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What’s next for additive manufacturing?

https://soundcloud.com/design-world/whats-next-for-additive-manufacturing Gordon Styles, president, and CEO of Star Rapid, a service provider in China takes a look at some of the changes he sees coming...

Covestro improves structures in cancer treatment vessel plastics

Wednesday - February 7, 2018 - When a cancer patient needs life-saving medical treatment, everything must work as designed, right down to the plastic...

Ford Files Patent for New Composite Cylinder Head

Last week, Ford filed a patent for a new type of composite cylinder head design that could reduce weight, slash manufacturing costs and save...

3-D PRINTING BREAKTHROUGH HELP SUBMARINES DIVE DEEPER

BROOKLYN, New York – A team of materials scientists at NYU Tandon School of Engineering has developed the first process to 3D print components...

A new radiation detector made from graphene

Graphene is a remarkable material: light, strong, transparent and electrically conductive. It can also convert heat to electricity. Researchers have recently exploited this thermoelectric...

Flexible Medical Devices Were Inspired by Squid Ring Teeth

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Medical devices powered by synthetic proteins created from repeated sequences of proteins may be possible, according to materials science and...

Snowball in a Klear Can

The Klear Can—a see-through molded plastic can—was developed by Milacron (Cincinnati) as an alternative to metal cans for fruits, vegetables, soups, meats and related...

Importance of Play, from Einstein to Today

A 3D-printable replica set of the blocks Albert Einstein played with as a kid is available from a new organization focused on the relationship...
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Leister HDPE Seahorse Workboat Construction

The Seahorse HDPE workboat components are constructed using Leister fusion welding tools which provide a seamless join with 100% strength that yields a long-lasting...

FEMTOprint Has an Eye on 3D Printing for MedTech Applications

  FEMTOprint, headquartered in Muzzano, Switzerland, has recently partnered with Galatea Lab, Instant Lab(EPFL, Switzerland), and the Jules-Gonin Ophthalmic Hospital (Lausanne, Switzerland) to explore how 3D printing can further the...