AFRL Researchers Push Limits in High-Temperature, Polymer Additive Manufacturing

By Marisa Alia-Novobilski | Corporate Communications | Air Force Research Laboratory WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – March 20, 2018 – Researchers at the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Materials and Manufacturing Directorate are “turning up the heat” in the field of polymer additive manufacturing. In conjunction Read More »

AFRL Researchers Explore Automation, Additive Technologies for Cost Efficient Solar Power

By Marisa Alia-Novobilski | Air Force Research Laboratory WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio — July 18, 2017 — Inspired by newspaper printing, and taking cues from additive manufacturing technology, researchers at the Air Force Research Laboratory are exploring new ways to make solar cells more Read More »

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 »

Image courtesy of UDRI

Stratasys Ltd.-Rocket Manufacturer United Launch Alliance (ULA) will 3D Print Flight-Ready Rocket Components

ULA Has Vision to Reduce Launch Vehicle Cost by 50 Percent with Help of 3D Printing 3D printing helped consolidate part count from 140 to 16 parts for one complex assembly, lowering costs and risk  Minneapolis & Rehovot, Israel – April 20, 2015 – Do Read More »

ULA will 3D print flight-ready components. (Photo courtesy of ULA)