Jeff Blanford, a Solution Architect at Morf3D, assists strategic partners and customers across industries to translate advanced digital manufacturing technology into tangible value.

Blanford has over 10 years of experience developing state-of-the-art design and analysis solutions for composite and metallic aerospace systems. Early in his career, he performed as a structural analyst at Belcan Corporation supporting GE Aviation’s commercial and military turbine engine programs Then, as a senior application engineer at Siemens Digital Industries Software, he provided customers across the A&D industry with expertise in Additive Manufacturing (AM) and Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) software solutions, delivering technical demonstrations, proof-of-concept projects, customer enablement, and product development guidance in the areas of structural analysis, generative design for AM, and AM build preparation and simulation.

Blanford earned an MBA from the University of Cincinnati and a bachelor’s degree in aeronautical and astronautical engineering from the Ohio State University.