In the News

In the News

August 2018

How Machinable Are Support Structures in a Metal 3D-Printed Part?
Additive Manufacturing Today, August 27

The Front Line: For fewer unhapy returns, use a hospital readmission model
ISE Magazine, August 2018

July 2018

30 Under 30: Recognizing the Future Leaders of Manufacturing
Advanced Manufacturing Media, July 13

June 2018

6 Educators Share How They Are Using 3D Printing to Teach Their Students
Tech Guide, June 26

The Front Line: Penn State ISE dines with Bill, Melinda Gates
ISE Magazine, June 2018 (IISE login required)

Penn State to Install New Super Finishing Lab for 3D Printed Metal Parts
Additive Manufacturing Today, June 11

Penn State Opens Finishing Lab for Metal 3D Printed Parts, June 8

Geisinger researchers are developing a way to predict readmission risk — here's how
Becker's Hospital Review, June 8

May 2018

3 Reasons the U.S. Additive Manufacturing Skills Gap Is Growing
Design News, May 21

April 2018

Penn State students to pitch Smart Mirror design at international competition
WTAJ News, April 25

The Front Line: Fake news and real threats
ISE Magazine, April 2018 (IISE login required)

All Aboard the Additive Manufacturing Express
Advanced Manufacturing Media, April 10

February 2018

A.I. Will Become Our Inventor
Modern Machine Shop, February 22

How to sift through healthcare data
ISE Magazine, February 2018 (IISE login required)

January 2018

Drones could make parking easier
ISE Magazine, January 2018 (IISE login required)

Every College Student's Dream: An 8 am class on patents
Wired, January 20

Produce Better Hydraulic Components with Metal 3D Printing
Hydraulics and Pneumatics, January 19

Produce Better Hydraulic Components with Metal 3D Printing
Machine Design, January 19

Vortic Watches Sees Value In Old With Timeless Restoration
CBS Denver, January 18

Susan O. Schall, PhD, Recognized for Dedication to Industrial Engineering
Markets Insider, January 17

Additive Manufacturing Symposium to Highlight SOLIDWORKS World 2018, January 12

Hundreds of open doors for Penn State students at annual Spring Involvement Fair
Daily Collegian, January 7

December 2017

Final Five
ISE Magazine, December 2017

Inge Marcus granted honorary membership
ISE Magazine, December 2017

Conquering traffic congestion with mathematics, December 5

November 2017

Penn State student part of first place team in international 3M ‘Invent a New Future Challenge’
Daily Collegian, November 30

Connected During a Crisis. When Survival Depends on a Better Network
Huffington Post, November 14 - features alumna Nicola Palmer ('90 IE)

Can Computers Be Creative?, November 14

These Drones Spy Parking Spots
Electronics360, November 9

3-D printing's economic benefits are too big to ignore
The Hill, November 9

October 2017

Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers Honors Inge Marcus, October 30

THON partners up with Penn State athletics to raise money and awareness for the kids
Daily Collegian, October 27

Manufacturers need to prepare for additive technology, the next industrial revolution, expert says, October 19

Penn State professor addresses RACC's Manufacturing Summit
Reading Eagle, October 19

The Front Line: Quote, Unquote
ISE Magazine, October 2017 (IISE login required)

‘Made in CUSA’: Chinese Undergraduate Student Association makes Penn State home for International Students
Daily Collegian, October 9

September 2017

THON Director Thursday: Meet Dancer Relations Director Cara May Perrotti
Onward State, Sept. 28

Football For The Kids: Penn State THON prepares for its annual game
Daily Collegian, Sept. 27

UPUA passes a resolution encompassing a student-focused approach to campus recreation
Daily Collegian, Sept. 14

Penn State social entrepreneurship club Enactus makes big impact quickly
Daily Collegian, Sept. 12

August 2017

Intellectual property education crucial to America’s future
The Hill, August 30

Penn State senior Lisha Li finds her dreams at Disney co-op
Daily Collegian, August 28

Penn State Adds Kosher Dining Option Starting Fall Semester
Jewish Exponent, August 23

Business Briefs: PSU Engineers Take 3rd in National Competition

July 2017

Easing into AM
Modern Machine Shop, July 17

Before You Hit 3D-Print: A LIVE Roundtable on Industrial 3D Printing
Digital Engineering, July 11

Penn State Industrial Engineers Retrofit ABB Robot for FDM 3D Printing
Additive Manufacturing Today, July 11

June 2017

3D Printing News Briefs, June 30

The Front Line: Gaming helps personalized therapy level up
ISE Magazine, June 2017 (IISE login required)

May 2017

Dassault Systemes Highlights the Role of Simulation in 3D Printing
Digital Engineering, May 22

Green Fleet Technology, May 19

Green Fleet Technology
Electronic Component News Magazine, May 17

Green Fleet Technology
Science Daily, May 16

Green Fleet Technology
MilTech, May 16

The Front Line: Making the smartphone fit your hand
ISE Magazine, May 2017 (IISE login required)

Why Are Holes Circular?
Modern Machine Shop, May 1

April 2017

Sliced 3D Printing Digest: PyroGenesis, Etihad Airways, Stratasys, Canada Makes, Penn State, Megumi Igarashi
3D Printing Digest, April 25

Dissolvable Metal Supports for 3D Printing – for Real!
Rapid Ready by Digital Engineering, April 21

Gaming can improve physical and mental therapy
The Medical News, April 20

Gaming helps personalized therapy level up, April 19

Wanted: Flexible Shops and Open-Minded Pros
Modern Machine Shop, April 10

March 2017

Ergonomist Serves as Consultant on Newest Smartphone
USAgNet, March 28

New Dissolvable Metal Support Enables 3D Printing of Complex Metallic Structures
3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing, Volume 4

Penn State Named Site of Center for e-Design
HighBeam Research, March 13

February 2017

Finance Captains continue to take donations in the early morning hours
The Daily Collegian, Feb. 18

Asylum Music Club brings artists from near and far to State College
The Daily Collegian, Feb. 17 

Second session of TedxPSU showcases five speakers
The Daily Collegian, Feb. 12 (Professor Tim Simpson is pictured)

The cloud will check your machinery now
ISE Magazine, February 2017 (IISE login required)

January 2017

My Automaker is a 3D Printer
iQ by Intel, Jan. 31

New start-up app by Penn State students runs your 'Errandz' for you
The Daily Collegian, Jan. 26

TEDxPSU Announces 2017 Speakers, Registration
Onward State, Jan. 24

Penn State Beginning $1.5 Million Smart Manufacturing Project
Dauch Center for the Management of Manufacturing Enterprises, Jan. 13

Timothy Simpson appointed Paul Morrow Professorship at Penn State
3D Printing Industry, Jan. 11

Timothy W. Simpson Appointed Paul Morrow Professor at Penn State’s College of Engineering
Additive Manufacturing Today, Jan. 11

Engineers who make a difference: Experiences beat the blackboard
ISE Magazine, January 2017 (IISE login required)

December 2016

Researchers to Begin $1.5 Million Project for Monitoring Manufacturing Machinery
Prototype Today, Dec. 16

Researchers to begin $1.5 million project for manufacturing industry, Dec. 15

Physics-driven Spatiotemporal Regularization for High-dimensional Predictive Modeling: A Novel Approach to Solve the Inverse ECG Problem, Dec. 14

Abandoning Creativity: Why don't we pursue our best new ideas?
NSF Science 360 News, Dec. 14

The Front Line: Photogrammetry on the production line
ISE Magazine, December 2016 (IISE login required)

InfraTrac Successfully Applies Anti-Counterfeit Technology to 3D Printed Metal Parts, Dec. 5

November 2016

Reserchers Develop Lower-Cost Options For Blueberry Harvest Assist Systems
Growing Produce, Nov. 28

How Penn State Is Helping Honeywell Keep Current on Latest 3-D Printing Innovations
Honeywell Aerospace, Nov. 14

SciTech Now: Episode 305
WPSU, November 2016

October 2016

Penn State set to host first Immersive Reality Symposium on Halloween
The Daily Collegian, Oct. 28

Operations Warfighter
FF Journal, October 2016
(Parts made in partnership with CIMP-3D, co-directed by Tim Simpson)

Educators and Industry Discuss Need for Engineering Education to Adapt to AM
Additive Manufacturing Blog, Oct. 21

Penn State engineering students use 3D printer to build robotic arm
The Daily Collegian, Oct. 19

3 Predictions for the Future of Supply Chain by 2030
21st Century Supply Chain Blog, Oct. 13

Penn State researchers use photogrammetry to create small-scale manufacturing parts
The Daily Collegian, Oct. 11

The Effects of Gender and Idea Goodness on Ownership Bias in Engineering Design Education
American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Oct. 11

Penn State Engineering Students Use 3D Printing to Build Robotic Arm, Oct. 7

Early Career Engineers Learn About Additive Manufacturing in New York
American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Oct. 7

September 2016

Engineer Considers Digital Photography as the Future of Parts Manufacturing
Electronics 360, Sept. 22

Digital photography: The future of small-scale manufacturing?
Science Daily, Sept. 19

Three Honored with President's and Trustees' Distinguished Achievement Awards
Aerospace, Sept. 15

Two New Industrial Engineering Professors Join College of Engineering
University of Arkansas News, Sept. 12

Heavy metal impact: ASU engineer improving 3-D printing of metals
ASU News, Sept. 9

August 2016

Navy conducts first successful flight with ‘critical’ 3-D printed part
Stars and Stripes, Aug. 1
(Parts made in partnership with CIMP-3D, co-directed by Tim Simpson)

3D-printed, safety critical parts fly on V-22 Osprey
Military Embedded Systems, Aug. 1
(Parts made in partnership with the Penn State Center for Innovative Materials Processing through Direct Digital Deposition [CIMP-3D], co-directed by Tim Simpson)

July 2016

NAVAIR Marks First Flight with 3-D printed, safety-critical parts
U.S. Navy, July 29
(Parts made in partnership with the Penn State Center for Innovative Materials Processing through Direct Digital Deposition, co-directed by Tim Simpson)

June 2016

Chris Deegan named President of Gibbs & Cox
Marine Log, June 21

May 2016

Industrial & Systems Engineering at Tech honors alums at banquet
The Roanoke Times, May 12

ISE Welcomes New Faculty Member in Data Analytics and Data-Driven Optimization
Ohio State Department of Integrated Systems Engineering, May 12

Final Five with Hui Yang
ISE Magazine, May issue

April 2016

Local CPA Firm Announces New Hire in Lancaster Office
RKL News, April 25

USDA funds $4.75m blueberry harvesting project
Fresh Plaza, April 22

December 2015

Top 10 Stories of 2015
Additive Manufacturing, Dec. 30

November 2015

From Tinker Toys To 3D Printing: Meet Dr. Timothy Simpson
Onward State, Nov. 12

Research: Janis Terpenny
Industrial Engineer, November issue (IISE member login required)

September 2015

How to Manufacture a Stronger Career
Media Plannet Education and Career News, Sept. 25

Toolbox of Tomorrow
FF Journal, September issue

Stick with it
Cutting Tool Engineering, Sept. 1

August 2015

Schlow Library hosts first-ever "Makers Week"
WTAJ News, Aug. 26

Final Five with Conrad Tucker
Industrial Engineer, August issue

Taking 3D Printing Beyond Prototype
American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Aug. 18

3D Printing: Top Funds To Invest In The Next Industrial Revolution
Forbes, Aug. 9

July 2015

Game On
Industrial Engineer (IISE member login required)

June 2015

How Virtual Reality can Improve Online Learning, June 18

Is Additive Technology Rewriting the Future of Industry?
American Society of Mechanical Engineers, June 2015



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