Category Archives: Polar Optics

3D Printing Industry review of the year December 2017

The 3D Printing Industry review of the year concludes in December. The final month of 2017 saw a number of federal, national and supra-national authorities publish strategy and legal guidance on 3D printing.  Together with news of novel engineering applications in 3D printing, our most popular stories were once again about medical applications. 3D Printing […]

Student to commercialize anti-epilepsy contact lenses using 3D printing

New Zealand student Logan Williams has invented a set of 3D printed “Polar Optics” contact lenses that have the potential to protect sufferers of photosensitive epilepsy from seizures. Williams, who is an MSc applied psychology student from the University of Canterbury, was inspired to create the Polar Optics lenses after learning about the adverse side-effects […]