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3D Printing News Sliced GoldenEye, Renishaw, Techniplas, Intel

3D printing to preserve dinosaur fossils; bringing back GoldenEye 007; metal powder production in China; 3D athlete tracking – all this and more inside today’s edition of Sliced, our 3D printing news digest. 3D print your own Golden Gun Conservationists from the Birmingham Museums Trust have used 3D printing to replace some of the missing bones […]

3D printing news Sliced: the Bloodhound project, Okuma, Stratasys, Nano Dimension

Today in Sliced, our 3D printings news digest, we take a glance at the latest restructuring at Aleph Objects; delve into the Bloodhound supersonic car; seek out the latest 3D printer releases; and even find a robot capable of playing holiday tunes… Companies featured in this article include Snapmaker, Hensoldt, Okuma, Nano Dimension, MIT Enterprise Forum […]

FAMU awarded $4.9m for 3D printing micro and biomedical materials

In the latest wave of grants from the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) Florida A&M University (FAMU) and the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering have received an award for $4.9 million dollars. To be delivered in instalments from September 2017 through August 2022, the grant will help the institutions establish the Center for Complex Materials Design for […]

UCF and UT win $400k for micro 3D printed light-bending research

The University of Central Florida (UCF) and the University of Texas (UT) have won a collaborative research award from the National Science Foundation (NSF). Over the course of three years the NSF will provide the project with $400,049. This money will be used for 3D printing photon funnels. As microscopic lattice-like constructs, photon funnels change the […]

University of Pittsburgh Receives Grants to Develop Modeling, Simulation for Additive Manufacturing

( — University of Pittsburgh engineers have received grants to develop modeling and simulation technologies and standard qualification methods for additive manufacturing, or 3D printing. The Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development and America Makes have awarded $150,000 as a Research for Additive Manufacturing in Pennsylvania grant for the “Automation Tools for Modeling AM… View Article