From the Lab: Auxetic Smart Structures

Recently this article featuring a 3D printed door handle was published, showcasing the potential of ‘smart structures’, 3D printed with no moving parts. This technique is very similar to something I’ve been working on in my research in unit cells and auxetics.  In this blog I’ll explain how these two concepts can be utilised to READ MORE

Adelaide Makerfaire 2016 Review

This year I traveled to visit the Adelaide Makerfaire.  After hosting consecutive mini-makerfaires, Adelaide stepped up to host the larger version of the event in 2016, making it the largest of its type in Australia with over 100 stall holders. Here’s a short video tour of the event: The event seemed to be aimed towards families, READ MORE