AM Research

Rice University researchers 3D print tubulane-inspired cubes that repel bullets

Researchers at Rice University’s Brown School of Engineering have 3D printed lightweight plastic structures that have hardness properties similar to…

6 days ago

Harvard researchers develop MM3D multi-nozzle printer that can switch between 8 inks in a blink

A new technique called MM3D (multimaterial multi-nozzle 3D) printing developed by Harvard’s Wyss Institute researchers uses high-speed pressure valves to…

7 days ago

Oerlikon, Linde and TUM embark on €1.7M project to develop aluminum alloy for AM

A team of influential players in the AM industry are coming together to develop a new high-strength and lightweight aluminum…

7 days ago

Could 3D printing revolutionize the UK rail industry?

UK-based infrastructure company Amey is the latest company exploring the use of additive manufacturing for the maintenance of the transportation…

3 weeks ago

GE Additive and ORNL partner to drive industrialization of AM

GE Additive has signed a five-year cooperative R&D agreement (CRADA) with the DOE’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) aimed at…

3 weeks ago

SUTD invents method for 3D printing chocolate at room temperature

3D printing chocolate is nothing new. We’ve seen ample examples of extrusion-based technologies depositing melted chocolate layer by layer to…

4 weeks ago

Fabrisonic and partners 3D print smart baseplate to improve PBF process

Fabrisonic, a specialist in solid-state metal 3D printing, recently teamed up with EWI and Luna Innovations to develop a smart…

1 month ago

Northwestern researchers unveil HARP 3D printer with record-breaking throughput

Researchers from Northwestern University have been developing a stereolithography-based 3D printing technology that is capable of incredibly high throughputs and…

1 month ago

Fraunhofer IFAM 3D prints fully functional, scaled gas turbine model

A team from the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Technology and Advanced Materials (IFAM) has produced a scaled gas turbine demonstrator…

1 month ago

Researchers pioneer 1000x faster nanoscale 3D printing method

A joint team of researchers from the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and the Chinese University of Hong Kong have…

1 month ago