Disney Researchers Reconstruct 3D Scenes from 2D Images

July 30, 2013 10:26 am Published by

Building 3D models from multiple 2D images captured from a variety of viewing positions is nothing new, but doing so for highly detailed or cluttered environments at high resolution has proved difficult because of the large amounts of data involved.

GE Takes 3D Printing to Massive Turbines

July 30, 2013 10:15 am Published by

Following GE Aviation's successful experimentation with making jet engine parts via 3D printing, other GE units are getting in on the act. GE Power and Water recently acquired a laser printer that is five times as powerful as the GE Aviation machine and can work with two lasers at the same time.