2010, 2020

NRF’s RIE News magazine: Printing an arsenal of pandemic preparedness

NRF’s RIE News magazine published an interview with Prof Chua Chee Kai and his views on how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the field of additive manufacturing, and how it will continue to influence it in the years to come.  Click for NRF Magazine Issue 11, October 2020.    
1010, 2020


It’s a fork – no, it’s a toothbrush! Wait – it’s also a pencil?   Students with Cerebral Palsy experience difficulties in activities of daily living (ADL) and learning tasks. This is due to a variety of reasons such as involuntary arm movements or difficulties in grasping objects from lack of muscle coordination. Together with the Cerebral Palsy Alliance Singapore (CPAS), our National […]
2809, 2020

All3DP: 3D Printed Structures: Most Important Projects

Over the years, we have worked with great minds in SUTD, AirLab for example is one of them. We are proud that 2 of their projects which DManD has directly/indirectly involved have been featured by All3DP alongside with others incredible creations from 3D printed structures around the world. The two structures from AirLab are the SUTD Time Capsule and AirMesh. Congrats to the […]
2109, 2020

Phys.org: Researchers Develop Simple Method to 3-D Print Milk Products

Phys.org published an article about a simple method to 3D-print milk products. The lead author for this research paper is PhD candidate Mr Lee Cheng Pau and the article also included a quote from principal investigator Assistant Prof Michinao Hashimoto. Original Link: https://phys.org/news/2020-09-simple-method-d-products.html A – D: 3D printed milk structures of couch, fortress, wheel, and cloverleaf, respectively. E: 3D printed cone containing liquid […]
1609, 2020

CNN: This is how we should build on Mars, scientists say

CNN featured a research paper regarding the use of chitin as a key ingredient for constructing colonies on Mars. The paper was co-authored by Assistant Prof Javier Fernandez. Original Link: https://us.cnn.com/2020/09/16/world/mars-building-material-scn/index.html A simple manufacturing technology based on chitin, one of the most ubiquitous organic polymers on Earth, could be used to build tools and shelters on Mars, according to a study published Wednesday. […]
1708, 2020

New Design Issue 144 : In Singapore — Designer Nation 

In Singapore: Designer Nation from New Design magazine has featured seven prominent designers from Singapore, one of whom is Assistant Prof Carlos Bañón.  Read the E-magazine here.  Pg 65- 66  Carlos Bañón | Founder of AIRLAB I’m the co-founder of AIRLAB and also an Architect and Professor at the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD). I have a huge interest in pushing the exploration […]
1208, 2020

SUTD Research News: 3D Printing Steps up to the Frontlines in the Battle Against Covid-19

The versatility of 3D printing has enabled on demand solutions for needs ranging from personal protection equipment to medical devices and isolation wards, proving the technology’s vital use in addressing worldwide disruptions in supply chains. The prevalence of the highly infectious coronavirus disease, COVID-19, has caused massive health and socio-economic upheavals worldwide. Major slumps in industrial production due to stringent lockdown measures […]
1108, 2020

News Medical: SUTD scientists use 3D printing to create heart cells from stem cells

News Medical published a research article about using 3D printing to create heart cells from stem cells. This research is based on work by EPD PhD student Das Rupambika and Assistant Prof Javier Fernandez. Original link: https://www.news-medical.net/news/20200811/SUTD-scientists-use-3D-printing-to-create-heart-cells-from-stem-cells.aspx  All humans start out from a single cell which then divides to eventually form the embryo. Depending on the signals sent by their adjacent cells, these […]
308, 2020

Congratulation to Associate Professor Joel Yang who was recently awarded NRF Investigatorship Award

Congratulation to Associate Professor Joel Yang who was recently awarded NRF Investigatorship Award for his Research Titled “3D Nanostructured Optics with Designer Elements (NODE) to Shape and Control Light”. Click here to see the List of awarded NRF Investigators.   Dr. Joel Yang is an Associate Professor of the Engineering Product Development (EPD) pillar at the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD). He holds a […]
2207, 2020

KNIT COLOR RELIEF: New installation at The Cocoon Space @ Design Orchard

In collaboration with Textile and Fashion Federation of Singapore, TAFF (the cocoon space @ Design Orchard), Assistant Prof Kenneth Tracy and his team have used TENCEL™ branded fibers by Lenzing and were colored using Matex’s award winning Megafix® dyes, Megafix® ECO, and MegaPro® ECO Sustainable Colors to showcase the combination of new textile design technologies. If you are in the area you […]