JEC Group have brought together the international community of composites leaders and executives in our Composites Circle as an unique networking opportunity to meet with both peers and future partners.
Professor and Architect Mark Goulthorpe, of the MIT Department of Architecture, confirmed as guest keynote speaker for the Future of Composites in Construction.
The Oak Ridge National Laboratory and University of Alabama at Birmingham will showcase live demonstrations on JEC Americas 2014 in Atlanta.
Additive manufacturing with reinforced thermoplastics by Oak Ridge National LaboratoryThe Oak Ridge National Laboratory will showcase an interactive demonstration stage on the exhibit floor, modeling 3D printable object “live” and sharing tips with attendees.Additive manufacturing has been gaining popularity in the recent years leading to the use and development of new materials. The focus of this 3D printing demo-live will be the improvement of part properties in fused deposition modeling by incorporation of second phase reinforcements.Live demos by the Materials Processing and Applications Development Center of University of Alabama at BirminghamThe University of Alabama at Birmingham will display an electro spinning station which can show spinning of nano-fibers from different solutions. These have applications in medical use, tissue engineering and for nonwoven mats.The live demos will feature:
More information: www.ornl.gov - www.uab.edu
Photo credits: Neotherix
For its third edition, JEC Americas is held on May 13, 14 and 15, 2014 in Atlanta. As for all JEC Events, many innovations are showcased during this trade show... from Americas and from abroad......