Episode 109

Eliana Fu


For our 109th episode, we had the opportunity to chat with Eliana Fu. Eliana is an Industry Manager of Aerospace and Medical at the Trumpf Laser Technology Center. She talks about what inspired her to pursue metallurgy along with her experience and understanding of both sides of the materials supply chain through her time at TWI and TIMET. We also talk about her involvement in Women in 3D Printing and how the organization has been impactful to the additive industry. Check out the content from our conversation. If you have an interest for 3D Printing or just want to connect with additive minded people, head over to Women in 3D Printing and check out all that they have to offer!


Episode Summary:
0:00 - Introduction 1:45 - Eliana's career overview 5:14 - Metallurgy inspirations 8:22 - Experience as a supplier in metallurgy supply chain 12:14 - Role at TIMET 15:53 - Experience as an end-user in metallurgy supply chain 22:30 - Transition to Trumpf 26:03 - Overview of Trumpf 32:24 - Takeaway from career so far 35:04 - Involvement in Women in 3D Printing 39:08 - TIPE Conference