There are several basic approaches to achieving a 3D scan, but one you may not have heard of is photometric stereo scanning.
New research could enable an explosion of very inexpensive, very high resolution 3D scanners.
Creators have crafted a method to add light on a 3D printed surface using a unique electroluminescent coating.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi dig into 3D printing and sanitizing efforts with UV light.
What is a light-stabilized material? Could it be used in 3D printing? If so, what could you make?
Charles Goulding and Peter Favata of R&D Tax Savers delve into 3D printing in the lighting industry.
Could the TPS concept revolutionize resin 3D printing? Open source Transparent Polygon Scanning could avoid patents allowing inexpensive resin 3D printers.
Need easy-to-use support structures? Researchers have discovered a way to automatically liquify a printable material after 3D printing using green light.
Charles Goulding and Rafaella July of R&D Tax Savers discuss 3D printing in the lighting industry.
Charles Goulding and Andressa Bonafe of R&D Tax Savers discuss 3D printing in lighting design.
Researchers at the University of Nottingham have developed what might be called “Photochromic 3D printing”.