EMS Support

EMS support for the students, staff, and faculty includes instruction of various sorts: learning to use appropriate software in the instructional classroom, on-line and in person safety training, and supervising hands-on use of the machines in the shop. 

Arrange with EMS staff to use G471 SC instructional classroom where there is software to create files for the 3D printers and water jet.

These video tutorials were prepared by the staff of the Engineering Electronics Shop.

Other training videos:

Studio Art Safety Procedures, 2013 (Requires ICON login). These training modules were prepared by the Environmental Health & Safety unit at the UI. The Jewelry and Metalsmithing unit covers safety procedures for using hand tools, grinders, sanders, band saw, lathes and mills, drill presses, soldering, rolling mills, shears, and more.

Employment and Experience

EMS hires students that can:

  • Weld
  • Mill
  • Do lathe cutting
  • Do water jet cutting
  • Use 3D computer design software
  • Use 3D computer scanner
  • Do 3D printing
  • Teach other students


EMS supports researchers in the college and across campus by consulting on projects and making prototypes and working equipment.

Completed Projects and More

EMS This Week highlights new equipment in the shop and projects produced there.