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3D Printing Trade Association News – New 3D Printing Center To Open

German industrial group Thyssenkrupp plans to open its own 3D printing center this year to manufacture products for its customers. As well as producing steel, submarines and...

Association of 3D Printing | Bill Decker | April 25, 2017

Latest 3D Printing News – 3D Printing For Consumers – New Metal 3D Printer

3D Printing for Consumers: What Does it Mean for the Future of IP? – IPWatchdog.com http://news.google.com Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:10:51 GMT IPWatchdog.com3D Printing for...

Association of 3D Printing | Rich Benvin | April 25, 2017

Growth under pressure: New metamaterial designed with counterintuitive property

Inspired by 3-D printing, researchers explored development of one mechanical property called effective static compressibility. As they now report, by using a single cartridge it's...

ScienceDaily | April 24, 2017

3D-printing of glass now possible

Three-dimensional printing allows extremely small and complex structures to be made even in small series. A new method now allows glass to be used for this technique. As a...

ScienceDaily | April 21, 2017

Getting rid of cleanroom: 3D printing for more efficient chemical research

With the help of some designing, a few grams of plastic filament and a 3D printer, researchers made a unique device for studying chemical reactions, and improved their...

ScienceDaily | April 13, 2017

New 3-D printing method creates shape-shifting objects

A new 3-D printing method has been developed to create objects that can permanently transform into a range of different shapes in response to heat.

ScienceDaily | April 12, 2017

New method for 3-D printing extraterrestrial materials

3-D printing with lunar and Martian dust-based inks presents a new, sustainable method for extraterrestrial manufacturing of soft and hard structures and objects.

ScienceDaily | April 12, 2017

3D Printing Trade Association Discusses 3D Printing Branding

There are two hitchhikers on the road. One is holding a sign that says “Denver.” The other one is holding a sign that says “Denver, so I can meet my mom for dinner.” The second...

Association of 3D Printing | Bill Decker | April 12, 2017

3-D printing helps surgeons sharpen their craft

Surgical training is one more way that researchers are using 3-D printing to advance the quality of care. 3-D printed simulations of lifelike body parts allow surgeons in training...

ScienceDaily | April 11, 2017

3D Printing Industry Growth Predictions

3D PRINTING MARKET TO GROW AT A HIGH CAGR BETWEEN 2016 AND 2022 The 3D printing market is expected to reach USD 30.19 billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 28.5% between 2016 and 2022. 3D...

Association of 3D Printing | Bill Decker | April 11, 2017

Graphene, electricity used to change stem cells for nerve regrowth

Scientists are combining their expertise to change stem cells for nerve regrowth.

ScienceDaily | April 10, 2017

Inkjet process to print flexible touchscreens cost-efficiently

Flexible smart phones are desirable for a lot of users. Up to now the displays of the innumerable phones and pods are rigid and do not yield to the anatomical forms adopted by the...

ScienceDaily | April 10, 2017

Thin film transistors printed entirely with layered materials

Printed transistors have now been fabricated consisting entirely of layered materials. The team’s findings have the potential to cheaply print a range of electronic devices from...

ScienceDaily | April 7, 2017

Major breakthrough in smart printed electronics

Researchers have fabricated printed transistors consisting entirely of 2-dimensional nanomaterials for the first time. This breakthrough could unlock the potential for...

ScienceDaily | April 6, 2017

Speeding up the 3D printing process

Researchers have identified some bottlenecks in 3D printers, that, if improved, could speed up the entire process.

ScienceDaily | April 4, 2017