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SLM Solutions Looking to Buy Material Supplier

SLM Solutions Looking to Buy Material Supplier | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
SLM Solutions is looking for fresh funds to increment its business capacity, which reportedly includes buying a key supplier of its input material — metal.
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Oxford and Bristol deliver new high resolution method of 3D bioprinting live tissues

Oxford and Bristol deliver new high resolution method of 3D bioprinting live tissues | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
In a resin cube on a suspended platform, a glass pipette 3D prints mammal cells as individual droplets of water. The goal of this process is to create three-dimensional tissues that match the behaviou
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UK chemicals specialist Johnson Matthey opens ceramic 3D printing lab in Hertfordshire

UK chemicals specialist Johnson Matthey opens ceramic 3D printing lab in Hertfordshire | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
Johnson Matthey, a British sustainable technology and chemicals company, has opened a new state-of-the-art ceramic 3D printing facility in Royston, UK. The lab contains a QiCPic image analysis sensor, a Freeman FT4 powder tester, and a PixDro inkjet printer.
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Nanoscribe's Optical 3D Printer Can Create Wide Range of Micro-Optics For Lens Production

Nanoscribe's Optical 3D Printer Can Create Wide Range of Micro-Optics For Lens Production | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
Lenses are among the most delicate objects to manufacture. Slight imperfections have massive ramifications for the quality of the overall product. Thus, lens manufacturers have been mining the possibilities of 3D printing due to its ability to work with precise instructions. In this same vein, German company Nanoscribe has developed a new printer that takes lens …
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MIT CSAIL optomizes multimaterial 3D printing by the voxel

MIT CSAIL optomizes multimaterial 3D printing by the voxel | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
87shares8160Most objects that perform a function in our daily lives are made from more than one material. As such, uncovering a code to crack multimaterial capabilities is one of the core pursuits in
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Cikoni launches hybrid AdditiveCARBON technology for 3D printed carbon composites

Cikoni launches hybrid AdditiveCARBON technology for 3D printed carbon composites | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
Cikoni, a Stuttgart-based engineering company, has developed hybrid production technology that adds carbon fiber to the 3D printing process. Cikoni's AdditiveCARBON can be used to make 3D printed structures with carbon fiber reinforcement.
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Argentinian woman can talk, eat and breathe normally again thanks to 3D printed trachea implant

Argentinian woman can talk, eat and breathe normally again thanks to 3D printed trachea implant | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
An Argentinian woman has been given a new lease on life thanks to a 3D printed trachea implant. The woman, who could not speak or eat comfortably due to complications from peritonitis, says that she is now able to do these normal everyday activities with ease again.
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Texas A&M researchers : Microwave welding could make inter-layer bonds in 3D printed parts stronger

Texas A&M researchers : Microwave welding could make inter-layer bonds in 3D printed parts stronger | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
Researchers at Texas A&M University say they have discovered a way to make 3D printed parts stronger and more useful for real-world applications. The method involves bonding layers of a 3D printed part in a microwave using carbon nanotube-polymer composites.
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Former Lawrence Livermore engineer granted metal 3D printer patent with Seurat Technologies

Former Lawrence Livermore engineer granted metal 3D printer patent with Seurat Technologies | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
Californian company Seurat Technologies has been granted a patent for a new metal additive manufacturing system.The company was founded by ex-Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) engineer James DeMuth and has raised a total of $3.4 million in June 2016. DeMuth left LLNL in 2015 at the same time Seurat was founded. Since then, the federal research
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New European Additive Manufacturing Strategy urges for more funding and increased standardization of 3D printing in the EU

New European Additive Manufacturing Strategy urges for more funding and increased standardization of 3D printing in the EU | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
As part of its third annual Additive Manufacturing European Conference this past weekend in Brussels, the European Association of Machine Tool Industries (CECIMO) has released The 'European Additive Manufacturing Strategy,' a 20-page document pushing EU policy makers to see the bigger picture of 3D printing in Europe.
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3D printing helps ETH Zurich scientists create beating silicone heart

3D printing helps ETH Zurich scientists create beating silicone heart | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
Functional Materials Laboratory researchers at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETH Zurich) have used 3D printing to create a silicone heart that beats almost like the real thing. The artificial heart can last for around 3,000 beats, or 30 to 45 minutes.
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Johnson Matthey 3D prints with precious metals to produce anti-bacterial prosthesis

Johnson Matthey 3D prints with precious metals to produce anti-bacterial prosthesis | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
British chemical company Johnson Matthey has identified the potential of 3D printing with precious metals for medical applications. As part of consortium the company use 3D printing to create anti-bacterial prosthesis.Together with researchers at University of Birmingham, the consortium is funded by the UK's Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).Anti-bacterial prosthesisWhile most 3D printed
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Least Dense 3D-Printed Graphene Structure Enabled by New Technique

Least Dense 3D-Printed Graphene Structure Enabled by New Technique | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
ENGINEERING.com speaks to Chi Zhou about his team’s unique graphene 3D printing technology.
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IdiPAZ scientists hope to make 3D printed replacement corneas available within 5 years

IdiPAZ scientists hope to make 3D printed replacement corneas available within 5 years | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
IdiPAZ scientists based in Madrid have been collaborating with experts at MIT and Harvard in order to develop the technology to 3D print corneas. Patients in need of transplants will no longer have to wait for a suitable donor, as these 3D bio-printed corneas will be tailored to be a biological match, using their own stem cells.
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More 3D printed bikinis: 'Coral' collection from aRks 3d confuses and delights in equal measure

More 3D printed bikinis: 'Coral' collection from aRks 3d confuses and delights in equal measure | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
aRks 3d, a Sicily-based design studio run by architects Samuel and Rosanna, has unveiled a collection of 3D printed bikinis. Described as 'ergonomic, ecological, unique, and tailored,' the 'Coral' swimwear collection is printed in PLA with cotton inserts.
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Optoacoustics, 3D Printing Form Sound Fields With Specific Shapes

Optoacoustics, 3D Printing Form Sound Fields With Specific Shapes | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
A method for generating ultrasound via light, coupled with 3D printing, has demonstrated the ability to form sound fields with specific shapes, for po
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Torc2 Develops Reusable Material That Melts at Low Temperatures For Medical Applications

Torc2 Develops Reusable Material That Melts at Low Temperatures For Medical Applications | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
Torc2 has developed a new material that is reusable because it can melt at low temperatures. The company is looking at the material as a safe and easy way to produce plastic prosthetics. While Torc2 primarily works on medical innovations, this material could have other diverse uses as well. The material itself is a blend of …
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This flexible, expandable 3D printed dress adapts to your body's movement

This flexible, expandable 3D printed dress adapts to your body's movement | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
Houston designer Maria Alejandra Mora-Sanchez is paving the way for 3D printed textiles with a new fashion garment in partnership with Cosine Additive. Her expandable 3D printed dress Loom is making waves across the textile and additive manufacturing industries, recently securing her the coveted James Dyson Award and Red Dot Award.
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Scientists 3D print complex ceramic microsystems for organ-on-a-chip biomedical research

Scientists 3D print complex ceramic microsystems for organ-on-a-chip biomedical research | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
A joint team of researchers from the Autonomous University of Madrid and ceramic 3D printing company Lithoz GmbH have developed complex 3D printed ceramic microsystems which could advance labs-on-chips and organs-on-chips.
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CNC Manufacturers getting in on the 3D Printing Business

Manufacturers of CNC equipment are increasingly attempting to cash in on the growth of 3D printing.
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Italian eyewear brand Safilo introduces ultra-modern, 3D printed OXYDO sunglasses collection

Italian eyewear brand Safilo introduces ultra-modern, 3D printed OXYDO sunglasses collection | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
Italian eyewear giant Safilo Group has taken a leap into the future of eyewear-making with its new OXYDO SS 2017 sunglasses collection. Manufactured in partnership with 3D printing company Materialise, the collection features a number of avant-garde 3D printed frames.
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Gartner releases 2017 3D printing Hype Cycle

Gartner releases 2017 3D printing Hype Cycle | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
The 2017 3D printing Gartner hype cycle is now available.Hype, or the general interest around a new technology, is tracked by the U.S. research firm Gartner who publish their data in the form of a graphical representation.The hype cycle has become a standard fixture in many presentations
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Self-healing 3D printing gel means your broken phone screen could soon fix itself

Self-healing 3D printing gel means your broken phone screen could soon fix itself | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
A team of researchers in Melbourne have created a new 3D printable material that will allow objects to fix themselves. The self-healing gel can dynamically reform its chemical bonds, allowing it to change shape, structure, and color over time.
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ORNL team combines 3D printing and casting to make stronger, damage-tolerant composite parts

ORNL team combines 3D printing and casting to make stronger, damage-tolerant composite parts | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
Researchers from the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and Rice University in Houston, Texas have developed a novel process for creating 'damage-tolerant components' made from multiple materials. The innovative process combines 3D printing with traditional casting methods.
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Sonova introduces first 3D printed titanium hearing aid

Sonova introduces first 3D printed titanium hearing aid | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
Swiss hearing solutions technology company Sonova started using 3D printers for custom hearing aids at the start of the millennium.Expanding on this additive expertise, Sonova's hearing aid range has expanded to include the Virto B-Titanium - the company's first ever titanium device made using additive manufacturing.
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Scientists 3D print Parkinson’s medicine for “first time” with UV inkjet 3D printing

Scientists 3D print Parkinson’s medicine for “first time” with UV inkjet 3D printing | 3D_Materials journal | Scoop.it
New research into 3D printed medicine has shown - for the first time - that a combination of inkjet printing and UV curing can produce, “solid oral dosage forms” of drugs.The research opens the door for personalized medicine, improvements in small scale clinical trials and “
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