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Innovative Surgery Guided by 3D Printing Alleviates Pain for Champion Sled Hockey Player

Innovative Surgery Guided by 3D Printing Alleviates Pain for Champion Sled Hockey Player

Firefly surgical technology in partnership with 3D Systems Healthcare and 3D printing delivers faster, simpler way to accurately place screws around critical areas during surgery When Mark Weimer emerged from the fog of pain medication after major spinal surgery, he didn’t think about how he was feeling. He thought about what he wasn’t feeling: the […]

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How 3D printing could help treat hearing loss

How 3D printing could help treat hearing loss

University of Maryland researchers created 3D printed implants of a tiny bone in the middle ear. Early results show a potential for improvement over current techniques. Researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore are looking at 3D printing to help treat hearing loss. A study that will be presented Friday at the Radiological Society of North […]

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German Materials Researchers Explore Zero Gravity Metal 3D Printing

German Materials Researchers Explore Zero Gravity Metal 3D Printing

Researchers at the German Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing (BAM) and TU Clausthal are working on a project titled “Powder-based additive manufacturing in zero gravity.” Poised to compete with microgravity metal 3D printing efforts from the likes of NASA and Made In Space, the team’s experiments have been conducted in a number of parabolic flights this […]

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WB Engineering Present Online Exhibition: NoMATERIA 2012-2017 | Build the Future

WB Engineering Present Online Exhibition: NoMATERIA 2012-2017 | Build the Future

The Last, October 30, 2017, we present the 3rd edition of the exhibition NoMATERIA, a virtual platform for the promotion and dissemination of Industrial Design in Venezuela. An initiative to support and boost creativity, productivity, innovation and Venezuelan talent. NoMATERIA 2012 – 2017 | Build the Future exhibits 50 projects, objects and products, which help […]

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ProJet MJP 3D Printers Micro 3D Print Middle Ear Prostheses to Bring Music to the Ears of Hearing Loss Sufferers

ProJet MJP 3D Printers Micro 3D Print Middle Ear Prostheses to Bring Music to the Ears of Hearing Loss Sufferers

Using a 3D Systems ProJet MJP high-resolution 3D printers, Potomac was able to get the very small, precise geometries needed with tight tolerances. 3D printing is frequently in the news as a process for manufacturing prostheses to replace lost limbs. It’s an obvious choice, especially when combined with 3D scanning, because it allows designers to […]

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