3D printing

New method to 3D-print glass objects developed

New method to 3D-print glass objects developed

The material, which remained liquid, was washed out in a solvent bath, leaving only the desired cured structure.

Apr 23, 2017, 17:10 PM IST

Green 3D printing is in the offing

A recent study has shown that plants may offer a green solution keeping in mind the effect of 3D printing.

Mar 04, 2017, 12:58 PM IST
Could 3D printing save our coral reefs? - Watch

Could 3D printing save our coral reefs? - Watch

The WWF estimates that 50% of the world's coral reefs has disappeared in the last 30 years. 

Aug 29, 2016, 14:13 PM IST
Meet Mark 1, the female humanoid robot that looks like Scarlett Johansson– Watch video!

Meet Mark 1, the female humanoid robot that looks like Scarlett Johansson– Watch video!

Ricky Ma was 42, who grew up watching cartoons featuring the adventures of robots, has successfully made a life-sized humanoid robot.

Apr 04, 2016, 17:09 PM IST

3D printing to soon tackle pollution

Led by chemistry professor Matthew Hartings from American University, the researchers demonstrated how to use commercial 3D printers to create a structure with active chemistry.

Apr 04, 2016, 15:48 PM IST
Broomstick flying to red-light ping-pong –check out 5 unbelievable gadgets at CeBIT

Broomstick flying to red-light ping-pong –check out 5 unbelievable gadgets at CeBIT

Here are five eye-catching gadgets from technology show CeBIT in Germany.

Mar 18, 2016, 11:12 AM IST

3D to transform consumer electronics future

With smartphones, drones, automobiles, 3D printing and the internet of things converging to deliver novel high-tech concepts, the 3D technology will transform how consumer electronics are manufactured and consumed, according to Dassault Systemes -- the world leader in 3D design software.

Dec 12, 2015, 19:59 PM IST

'India's technical capability can support 3D printing'

The technical capabilities of India can support 3D printing, says expert.

Dec 01, 2015, 19:12 PM IST

3D printers could soon create hearts, arteries!

The development could one day lead to a world in which transplants are no longer necessary to repair damaged organs, solving life's most complex health problems.

Oct 26, 2015, 11:50 AM IST

3D-printed robotic tentacle re-created

Till now, 3D printing methods could not print a soft robotic device with as much agility and degree of freedom as the new method provides.

Oct 16, 2015, 14:38 PM IST

Oz scientists hailed for 1st 3D-printed rib creation

Australian scientists have been praised for their role in creating the world's first 3D-printed rib, which was successfully used in a transplant in Spain.

Sep 11, 2015, 12:54 PM IST

New tool could make 3D printing easier, faster

Researchers have developed a new tool that could allow novices design 3D printed objects in minutes that would otherwise take experts hours to make.

Sep 04, 2015, 22:55 PM IST
3D-printed 'bench-top' brain a reality soon

3D-printed 'bench-top' brain a reality soon

In a step closer to creating a full-fledged “bench-top” brain, Australian researchers have developed a 3D-printed layered structure incorporating neural cells that mimic the structure of brain tissue.

Aug 04, 2015, 15:35 PM IST

Get ready for 3D printed customised pizza!

 We might soon be getting highly customised 3D-printed food items to eat. The technology is poised to be widely used in the food industry in the next 20 years to customise foods and expedite delivery of food to consumers, shows new research.

Jul 14, 2015, 19:33 PM IST

3D objects printed with 'ink' sourced from wood

Researchers have managed to use cellulose from wood in a 3D printer to churn out a variety of three-dimensional objects.

Jun 18, 2015, 15:20 PM IST

Cross Amsterdam canal on 3D printed bridge

Will you dare to cross a deep canal on a "printed" bridge? You may get a chance to try that soon.

Jun 15, 2015, 19:00 PM IST

3D printing to help treat Type 1 diabetes

Researchers have explored how 3D printing can be used to help treat Type 1 diabetes.

May 28, 2015, 15:51 PM IST

First 3D-printed copper rocket engine part is here

In a first, NASA engineers have used 3D printing to make the first full-scale copper engine part, a combustion chamber liner that operates at extreme temperatures and pressures.

Apr 22, 2015, 14:55 PM IST

New 3D technology prints objects 100 times faster

A US startup has developed a new 3D printing technology that uses light and oxygen to print solid objects at speeds 25 to 100 times faster than current technology.

Mar 18, 2015, 15:13 PM IST

Scientists 3-D print new windpipe cartilage

In a breakthrough, researchers claim to have 3D printed a windpipe cartilage designed for tracheal repair or replacement by using a patient's own cells.

Jan 28, 2015, 18:00 PM IST