What We Do
The RIT Printing Applications Lab (PAL) is among the world’s foremost centers of applied research and innovation for the printing industry.
We facilitate print-production modernization efforts with services that include value-stream mapping, workflow automation, and machine-vision quality inspection.
Print technology selection
We design and execute experiments to support selection of printing technology and equipment, including performance evaluation and robustness testing.
Quality assurance (QA)
We create custom QA programs for companies and government organizations. We set target values and tolerances, metrology practices, and data reporting methods.
We develop certification programs for organizations that are based on relevant national and international standards.
Independent lab services
We serve as an extension to our clients’ existing lab capabilities, providing custom-ink formulation, media testing, ink-adhesion testing, and facility qualification.
Certified HP partner
We are an official partner of HP. We are one of three labs worldwide that offer the HP Indigo Media Certification Program and certified HP PANTONE ink-mixing.
HP Media Certification