News - 23 Jan 2019
At TCT Asia, Arburg will showcase additive production of functional plastic components made from qualified original materials. Two 200-3X freeformers will process medical TPE-S and flame-proof PC for...
News - 29 Jun 2016
A cube of Jell-O left on the kitchen counter would ultimately turn into a shrunken, hardened mass once all of the water within it has evaporated. The same occurs with hydrogels that are made mostly of...
News - 10 Feb 2015
Researchers at the University of Washington (UW) have developed a bone-shaped plastic tab that turns purple when stretched. The invention is a combination of custom chemistry and 3D printing,...
News - 20 Jul 2009
Researchers and engineers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have won eight R&D 100 Awards, which are presented each year by R&D Magazine in recognition of the...
Article - 21 May 2018
Laser (Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation) is an important technology in the field of medicine today.
Article - 22 Mar 2018
Xe plasma FIB allows for the fabrication of nano- and microstructures which are free from Ga contamination, which can cause unwanted effects.
Article - 16 Jan 2018
The density of the powder used for 3D printing feedstock can have a significant impact on the print quality, particle analysis can be used to analyse this.
Article - 12 Apr 2017
More recent research has produced 3D printed hydroxyapatite scaffolds, for bone tissue engineering, using a ZCorporation Inc ZPrinter 310 (now owned by 3D Systems Inc).
Article - 16 Jan 2017
For product and materials testing, force testing up to 5 kN represents the single biggest market segment.
Article - 23 Dec 2016
This article explains the benefits of the non-contact inspection method used by 3D optical profilers, and outlines the best practices and measurement results for some specialized PTB...