Oct 25, 2016
Rochester Institute of Technology will acquire the first liquid metal 3D-printing system from Vader Systems, a Buffalo-based company. It will be part of an array of high-tech equipment being used for research and product development through the New York state's Additive Manufacturing and Multifunctional Printing (AMPrint) Center located at RIT.
Oct 25, 2016
State opens Additive Manufacturing and Multifunctional Printing (AMPrint) Center at Rochester Institute of Technology
Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul joined state representatives, corporate partners and Rochester Institute of Technology leaders today in launching the Additive Manufacturing and Multifunctional Printing (AMPrint) Center, one of New York state's newest Centers for Advanced Technology.
The center, located on RIT's Henrietta campus, is among the first research labs in the world...
Oct 24, 2016
The RIT community can watch a live stream of Tuesday's dedication ceremony of the Additive Manufacturing and Multifunctional Printing (or AMPrint) Center.
The ceremony begins at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. A Ustream app is available for both Android and iOS mobile devices; after downloading, search "RIT Events" to find the stream.
The AMPrint Center,...
Oct 21, 2016
Rochester Institute of Technology received a three-year, $374,949 grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for faculty-researcher Rubén Proaño to study and help design a coordinated decision-support system for the global procurement of vaccines.
Vaccines are considered one of the most cost-effective interventions to raise health standards of children across the...
Oct 18, 2016
Rochester Institute of Technology received a five-year grant of nearly $1 million from the National Science Foundation to provide scholarship support to transfer students in undergraduate engineering and engineering technology degree programs.
The award, part of NSF's Scholarships in Science, Technology and Mathematics Program, will support 78 high-achieving, low-income transfer students from...