University of Nottingham’s Faculty of Engineering Celebrates World Engineering Day 2023 with Sustainable Projects for a Net Zero Future

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Engineering the world's sustainable future is one of the most important challenges of our time, and the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Nottingham is taking this challenge head-on. In honour of World Engineering Day 2023, they are showcasing their groundbreaking research in sustainable energy, sustainable cities...

Model life-size human heart 3D-printed out of cardiac tissue-like material

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Imagine you are a doctor about to perform open-heart surgery on someone. Would it help if you could do a test-run before the operation with a perfect replica of their heart? A team of engineers specialising in 3D printing have pioneered a new technique to allow for surgeons...

3D printed tissues could keep athletes on track

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Bio-engineers from Rice University and the University of Maryland have shown off their first success at engineering scaffolds which can act like osteochondral tissue. Problems with osteochondral tissue - the hard bone beneath a compressible layer of cartilage - can lead to painful injuries and disabling arthritis. Their...