In the News

In the News

April 2017

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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