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Current and future trends in solid free-form fabrication
Author(s): David L. Bourell; Joe Beaman; J. W. Barlow; R. H. Crawford; Harris L. Marcus; Lee E. Weiss
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Paper Abstract

Solid freeform fabrication (SFF) technologies have exploded exponentially since the early 1980s. One manifestation of this growth is a proliferation of new SFF processes and variations. A review of currently developed SFF processes is presented, and future trends are discussed.

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Date Published: 9 January 1997
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 2910, Rapid Product Development Technologies, (9 January 1997); doi: 10.1117/12.263339
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David L. Bourell, Univ. of Texas/Austin (United States)
Joe Beaman, Univ. of Texas/Austin (United States)
J. W. Barlow, Univ. of Texas/Austin (United States)
R. H. Crawford, Univ. of Texas/Austin (United States)
Harris L. Marcus, Univ. of Connecticut/Storrs (United States)
Lee E. Weiss, Carnegie Mellon Univ. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2910:
Rapid Product Development Technologies
Pierre Boulanger, Editor(s)

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