AI Software Enables Real-Time 3D Printing Quality Assessment

By Stephanie Seay ([email protected]) | Science Writer and Communications Specialist | ORNL Communications Division   Oak Ridge National Laboratory researchers have developed artificial intelligence software for powder bed 3D printers that assesses the quality of parts in real time, without the need for expensive characterization equipment. Read More »

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Navy Partnership Goes to New Depths with First 3D-Printed Submarine

By Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy – July 20, 2017 — Planes, automobiles, and…submarines? Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) just made a big splash with its latest application of 3D printing. Through a partnership with the Read More »

ORNL offers mentors, working space for students to build robots

Next generation of engineers meets the next generation of manufacturing. Students from eight local high schools will work hand-in-hand with [Oak Ridge National Laboratory] ORNL scientists and engineers to build a robot for the FIRST robotics competition, a nationwide event that promotes science and engineering for Read More »