Tag: Georgia Institute of Technology

3D Printing news Sliced, GE Additive, Sketchfab, FILOALFA and Tecnun

Today’s Sliced answers the questions: what is 4D printing? How does it compare to 3D printing? Will we soon be riding bionic aircraft? All this and more from GE Additive, Sketchfab, FILOALFA and Tecnun. Protecting iconic statues Students are working with Project Regrind to convert plastic water bottles into 3D printing filament. Bottles are ground... Read More »

3D printed microneedles present pain-free alternative to syringes

With an FFF 3D printer researchers at the University of Texas at Dallas (UT Dallas) now have a new low-cost method of making microneedle arrays – a small syringe-alternative patch for administering drugs. The method combines a commercially available desktop 3D printer with a chemical etching technique. It enables the creation of ultra-fine microscopic pins in a... Read More »