Laser systems, types and beam properties

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The first technical focused review chapter of the book is chapter 2, with a presentation of the working principles and construction of laser systems, laser beam generation mechanisms, types of laser systems, properties of laser beams and a general preamble of laser areas of application. The applications of lasers in additive manufacturing and in the fabrication of micro- and nano-components are highlighted in the chapter.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLaser Micro- and Nano-Scale Processing
EditorsAhmed Issa, Dermot Brabazon
Place of PublicationBristol
PublisherInstitute of Physics
ISBN (Electronic)9780750316835
ISBN (Print)9780750316811
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2021

Publication series

NameIOP Series in Coherent Sources, Quantum Fundamentals, and Applications
PublisherInstitute of Physics

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