Altair – The Implant Boom: It’s Now Hip to Replace Your Hip

  By Drew Burkhalter | Technical Manager at Altair The number of joint replacement surgeries in the US is skyrocketing amongst the baby boomer population. Not only are joints being replaced due to fractures and severe pain, but also to facilitate the continuation of an Read More »

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Exclusive with Maria Conrado of SME about RAPID + TCT 2018

RAPID + TCT is North America’s largest conference and exposition on additive manufacturing (AM), 3D printing, 3D scanning, CAD/CAE, metrology and inspection technologies. This year’s RAPID + TCT promises to uphold its rich tradition with over 160 presentations, as well as the debut of an Read More »

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Nanoscribe – Metamaterials With a Twist and Security Through 3D Printed Microstructures

By Nanoscribe – News and Reviews – January 2018 Metamaterials With a Twist In ordinary continuum mechanics, squeezing an elastic object can cause it to deform in different manners, e.g. bulging, compressing or bending. Previously inaccessible, a new human-made metamaterial deforms with a twist under Read More »

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RAPID + TCT 2018 – Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing and Bioprinting

  From manufacturing of end-use surgical devices and personalized implants, to bone scaffolds and functioning organ replacements, additive manufacturing/3D printing is truly changing lives. At the conference, you will find in-depth sessions covering design and manufacture of implants, dental devices, tissues, and more using a variety Read More »

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