Georgia Tech aims to scale micro 3D printing and produce ant robot army

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Barely visible to the human eye, a breed of microscopic 3D printed robots has been developed at Georgia Institute of Technology. Research Azadeh Ansari DeaGyu Kim Georgia Institute of Technology Georgia Tech Jun Ueda micro-bristle-bots TPP two photon polymerization Zhijian Hao

Georgia Tech develops a fast nano 3D printing technique using supersonic gas jet

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Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a faster method of nano 3D printing with focused electron beams. A minute high-energy supersonic jet of gas is invented to accelerate the deposition of precursor materials. Research 3D nanofabrication 3D nanoprinting Adatom direct-writing method DIW FEBID Georgia Institute of Technology Georgia Tech nano 3D printing non-equilibrium adatom state rapid additive nanofabrication supersonic jets

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Georgia Tech, UConn, and UMass Lowell establish 3D printing research center

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The Georgia Institute of Technology, University of Connecticut (UCONN), and the University of Massachusetts Lowell are collaborating to establish a National Science Foundation (NSF) Industry/University Cooperative Research Center (I/UCRC) for 3D printing. The I/UCRC will operate from all three universities to form the Science of Heterogeneous Additive Printing of 3D Materials (SHAP3D) center, addressing emerging challenges […].

Georgia Tech Design Entrepreneurs: “Design, Print, Profit”

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This is a guest post by Georgia Tech student, Josh Dycus. In the past if a designer wanted to turn an idea of their’s into an actual product to be sold and used on a consumer level, years of development, thousands of dollars, and excessive materials had to be used throughout the process.

The Changing Landscape of Additive Manufacturing Materials: Experts Weigh In

Today in Youngstown, Ohio, a solid agenda of additive manufacturing industry experts are gathered to discuss the changing landscape of materials used in 3D printing. Part of SME‘s Smart. View the entire article via our website.

3D Printing Goes 4D with Smart Memory Materials That Self-Assemble

The concept of 4D printing, a term coined by Skylar Tibbits in his 2013 Ted Talk, was developed to create materials that could be manufactured or assembled in one configuration and then alter themselves... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 4d materials 4d printing 4D printing technology Georgia Institute of Technology Shape Memory Polymers Singapore University of Technology and Design Skylar Tibbits SMP

Researchers Make Strong, 3D Printed Expandable Origami Structures for Engineering Applications

A collaborative team of researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology, the Beijing Institute of Technology, and Peking University are using 3D printing to directly build reconfigurable origami. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Science & Technology Beijing Institute of Technology Digital Light Processing dlp dlp 3d printing expanding polymers Georgia Institute of Technology journal article Origami origami and 3d printing Peking University research paper

UV Assisted Direct Ink Writing of 3D Printed and “4D Printed” Shape Memory Epoxy Parts

3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printing research 4d printing 4D printing technology direct ink writing DIW Georgia Institute of Technology Southwest Jiaotong UniversityThe magic of 3D printing has touched most of us in some way by now, as schools in many countries are establishing programs, libraries offer makerspaces for patrons, and designers like architects show. View the entire article via our website.

Study simplifies 4D printing process for self-assembling objects

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Research 4d printing Chao Yuan Georgia Institute of Technology Georgia Tech H. Dunn School of Aerospace Engineering self-assembly Singapore University of Technology and Design Skylar Tibbits smart material smart materials Tiejun Wang Xirui Peng Zhejiang University Zhen DingA study published in Science Advances demonstrates a way of creating 3D printed shapes that assemble when exposed to heat. The study proposes a simplified process.

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Powerful New 4D Printer Speeds Next-Generation, Next-Dimension 3D Printing

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UL Study Releases Data on Effects of 3D Printing on Human Health, Calls for New Standards

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3D Printed Metamaterials Used for Patient-Specific Heart Valve Models May Help Cardiac Patients

Every year, tens of thousands of people are diagnosed with heart valve disease, and of these people, transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) is considered a good option for those considered to. View the entire article via our website.

How Safe is 3D Printing? UL Teams Up with Two Universities to Examine 3D Printing’s Effect on Air Quality & Human Health

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LLNL stainless steel 3D printing “better than traditional manufacturing”

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Materials Alex V. Hamza Ames National Laboratory Georgia Tech Georgia Tech University Jianchao Ye Joseph T. In a recent study led by Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), scientists have discovered a way of making stainless steel two to three times stronger than usual. The method takes advantage of the unique grain structure of stainless steel parts when 3D printed using powder bed fusion (PBF) technology. Though the goal of the research was […].

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Researchers Use PowerPoint Slide and LED Projector to Create Self-Folding 3D Origami Structures

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Researchers 3D Print Shape-Shifting Objects With New 4D Printing Method

3D Design 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Science & Technology 3D printed reactive materials 4d materials 4d printing 4D printing technology Georgia Institute of Technology Objet500 Connex3 Singapore University of Technology and Design stratasys Stratasys Objet500 Xi'an Jiaotong UniversityA flower curls in on itself as though responding to the setting of the sun. A pattern of diamonds expands and contracts like a gate opening and closing.

Researchers Use 3D Printed Cat Tongue to Further Studies in Soft Robotics & Other Applications

3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Robotics Science & Technology 3D printed cat tongue 3D printed cat tongue mimic American Physical Society’s Division of Fluid Dynamics Hu Biolocomotion Lab at Georgia Tech soft roboticsYou were probably a kid when you realized that your cat’s tongue—in comparison to your dog’s or your own—was surprisingly rough, and yeah, maybe kind of gross too. It serves a predictably. View the entire article via our website.

Better Marine Grade Stainless Steel Through 3D Printing

It takes a special kind of material to be able to hold up in a marine setting, with its harsh conditions and corrosive environment. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Metal 3D Printing Science & Technology 316L 3D-printed stainless steel Ames National Laboratory Georgia Tech Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory LLNL Oregon State University stainless steel stainless steel 3d printing

3D Printing news Sliced, GE Additive, Sketchfab, FILOALFA and Tecnun

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Materials 4d printing Alban Denoyel AR Augmented Reality Bionic Aircraft CATIA CENIT Ciceri de Mondel Concept Laser MLAB cusing 100R Filoalfa GE Additive Georgia Institute of Technology H. Today’s Sliced answers the questions: what is 4D printing? How does it compare to 3D printing? Will we soon be riding bionic aircraft? All this and more from GE Additive, Sketchfab, FILOALFA and Tecnun.

HFT® – Welding Enclosures for Wire Arc Additive Manufacturing

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This process commonly uses wire as a material source and follows a predetermined path to create the desired shape. Georgia Gascoyne, CEO for HFT® said: “We have built a large number of different shapes and sizes, mostly to customer specification.

3D printing news Sliced: EOS, EnvisionTEC, Sciaky, Duke University

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Today's edition of 3D printing news Sliced for quick digestion features 3D design workshops and competitions; turtles; the latest from EOS; Multiply Labs; a 3D printed. 3D Printing 3MF Consortium Al Siblani Bhumibol Adulyadej Dean J.

3D printing news Sliced New Balance, Thingiverse, UC San Diego

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Jariwala applications Berkeley Castle Brooklyn Central Library byFlow Construct 3D Dr. Peng Song duck ETH Zurich Europac 3D Georgia Tech Hans Boodt Mannequins leg Makerbot MICRO Mirko Meboldt New Balance prosthesis Renishaw Royce Institute for Advanced Materials Thingiverse Torbjörn Netland UC San Diego University of Sheffield Verstegen Spices & Sauces

Customer Spotlight: Yokogawa

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The Georgia Tech (GT) Lean Consortium Group of Georgia Tech Enterprise Innovation Institute recognized ModernTech customer Yokogawa for excellence in implementation “Best In Show” in its 5S Best Practices Contest 2014.

ORNL's Project AME, First Fully Functional 3D Printed Excavator, Unveiled at Las Vegas Expo

There’s 3D printed Lego construction equipment…and then there’s Project AME, the first fully functional, full-size 3D printed excavator in the world. We have been following Project. View the entire article via our website.

Dentsply Sirona and Carbon® Launch Lucitone Digital Print Denture Workflow and Material System, Taking Digital Dentistry to the Next Level

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Dentsply Sirona, the largest manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies, and Carbon ® , the world’s leading digital manufacturing company, announced the launch of Lucitone Digital Print Denture workflow and material system today – optimized for the Carbon M-Series printers.

MakerSpace wave hits GeorgiaTECH university

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The School of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) at Georgia Institute of Technology (GATECH) is the latest venue to offer a MakerSpace and has opened a. makerspace Materials Science and Engineering MSEEducation 3D Printing Fablab GATEch GeorgiaTech industry 4.0

ORNL Welcomes New Entrepreneurial Research Fellows to Innovation Crossroads

Additive Manufacturing

With LAPS, components can be economically created with increased production rates, reduced peak processing temperatures and extended exposure times, enabling processing of a broader range of materials while also providing superior mechanical properties.

The Week in 3D Printing: Mile-High Prints, Wii-Inspired Innovation, a Material Stronger Than Steel, and Methane Plastic

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But, as reported this week , a supergroup of researchers from Lawrence Livermore National Library, Ames National Laboratory, Georgia Tech, and Oregon State University have used 3D printing to do just that.

World’s First 3-D Printed Excavator on Display at CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE

Additive Manufacturing

The group is working with research teams from Georgia Tech and The University of Minnesota to convert the current excavator design to one that is conducive to and takes full advantage of 3D manufacturing.

Student Engineering Team from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Wins Excavator Cab of the Future Design Contest

Additive Manufacturing

CCEFP is working with research teams from Georgia Tech and The University of Minnesota to convert the current excavator design to one that is conducive to and takes full advantage of 3D manufacturing.

America Makes Announces Awardees of $8M in Funding for Project Call #3

Additive Manufacturing

The Institute’s third project call, which was released in February 2015, was focused on five technical additive manufacturing topic areas—design, material, process, value chain, and genome—each with subset focus areas. Georgia Institute of Technology- ” A Design Guidance System for AM”.

Underwriters Laboratories offers a resource for 3D printing info needs

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The concerns UL experts are working on include developing a quality and safety framework, technical roadmap, material safety and compatibility, and workplace safety. Balancing growing safety concerns with the rapid pace of innovation, UL is establishing compliance guidelines, a quality assurance framework, material search and training tools. In addition, UL is developing training and education programs, as well as a materials’ database.

It’s a Wrap

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Whether you like them or not, eggs, cheese, mushrooms or shrimp are likely to be part of your future shopping basket—as the raw materials in a new kind of plastic packaging. New materials promise not only to reduce our reliance on petroleum products such as plastic, they also cut waste.

Bioprinting & More Possible with Hyrel 3D’s New Line of Syringe Print Heads

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Now, the Georgia-based company has announced an entirely new line of extruders that launches Hyrel from desktop engineering into the world of desktop bioengineering. 3D Printing 3DP Accessories Bioprinting Materials NewsBy Michael Molitch-Hou.

These 3D Printed Lamps Will Make You Fall in Love with 3D Printing


In this post, we take a look at this minimalist design and meet the Georgia-based designer. . Hello Sandro, tell us a bit about yourself: I am a product designer from Tbilisi, Georgia. Which material did you choose and why?

Additive Manufacturing Researcher Xiayun Zhao Joins Pitt’s Swanson School of Engineering

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PITTSBURGH (September 5, 2018) … The Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science ( MEMS ) at the University of Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering has appointed Xiayun Sharon Zhao as assistant professor. and PhD in mechanical engineering from Georgia Tech.

FABTECH Tracking the Rising Trend of Women in Manufacturing

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The breakfast will feature Laura Cox Kaplan, founder and host of the popular “She Said, She Said” podcast and BASF’s Veronica Braker , VP, Operations Performance Materials North America. Plan to join us for FABTECH , November 6-8 , 2018 in Atlanta , Georgia.