NASA Nebraska Space Grant Means Further Collaboration with Copper3D to Study Microbial Risk in Space

3D Printing 3d printing in space 3d printing research Copper3D Department of Biomechanics of the University of Nebraska at Omaha international space station ISS 3D printing nasa PLACTIVEChilean startup Copper3D and 3D printing endeavors at the International Space Station are both interests we have followed actively—but never together up until last year when NASA expressed interest. View the entire article via our website.

Tethon 3D and University of Nebraska to Develop First Ceramic and Metal DLP 3D Printer

Omaha, Nebraska-based company. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials ceramic 3d printing dlp 3d printer metal 3d printing Tethon 3D University of NebraskaSLA and DLP 3D printing are, for the most part, polymer 3D printing technologies. That doesn’t mean that they can’t be used with metal and ceramics, however. View the entire article via our website.

NASA’s Antimicrobial Space Challenge invites students to 3D print off-earth medical devices and space tools

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From October 21st – 25th, high school teams will gather at the University of Nebraska, to resolve the microbial risks in manned space habitations using Copper3D’s antimicrobial filament PLACTIVE. Aerospace 3D LifePrints Anti-microbial Space Challenge Copper3d Daniel Martínez Pereira Invent-a-thon Nasa NASA Nebraska Space Grant Paul Fotheringham PLACTIVE university of nebraska University of Nebraska Biomechanics Center

NASA tests new antibacterial 3D printing filament

3D Printing Industry

The study, conducted in association with the University of Nebraska at Omaha, aims to overcome the health challenges faced by NASA astronauts in […]. Research Andrés Acuña Copper3d Daniel Martínez Jorge Zuniga Nasa NASA 3D printing NASA Nebraska Space Grant PLACTIVE University of Nebraska at OmahaNASA is testing the suitability of an antibacterial 3D printer filament for use in future space missions.

Case Study: A 3D Printed Patient Specific Partial Finger Prosthesis

From the University of Nebraska at Omaha, researchers Keaton Young, James E. 3D Printing Featured Stories Medical 3D Printing 3d printed prosthetics pla ultimaker 2 extended University of Nebraska at OmahaPierce, and James M. Zuniga explore prosthetics made via 3D printing in ‘Assessment of body-powered 3D printed. View the entire article via our website.

Copper3D develops a HIV inactivating 3D printed device for breastfeeding

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Materials Claudio Soto Copper3d Daniel Martínez Jorge Zuniga STERNE UNAIDS UNICEF university of nebraska WHOAntimicrobial material developer, Copper3D, has developed a new 3D printed device to be used during breastfeeding.

3D Printed Splints & Braces: Just As Effective & Comfortable, Cheaper & Faster to Make

University of Nebraska researcher James Pierce has delved further into the potential for 3D printed assistive devices in ‘Efficacy of Assistive Devices Produced with Additive Manufacturing.’ 3D Printing 3d printed assistive devices 3d printed cast 3d printed medical devices 3D printed splint University of Nebraska

NASA Studying Antibacterial 3D Printing Filament For Use On Space Missions

3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Medical 3D Printing antibacterial antibacterial 3D printing filament Copper3D nasa NASA Nebraska Space Grant PLACTIVE University of Nebraska OmahaA few months ago, Chilean startup Copper3D introduced PLACTIVE, an antibacterial 3D printing filament designed for the production of medical devices such as prosthetics and braces. The company. View the entire article via our website.

NASA awards Copper 3D grant for 3D printing antibacterial medical devices in space

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The funding was issued by NASA Nebraska Space Grant, one of the 52 space grant consortium in […]. Aerospace Claudio Soto Copper 3D Daniel Martínez International Space Station Jorge Zuniga Nasa NASA Nebraska Space GrantCopper 3D, a US-based Chilean 3D printing materials company, has received another grant from NASA. The money has been awarded to test the properties of antibacterial 3D printing materials for medical devices on the International Space Station (ISS).

Tethon 3D awarded means to develop ceramic/metal DLP 3D printer

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Tethon 3D, a ceramic 3D printing material specialist headquartered in Nebraska, has received a grant to develop a multi-material DLP 3D printer. The grant was awarded by the University of Nebraska, that will also provide the company with technical support. Business Dave Rippe Nebraska Department of Economic Development Tethon 3D university of nebraska

Tethon 3D seeks partner to bring new binder jet 3D printer to market

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Nebraska-based 3D printing materials manufacturer Tethon 3D has added a new patent to its IP portfolio. 3D Printers Karen Linder Tethon 3D Trent Allen university of nebraskaGranted October 22, 2019, the technology in question relates to a method of binder jet 3D printing for ceramics, metals, polymers or other powdered materials. Company President Trent Allen has called the patent grant “a proud moment” for the […].

Union Pacific 3D printing for railroad machine vision technology

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The company's headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska currently houses a Stratasys. Applications 3D printing rail equipment 3D printing railway AEI Automatic equipment identification machine vision Nebraska Omaha rail equipment Royce Connerley Stratasys Connex 350 Union Pacific UPrailroad company Union Pacific (UP) has revealed an innovative use of 3D printing to improve locomotive operations.

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Tethon 3D debuts its first DLP 3D printer, the Bison 1000, at RAPID + TCT

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Tethon 3D, a Nebraska-based 3D printing materials manufacturer, has released its first desktop digital light processing (DLP) 3D printer in time for RAPID + TCT 2019 in Detroit this week. 3D Printers Bison 1000 Castalite porcelite RAPID + TCT 2019 Tethon 3D Trent Allen university of nebraskaThe Bison 1000 is designed for material development and is optimized for use with Tethon 3D’s ceramic and metal materials. Trent Allen, President at Tethon […].

3D Printed Models Help Students Gain a Better Understanding of DNA Behavior

3D Printing Education 3d printed dna 3D printed educational aids 3d printed educational models 3d printed educational tools 3d printing in schools 3d printing in the classroom University of NebraskaIn a paper entitled “Visualizing the Invisible: A Guide to Designing, Printing and Incorporating Dynamic 3D Molecular Models to Teach Structure-Function Relationships,” a group of. View the entire article via our website.

Archaeologists Learn About Rare Marble Medusa Head Using 3D Photogrammetry

A University of Nebraska–Lincoln team of archaeologists and a group of Turkish students were slowly excavating a series of ancient Roman ruins in southern Turkey when they made a thrilling discovery. 3D Scanners 3D Software 3d archaeology 3d archeology models 3d models 3d Photogrammetry ancient roman ruins Antiochia ad Cragum digital photogrammetry medusa Michael Hoff photogrammetry Southern Turkey University of Nebraska Lincoln UNL

Sliced: 3D printing digest including Louis Vuitton and 3D printed Star Wars models

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3D Printing bodyTop 3d printing digest 3D printing latest 3D printing news Augmented Reality Dassault systemes Lemonade Stand Louis Vuitton Nano Dimension next limit dynamics OMUS optomec Sliced university of nebraska University of texasIn today's edition of Sliced, we explore: Louis Vuitton's pop-up shop, U.S universities getting involved with 3D printing, Dassault Systèmes acquiring a software company, an.

3D Printed Robotics Competition Advances STEM Education in Africa

3D Design 3D Printing Robotics africa AZIBOt Pan-African Robotics Competition robotics robotics competition Senegal STEM education thingiverse University of Nebraska Lincoln UNLPerceptions by Westerners as to the state of education in Africa are as varied as the continent itself and often run the gamut from gross over-generalizations to ethnocentric condescension. The fact. View the entire article via our website.

Researchers 3D Print Platelets for Faster Healing

3D Printing Medical 3D Printing Science & Technology 3d bioprinting 3d printed bioink 3D printed platelets bioink bioprinting massachusetts general hospital mit University of Nebraska LincolnPlatelets play an important role in the bloodstream – if there’s an injury, the platelets are drawn to the site, where they clot and stop the bleeding. They also release growth factors. View the entire article via our website.

Optomec releases LENS CS 600 and CS 800 metal 3D printers

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ARDEC Boeing CS 600 CS 800 GE Laser Engineered Net Shaping lens Nasa optomec SINUMERIK 840 United Technologies university of nebraskaAlbuquerque-based metal 3D printer manufacturer Optomec has released two new standalone systems, the LENS CS 600 and CS 800.

3D Printing News Sliced, ProtoCAM, Goceram, Filamentive and EnvisionTEC

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This edition of our 3D printing news digest Sliced, asks the following questions: How has 3D printing been used to bring the first statue of a woman to the UK’s Parliament Square? How can 1st-century Roman helmets be recreated with 3D printing? How long is the world’s longest 3D printed chain? All this and more […].

Optomec releases hybrid additive manufacturing system for reactive metals with medical potential

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3D Printers Controlled Atmosphere Dave Ramahi Dr. Michael Sealy IMTS IMTS 2018 lens LENS 860 LENS 860 Hybrid Controlled Atmosphere System LENS Hybrid magnesium Michael Sealy optomec reactive metals University of Nebraska-Lincoln UNLAt IMTS 2018 this week metal 3D printing provider Optomec, from Albuquerque, New Mexico, released the LENS 860 Hybrid Controlled Atmosphere (CA) System which is capable of working with reactive metals like magnesium.

Optomec’s Aerosol Jet 5X 3D printing system to accelerate Samsung Electronics production

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Applications Additive Manufacturing Facility of ARDEC Aerosol Jet 5X Air Force Research Laboratory Boeing Draper Draper Laboratory Energica GE Nasa optomec Samsung Electronics Smart Ride Project United Technologies university of nebraskaSamsung Electronics is enabling next-generation electronics production with the commission of an Aerosol Jet 5X System from New Mexico metal additive manufacturing specialist Optomec.

3D Printing Research CrAMmed: POSTECH, UCL, Zhejiang University, Boston University

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Boydston Boston University CrAMmed Dengke Zhao Hee-Gyeong Yi Huazhong University of Science and Technology Istituto Ortopedico JaeSang Ko james pierce Jingyi Liu Johanna Schwartz Jun Yin Pohang University of Science and Technology Reza Ghaffarivardavagh Severance Hospital Tongji Medical College UCL School of Pharmacy university of nebraska University of Wisconsin-Madison Xiaobing Jiang Yonsei University Health System Zhejiang University

Optomec LENS Hybrid System Used to Manufacture Dissolvable Metal Components for Medical Applications

Additive Manufacturing

Two years ago, at IMTS in 2016, Dr. Sealy and his team at University of Nebraska became the first customer of our LENS Hybrid Controlled Atmosphere system,” said Tom Cobbs, LENS Product Manager at Optomec.

Optomec Introduces New Hybrid 3D Printing System, Used By Researchers to Make Dissolvable Magnesium Medical Implants

3D Printers 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing 3d printed medical implants additive manufacturing hybrid systems hybrid manufacturing IMTS 2018 International Manufacturing Technology Show LENS 860 Hybrid Controlled Atmosphere new 3d printer optomec Optomec LENS Machine Tool Series Optomec LENS printers patient-specific printing University of Nebraska Lincoln UNL

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

Additive Manufacturing

BLACKSBURG, Va., 10, 2015 – How would a 3-D printer work in the microgravity of suborbital space after surviving a jarring ride 100 miles above the earth? A group of Virginia Tech College of Engineering students hope to have an answer next week after a launch at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility.

3D Printing Pioneer WhiteClouds Announces “3DyourSCAN”, Patented “Hinge & Slice” Modeling & Breakthrough Workflow Partnership with TeraRecon

Additive Manufacturing

Dr. Justin Cramer of the University of Nebraska Medical Center said, “Our work has sought to make models readily available to anyone who wants them, and 3D printing is a large part of this effort. OGDEN, Utah — Nov.

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Hawk Ridge Systems acquires Parsons Technology to provide 3D printing solutions in the Midwest

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Hawk Ridge Systems, a Silicon Valley-based reseller of 3D design and manufacturing solutions, has announced a merger with Parsons Technology, Inc, a manufacturing and shop floor software solutions provider based in Nebraska.

Tethon 3D reveals new High Alumina Tethonite Ceramic Powder for ink-jet 3D printing

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Tethon 3D, a Nebraska-based 3D printing materials manufacturer, has expanded its range of proprietary ceramic powders with the Tethonite high alumina powder. This ceramic powder, designed for use in binder jetting additive manufacturing systems, claims an increased resistance to corrosion, wear, and thermal stress. Ceramic powder material development continues to be an area of focus […]. Materials Castalite Karen Linder Tethon 3D Tethonite Tethonite high alumina powder

Porcelite Brings Porcelain to Desktop SLA & DLP 3D Printing

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Nebraska-based Tethon 3D has already made a name for itself acting as a ceramic 3D printing service bureau and through the development of ceramic powders and binders for 3D printing with ZCorp machines. By Michael Molitch-Hou.

Survey Suggests More Growth Ahead For Midwest Economy

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The survey covers Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma and South Dakota. Japan’s recent decision to raise the tariff on frozen beef imports will significantly harm Kansas and Nebraska, according to Goss, because Nebraska ranked No.

A Team Approach to Orthognathic Surgery

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A Team Approach” is what Kevin L Reick, DDS, MD, FACS, Nebraska Oral and Facial Surgery, describes in this video. A Team Approach to Orthognathic Surgery Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 09:30 Virtual Surgical Planning (VSP®) is quickly becoming a standard of care for Orthognathic Surgery. “A

Great American Eclipse 2017

Rants and Raves Without Rhyme or Reason

Hi all, I spent last week chasing the eclipse down to Nebraska. Here are some of the highlights. Good morning Sunshine! Can’t wait for your show today! This is what the sky looked like just before the eclipse began.

State College, PA’s Make Space Brings 3D Printing to Campus and Community

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I know this because I grew up in another notorious college football town: Lincoln, Nebraska. If you follow college football at all, then you know about Penn State University’s (PSU) team — the Nittany Lions.

Inspiring Creativity and Promoting Understanding at FPS


Doug Doescher is the 8th grade Industrial Technology teacher at Fremont Public Schools in Nebraska. He encourages students to use technology to find everyday things needing improvement, and to engineer a solution. 3D Printing is a Hit at Fremont Public Schools.

Lundeen Sculpture

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The effort is being sponsored by billionaire Joe Ricketts, founder and former chairman and CEO of TD Ameritrade, a large discount brokerage located in Omaha, Nebraska. I had the pleasure of visiting Lundeen Sculpture in Loveland, Colorado, last week.

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Don’t Miss the SOLIDWORKS Largest User Group Meeting Ever 2017

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Then, at 7:30pm EST, each group will join a webinar featuring a one-hour SOLIDWORKS Tips and Tricks presentation by Todd Blacksher of the SOLIDWORKS User Group of Nebraska.

Stratasys and SME Give Students Hands-On 3D Printing Experience, Helping Them Prepare for STEM-Related Careers

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Tommy Tran and Adolfo Diaz of Hastings High School in Nebraska present their design concept to the judges. The 51 st annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference , held in Louisville, Kentucky, added a new and exciting competition to its lineup this year.

SolidWorks World 2015: And So It Begins

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Among other things, Todd is a SWUG leader in Nebraska. I have arrived in Phoenix for SOLIDWORKS World 2015! In my short time here I’ve already run into some familiar faces.

Nebraska 9-year-old boy gets 3D printed ‘Star Wars’ arm delivered by Darth Vader


Presenting the 3D printed prosthesis to the young Nebraska resident was none other than Darth Vader, iconic villain of the Star Wars franchise. Nine-year-old Alvin Garcia Flores was given “a new hope” on Thursday, in the form of a 3D printed bionic arm made by Limbitless Solutions. 3D Printing Applications

SkillsUSA Additive Manufacturing Contest Winners Design Device to Assist Veteran with His Favorite Pastime

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Hastings, Nebraska. (SOUTHFIELD, Mich., and MINNEAPOLIS, July 12, 2018) — SME and Stratasys Ltd. today announced the winners of this year’s additive manufacturing student competition held at the 54th annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Kentucky.

Machine Tool Distributor Inks Partnership with Industrial 3D Printing Company to Meet Customer Demand

Additive Manufacturing

Built on a foundation of fairness, after-sales support, and hard work, the company has grown to more than 170 employees covering eight office locations in 14 states including Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, and Wyoming.

NAMRI SME Puts the Spotlight on Industry Researchers at 45th Annual North American Manufacturing Research Conference

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Prahalada Krishna Rao , PhD, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska. By SME.