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Riaz Haq replied to Syed Shaheer Javaid's discussion Semiconductors in Pakistan: Where we stand and what could we do?
"As far as I know, there's no semiconductor fab in Pakistan. However, there are chip design centers operated by companies like Palmchip, Whizz Systems, OpenSilicon, etc.…"
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Jul 21
Riaz Haq posted a blog post

3D Printing Revolution Starts in Pakistan

3D printing (also called stereolithography or additive manufacturing) is a process for making a three-dimensional object of almost any shape. It uses a 3D model or other electronic data source primarily through additive processes in which successive layers of material are laid down under computer control.3D printing technology was introduced in Pakistan when Robotics Lab was launched in 2011 in Karachi. It was founded by two friends Afaque Ahmed and Yasin…See More
Jul 21
Riaz Haq commented on Riaz Haq's blog post Pakistani-American Inventor's Clear Braces Transform Orthodontics
"Working replicas of expensive scientific equipment could be made for a fraction of conventional costs using cheap 3D printers, possibly saving developing world labs thousands of pounds each time, says a researcher whose has written a book on…"
Jul 20
Riaz Haq commented on Riaz Haq's blog post Pakistani-American Inventor's Clear Braces Transform Orthodontics
"When most of us think of the countries that are at the forefront on 3D printing, Pakistan most certainly would be absent from that list. It’s simply a country where very little in terms of 3D printing has really caught on. This is changing…"
Jul 20
Riaz Haq commented on Riaz Haq's blog post Pakistani-American Inventor's Clear Braces Transform Orthodontics
"Innovating with 3D printing in Pakistan 3D printing has been around since the last two decades but was kept under wraps through patents. The moment the patents expired 3D printing began its steady boom. It was only a matter of time before the tech…"
Jul 19
Riaz Haq posted a blog post

Pakistani-American Inventor's Clear Braces Transform Orthodontics

Zia Chishti, a Pakistani-American serial entrepreneur,  founded his first company Align Technology in 1997 in Silicon Valley on the idea of creating clear plastic braces by using advanced 3-D computer imaging. The technology now trademarked as Invisalign has …See More
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    3D Printing Revolution Starts in Pakistan

    3D printing (also called stereolithography or additive manufacturing) is a process for making a three-dimensional object of almost any shape. It uses a 3D model or other electronic data source primarily through additive processes in which successive layers of material are laid down under computer control.



    3D printing technology was introduced in Pakistan when Robotics Lab was launched in 2011 in Karachi. It was founded by two friends Afaque Ahmed… Continue

    Posted by Riaz Haq on July 21, 2014 at 11:30am

    Pakistani-American Inventor's Clear Braces Transform Orthodontics

    Zia Chishti, a Pakistani-American serial entrepreneur,  founded his first company Align Technology in 1997 in Silicon Valley on the idea of creating clear plastic braces by using advanced 3-D computer imaging. The technology now trademarked as Invisalign has …

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    Posted by Riaz Haq on July 19, 2014 at 8:33am — 3 Comments

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