UNH develops 3D printable metamaterial for camouflage and drug delivery

A weaving chain of interlocking shapes demonstrates a new material design that has the potential to create smarter medical and electronic devices. Created by researchers at the University of New Hampshire (UNH) the material, when activated, works as a mechanism to transform appearance in a way simil...

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Posted on Oct 23, 2017

First ever Polysulfone mold for Chinook helicopter part successfully 3D printed

A Polysulfone (PSU) mold, claimed to be the world’s first, has been successfully 3D printed and used to produce an oil drip pan for a Chinook, Boeing Vertol’s twin engine helicopter. The mold was created in a collaboration between Thermwood Corporation, Techmer PM, and Purdue University’s Comp...

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Posted on Oct 23, 2017

New home of Dr. Dre university school to include 3D printing and scanning

Iovine and Young Hall is the new home for the Jimmy Iovine and Andre Young Academy Arts, Technology and the Business of Innovation, a new institute at the University of Southern California (USC). The facility, Supported by music producer Jimmy Iovine and rapper and entrepreneur Dr. Dre (Andre Young)...

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Posted on Oct 22, 2017

Cranfield opens £35m future aerospace facility with the power of WAAM

Cranfield University, located in Bedfordshire, UK, has just opened a £35 million Aerospace Integration Research Centre (AIRC) center to boost the UK’s growing flight design and engineering ecosystem. The facility features an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) laboratory; a virtual wind tunnel; a ...

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Posted on Oct 22, 2017

3D printed device studies the life of flies for a better understanding of AI

The Gilestro Lab at Imperial College London specializes in the study of sleep and how it affects our everyday lives. By focusing on this particular aspect of animals and humans, the research seeks to illuminate features of consciousness, asking if and why sleep is a necessary part of life. A complic...

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Posted on Oct 22, 2017

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