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Recent News

Ribbon cutting

GE, Illinois Engineering celebrate installation of DMLM system at ARI

April 26, 2019   Representatives from GE and the University of Illinois gathered Thursday for a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the installation of the Concept Laser Mlab 100R direct metal laser melting (DMLM) additive manufacturing system.
Discovery Partners Institute

First 9 recipients of Discovery Partners Institute seed grants announced

March 28, 2019   The UI announced the first nine recipients Wednesday, saying they represent the kind of work the Chicago-based research institute wants to focus on — solutions to "grand challenges" in areas such as the environment and health, quantum computing, education and urban resilience.
Concept Laser 200R

Illinois Awarded a DMLM Additive Manufacturing System from GE

September 6, 2018   GE Additive concluded the 2018/19 cycle of its Additive Education Program (AEP) by announcing that the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is one of five universities in Europe and the United States that will receive a Concept Laser Mlab 200R direct metal laser melting (DMLM) additive manufacturing system.
Cloud manufacturing

Virtual Supply Chain Creates Digital Twin for Simulations and Optimization

June 14, 2018   The Applied Research Institute has partnered with Mechanical Sciences and Engineering at Illinois and Digital Manufacturing Design (DMDII) to develop an Operating System for Cyberphysical Manufacturing (OSCM).

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