3d printing applications

What Does the Future Hold for 3D & 4D Printing? Reviewing Current Processes & Ongoing Potential

Researchers come together to review both 3D and 4D printing, as well as exploring its ongoing potential in ‘Recent 3D and 4D intelligent printing technologies: a comparative review and future…

3D Printing News Briefs: March 20, 2020

Leading off our 3D Printing News Briefs today, the Wohlers Report for 2020 has been released. Moving on, Nanofabrica has achieved excellent results of direct rapid soft tooling with 3D…

GE Global Research Developing Methods to Speed Up Laser Additive Manufacturing Processes

I’ve always found videos depicting time lapse designs to be really impressive, and time lapse footage can be really helpful if you’re trying to quickly show the entire span of…

Terrain2STL Lets Users 3D Print Topographic Maps from Google Maps Data

With their blend of art, science and implied adventure, maps have a way of pulling us in to their depiction of the details which make up our world. And perhaps…

3DIAX: Authentise Offers Application Platform with Greater Security for Online 3D Business Tools & Storage

The world is hungry for new innovations and those that evolve from digital design and 3D printing are at the top of the list. Thoughtful designers, as we speak, are…

A Plano-Convex Lens 3D Printed in Resin Could Revolutionise, Well, Everything

Terahertz Radiation (THz) is a range of radiation wavelengths that occupy a series of frequencies between microwaves and infrared light. This is called the terahertz gap, and while research into…

Tiny Chip From Caltech Could Revolutionize 3D Imaging

Three-dimensional imaging has a number of applications in bio-medicine, nano-particle characterization, security, robotics and gesture recognition. In the past, such systems have been either single pixel detectors or bench-top devices…