Proof of Concept Center (POCC)

Proof of Concept Center (POCC)

The Proof of Concept Center comprises 1,320 square feet of wet/dry lab space and houses state of the art prototyping and fabrication equipment that facilitate development of fully functional prototypes for a wide range of industries.


Campus Address

Innovative Partnership Building (IPB)
UConn Tech Park

Mailing Address

159 Discovery Drive
Storrs, CT 06269



OMAX Protomax Waterjet

Cuts virtually any material up to 1 inch thick. 30 ksi pump pressure drives the fastest and most efficient cutting for its size


Universal Laser Systems ILS 12.150D

Dual laser platform capable of cutting and etching of many materials


Formlabs Form 2

SLA Benchtop 3D printer that uses a laser to cure solid isotropic parts from liquid photopolymer resin


Stratasys Design F370

Fusion deposition modeling 3D printer capable of creating complex, functional parts in ABS, PLA, ASA, and PC for prototyping, manufacturing jigs, fixtures and tools


Stratasys Connex350

Full color multi-material 3D printer capable of jetting multiple assembly of parts at 16 micron resolution


CNC Lathe (future)

For turning of small parts in metal, plastics, foam, and composites


CNC Machining Center (future)

3-axis machining center with tool changer. Capable of cutting metals, plastics, foams, and composites


3D Scanner and CMM probe (future)

High resolution, large envelope 3D Scan Arm to output 3D scan models to popular design software like SolidWorks, Creo, 3DS Max, Rhino, and more.