Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering – On Board with New Metallic Alloy Compositions for Additive Manufacturing (AM)

  Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering recently received an award from the Office of Naval Research (ONR) to design, develop and optimize new metallic alloy compositions for additive manufacturing (AM) that are resistant to the effects of Naval/maritime environment. The research is led by Wei Xiong, 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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An AMazing® Exclusive Q&A Session with Dr. Albert To, University of Pittsburgh Swanson School of Engineering

America Makes recently awarded a contract to the University of Pittsburgh for developing computational “latticework” for additive manufacturing (AM).  The University of Pittsburgh will be in partnership with Acutec Precision Machining Inc, Alcoa Inc, ANSYS Inc and ExOne. In an effort to gain a better understanding Read More »

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Close to the Bone: America Makes Funding Contract Enables Pitt Researchers to Explore 3-D-Printed Bone and Tissue Scaffolds

by Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh Modeled from patient’s own bones and tissues, biodegradable scaffolds would enable better growth and healing PITTSBURGH (March 7, 2014) … Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering and McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine (MIRM) Read More »

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