Imagine the ability to make any part from any material directly from your computer or smartphone. What could you build? What if you could translate the 0s and 1s of a digital file or the pixels of a picture into matter? What if you could ascribe specific physical properties to any pixel in that file? What would you be able to do with that part? This is the promise of additive manufacturing. This new paradigm exploits the revolution in digital computation, communication and the way we ...


"Public-Private Teaming To Push Materials And Manufacturing Innovation" is Premium Content. Subscribing will provide full access to this article as well as the opportunity to access:
-- Critical intelligence on the global aviation, aerospace & defense industries
-- Consolidated, comprehensive coverage of the programs and technologies shaping the industry
-- And much more…

Already registered? here.