Advanced Materials

How AON3D is changing expectations for 3D printing high-performance plastics

AON3D was born in 2015 with one main goal: to make 3D printing high-performance polymers more accessible. The Montreal-based company…

7 months ago

Brown University researchers 3D print responsive dual polymer hydrogel parts

Researchers from Brown University have developed a new type of dual polymer material that is capable of responding to its…

7 months ago

Listen up! This 3D printed metamaterial cancels 94% of sound

Two mechanical engineers from Boston University are using 3D printing to pioneer what could very well be the noise-cancelling devices…

7 months ago

Solvay and Aerosint developing cost-effective SLS for 3D printing specialty polymers

Solvay, a Belgian chemicals company with a growing AM materials portfolio, has announced a new research agreement with Belgian 3D…

7 months ago

Bond receives multi-million euro investment from Victrex for PAEK 3D printing

Victrex, a UK-based specialist in high-performance polymers, has announced a multi-million euro investment in Dutch 3D printing company Bond High…

7 months ago

LLNL researchers 3D print ‘sentient’ logic gates inspired by original computers

Researchers from the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) are drawing inspiration from a mostly obsolete technology to drive 3D printing…

8 months ago

3D printed rubber-like material can self-repair when broken

Materials research is getting to a point where—at least to me—it seems to be reaching into the realm of sci-fi.…

8 months ago

Jabil Engineered Materials, the last piece of the AM puzzle

Last week, global manufacturing company Jabil announced the launch of Jabil Engineered Materials as well as the opening of its…

9 months ago

Engineers pioneer 3D printed piezoelectric materials for smart infrastructure

A team of mechanical engineers from Virginia Tech have devised a way to 3D print piezoelectric materials that can be…

9 months ago

Tractus3D debuts new T850P 3D printer for PEEK

Tractus3D, a Dutch manufacturer of industrial 3D printers, has introduced its latest 3D printer developed specifically for PEEK. The new…

9 months ago