University of Texas at Dallas develops micro metal 3D printing process for in-situ microstructure control

3D Printing Industry

A team of researchers at the University of Texas at Dallas Department of Mechanical Engineering have invented an electrochemical-based metal 3D printing method. Named localized pulsed electrodeposition (L-PED), with this method the team has gained in situ control of metal microstructure during the printing process. Free from post-processing too, L-PED enhances the mechanical and electrical […].

Exclusive with Maria Conrado of SME about RAPID + TCT 2018

Additive Manufacturing

With RAPID + TCT 2018 just around the corner, what factors led to the decision to hold the event in the Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) region? The Dallas-Ft Worth area has heavy representation in aerospace and defense. What’s the best machine, material and process for a particular part?

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Creating New Possibilities for Additive Manufacturing, Stratasys Removes Complexity From Design-to-3D Print Process

Additive Manufacturing

DALLAS — ( BUSINESS WIRE ) – February 11, 2019 – SOLIDWORKS WORLD – Empowering designers and engineers to embrace new 3D printed possibilities, Stratasys (NASDAQ: SSYS) is further removing complexity from design-to-3D print processes.

SME – Humans of Manufacturing; The Artist Within

Additive Manufacturing

The patient’s name was Dallas Wiens, and radiologist Frank Rybicki was there for the procedure. By SME | Humans of Manufacturing. For Dr. Frank Rybicki, Designing and Building Medical Parts Goes Far Beyond Manufacturing.

Materials for Extreme 3D Printing, Talk by Walter Voit

DIY 3D Printing

Advanced processing techniques eliminate anisotropy and result in durable, high quality parts that can be used directly in practical applications far beyond current stereotypes of 3D printing (prototyping).

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Introducing the Coffee and CAM Video Series

The Solidworks Blog

As a car person, I find myself reading blogs or watching videos regularly to learn new tips and tricks on how to make the process shorter and limit the number of “adult” words used while performing the task.

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Looking Back and Ahead of SOLIDWORKS World 2019

The Solidworks Blog

This year, it was in Dallas and with over 6,000 customers, partners, employees, press and value-added resellers, it was the biggest and best event ever. Every year SOLIDWORKS World celebrates the best of design and innovation, all powered by the passion of our users from all over the world.

Concept Laser Has Helped Shape “Additive Manufacturing” for 15 Years

Additive Manufacturing

where value creation is focused on automation and digital process and supplier chains. Fifteen years of Concept Laser means fifteen years of successful process development. The patented process significantly reduces tension during the manufacture of very large components.

SOLIDWORKS World 2019 Call for Presentations is LIVE! Only 10 Days Left to Submit!

The Solidworks Blog

There are only 10 days left to submit your presentation for SOLIDWORKS World 2019 in Dallas, Texas! For you first-timers, here are a few notes from my experiences I hope will help alleviate any doubts you may have as to the process, rewards, etc.: See you in Dallas!

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How Nu-Skin is Using SOLIDWORKS Manage

The Solidworks Blog

While attending SOLIDWORKS World 2019 in Dallas, Texas, I had the opportunity to interview Alex Garrett from Nu Skin Enterprises. Once the users were operating with this first set of features, they progressed to process controls.

Conjoined Twins Can Live Separate Lives Thanks to 3D Printing Technology


The key collaborators in this project were Mr. Nicholas Dodd, an advanced visualization expert at Texas Children’s Hospital, and Dr. Jayanthi Parthasarathy of MedCAD in Dallas, who supervised the 3D printing process.

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SOLIDWORKS 2016 Demo and Launch Event Proceedings

Javelin Tech Tips

We were able to run a live SOLIDWORKS 2016 demo and show the updated user interface, new tools, and process enhancements to help designers get their work done faster and easier than ever before. Actually you also still have a chance to WIN a trip to SOLIDWORKS World 2016 in Dallas, TX.,

See a Functional 3D-Printed Roller Coaster at SOLIDWORKS World 2019

The Solidworks Blog

Invertigo, Schmotzer’s fully functional 1:25 scale replica of the inverted boomerang shuttle roller coaster of the same name at King’s Island near Cincinnati, Ohio, will be on display at the SOLIDWORKS World 2019 February 10-13 in Dallas, Texas. Invertigo. Steel Vengeance. Batman.

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Spotlight on Morphosis Architects’ Kerenza Harris: Teaching the Value of Parametrics from Concept to Fabrication

3D Perspectives

Embedding such sophistication into models so early can also prove challenging later in the process—should the model need to translated into another format. Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas.

Additive manufacturing–your way

Leslie's Blog

Demonstrating development costs savings was a kiosk on UT Dallas Biomedical Device Center, which uses Stratasys 3D Printing to save 75% in costs, trim 13 months off a development cycle, and optimize their designs of concussion sensors for a universal fit.

Maximize SOLIDWORKS Performance 2016

CATI Tech Notes

The white paper that we developed takes you through our entire process starting with the computer setup, to the set of SOLIDWORKS assemblies we used for testing, ranging in size from less than 100 to over 20,000 components.

Patient-Specific 3D Printed Models Help Plastic Surgeons Plan and Perform Rhinoplasty

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Patient-specific, life-sized, 3D-printed models can provide a useful visual reference in the operating room for plastic surgeons performing rhinoplasty , according to a special “ Ideas and Innovations” article published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery authored by Bardia Amirlak, MD, FACS and his colleagues at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas.

RIZE Announces Partnership with Instadesign Group

Additive Manufacturing

RIZE will demonstrate its breakthrough Augmented Deposition technology at SOLIDWORKS World 2019 in Dallas, TX, February 10-13, 2019, in Booth 227. Safe, easy and affordable industrial 3D printing launches in Quebec . WOBURN, Mass. February 7, 2019 – RIZE Inc. ,

5 Best Announcements & Presentations From SOLIDWORKS World 2016


We had quite the schedule while visiting Dallas for SOLIDWORKS World this year. Bridging analytical and creative thinking is a huge, innovative process that we can get behind.

SOLIDWORKS World 2016 Partner Preview

The Solidworks Blog

Both CAD Partner’s “SMAP3D” and “The Steel Detailer” will be demonstrated at Quadro Design’s Booth #1018 and CAD Partner’s Booth #919 on a live modeling process of an assembly via SOLIDWORKS EPDM in a multi-user environment.

SOLIDWORKS World 2018 General Session Recap: Day Three

The Solidworks Blog

The company selected the minimum set of tools and processes to enable quick but accurate manufacturing and testing, and will add in further toolsets and processes as they move to a production mindset in the coming years. See you in Dallas next year for SOLIDWORKS World 2019.

Made in America – Swoosh Technologies (MO)

Design 2 Part News

As a platinum Siemens PLM Solutions partner, Swoosh provides state-of-the-art software, support, and a certified process-driven training program. Louis, Mo with regional support locations in Houston, Dallas, Chicago, Indianapolis, Kansas City, New York, and Nashville.

What I Learned at SolidWorks World 2018

Rants and Raves Without Rhyme or Reason

Whether you’re using a Lenovo or not, you can download this free applet that lets you control how many CPU cores are used for which processes. Last of all, it was announced that SolidWorks World 2019 will be held back in Dallas, February 10-13!

Product Definition: A User’s Journey

The Solidworks Blog

Leo and his team had a role in shaping the Flatten Surface tool in SOLIDWORKS, and I asked him a few questions about the Product Definition process from his perspective. We started using it in small portions of our design process, really feeling out what the tool gave us.

Concept Laser Establishes USA Subsidiary

Additive Manufacturing

John Murray Named CEO of new Dallas office Concept Laser Inc. LICHTENFELS, Germany – November 18, 2014 – Concept Laser , a pioneer in the field of laser melting with metals, announced the establishment of its new USA subsidiary located in Dallas, Texas.

Meet the Product Definition Team: Matthew Lorono

The Solidworks Blog

Flag Notes speed up the process by creating linked flags between a drawing’s general notes and flag notes that appear throughout the drawing. . You can also find the team at your local user group meetings , and at SOLIDWORKS World 2016 in Dallas, Texas.

SOLIDWORKS World 2016 is only 5 days away.

CATI Tech Notes

Besides, Dallas has to be warmer this time of year than where most you are right now! I will be covering the entire process of creating and deploying images. I hope that this will give the CAD Admins a good understanding of this process so they will be able to have smooth successful deployments. SOLIDWORKS World 2016 is only 5 days away. There is still time to join the fun and learn an incredible amount of information about SOLIDWORKS!

Meet the Product Definition Team: Jeff Niederman

The Solidworks Blog

In Technical Support, I used the same versions of SOLIDWORKS as the customer, but in Product Development, I get to be at the front of the design process, typically two years ahead of the customers. Who decides What’s New in SOLIDWORKS?

Stratasys’ Additive Manufacturing ‘Your Way’ Ecosystem Debuts at EuroMold 2014

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Five core manufacturing applications are being featured: jigs and fixtures, composite processing tooling, metal processing tooling, plastic processing tooling, and end use products – with exciting examples such as a Porsche engine with carbon fiber parts and robotic end of arm tools.

SOLIDWORKS 2016 Canada Launch Event LIVE Broadcast is Coming Soon

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS 2016 provides a new user interface, new tools, and new process enhancements to help you get your work done faster and easier than ever before. We are giving away some amazing prizes for broadcast attendees including a fully paid trip to SOLIDWORKS World 2016 in Dallas, TX.,

Meet the Product Definition Team: Blake Reeves

The Solidworks Blog

But the best part of this process was definitely the reaction of one of our users who we had worked closely with in the development of this tool. You can also find the team at your local user group meetings , and at SOLIDWORKS World 2016 in Dallas, Texas.

SOLIDWORKS World 2015: Wednesday General Session Recap

The Solidworks Blog

He’s built on this philosophy and become a multi-disciplinary designer, making use of the design process in a variety of ways – most importantly, designing for the five senses. Now, we’re on to Dallas for SOLIDWORKS World 2016. What’s next?

SOLIDWORKS 2016 Canada Launch Event LIVE Broadcast in October

Javelin Tech Tips

SOLIDWORKS 2016 provides a new user interface, new tools, and new process enhancements to help you get your work done faster and easier than ever before. We are giving away some amazing prizes for broadcast attendees including a fully paid trip to SOLIDWORKS World 2016 in Dallas, TX.,

Reshoring may be hampered by environmental standards

Design 2 Part News

Ground-level ozone is quite harmful to humans, and is connected to health problems such as asthma, respiratory failure and even premature death, according to Dr. Robert Haley of the Dallas County Medical Society and the Texas Medical Association. By Strategic Sourceror.

SOLIDWORKS World 2016 Partner Preview

The Solidworks Blog

If you’re struggling to identify definitive information regarding what hardware will give you the best performance with SOLIDWORKS, a meeting with Puget Systems is a must and you could become even more productive in the process.

SOLIDWORKS Sponsorship for FIRST Robotics Teams

The Solidworks Blog

There will be more benefits to FIRST teams coming in September with the help of last year’s champions, Team 469 Las Guerrillas , Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, FRC 254 Cheesy Poofs ,San Francisco, CA, and FRC 2848 Jesuit All Sparks , Dallas, TX.

Concept Laser Outperforms the Market – Sales Rise by 75%

Additive Manufacturing

Today, 160 employees in the group are involved in the LaserCUSING process. QMmeltpool 3D – 3D mapping in real time ensures greater transparency during processing. A new, 600 m 2 state-of-the-art process development and material research center was also launched in 2014.