University of Maryland: 3D Printing Honeycomb Structures with Buckling Initiators for Crash Mitigation

When it comes to 3D print infill, honeycomb structures are generally the most efficient, maximizing storage space and minimizing necessary material.

NCMS Announces Plans for New Maryland Additive Manufacturing Center

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University of Maryland Researchers Use Graphene to 3D Print Micro-Scale Heating Elements

In a laboratory setting, tiny high-temperature heating elements are typically used to initiate controlled chemical reactions in order to produce materials synthesis. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Science & Technology 3d printed heating elements 3D printed micro-scale heaters ACS Nano BingNano Research Group graphene Reduced Graphene Oxide RGO University of Maryland Yonggang Yao

Maryland, Harford County Celebrate Region’s Selection and Support at NCMS, Army Research Lab AMMP Kickoff

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Aberdeen, MD (10/26/18) — Aberdeen, Maryland, is the hub for a major additive manufacturing (3D printing) initiative, leading to unprecedented speed in parts production, new weapon system design and materials, dramatic cuts in costs and delivery times, and point-of-need part manufacturing.

Xometry Goes Off the Wall in 3D Printing Materials Experiment to Test Durability

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Texas A&M researchers use 3D printed biomaterials to create facial bone grafts

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Researchers from Texas A&M University have combined 3D printing, biomaterial engineering and stem cell biology to create new, more efficient, customizable bone grafting materials. Research Charité–Universitätsmedizin Berlin McGill University oxford performance materials Rice University Roland Kaunas Texas A&M University University of Maryland

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GE Research $2.5 M project attains 3D printed Ultra Performance Heat Exchanger

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U.S. Army lab explores materials at nano-level using 3D atom probe for future military body armor

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Material scientists from the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL) at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, are analyzing metal and ceramic specimens at the atomic level using 3D imaging atom probe technology.

Researchers Combine Carbon Nanotubes and Nanocellulose to 3D Print Conductive Microfibers

3D printing technology can only go as far as the different materials that are able to be printed…but from metal and plastic to sand and even food, I don’t think we have to worry about. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Science & Technology biomaterials Carbon Nanotube 3d printing carbon nanotubes cnt journal article nanocellulose 3d printing material nanofiber research paper University of Maryland wearable technology

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International consortium develops 3D printable alloy for more eco-friendly refrigerators

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An international materials research project has yielded a 3D printable metal alloy that can make cooling systems, like those used in refrigerators, more eco-friendly and efficient. Ott Suxin Qian Tao Ma University of Maryland Valery I.

3D Printed Fabric Could Help Keep Wearers Cooler

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NextFlex Awards 3D Printed Flexible Hybrid Electronics Development Project to Optomec and 5 Partners

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Bioprinting & Tissue Regeneration in Focus: Center for Engineering Complex Tissues Opens This Weekend Thanks to NIH Grant

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3D Printing News Briefs: November 28, 2017

joseph's medical center stem cell research surgical planning TeraRecon The European Union’s Horizon 2020 titanium 3d printing UNiD ASI platform University of Maryland University of Utah University of Utah Health VectaryWe’re starting out with some health and business news in today’s edition of 3D Printing News Briefs, then moving on to 3D modeling and some commercial 3D printed shoes. The University of. View the entire article via our website.

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Aerosint and InfraTrac partner to prevent part counterfeiting in powder bed additive manufacturing

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Aerosint, an award-winning SLS 3D printer manufacturer based in Liege, Belgium, and InfraTrac, a Maryland-based developer of defensive chemical signatures, are collaborating to further secure laser powder bed fusion (LPBF) process. Materials aerosint InfraTrac

NCMS and ARL open AMMP, attain $15m boost for additive manufacturing in defense

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National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS) opens its new Advanced Manufacturing, Materials, and Processes (AMMP) Center and Consortium in Aberdeen, Maryland. Aerospace 3D Systems AMMP AMMP Center AMMP Constortium Applied Materials ARL Army Research Laboratory Dr. Cosima Boswell-Koller Lisa Strama National Center for Manufacturing Sciences Neal Orringer RDECOM U.S. Today the U.S.

Xometry launches exclusive Shop Advantage Program for manufacturing partners

3D Printing Industry

Maryland-based on-demand manufacturing platform Xometry has launched a Shop Advantage Program to provide easy access to on-demand services for its manufacturing partners in CNC machining, plastic/metal 3D printing, injection molding, sheet metals, and urethane casting.

Virginia Tech Students to Launch Experimental 3-D Printer on NASA Rocket Ship from Wallops Island

Additive Manufacturing

After that, the group hopes to improve the printer and send it on a second flight, potentially with the ability to print multiple materials. BLACKSBURG, Va.,

3D Printing News Sliced Xometry, Relativity Space, Union Tech, Siemens, ABB

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In this edition of Sliced 3D printing news digest a prop maker is arrested on a 3D printed gun charge; we look at 3D models in high definition; and manufacturers expand to meet materials demand. Xometry goes high definition The Maryland-based company Xometry, […].

AMMP Offers Opportunities to Advance, Refine and Transition Additive Manufacturing (AM) Technologies

Additive Manufacturing

The National Center for Manufacturing Sciences ( NCMS ) recently announced a new program called AMMP ( Advanced Manufacturing, Materials, and Processes ).

Graphene to change industrial heating?

3D Printing Industry

Heaters are an essential part of the material synthesis and device processing and they are not the most efficient things. It can heat to temperatures of 3000K, thanks to the specific structure of the carbon material that allows it to conduct and sustain that temperature for a significant time.

Could 3D printing help repair damaged nerves?

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Regenerating nerves is a complex—and usually impossible—process, but a new study published in Advanced Functional Materials shows the potential to heal nerve damage using one of the most versatile inventions of our time: 3D printing.

3D Printing Prosthetics for Wounded Veterans


Furthermore, it enables and facilitates the design of customized, perfectly fitting implants and plates directly onto the patient models, which can subsequently be exported for printing in various materials, such as titanium.

The Future of Data Transfer Standards for Additive Manufacturing: Insights from an ISO Meeting in Berlin

Capturing the Value

It was a productive session where we invited members of the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM F42) to participate in discussions related to Design and Data Transfer guidelines. The committee agreed that the findings would contribute to the 3DP-RDM work and we were informed that there would be an ISO/TC 184/SC 4 Meeting in October 18-23 2015 taking place in Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

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How Additive Manufacturing will Change the Way We Think About Design

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High-end 3D printers can combine multiple materials into arbitrary patterns at a high resolution, leading to the ability to create geometry with fidelity and complexity never before seen. Featured Image: Maryland delegate tours ECBC for manufacturing initiative by U.S.

New process could make wood as strong as titanium alloys…

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“New process could make wood as strong as titanium alloys but lighter and cheaper” By University of Maryland, Tech Xplore. Engineers at the University of Maryland, College Park (UMD) have found a way to make wood more than 10 times times stronger and tougher than before, creating a natural substance that is stronger than many titanium alloys. ” The team also tested the new wood material and natural wood by shooting bullet-like projectiles at it.

3D Innovation: The Top Ten Applications in 2016

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In collaboration with Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the University of Maryland’s Center for Environmental Energy Engineering (CEEE) is on a quest to develop next generation heat exchangers for HVAC and refrigeration applications.

Proposed ASTM International Guide to Create Principles of Design Rules in Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing)

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Working across borders, disciplines, and industries we harness the expertise of over 30,000 members to create consensus and improve performance in manufacturing and materials, products and processes, systems and services. Gaithersburg, Maryland. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa.,

A way to make 3D printed parts stronger

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Sweeney began working with materials for 3D printing while he was employed at the Army Research Laboratory at the Aberdeen Proving Grounds in Maryland. “I The patent-pending technology is licensed with a local company, Essentium Materials LLC. By Bill Bregar, Plastics News.

NASA Engineer Set to Complete First 3-D-Printed Space Cameras

Additive Manufacturing

Next year, Principal Investigator Jason Budinoff plans to experiment with printing instrument components made of Invar alloy, a material being prepared for 3-D printing by Goddard technologist Tim Stephenson, who is pictured here along with his Invar structure. Greenbelt, Maryland. .

DIY 3D Printing: NASA is developing fully 3d printed CubeSat.

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“As far as I know, we are the first to attempt to build an entire instrument with 3-D printing,” said Budinoff, who works at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland. Often, these instruments are made of different materials. DIY 3D Printing.

The Ju 388 Project: Restoring the Cockpit of a Rare Warbird from Scratch


Garber Preservation (also known as ‘Silver Hill’), located in Suitland, Maryland, USA. The answer is not as simple as it may seem at first glance, since not all of the historic materials are available for 3D printing.

University of Maryland researchers develop micron-scale graphene based 3D printed furance


If you want to win all the points in the competition for most future hyped technology you don’t need to go much further than bringing up 3D printing, miracle material graphene, nano-technology and space explortion.

3D Printing, “A roller coaster ride, but now we are cruising”

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The school is Visitation Academy in Frederick Maryland. The material cartridges are a bit pricey, but 3D systems provided great service and immediately sent a new cartridge to replace the old. I noticed Tom lived in Maryland so I invited him to the school.

EOS and UNDER ARMOUR Partner to Develop Advanced, Scalable Laser Sintering 3D Printing Technology

Additive Manufacturing

Its product portfolio of EOS systems, materials, and process parameters gives customers crucial competitive advantages in terms of product quality and the long-term economic sustainability of their manufacturing processes.

Mission to the Moon: Stratasys Joins Forces with Lockheed Martin and PADT to Engineer Advanced 3D Printed Parts for NASA’s Orion Mission

Additive Manufacturing

Stratasys 3D printers and materials provide extremely high levels of strength, durability and thermal properties to power missions to deep space. The demands of space travel require extremely high performance materials and the most rigorous manufacturing processes in the industry.

Lockheed Martin Challenges Penn State Engineering Design Students to Drive Innovation

Additive Manufacturing

Unlike conventional “subtractive” manufacturing, 3D printing only adds material exactly where the manufacturer would like. The company is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, and employs approximately 126,000 people worldwide. By Penn State College of Engineering.

RepRap: Blog: Announcing AMRI: Advanced Manufacturing.

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We have secured sponsorship so far from Rice University , Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) , Ultimachine , Ultimaker , MakerGear , and SeeMeCNC. With what materials? RepRap: Blog.

Sciaky, Inc. to Provide Turnkey Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing System to Lockheed Martin Space Systems

Additive Manufacturing

Sciaky’s EBAM technology will help Lockheed Martin significantly reduce material costs, lead times, and machining times.”. EBAM system will help Lockheed Martin reduce time and cost on the production of titanium propulsion tanks. Chicago, Illinois – Sciaky, Inc.,

Efficiency by Design: Visualization Technologies Help Zahner Build the Present and Plan for the Future

3D Perspectives

This reduces waste, labor, materials, weight and cost while improving quality,” he said. Zahner Company for architectural engineering of the Chrysalis Amphitheatre in Columbia, Maryland (designed by New York-based Marc Fornes & THEVERYMANY ). by Nick Lerner.

Manufacturing’s Economic Impact: So Much Bigger Than…

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New research by MAPI Foundation Chief Economist Dan Meckstroth, using analysis of national input–output tables by Interindustry Forecasting (Inforum) at the University of Maryland, shows manufacturing’s total value chain actually accounts for about one-third of U.S. Yet another reason the government measure is misrepresentative: it captures only the creation of upstream value, including the processing of raw materials and intermediate inputs, and the production process.


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The company, recognized as a 2016 Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum, has created a multi-material 3D printer for fabricating embedded electronics and other novel devices. Highly functional materials are the key enablers of Voxel8’s core technology.

PADT and Stratasys Announce First-of-its-Kind Additive Manufacturing Lab in Colorado, Located at Metropolitan State University of Denver

Additive Manufacturing

Lockheed Martin Additive Manufacturing Laboratory helps students and engineers spur design and creation of composite tooling applications to reduce manufacturing lead times and streamline costs. TEMPE, Ariz. &