This Welding breakthrough could transform manufacturing

2 years ago — Long Read

A team of scientists and Engineers from Heriot-Watt University have welded glass and metal together for the first time using an ultrafast laser system. The new technique is a breakthrough...

MIT Engineers are now 3D printing glass

3 years ago — Long Read

Engineers at MIT have perfected a process that means 3D printers can now squirt out endless streams of molten glass. While the thought of a machine firing molten glass endlessly...

Ground breaking new 3D-Printing technique allows the printing of Transparent Glass

4 years ago — Long Read

A brand new 3D printing technique could allow scientists to print glass which incorporates different 'refractive indices' in a single printed piece of transparent glass. This could make finishing glass...