A Champion for Veterans and 3D Printing: Gordon Bosker and the San Antonio VA Hospital

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

For the San Antonio VA, that champion is Gordon Bosker. When he heard that a Stratasys 3D printer was headed to San Antonio, he volunteered to house the 3D printer in the Prosthetic Service’s Lab. The rapid pace of iteration at VA San Antonio over the course of 6 months.

SwRI and UTSA to develop 3D printed medical implant for slow-release cancer medication

3D Printing Industry

Researchers at the Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) in San Antonio and The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) are developing a 3D printed implant which can deliver a controlled medicine dosage over several weeks. Medical & Dental 3D printed implant Albert Zwiener Connecting through Research Partnerships (Connect) program Lyle Hood Southwest Research Institute The University of Texas at San Antonio

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UTSA and SwRI to research degradation of additive manufacturing metals in oil & gas industry

3D Printing Industry

A group of researchers from The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) and Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) are collaborating on a project examining the hydrogen embrittlement of additive manufacturing materials. Research Brendy Rincon Troconis Southwest Research Institute SwRI The University of Texas at San Antonio UTSA W.

UTSA Doctor Predicts that Researchers May be Bioprinting Organs in the Next Year


3D Printing Health 3D Printing 3D printing cells 3d printing organs 3D printing tissues bioplotter bioprinting Envisiontec EnvisonTEC GmbH Bioplotter University of Texas San Antonio University of Texas San Antonio biomedical engineering departmentThe race is on! And why a sense of urgency? To save human lives—and prevent as much suffering as possible. One would say that’s probably a fairly good motivator if you have the knowledge and.

Researchers Recreate Hopping Disney/Pixar Lamp with 3D Printed Actuator


3D Printing Robotics 3d printed actuator 3d printed scaffolds acetone fdm 3d printer lamp linear actuator pixar Pneumatic Actuator research paper robot smoothing 3d prints with acetone ultimaker 3 extended university of illinois University of Texas University of Texas San Antonio3D printing has previously been employed to create passive mechanisms and machines, as well as the actuators used to make them go. According to a new paper, titled “A Miniature. The post.

Austin trip to meet customers

SolidWorks Legion

Visited several customers in both San Antonio and Austin. Austin, TX has long been on my todo list for work travel. There are a lot of great SOLIDWORKS customers in the Austin region. Come last week, my long awaited plans came to fruition. This was a busy trip.

SolidWorks World 2011

Jeff's Tool Shed

SolidWorks Community Phoenix San Antonio SolidWorks World SWW2011 Currently, I’m in a plane 37,000 feet above the ground on my way to SolidWorks World 2011. This will be my 6th time attending SWW, and I’m just as excited for this one as I was my first one in 2006. For me, it’s a reunion, a learning experience and a vacation all rolled up […]. The post SolidWorks World 2011 appeared first on Jeff's Tool Shed.

Arcam Metal 3D Printers Making Titanium Implants on Sicily’s Etna Volcano

3D Printing Industry

I am now back in Sicily and that myth is presenting itself even more clearly, as I ventured up to the volcano, to a small town called Aci San Antonio, lost among wild vegetation and spent craters.… By Davide Sher. Last year, around this time, I posted a blog entry comparing a FabLab in Sicily to a modern version of the mythological forge that the Roman God of Hell had deep inside the Mt.

ASTM Workshop on Mechanical Behavior of Additive Manufactured Components

Additive Manufacturing

September 29, 2015— A workshop on the Mechanical Behavior of Additive Manufactured Components will be held May 4, 2016, at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio in San Antonio, Texas. Grand Hyatt San Antonio. San Antonio, Texas USA. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa.,

Join ASTM International for a Special Roundtable Discussion on Additive Manufactured Components

Additive Manufacturing

December 23, 2015— An ASTM International roundtable discussion on Mechanical Behavior of Additive Manufactured Components will be held May 5, 2016, at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio in San Antonio, Texas. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa.,

Submit a Presentation for ASTM Workshop on Additive Manufacturing for Medical Applications

Additive Manufacturing

The event will take place May 3, 2016, at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio in San Antonio, Texas. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., December 23, 2015 - Abstracts for oral presentations are invited for the ASTM International workshop on Additive Manufacturing for Medical Applications. ASTM Committee F04 on Medical and Surgical Materials and Devices is sponsoring the workshop as part of its standards development meetings.

3DS and the Millennial Trains Project

3D Systems

For this third journey, the train will pass through the southern United States, stopping in LA, Austin, San Antonio, New Orleans, Atlanta, and Washington DC.

3D Veterans Bootcamp

Wohlers Talk

veterans concluded on Friday of last week in San Antonio, Texas. An interesting program for U.S. A start-up organization, named 3D Veterans , was formed to train veterans in CAD and 3D printing for high-tech American jobs.

Get Ready to Robo Rumble at SOLIDWORKS World 2017

The Solidworks Blog

San Antonio College, Walnut, CA. Day two at SOLIDWORKS World is all about the SOLIDWORKS community. From the SWUGN Awards to inspiring students, it’s a celebration of users from start to finish.

ASTM International Launches Year of the Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise (SME)

Additive Manufacturing

SAN ANTONIO, January 27, 2016— Today, ASTM International , one of the world’s leading standards development organizations, launched the “ Year of the SME: Small Business in Action ” at its first major meeting of 2016.

Engineering the First Nationwide 3D Printing Network for the Veterans Health Administration – Part 2

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

As part of this effort, five Stratasys 3D printers were installed in VA hospitals across the country- Seattle, Albuquerque, San Antonio, Boston and Orlando – building upon the incredible work of existing 3D printers across the VA.

2017: What an Experience!

3D Perspectives

SolidWorks World 2017 – Over 5000 attendees joined us in San Antonio for this annual event – with even more watching via webcast. 2017 was another busy year here at Dassault Systèmes.

3D Printing Hospital Network to be Developed by VA

3D Printing Hub

As of now, the VA 3D printing network will be used in five hospitals which are in Boston, Albuquerque, Orlando, Seattle, and San Antonio. A 3D printer manufacturer and the Department of Veterans Affairs are working together to create a 3D printing hospital network. The Department of Veterans Affairs, the largest integrated healthcare system in the US, is going to build a 3D printing hospital network.

HOUSTEX 2017: Cybersecurity, Manufacturing Skills Gap, Automation, Oh My!

Additive Manufacturing

HOUSTON, Feb. 14, 2017 – SME’s HOUSTEX event returns to the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston from Feb. 28 to March 2. The event brings together Southwest manufacturing leaders to explore and evaluate new technologies.

The birth of personal computing

Thornburg Thoughts

As described in an article in ComputerWorld ( [link] ) a group of thinkers (and doers) in San Antonio, Texas may have been the first to think seriously about the design of a computer that would belong to individuals, not sitting in a corporate “computer room” somewhere.

Q&A with Richard Doyle: How you can benefit from SWUGN

The Solidworks Blog

It was the first meeting of the Central Texas SOLIDWORKS User Group, and 40 or so SOLIDWORKS users from San Antonio to Austin met at a place called the Aquarena Center in San Marcos.

Stratasys Unveils Project with US Department of Veterans Affairs as Part of Corporate Social Responsibility Program

Additive Manufacturing

During the initial deployment stage, Stratasys 3D Printers are being installed at VA hospitals in Puget Sound, San Antonio, Albuquerque, Orlando and Boston. One of the first integrated 3D printing networks rolled-out at Veterans Affairs (VA) hospitals across the nation.

Susan Sherrouse AIIM18 Speaker Interview

Additive Manufacturing

Here’s your chance to get to know our AIIM18 speakers a little better before you get to San Antonio and see them live. We can’t wait to see you April 11-13th. Name Susan Sherrouse Email susan.sherrouse@fluor.com. LinkedIn Profile [link]. Job Title Principal Project Information Manager. Company Fluor. Please provide one or two points that you will mention during your session. Technology (in relation to IM) can hurt and help.

HOUSTEX 2017: What’s Ahead for Southwest Manufacturing, Oil and Gas

Additive Manufacturing

3D Veterans is a San Antonio, TX based nonprofit seeking to train over 400 veterans every year through a special boot camp held in locations all over the United States. HOUSTON, Jan.

EOS-New Balance Uses EOS Industrial 3D-Printing Technology to Additively Manufacture

Additive Manufacturing

San Antonio College in Walnut, California) and has continued to wear them, especially at such important races as the World Championships. No two runners are the same. This is especially true for athletes competing at the most elite levels.

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SolidWorks World 2014: Sleep is for the Weak

Rants and Raves Without Rhyme or Reason

Four years ago, I attended my first SolidWorks World in San Antonio. I’ll have four – count ‘em, FOUR – roles to fill during my time in San Diego. I’d been given a complimentary conference pass as thanks for my role as a brand new SolidWorks User Group leader, and I saved up to pay for the flight and the tiny hotel room down the street. Now, on the eve of SolidWorks World 2014, I reflect on how much things have changed.

SOLIDWORKS World 2015: Tuesday General Session Recap

The Solidworks Blog

This year’s winners included: User group of the year: San Antonio, Texas, Jim Lowery, Group Leader. With more than 2 million users worldwide, SOLIDWORKS is the largest community in the CAD industry.

Shoes, Perfectly Balanced

Design 2 Part News

San Antonio College in Walnut, California) and has continued to wear them, especially at such important races as the World Championships. “My Contributed by EOS, Design-2-Part Magazine.

SwRI, UTSA researchers develop 3D printed biodegradable implant for cancer treatment


Researchers at the Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) and The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) are developing a 3D printed minimally invasive medicinal implant that could deliver a controlled.

Biomedical incubator opens 3D printing facilities in Texas & California to boost innovation


Watershed Idea Foundry, a biomedical incubator and accelerator in San Antonio, Texas, has opened its first additive manufacturing and R&D facilities, one in California, one in Texas.

Texas researchers re-engineer vintage toy to walk right out of 3D printer


The feisty blue and orange bird has been the University of Texas San Antonio’s official mascot since 1977, proudly representing the UTSA Roadrunners’ various varsity teams. Rowdy the Roadrunner just got re-engineered for the 21st century.

Students 3D print an autonomous robot that can locate and open or close valves


While lots of designs for basic 3D printed robots exist already, most of those are capable of very little. Most just shuffle across the table a little bit or give us an LED lightshow. While fun, they contribute little to the development of actual affordable and complex robotics.

Gaming the System: How One Manufacturing Company…

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“Gaming the System: How One Manufacturing Company Saved Itself With Radical Transparency And Created A Slew Of Blue-Collar Millionaires” By Peter Carbonara, Forbes.