Tag: additive manufacturing

Campus rallies to 3-D print protective medical gear

Posted by on March 23, 2020

Due to the overwhelming number of requests for assistance — and requests for help — we ask anyone interested in further information about this project to complete this form. Health care facilities in Missouri should request PPE from the state of Missouri by completing this request form. Makers wishing to print their own PPE may […]

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Missouri S&T awarded $1.45 million grant for energy research

Posted by on April 1, 2019

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The power plant of the future could be smaller, highly efficient and even portable, and researchers at Missouri S&T could play a key role in making this transformation happen.

Missouri S&T recently received a $1.45 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) to develop more efficient heat exchangers for energy production. Heat exchangers are devices used to transfer heat between two or more fluids and are commonly used in systems such as chemical plants, petroleum refineries, and refrigeration and air-conditioning systems.

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In new book, researchers address challenges of adopting additive manufacturing

Posted by on February 19, 2019

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A new book by a Missouri S&T researcher, her former doctoral student and the vice president of an additive manufacturing startup offer guidance for executives uncertain of whether to join the additive manufacturing revolution or wait until its adoption becomes more widespread.

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Missouri S&T professor receives manufacturing research medal

Posted by on May 8, 2018

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Dr. Ming Leu, the Keith and Pat Bailey Missouri Professor of Integrated Product Manufacturing at Missouri S&T, is being honored by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) for his role in advancing manufacturing research. The professional society has named Leu, who also directs the Intelligent Systems Center at S&T, the winner of its 2018 Milton C. Shaw Manufacturing Research Medal. The award recognizes significant fundamental contributions to the science and technology of manufacturing processes.

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S&T researcher helps Argonne accelerate 3-D printing

Posted by on September 6, 2017

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Lianyi Chen, assistant professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, is working with researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory and Carnegie Mellon University to understand the physics behind additive manufacturing and help eliminate structural defects in 3-D printed materials.

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Additive manufacturing: A new twist for stretchable electronics?

Posted by on January 3, 2017

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Electronic components that can be elongated or twisted – known as “stretchable” electronics – could soon be used to power electronic gadgets, the onboard systems of vehicles, medical devices and other products. And a 3-D printing-like approach to manufacturing may help make stretchable electronics more prevalent, say researchers at Missouri University of Science and Technology.

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Missouri S&T to host Research and Technology Development Conference

Posted by on August 5, 2014

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Missouri University of Science and Technology is gearing up to host its fourth annual Research and Technology Development (RTD2014) Conference next month.

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Researchers honored for ‘cool’ manufacturing process

Posted by on June 18, 2014

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The American Society of Mechanical Engineers recently recognized four Missouri University of Science and Technology researchers for their paper describing an additive manufacturing method for fabricating 3-D parts by extrusion of water-based ceramic pastes.

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Missouri S&T part of new Digital Lab for Manufacturing

Posted by on February 25, 2014

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Missouri University of Science and Technology is one of 23 universities joining with industry, governmental agencies and other organizations to form a new national institute for advanced digital manufacturing and design.

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3-D printers available for student use at library

Posted by on October 10, 2013

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Students at Missouri University of Science and Technology now have access to two new 3-D printers at the school’s Curtis Laws Wilson Library. The Missouri S&T information technology department purchased the Stratasys uPrint SE and SE Plus printer systems to make the technology affordable and available for all students.

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