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Ryan Lodermeier

Top reasons to use 3D printing for jigs and fixtures

Jesse Marin, Design Services Manager, Stratasys Direct Manufacturing on how to maximise 3D printing for some of the lowest hanging fruit. Read more

5 Aug 2019 09:00 Guest Column

Medtech and 3D Printing: Challenges and opportunities

Thomas Prock, German and European Patent Attorney at Marks & Clerk discusses the challenges around IP in the medtech space. Read more

4 Jan 2019 10:00 Guest Column

Additively manufacturing fluoropolymers

Carlo Campanelli, PhD Researcher, Additive Manufacturing CDT, Faculty of Engineering at University of Nottingham on the potential for fluoropolymers in AM. Read more

22 Nov 2018 09:47 Guest Column

Sidestepping the pitfalls: ensuring safe and secure additive manufacturing

Dr Lee-Bath Nelson, Co-Founder and VP Business at LEO Lane, discusses the risks in transitioning to additive manufacturing and how companies can overcome them. Read more

5 Nov 2018 10:36 Guest Column

'Bind-and-sinter' additive manufacturing offers flexibility and productivity

David Brackett, Technology Manager for AM Technology at The Manufacturing Technology Centre discusses 'bind-and-sinter' AM technologies. Read more

10 Sep 2018 14:33 Guest Column

Digital Metal: Using 3D printing to cast metal parts in architecture

Mania Aghaei Meibodi, Senior Researcher, Digital Building Technologies at ETH Zurich on combining the geometric freedom of 3D printing and the flexibility of casting. Read more

28 Aug 2018 13:45 Guest Column

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Ella Marushenko Studio

Pushing additive manufacturing to the molecular limit

New research proves advanced materials containing molecules that switch states in response to environmental stimuli can be made with 3D printing. Victor Sans explains. Read more

10 Aug 2018 11:43 Guest Column

EU strong on additive manufacturing but the work is only just beginning

Filip Geerts, Director General of CECIMO gives his takeaways on CECIMO's Additive Manufacturing Conference. Read more

3 Aug 2018 14:58 Guest Column

Bio-compatible refractory metal alloys for patient-specific orthopaedic and dental implants

Guest column from Dr Habil. Markus Weinmannn, Senior Scientist Technology Scout, New Business Development, H.C. Starck, Tantalum and Niobium. Read more

15 May 2018 11:00 Guest Column

The 3 biggest questions for additive manufacturing in 2018

Gordon Styles, founder and president of Star Rapid, discusses the three biggest questions facing additive manufacturing this year. Read more

22 Jan 2018 11:34 Guest Column 2 Comments

tct@MATOF

Mark Lee/ 3D Printing in East Asia

A look back at the tct@MATOF 2017 Conference

Mark Lee, of 3D Printing in East Asia, reflects on the 2017 tct@MATOF Conference, which spanned two days and featured a host of keynote presentations delivered by industry professionals and researchers. Read more

22 Jan 2018 10:08 Guest Column

Possibilities of 3D printing for toy customisation

Josefa Galvañ at the AIJU Technological Institute, discusses the possibilities of additive manufacturing (AM) in the toy industry and the impact of current safety regulations. Read more

12 Jan 2018 13:45 , Guest Column

The 3D Printing Race is on for 2018: Functional Materials for Orthodontic Aligners and More

EnvisionTEC CEO, Al Siblani, discusses what he believes will be the major trends in digital dentistry and low-cost 3D printing in 2018. Read more

2 Jan 2018 09:10 Guest Column 1 Comments

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Marinus Van Breugel

Integrating the additive powder bed process into the manufacturing process chain

Ralf Loettgen, Expert Additive Manufacturing at GF Machining Solutions in Ipsach, Switzerland discusses AM in mould and die manufacturing. Read more

26 Dec 2017 10:00 Guest Column

The industrialisation of 3D printing: Why companies must now especially protect their IP and data

Dr. Andreas Leupold on the importance of protecting intellectual property and data in additive manufacturing. Read more

20 Dec 2017 14:00 Guest Column

Five steps for integrating 3D printing into manufacturing

Geoffrey Doyle, Director of Business Development, Digital Manufacturing at Jabil, provides a guide to getting started with 3D printing as a production solution. Read more

19 Dec 2017 14:00 Guest Column

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Renishaw

Design and manufacture considerations for medical implants

Dave Beeby, Principal Development Engineer, Additive Manufacturing Technology and Concepts at Renishaw, discusses the considerations for additively manufactured implants. Read more

18 Sep 2017 09:41 Guest Column

From Additive Manufacturing to Adaptive Production

John Hart, Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, discusses the role of academic institutions in driving additive manufacturing. Read more

14 Sep 2017 14:51 Guest Column

Experiences of commercialisation

Matthew Gilbert, co-founder of LimitState talks through his experience of commercialising a research project. Read more

12 Sep 2017 14:13 Guest Column

Why technology/design crowdfunding projects are extra risky

CEO and Co-founder of M3D, Michael Armani discusses why crowdfunding projects for new technology pose increased risk for businesses and backers. Read more

15 May 2017 14:34 Guest Column 1 Comments