Materials en Returning to the Sea with 3D-Printed Fish <div class="node-body article-body">Could ionomers and 3D-printed fish change the way we think about propulsion in liquids?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 3D Printing Materials Mon, 30 Nov 2015 16:30:00 +0000 53791 at Sheet-Metal Allowance: Determining How Much Sheet Metal Is Needed to Make Curved Parts <div class="node-body article-body"><p>When engineers need to make curved or bent pieces of sheet metal, they use company-written tables, rules of thumb, and guesstimates to determine the length of straight stock needed for bending into a precisely measures curved part. But these methods are unavailable to some engineers.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Basics of Design Materials Mon, 30 Nov 2015 14:52:00 +0000 53781 at POLYURETHANE MATERIAL FOR APPLICATIONS AROUND THE GLOBE <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Freudenberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Hydraulic systems in mobile machinery often operate under extreme temperatures around the world. Seals made of appropriate materials are...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> White Papers Hydraulics Materials Fri, 13 Nov 2015 19:00:00 +0000 53541 at 3D Printed Rapid Tools for Injection Molding <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Stratasys </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, December 3, 2015 - <span class="date-display-start">14:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">16:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> Free </div> <div class="field-webinar-speakers"> <span>Speakers:&nbsp;</span> <p><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; line-height: normal;">Nadav Sella has worked for Stratasys (formerly Objet) for six years. He started as an Application Engineer at Objet, then managed Pre-Sales and Applications for the Emerging Markets, including Latin America. Today he manages worldwide Solutions Sales for the tooling market. Prior to Objet he spent five years in the semi-conductor industry (Applied Materials) as a Project Manager. He has a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Tel-Aviv University and an MBA from Bar-Ilan University.</span></p> </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body">Learn how 3D printed molds can cut turnaround time for your injection molded (IM) prototypes.</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 550pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> Display Promo Image on Page </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 3D Printing Webinars Materials Tue, 10 Nov 2015 19:13:00 +0000 53521 at FAQ's on Direct Metal Laser Sintering <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by Stratasys Direct Manufacturing </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What is Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS) and where does it fit in additive manufacturing? Are there any design guidelines to know when...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 3D Printing Design FAQs Materials Metals Tue, 10 Nov 2015 16:54:00 +0000 53491 at Interview: Bearings—Plastics vs. Metal <div class="field-deck"> Will plastic bearings replace metal ones? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Will plastic bearings replace metal ones? Nicole Lang, Product Manager for igus, compares the two, and presents some advantages of using plastic.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bearings Materials Fri, 30 Oct 2015 13:30:00 +0000 53211 at Cellulose Substrate Eyed for 3D Supercapacitor Technology <div class="node-body article-body">A one-step process seeds cellulose aerogel with conductive nanoparticles to create a flexible 3D superconductor with high capacitance and conductance. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Energy Sustainable Engineering Materials News Tue, 27 Oct 2015 14:59:00 +0000 53071 at Smart Materials: Looking for Problems to Solve <div class="node-body article-body">The term "smart material" originated over 30 years ago to refer to any material capable of changing its properties automatically in response to an external stimulus. Since then, popular and academic interest in the topic has risen steadily.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Contributing Technical Experts Materials Fri, 23 Oct 2015 15:38:00 +0000 52981 at Fill ‘er Up at NREL’s Hydrogen-Fueling Center <div class="node-body article-body">The NREL introduces another hydrogen fueling station for fuel-cell vehicles as part of its technology validation effort. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Automotive Energy Sustainable Engineering Materials News Mon, 19 Oct 2015 19:19:00 +0000 52881 at Waste Not, Want Not in 3D Printing <div class="node-body article-body">Different approaches can be taken to get the most out of your 3D-printing materials, as well as reduce waste.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 3D Printing Materials Wed, 14 Oct 2015 21:05:00 +0000 52771 at