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3-D printing


3-D printed models to improve heart valve replacements

July 04, 2017 10:53 pm

"The idea was now that we can make a patient-specific model with this tissue-mimicking 3-D printing technology, we can test how the prosthetic valves interact with the 3-D printed models to learn whether we can predict leakage," Qian said.

3D printing, a viable new option for making nuclear components

June 20, 2017 1:47 am

Russia’s nuclear energy corporation, Rosatom, is in advanced stages of implementing a plan to develop advanced metal additive manufacturing technology by producing 3D printed parts for the country’s nuclear industry.

Printing wearable devices on human skin comes a step closer

May 12, 2017 5:18 pm

Researchers have developed a 3D printing technique which they believe could soon make it possible to print electronics directly on human skin.

Scientists successfully transplant tissue constructed by 3D printer

February 16, 2016 11:28 am

The accuracy of this new 3D printer means that in the near future, it could perfectly replicate more complex tissues and organs of the human body.

MIT scientists develop cheap 3D printer that can print with 10 materials

August 26, 2015 7:37 pm

Researchers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) have developed a cheaper, more user-friendly 3D printer.

Tinker, Tailor, Solder, Pi

January 27, 2015 7:11 pm

Thanks to new platforms, the maker community is using robotics and 3D printers among other tools to engineer cool innovations.

Gift your loved ones a 3D Christmas tree

December 16, 2014 4:38 pm

Researchers have revealed how to print a 3D Christmas tree efficiently and with zero material waste.

Indian-American researcher makes 3D-printed loudspeakers

January 29, 2014 2:35 pm

The loudspeakers are made up of a plastic body, conductive coil and a magnet. The researchers had to figure out how to design and print materials that could fit together and work right away.

EXPRESS READING: Tech predictions for 2014,the Candy Crush saga and Motorola Project Ara

December 14, 2013 1:30 pm

Here are the best tech stories you missed this week.

From making jewellery to saving lives,3D printing is changing the way we live

December 02, 2013 10:41 am

3D printers are just packaging,software is the most important aspect: Wim Michiels,executive VP,Materialise