Engineers print metal on flowers and jello

Martin Thuo of Iowa State University and the Ames Laboratory clicked through the photo gallery for one of his research projects. How about this one?...

Acetal Bearing Housings, Four-Bolt Flange | Plastic Machining Company

Plastic Machining Company (PMC) offers low friction four-bolt and two-bolt flange bearing housings made from durable close-tolerance acetal, which offers incredible wear and noise...

Quantum material predictions

Solving a complex problem quickly requires careful tradeoffs – and simulating the behavior of materials is no exception. To get answers that predict molecular...
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Kodak Portrait 3D Printer that can fit on your desk

Kodak has launched its KODAK Portrait 3D printer at Formnext 2018 in partnership with Smart International, Kodak’s global brand licensee for all things 3D...

Boltaron® Electrical, Aviation, & Thermoforming Applications | Interstate Plastics

Interstate Plastics now provides Boltaron® 4330, a PVC–alloy FAR- and UL-rated ultra-high impact sheet. Easily thermoformed, Boltaron® sees the most use in aircraft and...

Sunnen and ANS Collaborate on Friction and Wear Reduction Technology

Sunnen Products Co. and Sweden’s Applied Nano Surfaces (ANS) have entered into a joint market development agreement to advance technology and applications based on...

Mysteries of ‘magic’ angle graphene superconductors

In spring 2018, the surprising discovery of superconductivity in a new material set the scientific community abuzz. Built by layering one carbon sheet atop...

Kumovis High Temperature PEEK Medical Printer

Last year at Formnext I spotted a young team standing around a 3D printer. This team was Kumovis. Kumovis launched a medical high-temperature FDM...

Study opens route to ultra-low-power microchips

A new approach to controlling magnetism in a microchip could open the doors to memory, computing, and sensing devices that consume drastically less power...

Scientists Bring Polymers Into Atomic-Scale Focus

From water bottles and food containers to toys and tubing, many modern materials are made of plastics. And while we produce about 110 million...