Wohlers Associates Inc. and DEMAT GmbH will hold their sixth annual international conference on rapid prototyping at EuroMold 2004, a tooling technology trade fair held in Frankfurt, Germany. This year's conference, titled the Future of Rapid Prototyping for Conceptual Design and Series Production, will take place on Friday, Dec. 3. The trade fair runs from Dec. 1-4 at the Exhibition Center Frankfurt. For more information, visit www.euromold.com or www.wohlersassociates.com.
Producing high-quality end-production metal parts with additive manufacturing for applications like aerospace and medical requires very tightly controlled processes and materials. New standards and guidelines for machines and processes, materials, and printed parts are underway from bodies such as ASTM International.
Engineers at the University of San Diego’s Jacobs School of Engineering have designed biobatteries on commercial tattoo paper, with an anode and cathode screen-printed on and modified to harvest energy from lactate in a person’s sweat.
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