Chuck Hull

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Birthday
12, 1939
Birthplace
Colorado
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
12, 1939 (age 79)
Birthplace
Colorado

About

Prolific inventor and businessman known for creating the process known as stereolithography, or 3D printing. He co-founded of the 3D printer manufacturing company 3D Systems and holds more than 60 unique patents.

Before Fame

He graduated from Central High School in Grand Junction, Colorado and earned a degree in Engineering Physics from the University of Colorado in 1961.

Trivia

In 2014, he received the European Inventor Award in the Non-European countries category and was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame the same year.

Family Life

He married a woman named Anntionette and has two children.

Associated With

He and James Fergason, creator of the LCD screen, are both members of the National Inventors Hall of Fame.