Laser Processing in Manufacturing by R. CraferLaser Processing in Manufacturing by R. Crafer

Laser Processing in Manufacturing

byR. Crafer, Peter J. Oakley

Hardcover | December 31, 1992

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Lasers are now recognized as practical alternatives to conventional techniques for many industrial applications. After reviewing the basic theory the book provides an insight into equipment technology and applications.
Title:Laser Processing in ManufacturingFormat:HardcoverDimensions:308 pagesPublished:December 31, 1992Publisher:Springer Netherlands

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0412415208

ISBN - 13:9780412415203


Table of Contents

Preface. Introduction to lasers. Background to laser processing. Beam transmission systems. Pulsed Nd:YAG lasers in manufacturing applications. Continuous wave and Q-switched Nd:YAG lasers. CO2 gas lasers: engineering and operation. CO2 industrial laser systems and applications. Excimer lasers: principle of operation and equipment. Excimer lasers: current and future applications in industry and medicine. Practical aspects of laser processing. Index.