vetterli, R. Schmid, M. Schmid, T. Durand, S. Harke, K.Wegener (2016) Autoklima Optimierung mittels SLS / Improving Car Climate Control with SLS, C. H. Verlag, editor, Rapid.Tech, 370–379, Muenchen, Germany.
— M. Vetterli, R. Kleijnen, M. Schmid, K. Wegener (2018) Process impact of elliptic smoothness and powder shape factors on additive manufacturing with laser sintering, S. of Plastics Engineers, editor, Annual Technical Conference of the Society of Plastics Engineers, USA
— E. Forbes, J-P. O’Shea, M. Vetterli and G.V. Franks (2011) Design of a pilot-scale thickener column for evaluating temperature controlled flocculation/dispersion, Chemeca , 494—505 (Master Thesis)