There’s a lot of confusion around what the terms additive manufacturing and 3D printing mean.
Additive manufacturing, often referred to as 3D printing, is a computer-controlled process for creating 3D objects.
Table of Contents
Why industrial automation is important
Advantages and Disadvantages of Industrial Automation
The Hierarchy of Industrial Automation
Types of Automation Tools
Industrial Automation Examples
Automation in 2020 and beyond
Take a fresh, new sheet of paper, and fold it in half, like you’re making a paper airplane. Place the folded paper on the table in front of you. What happens?
- What do you do?
- What Exactly is FEM?
- What You Need to Know About Choosing a FEM Modeler
- FEM and Partial Differential Equations
- Finite Element Analysis
- Who Uses FEM?
- How to start building an FEM application?
Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) is a type of analysis that provides insight into solving complex problems, and allows engineers the ability to test the effects of fluid flow on their designs - this is done without the need to conduct real-world experiments.
WRL files are an extension of the Virtual Reality Modeling Language (VRML) format . VRML file types enable browser plugins to display virtual reality environments. The term VRML is often referred to as “worlds” or vrml world file - which is also what WRL actually stands for.
Voxels are to 3D what pixels are to 2D.
Firstly -- let’s examine what pixels actually are. Everything you see on your computer screen is made up of very small squares called “pixels.”
Point-cloud modeling is typically used in the process of 3D scanning objects.
Rather than defining surfaces through mathematical formulas, or building them out of rudimentary shapes like triangles -- point cloud modeling creates a representation of a 3D object with densely placed vertices -- or “points” -- along its surface.