Archive for 3-D Printing

Justin McGinnity and Cody Piercey won second place at the Society of Manufacturing Engineers’ (SME) Digital Manufacturing Challenge for their paper “How Digital Manufacturing Gives Life to Customizable Safety Devices".


From aerospace and defense to digital dentistry and medical devices, 3-D printed parts are used in a variety of industries. Currently, 3-D printed parts are very fragile and traditionally used in the prototyping phase of materials or as a toy for display. A doctoral student in the Department of Ma…


Mauricio Coen, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Texas A&M University, has been awarded an Aggies Commit to Graduate and Professional Student Education Experiences Fellowship. He will use the $1,500 award to help fund expenses for the A3DPT-Mars: Advantages of 3-D Pri…


Metal additive manufacturing service bureaus are located in many regions over the world, but the Middle East is not one of them. Dr. Alaa Elwany, assistant professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University, jumped at the opportunity of a lifetime to partic…


Three-dimensional printing continues to grow in popularity and have varying applications across many industries; prosthetics for children is one of them. Twenty children will be receiving new, 3-D printed prosthetic hands thanks to a course in the Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M…