Pitt Engineers Receive $1 Million to Develop Better Quality Control for 3D Printing Turbine Components

By Maggie Pavlick | University of Pittsburgh | Swanson School of Engineering PITTSBURGH (July 11, 2019) — The U.S. Department of Energy, through its University Turbine Systems Research program, has awarded researchers at the University of Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering $802,400 to find an Read More »

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ORNL Welcomes New Entrepreneurial Research Fellows to Innovation Crossroads

By Kim Askey | Oak Ridge National Laboratory | Communications | askeyka@ornl.gov   OAK RIDGE, Tenn., April 3, 2018 — Oak Ridge National Laboratory today welcomed a second group of technology innovators to join Innovation Crossroads, the Southeast’s only entrepreneurial research and development program based Read More »

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Ames Laboratory Awarded $5 Million to Improve Metal Powders For Advanced Manufacturing

  Ames Laboratory and Oak Ridge National Laboratory have been awarded $5 million from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO) to improve the production and composition of metal alloy powders used in additive manufacturing. Additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing, has Read More »

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UT-White House Picks UT to Lead National Composites Manufacturing Institute

  KNOXVILLE—President Obama will announce today that the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, will lead the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation, or IACMI, a $259 million public-private partnership. The Institute reflects a $70 million commitment from the U.S. Department of Energy and $189 million from Read More »