Prototyping, Validation and Verification Laboratory Where imagination becomes Reality! “It’s fun to imagine the impossible”, Walt Disney The Prototyping Facility, or more properly the Prototyping, Validation and Verification Facility founded in 2016 is headed by Dr. Daryush ILA and run by Dr. Carla Padilla. The facility provides space, equipment and technical expertise to inventors both inside and outside of the university. The well-equipped facility has a vast variety of equipment, supplies and capabilities, including additive manufacturing, electrical work, lasers and optics, mechanical shop, glass working, environmental testing and monitoring equipment, and biomedical device creation capabilities. ©2017 THE RESEARCH & TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER OFFICE | FAYETTEVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY PAGE 26 Centers and Facilities