DOE Awards University of Pittsburgh’s Minking Chyu $777K to Improve Gas Turbines with 3D Printing

By Matt Cichowicz, Communications Writer | Pitt Swanson Engineering News PITTSBURGH (October 16, 2017) … Gas turbines serve a variety of power generation purposes ranging from jet engine propulsion to electricity production. Their impressive energy output also results in high-temperatures capable of causing extreme damage Read More »

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Pitt Engineering’s Wei Xiong Receives Office of Naval Research Award to Develop Next-Generation Steel for Additive Manufacturing

By Paul Kovach | Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh PITTSBURGH (June 13, 2017) … The advantages of additive manufacturing (AM) – from building complex structures for specific environments to repairing damaged components – continue to be grow as the technology matures. However, there Read More »

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