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.

Kitty Olive’s New 3D Printed Limb Features Unique Design

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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.

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.

UNO Researchers Looking for Study Participants to Test 3D Printed Prosthetic Arms

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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

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

Additive Manufacturing

Chicago, IL (IMTS) – Sept 11, 2018: Today at IMTS, Optomec , a leading global supplier of production-grade additive manufacturing (AM) systems for 3D Printed Metals unveiled details of how the University of Nebraska-Lincoln ( UNL ) is using a LENS Hybrid Controlled Atmosphere System to develop dissolvable magnesium components that will have broad-reaching implications in the design and manufacture of next-generation medical implants.

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

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

Additive Manufacturing

Additional experiments on the Terrier-Improved Malemute rocket come from the University of Colorado, Boulder; Northwest Nazarene University in Idaho; the University of Puerto Rico; the University of Nebraska, Lincoln; Capitol Technology University of Maryland; and the University of Hawaii Community Colleges. 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?

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. Featured Medical News 3D-as-a-Service 3DaaS 3DyourSCAN Edward P Quigley III Hinge & Slice Intermountain Urological Institute for Intermountain Health Care Jay Bishoff Jeff Sorenson Jerry Ropelato Justin Cramer TeraRecon University of Nebraska Medical Center WhiteClouds

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Don’t Miss SOLIDWORKS Live: Manufacturing

The Solidworks Blog

We will be talking with Manufacturing expert Jason Jacobson from Brehmer Manufacturing , locate in Lyons, Nebraska. What defines manufacturing? Is a building one single product? Is it that “aha” moment we always see in the movies with an 80’s style montage to magically build it?

A Team Approach to Orthognathic Surgery

3D Systems

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

Survey Suggests More Growth Ahead For Midwest Economy

Design 2 Part News

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. By The Associated Press.

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. Uh oh… But thankfully, there were enough breaks in the clouds to get some good partial shots. Unfortunately, it clouded over completely just before totality. But we did see some amazing 360-degree sunset colors all around us.

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

3D Printing Review

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. The team plays in NCAA Division I as a member of the Big Ten Conference, and it is ranked #8 in overall wins, just one game behind Alabama and Oklahoma. While you may love football, what does it have to do with 3D printing?

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. In December 2016, Fremont Public Schools purchased six Afinia 3D printers for their school, using funds from a local grant.

Lundeen Sculpture

Wohlers Talk

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. The company produces world-class sculptures of about everything imaginable. The “sweet spot” at the company is the recreation of people and animals with spectacular precision and realism.

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

The Solidworks Blog

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. Last year Todd Blacksher proposed something unusual for the SOLIDWORKS User Group Network: The SOLIDWORKS Largest User Group Meeting Ever, or SLUGME.

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

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

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

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. Fourteen teams representing various states across the U.S. joined Stratasys and SME for the first annual Additive Manufacturing Competition.

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

The Solidworks Blog

University of Texas – Arlington (UT-Arlington) hosted the 14th annual “Texas Autocross Weekend” July 11 -13, 2014, under the direction of Dr. Bob Woods.  The original intent was for Texas and Oklahoma schools to get together, but the eventhas grown to be a North Americanevent to observe cars in a more relaxed setting than the high pressure competitive FSAE race events atMichigan Speedway and Lincoln, Nebraska.

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

Additive Manufacturing

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.

New Home of Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute

RPM Tools

The DMDI Institute will address the life cycle of digital data interchanged through design, engineering and manufacturing. President Obama announced yesterday the selection of an Illinois consortium led by UI Labs, a nonprofit research and development group led by the University of Illinois, to lead the Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute (DMDI).

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. EOS and Hartwig Inc. partnership brings full-line distribution of additive manufacturing equipment possible. Novi, Mich.

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

Additive Manufacturing

Prahalada Krishna Rao , PhD, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska. By SME. LOS ANGELES, June 8, 2017 – Manufacturing academics were honored Wednesday, for their service, contributions and outstanding manufacturing research during the annual North American Manufacturing Research Conference ( NAMRC ) held by the North American Manufacturing Research Institution of SME (NAMRI/SME).

SolidWorks World 2015: And So It Begins

Axis CAD Solutions

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. There are SOLIDWORKS badges and bags popping up everywhere and the SOLIDWORKS World buzz is starting to fill the air. One of the best things about attending SOLIDWORKS World for me is catching up with people I’ve met over the 11 years I’ve been attending the conference.

Five Things You Don???t Know About Me

Wohlers Talk

Paul, Nebraska. Dorothy Lynch, creator of the popular French salad dressing, is my grandfathers first cousin. At age 4, I would watch her mix the ingredients and bottle the product in a one-room building no larger than an average American family room. It sat across the street from our home in St. Today, the building bears her name and is used as a hair salon by her daughter.

SME Announces Winners of the 2016 SkillsUSA Additive Manufacturing Competition

Additive Manufacturing

Hastings, Nebraska. By SME. DEARBORN, Mich., July 5, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – SME , working with Stratasys , sponsored a student additive manufacturing competition at the 52nd annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Kentucky, June 21-23. The students were evaluated on their abilities and knowledge of additive manufacturing/3D printing processes.

Upcoming CATI Training Classes for August 2016 – Featuring SOLIDWORKS Drawings

CATI Tech Notes

To help you get the most out of our products, CATI, along with MCAD Technologies, operate a nationwide network of full-services facilities using state-of-the-art equipment, serving clients in Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Alaska, Colorado, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

PostProcess Announces Expanded Channel Partner Coverage Across North America

Additive Manufacturing

Newly signed channel partners by region include: AdvancedTek , a Platinum Partner reseller for Stratasys and Desktop Metal 3D printers, will bring its decades of 3D printing industry expertise to represent PostProcess in Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Nebraska, and North and South Dakota. Four New Channel Partners Accelerate Growth. . BUFFALO, N.Y.,

SME, Stratasys Announce Winners of FANUC-Inspired SkillsUSA Additive Manufacturing Competition

Additive Manufacturing

SME and global additive manufacturing leader Stratasys have announced the winners of their cosponsored 2019 Additive Manufacturing Competition , held during the 55th annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Kentucky, June 24-28. Six teams — three high school and three college teams — received top honors for the exceptional designs they created during the three-day contest.

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UNL Professor Prahalada Rao awarded $500k for new metal 3D printing process to eliminate flaws


A researcher at Nebraska-Lincoln University has been awarded a major grant by the National Science Foundation. Prahalada Rao will be developing a new data-driven 3D printing process, that could eliminate flaws in metal parts. 3D Printing Technology

Tethon 3D launches High Alumina Tethonite ceramic powder for binder jetting 3D printing


Tethon 3D, Nebraska-based manufacturer of ceramic powders, binders, and other 3D printing services and supplies, announces the launch of High Alumina Tethonite, a high alumina ceramic powder for use in binder jetting additive manufacturing. 3D Printing Materials