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US20140309764 ADAPTIVE MATERIAL DEPOSITION IN THREE-DIMENSIONAL FABRICATION  
The subject disclosure is directed towards adapting a three-dimensional model to surface geometry when fabricating a three-dimensional object. While partitioning model data into planar regions and...
US20100217270 Integrated Production of Patient-Specific Implants and Instrumentation  
Disclosed herein are devices, systems and methods for the automated design and manufacture of patient-specific/patient-matched orthopedic implants. While the embodiments described herein...
US20050288813 Direct write and freeform fabrication apparatus and method  
A direct write or freeform fabrication apparatus and process for making a device or a three-dimensional object. By way of example the method comprises: (a) providing a target surface on an...
US20070168074 Methods for supporting substrates during fabrication of one or more objects thereon by programmed material consolidation techniques  
Methods for supporting substrates during programmed material consolidation include securing a substrate in position over a support with a surface and, optionally, other features that receive the...
US20160009031 CLOUD COMPUTING SYSTEM, VEHICLE CLOUD PROCESSING DEVICE AND METHODS FOR USE THEREWITH  
A cloud computing system includes a network interface for interfacing with a wide area network. At least one wireless transceiver engages in bidirectional communication with a plurality of vehicle...
US20140088751 MULTICOLOURED FUSED DEPOSITION MODELLING PRINT  
The invention relates to a modified fused deposition modeling process for production of multicolored three-dimensional objects. More particularly, the invention relates to a 3D printing process...
US20120290118 Method and system for forming a dental prosthesis  
A system and method for use in constructing a prosthesis/complete restoration that obtains a digital dentition model, such as a 3D geometric surface model or a 3D volumetric image model, processes...
US20050251282 Method and apparatus for forming structures proximate to workpieces  
A method and apparatus for applying packaging material to workpieces, with a high degree of precision, and resulting articles. A machine vision system including at least one camera is operably...
US20150165690 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MANUFACTURING OF MULTI-PROPERTY ANATOMICALLY CUSTOMIZED DEVICES  
Systems and methods for using a three dimensional fabrication device, like a 3D Printer, for novel automation and additive manufacturing techniques in manufacturing medical devices such as...
US20100124731 DENTAL DEVICE AND METHOD FOR LINKING PHYSICAL AND DIGITAL DATA FOR DIAGNOSTIC, TREATMENT PLANNING, PATIENT EDUCATION, COMMUNICATION, MANUFACTURING, AND DATA TRANSFER PURPOSES  
A dental device and/or process include at least one scaled and shaped linking component to be supported by a dental model or an imaging template. The process includes scaling, aligning, and...
US20160016362 MOBILE TERMINAL AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING THE SAME  
The present disclosure provides a mobile terminal including a wireless communication unit configured to perform wireless communication with a 3D printer configured to print a solid object, a...
US20140129022 AUTOMATED MODEL CUSTOMIZATION  
A variety of computer automated tools are disclosed to assist consumers with using three-dimensional printers. Where a user also has access to a three-dimensional scanner, the tools may also...
US20140046473 AUTOMATED MODEL CUSTOMIZATION  
A variety of computer automated tools are disclosed to assist consumers with using three-dimensional printers. Where a user also has access to a three-dimensional scanner, the tools may also...
US20140129019 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR COMPUTER-AIDED TISSUE ENGINEERING FOR MODELING, DESIGN AND FREEFORM FABRICATION OF TISSUE SCAFFOLDS, CONSTRUCTS, AND DEVICES  
One aspect of the invention provides a material delivery system including: a plurality of nozzles and one or more controllers adapted and configured to control the plurality of nozzles to...
US20100291508 BIOCOMPATIBLE SHELL FOR BONE TREATMENT  
There are provided systems, methods and apparatuses related to bone augmentation shells. In particular, in accordance with an aspect, there is disclosed an apparatus for bone augmentation. The...
US20100312375 ARTIFICIAL BONE FORMING METHOD BY POWDER LAMINATION METHOD  
An artificial bone forming method, comprising a) a powder layer forming step (32) for forming, into a flat powder layer (6), a powder bone material (5) having biocompatibility and hardening by...
US20060136058 Patient specific anatomically correct implants to repair or replace hard or soft tissue  
The present invention relates to a system of preparing a one of a kind artificial or biological implant to repair or replace a bone or a tissue part in a living individual, the system comprising:...
US20090024243 Method and system for real-time monitoring and controlling height of deposit by using image photographing and image processing technology in laser cladding and laser-aided direct metal manufacturing process  
The object of this invention is to provide a method and system for real-time monitoring and controlling the height of a deposit by using image photographing and image processing technology in a...
US20110091832 RAPID PROTOTYPED TRANSFER TRAY FOR ORTHODONTIC APPLIANCES  
The present invention is directed to computer-implemented methods of making a transfer tray using rapid prototyping techniques, where the gingival edge of the tray is defined to intersect with at...
US20090210084 Rapid prototyping apparatus  
Apparatus for producing an object by sequentially forming thin layers of a construction material one on top of the other responsive to data defining the object, the apparatus comprising: a...
US20060184266 Method for making thin film devices intended for solar cells or silicon-on-insulator (SOI) applications  
In one inventive aspect, a thin film device is manufactured by (a) forming a porous semiconductor layer in the form of a thin film on an original substrate, the formation being immediately...
US20150177158 OPERATIONAL PERFORMANCE ASSESSMENT OF ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING  
Assessment of operational performance of an additive manufacturing apparatus is provided. Particle size images are obtained, in real-time during an additive manufacturing build process in which at...
US20150057785 THREE-DIMENSIONAL PRINTING APPARATUS AND THREE-DIMENSIONAL PREVIEW AND PRINTING METHOD THEREOF  
A three-dimensional (3-D) printing apparatus includes a processing unit, a base, and a printing head. The processing unit is configured to read and process a first digital 3-D model and is adapted...
US20140330421 SINGLE ACTION THREE-DIMENSIONAL MODEL PRINTING METHODS  
Methods and techniques of using 3D printers to create physical models from image data are discussed. Geometric representations of different physical models are described and complex data...
US20150273768 CYLINDRICAL COORDINATE METHOD OF CALIBRATION FOR CNC APPLICATIONS  
This disclosure relates to systems, apparatus, and methods for producing three-dimensional (3D) objects in a manner more rapidly and cost efficiently than heretofore achievable. A cylindrical...
US20080269939 DEVICE, SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ACCURATE PRINTING OF THREE DIMENSIONAL OBJECTS  
A method for building a three-dimensional object by depositing drops of material from a printing head onto a printing surface, layer upon layer is provided. The method includes providing data...
US20050012247 Systems and methods for using multi-part curable materials  
Solid freeform fabrication (SFF) systems for producing a three-dimensional object and methods of producing three-dimensional objects are disclosed. The SFF system includes a dispensing system and...
US20160236418 ERROR PATTERN COMPENSATION  
An accelerometer is supported on a print head assembly to determine actual acceleration, and a computer system is used to obtain and store information about error in movement along a specified...
US20100291505 Haptically Enabled Coterminous Production of Prosthetics and Patient Preparations in Medical and Dental Applications  
The invention provides a method and system for substantially coterminous modification of a patient situation and a manufactured prosthetic to achieve the desired fit. Rather than utilizing a...
US20100023155 METHOD FOR THE AUTOMATED PRODUCTION OF THREE-DIMENSIONAL OBJECTS AND TEXTURED SUBSTRATES FROM TWO-DIMENSIONAL OR THREE-DIMENSIONAL OBJECTS  
A reproduction is prepared wherein the length of the reproduction is varied by one scale factor and the deeps of the image produced in the reproduction is varied by a second scale factor. The...
US20140031967 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR RAPID PROTOTYPING OF COMPLEX STRUCTURES  
A method is provided for rapid prototyping of complex structures, such as complex bone structures and internal neural and cardiovascular pathways. The method involves loading the triangles from a...
US20150250934 Subject-Specific Artificial Organs and Methods for Making the Same  
An artificial heart includes an anatomically correct or patient-specific model of a natural heart, in which the model is substantially composed of an elastomer, and includes an actuation element,...
US20150094837 MOLDLESS THREE-DIMENSIONAL PRINTING APPARATUS AND METHOD  
The present disclosure relates to a moldless three-dimensional printing method and apparatus for applying the method. The method comprises intermittently feeding a continuous sheet material into a...
US20140324204 METHODS AND APPARATI FOR IMPLEMENTING PROGRAMMABLE PIPELINE FOR THREE-DIMENSIONAL PRINTING INCLUDING MULTI-MATERIAL APPLICATIONS  
A programmable pipeline for synthesis of multi-material 3D printed objects supports procedural evaluation of geometric detail and material composition, using program modules allowing models to be...
US20150378353 THREE-DIMENSIONAL WATERMARK GENERATION  
Markers may be included in items manufactured on demand by a manufacturing apparatus. The markers in such marked items may be detected by a scanning apparatus, and information and/or instructions...
US20140297014 THREE-DIMENSIONAL OBJECT FABRICATION USING AN IMPLICIT SURFACE REPRESENTATION  
The subject disclosure is directed towards three-dimensional object fabrication using an implicit surface representation as a model for surface geometries. A voxelized space for the implicit...
US20050023256 3-D adaptive laser powder fusion welding  
A 3-D adaptive laser powder fusion welding system provides for both modeling/gauging of a workpiece as well as repair, restoration, and/or manufacture thereof. By providing a work platform and...
US20060155418 Apparatus, method and article for direct slicing of step based nurbs models for solid freeform fabrication  
Direct slicing of CAD models to generate process planning instructions for solid freeform fabrication may overcome inherent disadvantages of using STL format in terms of the process accuracy, ease...
US20100228381 THREE-DIMENSIONAL MODELING APPARATUS AND THREE-DIMENSIONAL OBJECT  
A three-dimensional modeling apparatus includes a stage, a supply mechanism, a head, a movement mechanism, and a lifting and lowering mechanism. On the stage, a powder material is accumulated. The...
US20100143868 Method for the precise fabrication of dental components using a sintering or selective laser melting process  
The invention relates to a method for fabricating dental components. A set of geometric data is provided for the three-dimensional description of at least one desired dental component, and based...
US20160170387 3D PRINTER DEVICE, 3D PRINTING METHOD AND METHOD FOR MANUFACTURING STEREOLITHOGRAPHY PRODUCT  
The present invention provides a 3D printer device that determines whether an object to be manufactured with a 3D printer is previously permitted to be manufactured and cannot manufacture the...
US20100226502 Method For Fabricating A Hearing Device  
A method (10) for fabricating a hearing aid using a self-contained hearing aid production laboratory employing three dimensional printing technology. The method (10) comprises the steps of...
US20050131570 Procedures for rapid build and improved surface characteristics in layered manufacture  
Methods for improving layered manufacturing techniques to improve an objects' surface properties and shorten manufacturing time for support structures. One aspect of the invention forms surfaces...
US20160207263 TARGETED COOLING IN A 3D PRINTING SYSTEM  
Support structure bonding in objects manufactured by 3D printing techniques is improved by one or more targeted active cooling sources that reduce the bond strength between 3D model layers and any...
US20150286201 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DUPLICATING KEYS  
Systems and methods for duplicating keys are provided. In some embodiments, a system for creating keys is provided, the system comprising: a kiosk comprising: a key scanner capturing geometric...
US20150170013 Fabricating Information Inside Physical Objects for Imaging in the Terahertz Region  
The infrastruct fabrication and imaging technique described herein uses digital fabrication techniques to embed information inside objects and THz imaging to later decode this information....
US20090144975 System for Producing Flexible Circuits  
A method of producing a flexible circuit according to an embodiment herein include supplying a substrate layer film and supplying a cover layer film. A conductive ink is printed on at least a...
US20060111807 Device, system and method for calibration in three-dimensional model printing  
Devices, systems and methods for three-dimensional model printing. A three-dimensional model printer may, for example, calibrate, optimize, or indicate the need for replacement of or evaluation of...
US20150367580 THREE-DIMENSIONAL SHAPING APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CALIBRATING THE SAME  
A three-dimensional shaping apparatus according to the present invention includes a shaping stage, an ascending/descending unit, a shaping head, a light sensor, and a light source. The shaping...
US20130297062 Field Deployable Rapid Prototypable UXVs  
A 3D printer that can use ABS-plus plastic material deployed in the battlefield for printing polycarbonate, or rubber components individually or in combination to create component parts comprised...

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