The “Texas Breather”: TTUHSC El Paso and UTEP Develop a Low-Cost, 3D-Printed Ventilator for Hospitals

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EL PASO, Texas – Nationwide, hospitals are concerned about a possible shortage of ventilators as more Americans require treatment for COVID-19, the novel coronavirus disease that can cause life-threatening respiratory problems such as pneumonia.

World’s First 3D Printed Volumetric Circuit Emerges from University of Texas El Paso Lab

Rumpf, PhD, the Schellenger Professor in Electrical Research in The University of Texas at El Paso’s College of Engineering. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed circuits 3d printed electronics University of Texas at El Paso volumetric circuitA great many discoveries have been made in the lab of Raymond C. Dr. View the entire article via our website.

Texas A&M Students 3D Print A Unique Robotic DJ

Rico Balakit is a computer engineering student at Texas A&M University with access to the 3D printing studio at the Mechanical Engineering Department, and he quite literally likes building things from scratch. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D Software 3d printed dj robot dj tamu texas A&M 3D printing Texas A&M University

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3dprinting at Second Baptist School Houston Texas

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I was recently contacted by a high school in Texas regarding some 3dprinting advice. Ones that I feel I need to share, as for technology teachers this is a great way to introduce the new technology beyond design and into STEM areas.

3D Printed Maps Help Visually Impaired Texas A&M Students Get Around Campus

Kaitlyn Kellermeyer is a senior economics major at Texas A&M University. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D Software 3D printed maps for visually impaired 3d printed tactile map 3D printed tactile maps 3D printing for the blind 3d printing for the visually impaired 3d prnted maps solidworks Texas A&M UniversityShe is also blind, and working on a project to help other blind and visually impaired students orient themselves on. View the entire article via our website.

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Texas A&M Qatar & US Embassy Present a Series of 3D Printing Workshops

3D Design 3D Printing 3d printing education 3d printing in the middle east 3d printing workshops dana shell smith middle east qatar qatar scientific club STEM education texas a&m texas A&M 3D printing texas a&m university qatar us embassy qatar yasser al-hamidiI always find it interesting to see how different industries and educational institutions handle the spread of 3D printing knowledge. It seems to be universally agreed upon that the technology is an.

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Texas A&M’s 3D Braille Printer Can Print on Any Curved or Flat Plastic Surface

3D Design 3D Printers 3D Printing 3d braille printer 3d printed braille 3d printing for the visually impaired blind braille 3d printer tamu tamu 3d printing texas a&m texas A&M 3D printing visually impairedAs technology improves, so do the lives of those individuals living with disabilities all around the world.

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Could NYC’s Skyline One Day Be 3D Printed? Texas A&M Students Explore Vertical & Virtual Density

3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed architecture 3D printed skyscrapers manhattan new york city texas a&m“Architects tend to draw what they can build, and build what they can draw.” – William J. Mitchell What if the cityscape of New York were to one day resemble that of a sky... View the entire article via our website.

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Texas Instruments Announces High-Resolution DLP9000 & DLP6500 Chipsets for 3D Printing

When you think of Dallas-based semiconductor designer and manufacturer Texas Instruments (NASDAQ: TXN), you likely get flashbacks to middle and high school math classes where you had to use a TI graphing calculator to plot points... View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Business dlp 3d printing dlp6500 dlp9000 NASDAQ: TXN texas instruments TI TI 3d printing

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Texas Tech Makerspace Group 3D Prints Prosthetic Hand for Eight-Year-Old Spiderman Fan

3D Design 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printed prosthetic hand 3d printed prosthetics American Medical Student Association e-nable national institutes of health nih spider-man Texas Tech UniversityWhile makers, hackers, and hobbyists from nearly every country enjoy the benefits of 3D printing, the technology has lent itself to a wide variety of important endeavors. We have followed as NASA has. View the entire article via our website.

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Austrian researchers release free automated design software to produce 3D printable cranial implants

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Researchers from the Graz University of Technology (TU Graz) and the Medical University of Graz in Austria, have devised an automated system for cranial implant (or cranioplasty) design.

Ready for Blast Off? SpaceX 3D Printed SuperDraco Thrusters Prove Themselves Further at Texas Rocket Facility

3D Design 3D Printing 3D printed aeronautics 3D printed rocket components 3d printed rocket thrusters 3D printed SuperDracos 3D printed thrusters elon musk iss made in space nasa spacex SpaceX Falcon 9 superdraco thrusterAs most of us are aware by now, upon reading multitudes of headlines and watching a myriad of news clips, Elon Musk is a fan of 3D printing. Not only was his Dragon X... View the entire article via our website.

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3D Print Farm Launches in Texas to Mass Produce Innovations for Worldwide Grassroots Food Production

3D Design 3D Printing 3d print environment 3d print food 3d printer farm flashforge food food rising foodrising lulzbot Mike Adams natural news Type a machines ultimaker 2 Additive manufacturing, better known as 3D printing, promises to make waves in virtually every major industry in the world. The ability to bring the power of a manufacturing facility into one’s home or office... View the entire article via our website.

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Texas Biomedical Engineering Student 3D Prints Assistive Device for Young Violinist

3D Design 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printed assistive device 3d printed prosthetic device 3d printed prosthetics LeTourneau University violinThe impact 3D printers seem to have made in so many industries around the world is mind-boggling. And while these high-tech machines are able to build up a variety of materials for different parts. View the entire article via our website.

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Medical Innovation Labs Introduces 3D Printing Lab to Austin’s Medical Research Scene

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EOS, Leader in Industrial 3D-Printing Technology, Expands U.S. Presence with Opening of New Facility in Texas

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PFLUGERVILLE, Texas—May 04, 2016–( BUSINESS WIRE )– EOS , the global technology and quality leader for high-end solutions in additive manufacturing (AM), held a ribbon cutting ceremony today to mark the grand opening of their newest U.S. facility in Pflugerville, Texas.

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Sunconomy Teams Up with Nonprofits to 3D Print Homes in the US for Veterans and Others

3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed homes 3d printed housing 3d printed sustainable housing 3D printing construction Apis Cor 3D construction printer Non Commissioned Officers Association (NCOA) Restore Texas Ministries Sunconomy texasAt this point you probably expect 3D printing to have a hand in everything. From the 3D printed car to the 3D printed office building and even 3D printed engagement rings, it may seem there are no. View the entire article via our website.

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UTA’s FSAE Texas Autocross Weekend 2014 Supported by SolidWorks VAR GoEngineer

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Dave Schaller and the GoEngineer Texas team provided training to FSAE teams to help students be more successful in the design and analysis of their cars.

US Air Force uses Senvol software to develop multi-laser 3D printing applications

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Utilizing an EOS powder bed fusion (LPBF) 3D printer, the program is focused on developing baseline mechanical properties and design allowables, to optimize the production of end-use […].

TWI secures additive manufacturing facility qualification from Lloyd’s Register

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The audit assessed the design, manufacturing, post-processing, and inspection of components produced using the EOS M 290 metal powder bed fusion system at TWI’s facility. […]. Business David Hardacre EOS Lloyd's Register Paul Goodwin Texas A&M University TWIBritish technology consultant TWI has received a signed AM facility qualification from certification organization Lloyd’s Register (LR).

3D Print Your Own Mobile Bicycle-Powered Air Compressor

When he’s not working at Rusty Taco in Plano, TX, Brooks Ruhman is a student at The University of Texas at Austin. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed bicycle accessories Brooks Ruhman Full Spectrum Professional Laser Cutter Inkscape Makerbot 3D Mobile Bicycle-Powered Air Compressor solidworks University of Texas Maker StudioHe’s also a maker with a wicked sense of the absurd, and... View the entire article via our website.

Lehrmitt Design Studios Introduces a New Dimension to 3D Printed Product Design Surface Skins

This year, design company Lehrmitt Design Studios celebrates their 20th anniversary – and they certainly have a lot to celebrate. The Austin, Texas-based company has been in the business of. 3D Design 3D printed art 3D Printing 3D printed product design 3d printed texture 3D printing tactile materials lehrmitt design studios Surface Skins

College Student 3D Prints the Scariest Mask Ever… of Himself!

The ability to completely design a costume from the ground up has attracted... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed costume 3d printed mask 3d printed masks cosplay mask University of Texas at Austin3D printing has been lending itself to the creation of all sorts of interesting costumes, masks, and accessories as of late.

Designer Portrait: How Industrial Designer Elise Luttik Uses 3D Printing for Interior Design Objects


Industrial Designer Elise Luttik from Amsterdam, founder of design studio eli5e , creates stunning interior design objects, product designs, and furniture. With her design studio eli5e, she turned her dream into reality and is now working as a full-time product designer.

3D Printing Industry News Sliced: Carbon, BigRep, Protolabs and more

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This edition of the 3D Printing Industry News digest Sliced sees NUI Galway awarded with €425,000; 3D printing foray into the limelight of the Oscars; funding for SafKan’s medical headphones and remote control car racing in schools.

Q&A: Yves Hagedorn Managing Director at Aconity3D

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A North American headquarters will be established in El Paso under a partnership with the University of Texas (UTEP). Aconity3D offers a range of modular open-ended machine concepts designed for metal additive manufacturing. 3D Printers Aconity3D University of texas UTEP Yves HagedornAconity3D, a metal 3D printer manufacturer based in Herzogenrath, Germany, is expanding into the US.


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With the broad range of software­­ tools enabling industrial additive manufacturing, I interviewed a range of SOLIDWORKS users at the event in Texas this week. Unifying the design world” As one of the keynote speaker of SOLIDWORKS World 2019, Jim Mckelvey, Glassblower and co-founder of Square, […]. SOLIDWORKS World continues to demonstrate the capabilities of CAD.

Making Wind Turbines Bat-Proof: Researchers to Create 3D Printed Echolocation Whistles

3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed echolocation device 3d printed whistle 3d printing research bats Texas A&M University University of Massachusetts Amherst wind turbineCashing in on the pros of wind energy sure sounds like a great idea up front, but before you go erecting a wind turbine in the expanse of your back yard, there are some... View the entire article via our website.

When One Thing Leads to Another: 3D Printing the Unexpected

3D Design 3D Printing 3D printing for the blind 3d printing for the visually impaired 3D printing in veterinary medicine gigabot Syracuse University Texas A&M UniversityOne of the things that often surprises an organization that gets its first 3D printer is the unexpected uses that seem to pop out of the woodwork once it arrives. Someone in one department will. View the entire article via our website.

3D Printing: The Stories We Missed This Week — December 24, 2016

Featured Stories 3d printed animals 3d printed bone 3D printed deer antlers 3D printed motorcycle parts 3d printed toys Arkinfo Avante Technology Canfit software Create Orthotics & Prosthetics Fabricatus 3D printer imakr india 3d printing Juno Design makerbot MakerBot APJ makerbot education MakerHealth Space orthotics & prosthetics labs Pediatric Toy Drive queen mary university Spectra 3D scanner University of Texas Medical Vorum

UTA Professor Receives NIH Grant to Make 3D Printed Blood Vessels for Children

Back in 2015, the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) was part of a group working on a design guidance system for AM that received funding from America Makes as part of its third project call for. View the entire article via our website.

3D Printing: The Stories We Didn’t Cover This Week — October 10

3D Design 3D Printing Business 3D Vinci Creations Allied Market Research da Vinci 1.0 AiO DLP9000X i.materialise materialise origin energy littlebigidea competition smarttech sols sols flex texas instruments william grame xyzprintingThis week’s news kicks of with an independent report about 3D printing’s near future, from 2014-2020. There are some interesting predictions and statistics in it that you may not already. View the entire article via our website.

Marvel Universe LIVE! and e-NABLE Team Up for Adventure, Give Kids “Super” 3D Printed Hands

3D Design 3D Printing Health 3D Printing 3d printed prosthetic hands Black Widow captain america Dallas Makerspace e-nable green goblin Iron Man Jen Owen Marvel Marvel Universe LIVE! Nick Fury raptor hand raptor wing Storm super villain superheroes texas Thor x-men From email to super hero is, as it turns out, a surprisingly short journey. Marvel Universe LIVE!

3D Printing News Briefs: November 10, 2017

In today’s edition of 3D Printing News Briefs, Sketchfab has reached an important milestone, and Johnson & Johnson is opening a new technology innovation center in Texas. LPW has formed a. View the entire article via our website.

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Collaborators at UT Austin's Foundry Create Beautiful Music Together with 3D Printed Six-String Violin

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Meet the designer: Elise Luttik


Meet Industrial Designer Elise Luttik from Amsterdam, founder ofeli5e, a design studio specialized in 3D printed designs that will make you smile. Elise :I am an Industrial Designer living in Amsterdam. I love to design, dance and travel.

International Conference on Additive Manufacturing & 3D Printing 'Steers Clear of the Hype', Announces Full Speaker Lineup

3D Design 3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Scanning 3D Software Business Education Metal 3D Printing Science & Technology 3d printing conference 3DSIM additive manufacturing conference airbus BMW Carnegie Mellon European Space Agency gartner International Conference on Additive Manufacturing & 3D Printing Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory LLNL nottingham Sonova texas instruments University of Cambridge university of nottingham Xaar Xjet

3D Printing News Briefs: September 15, 2017

Just like earlier this week, today’s edition of 3D Printing News Briefs is bringing you the latest business news from the 3D printing world. We’ve got an update on the TU Eindhoven 3D. View the entire article via our website.

America Makes Announces the Seven Awardees of Their Fourth Project Call

3D Printing Business 3d systems america makes big area additive manufacturing Carnegie Mellon University Cincinnati Incorporated cmu Phoenix Analysis & Design Technologies Project Call raytheon University of Texas at El Paso Wolf Robotics youngstown business incubatorActing as the official additive manufacturing accelerator in the United States, the Youngstown, Ohio-based organization America Makes, also known as the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation.

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SOLIDWORKS xDesign Mini Design Challenge: The Story Behind the Challenge – Part 1

The Solidworks Blog

On Day 3, SOLIDWORKS CEO Gian Paolo Bassi showcased some of the inspirational designs created for an xDesign mini challenge. Within hours of accessing SOLIDWORKS xDesign, we started seeing ideas pop up and get translated into design.

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Meet Mary Visser: Artist, Academic and Feminist 3D Designer


Mary Visser , Professor of Art and Brown Chair holder at the Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas, is one of the pioneers of using 3D Printing in art and sculpture. I started using the computer in 1987 to design my artwork to fit specific site locations.

Laser Sintering Design Tips: Incorporating Text


Laser Sintering Design Tips is a blog series covering a study performed by Stratasys Direct Manufacturing and the University of Texas, Austin. Raised or Recessed: Designing Text for LS Parts. To learn more about the plate designs, download the full white paper on Laser Sintering.

3D Printing and Public Education Join Forces to Create Tactile Learning Objects for Students With Total or Partial Blindness


We spoke with University of Texas at El Paso biologist Dr. Michael A. He taught for over forty years and received Distinguished Teaching Award at the University of Texas at El Paso. Could 3D printing launch a revolution for 285 million people with total or partial blindness?