Manufacturing
Plasma Improves Adhesion of 3D Printing

Plasma Improves Adhesion of 3D Printing

Scientists from the University of La Rioja in Spain showed how polyoxymethylene (POM) can be an excellent engineering material for 3D printing when an atmospheric pressure air plasma treatment is applied on a polycarbonate (PC)‐printing base.

Melting Moon Dust

Melting Moon Dust

Through the ambitious Moonrise project, German researchers are looking to melt Moon dust in order to produce usable building materials on the Moon.