Printing small Virginia Tech Hokies for an upcoming lab tour
Great news from the DreamVendor team: All Makerbot Thing-O-Matics have been upgraded to provide higher quality prints
Dr. Williams give a webinar on how Virginia Tech Engineering uses Additive Manufacturing technologies to Invent the Future
We're excited about our new Spectra upgrade on our ExOne R2 upgrade
A new story on Dr. Williams' NSF Career Award for 3D Printing Copper
Congratulations to Dr. Williams for being awarded a NSF Career Award! Dr. Williams will explore Additive Manufacturing of Copper
Mariette DiChristina moderated a panel on Emerging Technologies That Could Change Our Future holding DreamsLab showpiece
Congratulations to Jacob Moore for successfully defended his Master's work: "Fatigue Characterization of 3D Printed Elastomer Material"
Late night 3D Printing Additive Manufacturing final projects
Dr. Williams holds a "Dive into 3D Design" workshop at the Taubman Museum of Art
The DREAMS Lab hosts Oak Ridge National Lab giving a talk to our Virginia Tech students about Additive Manufacturing
Dr. Williams is on stage at the Open Innovations Forum with Scott Summit from FormLabs talking about 3D Printing
Dr. Williams is at the Open Innovations Forum in Moscow. Here he will serve on a panel
Getting young folks excited about engineering and the DreamVendor
Dr. Williams is at Southern Virginia Higher Education Center - the Symposium on the US Renaissance in Additive Manufacturing speaking on Additive Manufacturing
An Objet blog entry has a nice picture of a multi-material 3D printed human elbow model made by VT students
Dr. Williams attends Atlantic Council to discuss global emerging trends of 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing
The DREAMS Lab and the DreamVendor was reported on WSLS
Dr. Williams attends the Additive Manufacturing Summit at the White House Conference Center
Dr. Williams, Y. Lee and J. Gero were presented the Best Paper Award at the ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conference
Dr. Williams and J. Gero present their paper "Exploring the Effect of Design Education on the Design Cognition of 2 Engineering Majors" at the ASME IDETC conference in Chicago
We have 42 undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in our Additive Manufacturing course for this fall
Dr. Williams is in Chicago for the ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conference
Spotlight: Virginia Tech engineering students use 3-D printers to make models, tools, totems.
Dr. Williams receives the 2012 International Outstanding Young Researcher in Freeform and Additive Manufacturing Award
Ph.D. Candidate Amy Elliott presents "An Investigation of Quantum Dot Nanoparticles on Photopolymer Resin or Use in PolyJet 3D Printing" at the International Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium in Austin Texas
Ph.D. Candidate Jacob Moore presents a poster titled "Using Additive Manufacturing to Create Tactile Instructional Models for the Visually Impaired" at the International Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium in Austin Texas
Dr. Williams gives a talk on "Examining Variability in the Mechanical Properties of Parts Manufactured by PolyJet Direct 3D printing
Ph.D. Candidate Jacob Moore gives a talk on "Fatigue Characterization of 3D Printed Elastomer Material" at the International Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium in Austin Texas
Dr. Williams and Dr. C. Seepersad presents: "Design for Additive Manufacturing Curriculum - A Project-Based Approach"
Ph.D. Candidate Nick Meisel presents "Lightweight Metal Structures via Indirect 3D Printing and Casting" at the International Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium in Austin Texas
Dr. Williams presents "Designing Hybrid AM Processes" at the International Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium in Austin Texas
The DREAMS Lab heads to Austin, TX for the International Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium
Dr. Chris Williams takes us inside the college's unique 3D printing lab in the Virginia Tech news video
The DREAMS Lab holds a workshop on 3D printing for K-12 STEM teachers at the NSF Center for E-Design's "Research Experience for Teachers"
Congratulations to Dave McCarthy on his MS thesis: "Creating Complex Hollow Metal Geometries using Additive Manufacturing and Metal Plating"
The DREAMS Lab holds a summer camp at Roanoke's Taubman Museum of Art focused on 3D printing called "Dive into 3D Design"
Dr. Williams has been invited to chair a session on additive manufacturing at the 2013 NAE G/A FOE Symposium
Congratulations once again to Jacob Moore, Austin Amaya, Ethan Groves, and Dr. Williams in the DREAMS Lab for being awarded the 2012 XCaliber Award for the integration of technology in teaching and learning for their work using additive manufacturing to create physical representations of math models for blind students
Congratulations to Jacob Moore, Austin Amaya, and Ethan Groves for their work with Dr. Williams and the DREAMS Lab producing physical representations of math models which was granted the 2012 Excellence in Access and Inclusion Award by Virginia Tech's Services for Students with Disabilities
The DREAMS Lab proudly unveils our newest creation: The DreamVendor!
Dr. Williams visits the Department of State to present on additive manufacturing technologies and their impact on policy
ASME's Journal of Mechanical Design publishes A Functional Classification Framework for the Conceptual Design of Additive Manufacturing Technologies
The DREAMS Lab and Virginia Tech's undergraduate/graduate additive manufacturing course spends the day in a Deep Dive working with prosthetics to help improve the Jaipur foot
Congratulations to Jacob Moore, Austin Amaya, and Ethan Groves for winning first place in the poster competition at the Interdisciplinary Research Symposium for their work using additive manufacturing to create physical representations of math models to aid learning for the visually impaired
The DREAMS Lab and the Atlantic Council release a collaborative policy briefing on additive manufacturing entitled "Could 3D Printing Change the World?"
Dr. Williams presents "Effects of Design Education on Design Cognition: A Preliminary Study of a Sophomore Design Course" at the Frontiers in Education Conference
The DREAMS Lab exhibits its research in the atrium of the Pentagon in Washington, D.C.
The DREAMS Lab exhibits its work at the National Defense University's STAR-TIDES event
Dr. Williams and Jacob Moore present two papers at the ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conference on their work in design education
Dr. Williams and Dr. Campbell present "Additive Manufacturing: State of the Art, Potential, and Implications" at the National Defense University
The DREAMS Lab displays its research at the VT Mechanical Engineering alumni event in the newly opened VT Advanced Research Institute in Arlington, VA
The DREAMS Lab presents three papers at the International Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium in Austin, TX
Dr. Williams and Dr. Camelio lead a week-long short course on Advanced Manufacturing for members of the Air Force Research Lab
DREAMS Lab hosts a "Product Design and Manufacturing" workshop for the NASA Inspire summer camp
DREAMS Lab offers a workshop on 3D Printing for participants of the 4H Virginia State Congress
DREAMS Lab hosts a "3D Printing in Art, Architecture and Engineering" exhibition at the Taubman Museum of Art in Roanoke, VA
Dr. Williams receives the W.S. "Pete" White Innovation in Engineering Education Award (see the article here)
Dr. Williams receives the Charles and Joan Nunnally Outstanding Engineering Education Faculty Member Award
Justin Stiltner and Daniel Dressner present at the 9th Annual Virginia Tech Undergraduate Research and Prospective Graduate Student Conference
DREAMS Lab hosts hands-on additive manufacturing booth at VT Kid's Tech University
Dr. Williams gives seminar titled "Additive Manufacturing of Metals, Ceramics and Biomaterials" to the Virginia Tech Materials Science and Engineering Department
Dr. Williams to give a talk entitled, "Additive Manufacturing and its Implications", to the Atlantic Council on March 23rd
ICTAS identifies additive manufacturing as an Emerging Technology research thrust area, partners with the DREAMS Lab
Jacob P. Moore awarded the Virginia Tech Graduate Teaching Assistant Excellence Award
DREAMS Lab to host a booth at Kids Tech University on February 26
A ZCorp Z402 3D Printer has been recently added to the DREAMS Lab
Dr. Williams awarded the 2010 Emerald Engineering Outstanding Doctoral Research Award in the field of Additive Manufacturing
Jesse Bernardo has successfully completed his M.S. degree!