Purdue-Affiliated Startup Plans to Use 3-D Printers to Create Tomorrow’s Rocket Engines

By Curt Slyder | Purdue University Research Foundation News January 18, 2017 – WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind.  – A startup with Purdue ties plans to use 3-D printers as well as other additive manufacturing processes to make future rocket engines that show promise in being faster Read More »

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Bad Vibrations: UCI Researchers Find Security Breach in 3-D Printing Process

UCI News Machine sounds enable reverse engineering of source code Irvine, Calif., March 2, 2016 — With findings that could have been taken from the pages of a spy novel, researchers at the University of California, Irvine have demonstrated that they can purloin intellectual property Read More »

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Engineers 3D-Print a New Lifelike Liver Tissue for Drug Screening

By Liezel Labios | UCSD News Center February 08, 2016 – A team led by engineers at the University of California, San Diego has 3D-printed a tissue that closely mimics the human liver’s sophisticated structure and function. The new model could be used for patient-specific Read More »

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UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering-These Microscopic Fish Are 3D – Printed To Do More Than Swim

Researchers demonstrate a novel method to build microscopic robots with complex shapes and functionalities San Diego, Calif., August 25, 2015 — Nanoengineers at the University of California, San Diego used an innovative 3D printing technology they developed to manufacture multipurpose fish-shaped microrobots — called microfish Read More »

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Wyss Institute at Harvard University- A Jump for Soft–Bodied Robots

By seamlessly blending soft and rigid body parts– a structural innovation used by animals and insects – a team of Harvard scientists has created a new kind of durable, soft–bodied jumping robot July 9, 2015 (BOSTON) — Traditional robots are made of components and rigid Read More »

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UC Davis Veterinarians Successfully Perform Nearly Complete Lower Jaw Reconstruction in a Dog

  By Rob Warren, UC Davis Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital May 16, 2014 – Oral surgeons at the University of California, Davis School of Veterinary Medicine have recently increased the scope of their novel jawbone regrowth surgeries, taking the next step to advancing this procedure. Read More »

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