AM Research

Navajo Nation acquires Optomec metal 3D printer to lead the future of manufacturing

In a story that feels very much about restoring balance to the world, in line with the Navajo tradition, the…

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U.S. Army awards $25M to WPI to advance cold spray AM and metal alloys

The U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Army Research Laboratory (CCDC-ARL) has awarded $25 million to the Worcester Polytechnic Institute…

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3D printing helps NASA gather vital data about aircraft icing

Icing is an issue that has plagued aircraft manufacturers and operators for a long time. Evidently, I’m not talking about…

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SmarTech Analysis focuses on metal AM post-processing in series of five new reports

Metal AM post-processing is a broad category and has long been considered the most time-intensive part of the additive manufacturing…

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Northrop Grumman study showcases performance and reliability of 3D printed electronics

A team from aerospace and defense tech company Northrop Grumman is working to showcase the viability and reliability of electronics…

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Added Scientific 3D printed vacuum systems could be a breakthrough for quantum technology

For quantum technologies to fulfill their promise, the systems that support them need to shrink. Laurence Coles from Added Scientific, an…

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Researchers 3D print mother-of-pearl-inspired composite material

Mother-of-pearl might best be known for its gleaming, ethereal appearance—much prized in the jewelry world—but the natural material is also…

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FIT AM Group embarks on FAB-Weld project to address SLS size limitations

FIT Additive Manufacturing Group and the FAU University of Erlangen-Nuremberg have received a grant notification from the Bavarian State Minister…

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Scientists 3D print first ever permanent liquid magnets

Scientists at Berkeley Lab have created a new material that is both liquid and magnetic, opening the door to a…

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Georgia Tech researchers 3D print ant-sized, vibration-powered robots

Researchers from Georgia Tech have developed tiny 3D printed robots measuring about 2 mm in length that use micro bristle…

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