A presentation by Mahdi Bodaghi, Nottingham Trent University.
Recent advances in AM created 4D printing technology as an emerging technology for crafting meta-materials and smart devices that can change their shape and/or function on-demand and over time.
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“3D Printing of Inflatable Elastomeric Tensegrity Structures”, Presented by Fergal Coulter, Nottingham Trent University.This talk details the design of an additive manufacturing system for Dielectric Elastomer Actuators (artificial muscles), with uses in soft robotic and medical applications. Continue reading ““3D Printing of Inflatable Elastomeric Tensegrity Structures”, Presented by Fergal Coulter, Nottingham Trent University”