CarterCarter Keough is a research assistant in the Center for Additive Manufacturing and Logistics at NCSU. She is currently pursuing a PhD with the Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at NCSU, where she also obtained her Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering in the spring of 2014. Her interests include the many facets of manufacturing, specifically the various additive manufacturing (3D printing) processes. Currently she is researching the effects of vaporized acetone on 3D printed parts and developing technologies to finish near net shape parts using CNC-RP.