Femtosecond laser materials processing

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Femtosecond lasers enable materials processing of most any material with extremely high precision and negligible shock or thermal loading to the surrounding area Applications ranging from drilling teeth to cutting explosives to making high-aspect ratio cuts in metals with no heat-affected zone are made possible by this technology For material removal at reasonable rates, we developed a fully computer-controlled 15-Watt average power, 100-fs laser machining system.

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Stuart, B. C., LLNL June 2, 1998.

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Femtosecond lasers enable materials processing of most any material with extremely high precision and negligible shock or thermal loading to the surrounding area Applications ranging from drilling teeth to cutting explosives to making high-aspect ratio cuts in metals with no heat-affected zone are made possible by this technology For material removal at reasonable rates, we developed a fully computer-controlled 15-Watt average power, 100-fs laser machining system.

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  • BIOS `98: an international symposium on biomedical optics, San Jose, CA (United States), 24-30 Jan 1998

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  • Other: DE98058694
  • Report No.: UCRL-JC--126901-Rev.1
  • Report No.: CONF-980117--
  • Grant Number: W-7405-ENG-48
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 310888
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc674845

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Stuart, B. C., LLNL. Femtosecond laser materials processing, article, June 2, 1998; California. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc674845/: accessed October 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.