A new type of graphene aerogel will make for better energy storage, sensors, nanoelectronics, catalysis and separations.
Rice University bioengineering researchers have modified a commercial-grade CO2 laser cutter to create OpenSLS, an open-source, selective laser sintering platform that can print intricate 3-D objects from powdered plastics ...
Steel is ubiquitous in our daily lives. We cook in stainless steel skillets, ride steel subway cars over steel rails to our offices in steel-framed building. Steel screws hold together broken bones, steel braces straighten ...
4D printing is unfolding as technology that takes 3D printing to an entirely new level.
Cornell University engineers have developed a method to re-create the arrangement of muscles of an octopus tentacle, using an elastomer and 3D printer.
Engineers make major breakthrough in developing silk 'micro-rockets' that can be used safely in biological environments
Sheffield engineers make major breakthrough in developing silk 'micro-rockets' that can be used safely in biological environments.
In January this year Microsoft announced the HoloLens, a technology based on virtual and augmented reality (AR).
3D-printing microscopic fish: Team demonstrates novel method to build robots with complex shapes, functionalities
Nanoengineers at the University of California, San Diego used an innovative 3D printing technology they developed to manufacture multipurpose fish-shaped microrobots—called microfish—that swim around efficiently in liquids, ...
New 3D printing technology unveiled this week sharply increases the size of objects that can be produced, offering new possibilities to remake manufacturing in the auto, aerospace and other major industries.