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Characterisation of 3D printers using fibre Bragg gratings
Author(s): John Canning; Kevin Cook; Md. Arafat Hossain; Chunyang Han; Loic Chartier; Tristan Athanaze
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Paper Abstract

The extrusion nozzles of three low cost desktop 3D printers are characterised using optical fibre Bragg gratings. Temperature profiles show remarkably consistent distributions pointing to operation as good quality micro-furnaces potentially not only for 3D printing but also optical fibre drawing.

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Date Published: 23 April 2017
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 10323, 25th International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors, 1032316 (23 April 2017); doi: 10.1117/12.2263547
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John Canning, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia)
Australian Sensing and Identification Systems (Australia)
Kevin Cook, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia)
Md. Arafat Hossain, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia)
Chunyang Han, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia)
Loic Chartier, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia)
Tristan Athanaze, The Univ. of Sydney (Australia)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 10323:
25th International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors
Youngjoo Chung; Wei Jin; Byoungho Lee; John Canning; Kentaro Nakamura; Libo Yuan, Editor(s)

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