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3D Printing Progress
Aug 22, 2013
3D Printing: Retailers get a piece of the action

3D Printing: Retailers get a piece of the action

3D printers for home use are emerging from the relative obscurity of web-based sales - often, one suspects, attached to addresses corresponding to garages in residential districts - into the mainstream of the high street.
3D Printing Progress
Aug 16, 2013
Researchers build 3D structures out of liquid metal

Researchers build 3D structures out of liquid metal

Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed three-dimensional (3D) printing technology and techniques to create free-standing structures made of liquid metal at room temperature.
3D Printing Progress
Jul 26, 2013
3D-printed rocket engine gets its first fiery test

3D-printed rocket engine gets its first fiery test

NASA and Aerojet Rocketdyne recently finished testing a rocket engine injector made through additive manufacturing, or 3D printing.
3D Printing Progress
Jul 25, 2013
Home 3D printing - the health and safety opportunity

Home 3D printing - the health and safety opportunity

Readers may have noticed over the past day or two an epidemic of web-articles concerning a soon-to-be-published paper authored by the Institute of Technology in Chicago and the National Institute of Applied Sciences in Lyon relating to emissions from desktop 3D printers.
3D Printing Progress
Jun 25, 2013
Stratasys acquires MakerBot as VCs discover key to 3D printing money

Stratasys acquires MakerBot as VCs discover key to 3D printing money

Stratasys, global giant of industrial 3D printing, announced on Wednesday that it was to acquire MakerBot, the New York based privately held manufacturer of desktop 3D printers.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
3D Printing- Market Analysis and Forecast

3D Printing- Market Analysis and Forecast

3D printing constitutes a raft of technologies which have the common feature of additively generating a 3-dimensional object from a digital model. A key feature of 3D printing is the degree of complexity the technologies enable.
3D Printing Progress
Jun 12, 2013
3D printing looks set to pack a $4B punch by 2025

3D printing looks set to pack a $4B punch by 2025

3D printing has come of age, surpassing $1B in revenues during 2012 and with growth expected to continue across all target markets to 2025.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
3D Printing: The 20 year overnight success

3D Printing: The 20 year overnight success

3D Printing Progress
May 1, 2013
Research and development collaboration for 3D printing

Research and development collaboration for 3D printing

The scope of the collaboration will be to research the properties of graphene contained matter as working material for 3D printing.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 23, 2013
A new low cost tool for 3D circuit printing?

A new low cost tool for 3D circuit printing?

As a proof of concept the team have shown how the combination of heat and low intensity visible and UV light could in future be used as a precise, low cost tool for 3D printing of self-assembling, thin-film circuits on these films.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 17, 2013
Optomec to showcase advances in 3D printed electronics at conference

Optomec to showcase advances in 3D printed electronics at conference

Optomec has announced that the company will feature Aerosol Jet printing for 3D Printed Electronics applications at the IDTechEx Printed Electronics Europe Conference.
3D Printing Progress
Mar 28, 2013
Buiding a lunar base with 3D printing

Buiding a lunar base with 3D printing

Setting up a lunar base could be made much simpler by using a 3D printer to build it from local materials.
External Company Press Release
Optomec to present advances in 3D printed electronics

Optomec to present advances in 3D printed electronics

Aerosol Jet Printing for low and high volume 3D electronics applications will be highlighted.
3D Printing Progress
Mar 28, 2011
3D printing method advances electrically small antenna design

3D printing method advances electrically small antenna design

While most electronic components benefit from decreased size, antennas—whether in a cell phone or on an aircraft—suffer limitations in gain, efficiency, system range, and bandwidth when their size is reduced below a quarter-wavelength.
3D Printing Progress
Aug 12, 2008
3D Metamaterial

3D Metamaterial

Researcher claims to have made 3D metamaterial with a negative refractive index.
3D Printing Progress
Jan 8, 2008
3D printed silicon transistors - Japan

3D printed silicon transistors - Japan

Following the recent breathrough of the US company Kovio in printing nanosilicon transistors in thousands with much smaller size and better performance than printed polymer transistors we now have 3D printing of silicon, a completely different process.
3D Printing Progress
Aug 22, 2013
3D Printing: Retailers get a piece of the action

3D Printing: Retailers get a piece of the action

3D printers for home use are emerging from the relative obscurity of web-based sales - often, one suspects, attached to addresses corresponding to garages in residential districts - into the mainstream of the high street.
3D Printing Progress
Jul 26, 2013
3D-printed rocket engine gets its first fiery test

3D-printed rocket engine gets its first fiery test

NASA and Aerojet Rocketdyne recently finished testing a rocket engine injector made through additive manufacturing, or 3D printing.
3D Printing Progress
Jun 25, 2013
Stratasys acquires MakerBot as VCs discover key to 3D printing money

Stratasys acquires MakerBot as VCs discover key to 3D printing money

Stratasys, global giant of industrial 3D printing, announced on Wednesday that it was to acquire MakerBot, the New York based privately held manufacturer of desktop 3D printers.
3D Printing Progress
Jun 12, 2013
3D printing looks set to pack a $4B punch by 2025

3D printing looks set to pack a $4B punch by 2025

3D printing has come of age, surpassing $1B in revenues during 2012 and with growth expected to continue across all target markets to 2025.
3D Printing Progress
May 1, 2013
Research and development collaboration for 3D printing

Research and development collaboration for 3D printing

The scope of the collaboration will be to research the properties of graphene contained matter as working material for 3D printing.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 17, 2013
Optomec to showcase advances in 3D printed electronics at conference

Optomec to showcase advances in 3D printed electronics at conference

Optomec has announced that the company will feature Aerosol Jet printing for 3D Printed Electronics applications at the IDTechEx Printed Electronics Europe Conference.
External Company Press Release
Optomec to present advances in 3D printed electronics

Optomec to present advances in 3D printed electronics

Aerosol Jet Printing for low and high volume 3D electronics applications will be highlighted.
3D Printing Progress
Aug 12, 2008
3D Metamaterial

3D Metamaterial

Researcher claims to have made 3D metamaterial with a negative refractive index.
3D Printing Progress
Aug 16, 2013
Researchers build 3D structures out of liquid metal

Researchers build 3D structures out of liquid metal

Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed three-dimensional (3D) printing technology and techniques to create free-standing structures made of liquid metal at room temperature.
3D Printing Progress
Jul 25, 2013
Home 3D printing - the health and safety opportunity

Home 3D printing - the health and safety opportunity

Readers may have noticed over the past day or two an epidemic of web-articles concerning a soon-to-be-published paper authored by the Institute of Technology in Chicago and the National Institute of Applied Sciences in Lyon relating to emissions from desktop 3D printers.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
3D Printing- Market Analysis and Forecast

3D Printing- Market Analysis and Forecast

3D printing constitutes a raft of technologies which have the common feature of additively generating a 3-dimensional object from a digital model. A key feature of 3D printing is the degree of complexity the technologies enable.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
3D Printing: The 20 year overnight success

3D Printing: The 20 year overnight success

3D Printing Progress
Apr 23, 2013
A new low cost tool for 3D circuit printing?

A new low cost tool for 3D circuit printing?

As a proof of concept the team have shown how the combination of heat and low intensity visible and UV light could in future be used as a precise, low cost tool for 3D printing of self-assembling, thin-film circuits on these films.
3D Printing Progress
Mar 28, 2013
Buiding a lunar base with 3D printing

Buiding a lunar base with 3D printing

Setting up a lunar base could be made much simpler by using a 3D printer to build it from local materials.
3D Printing Progress
Mar 28, 2011
3D printing method advances electrically small antenna design

3D printing method advances electrically small antenna design

While most electronic components benefit from decreased size, antennas—whether in a cell phone or on an aircraft—suffer limitations in gain, efficiency, system range, and bandwidth when their size is reduced below a quarter-wavelength.
3D Printing Progress
Jan 8, 2008
3D printed silicon transistors - Japan

3D printed silicon transistors - Japan

Following the recent breathrough of the US company Kovio in printing nanosilicon transistors in thousands with much smaller size and better performance than printed polymer transistors we now have 3D printing of silicon, a completely different process.
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