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How to Create Procedural Textures for Design & Engineering

Procedural texturing is a technique that can be used to generate surface textures for a variety of applications. This article will guide you through the steps involved in generating and applying a roughness…

Jonathan Harris
May 28, 2021

How to Design High-Performance Filters for Additive Manufacturing

Filtering contaminants from high-temperature and high-pressure flows can often justify the use of additive manufacturing, especially when the performance enhancements provided by advanced design techniques are considered. This article demonstrates this through two…

Jonathan Harris
May 6, 2021

Top 10 Architected Materials & Lattice Design Videos

nTopology is known for its unmatched architected materials and lattice structure design capabilities, and we have a lot of videos to prove it. Here we have compiled a list of our most popular…

Jonathan Harris
January 21, 2021

The Quest for Automotive Lightweighting

When it comes to designing cars, saving weight is a top priority. But there is more to it than just swapping steel for aluminum, or tearing out the back seats.

Jonathan Harris
May 28, 2020 • 6 min read

Control the collapse: Architected materials for impact absorption

The sixth NFL Helmet Challenge Design for Additive Manufacturing eSeries Blog

Jonathan Harris
April 15, 2020 • 5 min read

5 Techniques for Lightweighting: Doing More With Less

Everyone wants lighter parts, be it for quicker cars, cheaper air travel, or simply bragging rights at your next group bike ride. But it's often difficult to know where to start, with the…

Jonathan Harris
October 18, 2019 • 6 min read