Pitt Engineers Receive $503,000 NSF Grant to Study How Aluminum Alloy Microstructures Form in Real Time

By Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh Research will utilize Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s unique Dynamic Transmission Electron Microscope PITTSBURGH (July 21, 2016) … A grant from the National Science Foundation will enable researchers at the University of Pittsburgh to utilize a one-of-a-kind transmission Read More »

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Columbia Engineering Researchers Use Acoustic Voxels to Embed Sound with Data

By Holly Evarts | Columbia | Engineering Columbia Engineering Professor Changxi Zheng’s new approach could lead to better tagging and coding, leveraging 3D printing of complex geometries New York — July 18, 2016 — Columbia Engineering researchers, working with colleagues at Disney Research and MIT, Read More »

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America Makes Awards $8 Million to UDRI for Additive Manufacturing R&D to Support Air Force Efforts Toward Safe, More Efficient Sustainment

  July 15, 2016 –The University of Dayton Research Institute has been awarded $8 million from America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, to lead a national program that will use additive manufacturing to help the Air Force more efficiently and affordably sustain aging Read More »

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ADAPT Additive Manufacturing Consortium Shares Progress, Receives Commitment for First Membership

New equipment, funding, member commitment, R&D marks productive six months of consortium work GOLDEN, CO, June 23, 2016 — ADAPT, the Alliance for the Development of Additive Processing Technologies, a research consortium focused on developing technologies to accelerate the certification and qualification of 3D printed Read More »

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SME Announces Winners of the 2016 SkillsUSA Additive Manufacturing Competition

By SME DEARBORN, Mich., July 5, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – SME, working with Stratasys, sponsored a student additive manufacturing competition at the 52nd annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Kentucky, June 21-23. The students were evaluated on their abilities and knowledge of additive manufacturing/3D Read More »

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Nanoscribe – Successful User Meeting in Harvard

  Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen – July 5, 2016 –  In June, the 3D printer manufacturer Nanoscribe held its first user meeting in the US at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. In collaboration with the institution’s Center for Nanoscale Systems (CNS), which makes a Nanoscribe laser lithography system available Read More »

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University of Pittsburgh and ANSYS Develop New Computing Tools to Push the Boundaries of Additive Manufacturing

By Pitt | Swanson Engineering Partnership establishes new ANSYS Additive Manufacturing Research Laboratory at Swanson School of Engineering PITTSBURGH (June 15, 2016) – From energy-efficient jet engines to personalized medical devices, companies can quickly and easily design and manufacture cutting-edge, safe and reliable products thanks Read More »

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NSF Grant to Create Dynamic Model for Advanced Manufacturing of Metal Components

By Penn State | News UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — June, 28, 2016 — Penn State researchers have received a two-year, $277,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) that will support fundamental research on an integrated paradigm of modeling and advanced control for additive manufacturing Read More »

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Anglia Ruskin University — Government Funding for New 3D Printing Course

Anglia Ruskin’s masters degree is also open to non-engineers under pilot scheme May 31, 2016 — Anglia Ruskin University’s new MSc in Additive Manufacturing has received funding from HEFCE (the Higher Education Funding Council for England) under a pilot scheme to promote engineering and computer Read More »

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3DP Platform – Transforming Ankle Foot Orthosis (AFO) With 3D Printing

  Prosthetics and orthotics are necessary for a variety of patients, but the current manufacturing process of these medical devices are time-consuming and costly for both patients and hospitals. Thanks to the large format 3D printing technology enabled by the 3D Platform (http://www.3DPlatform.com/), and research Read More »

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