Carnegie Mellon University – 3D Printing the Next Generation of Batteries

By Emily Durham | Carnegie Mellon University | College of Engineering Additive manufacturing, otherwise known as 3D printing, can be used to manufacture porous electrodes for lithium-ion batteries—but because of the nature of the manufacturing process, the design of these 3D printed electrodes is limited Read More »

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Additive Manufacturing: A New Twist for Stretchable Electronics?

January 3, 2017 by Missouri S&T Electronic components that can be elongated or twisted – known as “stretchable” electronics – could soon be used to power electronic gadgets, the onboard systems of vehicles, medical devices and other products. And a 3-D printing-like approach to manufacturing Read More »

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Missouri S&T-Researchers Study Ways to Make Stronger Materials in 3-D

by Andrew Careaga Aided by funding from NASA and using methods similar to 3-D printing, researchers at Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) are running computer simulations of processes that could lead to stronger, more durable materials for the space agency. The Missouri Read More »

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