A seemingly minor investment announcement might have big implications for additive manufacturing.
Markforged announced a very useful new feature for their Eiger software platform.
New research shows a way to optimize human 3D printed implants for more personalized microstructure.
Smart data is a powerful tool that can enhance 3D printing and turbocharge manufacturing operations.
I had a chat with Teton Simulation’s Doug Kenik to find out where SmartSlice is headed.
During an Autodesk University session, experts demonstrated the benefits of generative design to perform part consolidation and optimize designs.
Intech Additive Solutions announced a new metal 3D printers that has a much bigger build volume.
I’m reading an interesting case study from Teton Simulation that illustrates an often-ignored fact of 3D printing: everything must work.
Oqton announced it has raised a massive US$40M from investors.
This week’s selection is “Feature-Driven Method for Structural Optimization” by Weihong Zhang and Ying Zhou.
When improving a 3D printed part, sometimes a different 3D printing technology is the best route as contract manufacturer HARBEC recently found.
A new online service has emerged that hopes to guide 3D printer operators to better printing parameters: 3DOptimizer.
This week’s selection is “Job Shop Lean: An Industrial Engineering Approach to Implementing Lean in High-Mix Low-Volume Production Systems” by Shahrukh A. Irani.
nTopology released the latest version of their nTop Platform software, 2.0, and it seems to include some incredibly powerful built-in toolkits.
What new features are found in COMSOL Multiphysics 5.5? We have a list of new features in the CAD optimization tool.
Researchers are developing machine learning systems that could potentially automate the complex 3D print parameters used in 3D printing jobs.
After watching a fascinating video showing a powerful strengthening technique, I am convinced we have a long way to go with 3D printing software.
The companies in the XponentialWorks portfolio are looking to enhance performance in generative design and additive manufacturing.
We had a chat with a company that hopes to bring the concept of “one-click printing” to the world.
This week’s selection is the detailed work, “A Hands-On Introduction to Topology Optimization” by Amir M. Mirzendehdel.
As a manufacturing technology, 3D printing is only as powerful as the designs that it is used to create.